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Catalog Number 1995.9.4.2
Object Name Letter
Title .1 - Letter to Mrs. F.J. Hutton from P.M. William Lyon Mackenzie King, 1939
.2 - Envelope from Office of the Prime Minister to Mrs. F.J. Hutton
Date 12/29/1939
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1939
Description .1 & .2 Letter and envelope from Prime Minister Wm. Lyon Mckenzie King, 1939.
.1 Letter to Mrs. F.J. Hutton, 105 Hearn Ave., Guelph from Office of the Prime Minister. White Rectangular parchment paper letter with the crest of Canada surrounded by "OFFICE OF THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA" in black. The letter is typewritten, but personally signed in black ink by the Prime Minister. The letter expresses the Prime Minister's regret that Mrs. Hutton's health is poor and he wishes her a speedy recovery. He also mentions how her work is invaluable and she will be sorely missed if she cannot return.
.2 Envelope with the crest of Canada on the flap and "PRIME MINISTER" in bottom left corner. Postmarked on front: "Ottawa, Dec.30/ 12.30 A.M. / 1939"
Illustrations: Typewritten/Printed
On letter: "DEAR MRS. HUTTON. I HAVE JUST LEARNED OF THE GREAT SUFFERING YOU HAVE BEEN CALLED UPON TO BEAR OF LATE, AND HOPE SINCERELY THAT IT MAY BE POSSIBLE FOR YOU TO SECURE SOME ATTENTION OF THE CONDITION THAT HAS CAUSED IT."
People Hutton, Gertrude Cross
King, William Lyon Mackenzie
Search Terms Hearn Avenue
Subjects GOVERNMENT - FEDERAL
PERSONALITIES
HEALTH
POLITICS - LIBERAL
Dimensions 10.04/8.07/4.33/5.31 in.- Length/Width/Length/Width