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Margery Allingham photograph

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PH 327

Scope and Contents note

The one photograph in this collection reads: Margery Allingham whose new book, The Mind Readers, is shortly to be published by William Morrow and Company Inc., photographed in 1965 in her home at Tolleshunt D'Arcy, in Norman Essex, England.


  • Creation: 1965


Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to the public.

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Conditions Governing Use note

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Biographical/Historical note

Margery Allingham was a writer born in London, England who produced many novels, short stories, and plays, mainly in the crime and mystery genres. She is best known as creator of the detective and adventurer Albert Campion.


0.25 linear feet (1 container)

Language of Materials



Margery Louise Allingham (1904-1966) was an English crime writer, creator of Albert Campion. The collection consists of one image of Allingham, seated in an armchair with two dogs, 1965.

General Physical Description note

1 container, including 1 photograph

Processing Information note

Collection processed by Megan Dazey.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Guide to the Margery Allingham photograph
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Finding aid prepared by Normandy Helmer
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA