Item iw-glen-178 - Harold McGill's letters

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Harold McGill's letters

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GLEN glen-1602-iw-glen-178

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  • 1917 (Creation)
    McGill, Harold

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59 letters (136 p.)

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McGill, Harold

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  • The material is in English.

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Consists of letters written by Dr. Harold McGill, a Calgary doctor serving in France during the First World War, to Emma Griffis, a Calgary nurse working at a military hospital in England. The letters describe life in the trenches, his medical duties at the front, his views on the war, and his engagement to Emma. (They marry in December.) For transcripts of these letters please visit the Dear Miss Griffis blog at

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