Margaret’s Papers

Here’s a glimpse into Margaret’s papers. Many of her letters and diaries may be found at Westerly Public Library and Hollins University. Click on the images to see a larger version of the image.

 

Postcard to Dot Wagstaff Ripley. Courtesy of Laurel Galloway.
Postcard to Dot Wagstaff Ripley. Courtesy of Laurel Galloway.

 

MWB's diary page from 1927. She pressed her corsage into its pages.
MWB’s diary page from 1927. She pressed her corsage into its pages.

 

Margaret's notes for a talk defending Golden Books after someone called the books "cheap".
Margaret’s notes for a talk defending Golden Books after someone called the books “cheap”.

 

A portion of a letter to her former professor and mentor, Marguerite Hearsey.
A portion of a letter to her former professor and mentor, Marguerite Hearsey.

 

Part of a diary MWB kept from 1940 - 1943.
Part of a diary MWB kept from 1940 – 1943.

 

Draft of a poem
Draft of a poem

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