Marjorie Curtis Collection

Made:
1917-2016
maker:
Curtis, Marjorie

The Marjorie Curtis Collection contains a selection of materials relating to the "Cottingley fairies" photographs, as taken by Elsie Wright and Frances Griffiths. Curtis was married to Percy Curtis, who was uncle to Wright and Griffiths.

The collection contains publications containing representations of the Cottingley fairies, promotional materials, newspaper cuttings and other published material relating to the photographs. The collection also includes family photographs of Marjorie and Percy Curtis, Elsie Wright, Frances Griffiths and other family members including Elizabeth Fieldhouse (Grandma Curtis).

Details

Extent:
1 clamshell box
Identifier:
CUR
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the NSMM access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the museum’s Insight facility.
System of Arrangement: