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Catalog Number M1968.250.1
Object Name Book, Sketch
Title John McCrae Boer War Sketch Book, 1900
Date circa 1900
Year Range from 1895
Year Range to 1905
Description This sketchbook is a light brown colour with a red/maroon spine. The cover is made of leather. It is filled with drawings, done by John McCrae during the Boer war in 1900. The cover has an inscription that is extremely faded: "John McCrae Lieut. R.C.A Africa, 1900" And on the inside cover, it says, " John McCrae Lieut. R.C.A. S. Africa. 1900"
People McCrae, John
Search Terms Boer War
McCrae - Boer War
McCrae - Sketches
Subjects BOER WAR
ARTS
SCENES
Dimensions Length: 19.5
Width: 16.5 cm