(2974) Holden = 1955 QK

Discovered 1955 Aug. 23 at the Goethe Link Observatory, Indiana University.

Named in memory of Edward S. Holden (1846-1914), first director of the Lick Observatory and founder of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. Name proposed by F.K. Edmondson in the ASP's centennial year and one year after the centennial of the Lick Observatory.

Minor Planet Circular (1989 Apr. 21): 14480