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Catalog Number M1998.9.14
Object Name Letter
Title Letter from John McCrae to "Mum"
Date 1914
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1914
Description Letter handwritten in black ink on beige paper. Watermark running vertically down the centre of the paper reads, "Bond". Narrow strip of red across top of page. Letter to "Mum" describes McCrae's lack of enthusiasm about going to war.
"160 Metcalfe Street Montreal" printed in blue at centre top of page.
People McCrae, John
Nelson, Helen
Nelson, Isabella
Subjects WORLD WAR I
COMMUNICATION
Dimensions 8.11/5.23 - Length/Width