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Catalog Number M1998.9.11.4
Object Name Envelope
Title John McCrae Correspondence July & Sept. 1900
Date 07/23/1900
Year Range from 1900.0
Year Range to 1900.0
Description .1 Purple pencil handwritten paper on beige paper. McCrae mentions a march from Pretoria and some action.
.2 Action with some Boers, camp at Bronkersprint, rain and cold, Lord Kitchener is in command.
.3 McCrae mentions some action, Australian sing song, 4 Italian ladies and rations.
.4 Envelope addressed to Mrs. Nelson of Montreal. Two separate stamps for army post and Canadian contingent Oct 10, 1900.
People McCrae, John
Nelson, Helen
Search Terms McCrae - Boer War
Subjects BOER WAR
COMMUNICATION
Dimensions 5.90 l x 3.46 w