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Catalog Number M1968X.168.1.23
Object Name Scrapbook
Title Scrapbook pages
Date circa 1925
Year Range from 1918.0
Year Range to 1930.0
Description Assorted loose pages, photographs, newspaper clippings, poems, stories in journals all dealing with the McCrae family.
There are a number of different illustrations of the poem "In Flanders Fields" as well as reply poems.
Newspaper clippings on unveiling the tablet at GCVI.
Newspaper clipping about a psychic who had contact with McCrae "Look after those who returned and those left behind" were his words from the dead.
Newspaper clipping about Memorial Window at McGill.
Newspaper and program about the Soldier's Tower and memorial at U of T.
.1 Front Cover
.2 Article on McCrae and some poetry on one side and We Shall Not Sleep poem on the eother side
.3 In Flanders Fields and America's Answer on one side and two articles "Book Reviews in Tabloid" and "Some Side Lines"
.4 In Flanders Fields Poem with illustration of poppies and cemetery and burned out building in background
.5 One one side 2 articles "Memorial Tablet Unveiled at GCI" and "In Flanders Fields by John McCrae"
.6 Yellow card with IFF and America's Answer
.7 One side has booklet "In Flanders Fields" and other side has Christmas Grrettings from Imperial Life Assurance Co. with IFF and America's Answer in it
.8 Christmas Greeting from Monarch Knitting Co. with IFF and Victory poems
.9 Program for the Entertainment and Ball in aid of the Patriotic Relief Fund of the Canadian Club of New York
.10 Poem "Rest In Peace"
.11 On one side card with illustration of Memorial Tower at U of T and article "Creation of an Epic" on ohter side IFF and Unbroken Line poems and articles "Poppies for remembrance" "Poem Suggested Idea of Poppy Day to Lord Haig" and "Poppies on Grave"
.12 On one side "The Torch of Flanders" and "The War Paintings" and on other side "Public School Pupils Present Striking War Tableaux at Graduation Exercises" "Bed of Flanders Poppies Dedicated in Chicago" and "In Flanders Fields"
.13 On one side "In Flanders Fields" "Messages From Dead at Demonstration" "An Answer" and a Christmas card. On the other side "Washington Star March 23, 1919" "A Canadian Poem - Eventide" "...The Tag Day..." "Stained Glass Window Unveiled at McGill"
.14 On one side "Facing East To Flanders Fields" on the other side "Poppy Day" "Where Poppies Bloom" "In Flanders Fields"
.15 On one side "Memorial Window to Medical Heroes" on other side "Ceremony for the Unveiling of Memorial Window" "Leading Scientists at Inauguration of Biological Building" "Flanders Poppies"
.16 On one side "Flanders Fields Author Left Few Other Poems to Posterity" on other side "The Anxious Dead"
.17 Piece of a scrapbook page with a portion of handwritten poem by Moina Michael. The rest of the page has some other poems on it . On the other side "His Pen was Greater"
.18 Pamphlet "The Soldiers Tower"
.19 Booklet "In Flanders Fields and To Those Who Sleep In Flanders Fields"
.20 "In Flanders Fields"
.21 "In Flanders Fields and America's Answer" on a green card
.22 In Due Season poem and several loose clippings "In Flanders Now" "Wanted - A Sonnet" "Adopt the Poppy" "Lieut.-Col. John McCrae's poems..." "In Flanders Fields the exquisite bit of verse..." "If Ye Break Faith"
.23 Back Cover
People McCrae, John
Search Terms McCrae - In Memoriam
McCrae - McGill University
McCrae - University of Toronto
McCrae - Poems
McCrae - Secondary Education
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute (GCVI)
In Flanders Fields
Subjects HISTORY
NEWSPAPERS
POETRY