Series MS-1901 - Alma Russell letters

Corporal F. J. Allen, Royal Canadian Regiment Group photo including Eustace R. Bidlake

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Alma Russell letters

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  • 1914-1927 (Creation)

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14 cm of textual records

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Series consists of letters of British Columbia men on active service with Canadian and British Expeditionary Forces, 1914-1918. Includes letters from W.J.H. Holmes and other land surveyors; also letters from former members of Provincial Library and Archives staff. Several letters addressed to Miss Russell, who collected and preserved correspondence as a war memorial.

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Accession number(s): 74A-227

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Scans and transcriptions of the correspondence available at

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