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Catalog Number M1996X.23.1
Object Name Collage
Title John McCrae Collage
Date 1947
Year Range from 1947.0
Year Range to 1947.0
Description Gilded wood frame that holds a piece of dark wool, which is a part of John McCrae's coat. The piece of material has been cut in the centre and now frame his photo which was a reproduction from a magazine. Beside the cloth is some dried heather and above, some purple and gold fabric. In the upper right corner there is a pin of the McCrae clan. On the back is a letter from Alderwoman Elizabeth Mowat (Nind) who presented this to the legion.
People McCrae, John
Nind, Elizabeth Mowat
Aitken, Bob
Search Terms McCrae Memorial Gardens
McCrae House
Subjects ARTS - VISUAL ARTS
COMMERCIAL - TAILORS
COMMERCIAL - WOOL, TEXTILES
COSTUME - MILITARY
Dimensions Length: 49.0 cm
Width: 41.7 cm