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Catalog Number 2003.92.1
Object Name Postcard
Title McCrae Memorial Garden
Date circa 1965
Year Range from 1955
Year Range to 1970
Description Colour: Blue/Green/Grey/Beige
Rectangular paper postcard with print of colour photograph on front and black print and blue ink on back. Photo is of McCrae memorial garden at McCrae house in Guelph. Summer scene with leaves on trees and blue sky. Photo was taken from open gate at corner of garden with house on the left of the photo, can see coachhouse in background painted green. No date.
Illustrations: Photocopy, Colour/Printed
On back: "Colonel John McCrea Memorial/ Guelph, Ontario, Canada/ Put Stamp Here/Post Card" Hand writing: "Hi Ray, I like it up here very much we go to the park every day we have a lot of fun and lots of drinks and stuff ha, ha. Thats all I have to say for now because Kay is waiting for the pen and its quarter to eleven/ Write soon Blair/ From Blair" Address: "Master Raymond Ryan/ The Front/ Bill Island/ Nfld"
People McCrae, John
Search Terms McCrae Memorial Gardens
Subjects ARCHITECTURE - McCRAE HOUSE
SCENES - RESIDENTIAL
TOURISM
WORLD WAR I
Dimensions 5.51/3.38 - Length/Width
14.0 cm L x 8.6 cm W