Inventory of the
Dorothy Henderson fonds

Inventory #F0227

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Fonds/Collection Number:F0227
Title:Dorothy Henderson fonds
Extent:0.03 m of textual records
Biographical Sketch/
Administrative History:
Dorothy Henderson was born in 1916. She was a long time member of the Margaret Laurence Home Committee Inc., serving at various times as its Secretary, Curator and President. She also authored two books about Laurence, 'Margaret's Special Places in Neepawa' and 'Writer in Residence'.
Scope and Content:

The fonds mainly consists of material related to Margaret Laurence and Dorothy Henderson's work as a member of the Margaret Laurence Home committee. Includes correspondence, newspaper clippings and articles, brochures, reports and programs.

Custodial History: The records were in the custody of Clara Thomas briefly in 2001 before they were transferred to the Archives.
Restrictions on
Access and Use:
No restrictions on access.
Finding Aid:File list is available.
Accruals: The fonds includes material from the following accession: 2001-052. Further accruals may be expected.
Related Records: See the Clara Thomas fonds (F0432) for related materials.
Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Dorothy Henderson, via Clara Thomas, in 2001.
Subject Access Points:Henderson, Dorothy Campbell, 1916-
Laurence, Margaret, 1926-1987
Margaret Laurence Home Committee Inc.
Provenance Access Points:Henderson, Dorothy Campbell, 1916-