Scope and Content

Assembled by Minnie Whiteside, and consisting of material relating to the architect Charles Holden, who came from Bolton and was a friend of J.W. Wallace. Includes: a postcard to Wallace dated 23 Dec 1909, sending greetings from 'all' (Minnie notes the sender as Charles Holden); a note to Mr Wallace [probably Jim, J.W. Wallace's cousin] from Holden; a copy letter from Holden to Miss [Caroline] Eccles (a duplicate of Eng 1186/3/6); 2 news cuttings relating to Holden's architectural achievements; and an invitation to Minnie to attend an exhibition opening at Bolton Museum and Art Gallery, where Holden is to perform the opening ceremony.