|Title||Letter from John McCrae to Helen Nelson|
|Year Range from||1900|
|Year Range to||1900|
.1 Letter handwritten in black ink on translucent beige paper. Surface of paper is slightly waxy. One sheet of paper folded in half vertically to create four "pages". Letter from South Africa discusses Boer War, entertainment, illness. .2 Envelope addressed to Miss Helen Nelson, Montreal. Brown, waxy envelope. Black ink printing in Deutsch across front.
.2 Postmark on front: "Army Post Office V R Natal(?) Field Force Nov. 7 1900 81" Postmark on back: "Montreal Dec. 14 24 00"
McCrae - Boer War