Nebraska Authors

Margaret Neilson Armstrong

Born 1867-09-24 Newburgh, NY (USA)

Died 1944-07-18
Marlboro, NY (USA)

Buried 1944-07-19
Marlboro, NY (USA)
Christ Churchyard Cemetery

Prolific Book Cover Designer and Artist. Daughter of David Maitland Armstrong. Not a Nebraska author, but Nebraska author John Thornber was her co-author and co-illustrator for the 1915 book Field Book of Western Wildflowers. Included in the database for inquiries.

Places Lived

New York

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Visual Work


Nature; Botany; Botanical Illustrations


Book Cover Designer


Field Book of Western Wild Flowers. 1915. (with John James Thornber)

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Margaret Neilson Armstrong

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