Component PI-81-66.2 (5) - Canadian War Memorial prints at SAB

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Canadian War Memorial prints at SAB

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SaskHistory Magazine

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PI-81-66.2 (5)

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  • 2014 (Creation)
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    Williams, Myrna
  • 2014 (Creation)
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    Novak, Tim

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0.001m of textual records (4 p.)

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Item component is a description of how a series of prints that depict destruction on the Western Front during World War One (Canadian War Memorial Prints), that were purchased by Saskatchewan's Department of Public Works for a proposed Provincial War Museum came to be in the possesion of the Provincial Archives. Component appears on pages 14 to 17.

Article includes a list of the prints in the holdings of the Provincial Archives; and is supplmeented by reproductions of five of these prints ("Berthonval Farm"; "St. Jacques, Ypres", "Evening at Ypres", "Entering Ypres at Dawn"; and "La Grand Place, Arras").

Article is supplemented by photographs that depict: Gladys Crim, some colleagues and convalescent soldiers - Crim is shown holding bagpipes; unidentified nurse working on the ankle area of an unidentified solder; rows of soldiers laid out on stretchers with one nurse; from the funeral service for nurse Margaret Lowe, soldiers standing at attention with a small group holding a flag-draped coffin; an unidentified soldier (missing one leg) with a crutch under one arm and holding a fish in the opposite hand; and, "Queen Mary Tea Room at Woodcote Park Convalescent Hospital" with armed forces personnel at tables and at left someone at the piano.

Article is supplemented by drawings showing: the surrender of three German soldiers (captioned "Merci Komrad"); a single grave marker ("To an unknown British soldier killed in action at Ypres 29 April 1915") that was drawn by Corporal R. Gordon-Cumming; a man and woman (from behind) accompanied by two poems; German soldier as a "proposed design for the stained glass window of the future" accompanied by a poem by Corporal R. Gordon Cumming; a figure holding on to a post through which a shell has passed through (caption "The Last Post"); and a soldier smoking a cigarette whose smoke transforms into the image of a nurse (accompanied by note from C. R. Alexander).

Article includes coloured drawings (paintings?) showing: trees stripped of foliage and bomb bursts in air (captioned "Land marks of Ypres"); and a damaged building that has a path leading from foreground to background with an orange / red sky.

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Records are in good physical condition.

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  • English

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Use, publication, and/or reproduction of records subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act. Please consult reference archivist for assistance.

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Related material: Images used in article are available in the Provincial Archives, Regina office.

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Reference code comprises a unique value for the title Saskatchewan History (PI-81) followed by the volume number, the issue number and the relative position of the article to other feature articles in the issue.

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PI-81-66.2 (5)

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Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.

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  • English

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  • Latin

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