Margo Holden Papers
Identifier: SpC MS 0706-sc
Scope and Contents
The papers of a Maine author and illustrator. Included are a carbon copy of a typescript article "Down the Allagash", photocopies of sketches by Margo Holden, 17 short articles about the Allagash region, 3 letters relating to Harris W. Soule, and an article "Summer at Northeast Carry." Correspondents include Mr. Chatto and Malcolm Coulter. Included also is a copy of a letter from Malcolm W. Coulter to Harris Soule.
- Holden, Margo (Person)
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Margo Holden lived at Clayton Lake, Maine. She and her husband Carl owned a camp which was near one owned by Harris Soule. She wrote articles about life in northern Maine and along the Allagash River. Her father was an old-time camp and drive cook. She provided sketches for Harris Soule's book Northwoods tales and unusual recipes, published in 1971.
Malcolm Wilford Coulter was a professor of wildlife sciences at the University of Maine in Orono.
3 Folders (47 items)
Language of Materials
The papers of a Maine author and illustrator.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Margo Holden in 1973.
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- Allagash River Region (Me.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Chatto, Lawrence A.
- Coulter, Malcolm Wilford, 1920-
- Down East Carry (Me.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Letters (Correspondence) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photocopies Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Sketches Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Soule, Harris W., 1900-1971
- Typescipts Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Wilderness areas -- Maine Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the Margo Holden Papers
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