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Catalog Number M1993.4.1
Object Name Letter
Title Letter from John McCrae to his mother
Date 08/03/1910
Year Range from 1910
Year Range to 1910
Description Letter; Letter written from John McCrae to his mother on August 3, 1910 from the Royal Alexandra Hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Written on hotel stationary (high quality paper), paper has hotel name and insignia printed in the top-centre in blue ink. Paper is folded horizontally. Writing in black ink on front of paper, and interior (half of right-hand page). Letter describes McCrae's preparations for his trip with Lord Grey.
Hotel insignia in blue ink "ROYAL ALEXANDRA, WINNIPEG, CANADA" Letter is hand written.
People McCrae, John
Grey, Earl (Lord)
Search Terms McCrae - Earl Grey Trip
Subjects CAMPING
GOVERNMENT
HISTORY-CANADIAN
TRANSPORTATION - WATER (BOAT/CANOE)
COMMUNICATION
Dimensions Length: 25.2 cm
Width: 19.9 cm