Vimy Pilgrimage collection
There have been two accruals. The first accrual consists of a telegram, programmes, menus, newspapers, post cards, and a commemorative medal. The second accrual consists of a passport, guidebooks, and a postcard of the Vimy Memorial.
Richard Hoken Joyce
He kept a small diary which documents the four years he served. The collection also contains sixty photographs, including formal portraits, unit photographs, aerial photographs, and 38 official Government of Canada photographs with captions added,...
Joyce, Richard Hoken
Agnew family fonds
The fonds consists of correspondence, photographs and realia. There are letters from all three sons to their mother and their father as well as letters from their father to their mother, one letter from Donald to Ronald, news clippings and post ca...
Pigeon Service Message
The message notifies Headquarters, RGA, of a successful attack by the 2nd Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
Evans family collection
The collection consists mainly of correspondence between family members and close friends during the First World War, as well as some military documents and photographs.
Norman Allatt fonds
The first accrual consists of the following items: trench maps, picket diaries, paybooks, notebooks, postcards, photographs and other items.The second accrual consists of two commemorative items: a certificate of recognition and commemorative phot...
Paper soldiers and battle scenes collection
Paper soldiers were a popular children’s entertainment or decoration beginning in the 1700s, rising to a height of popularity in the mid-19th century, before all but dying out after the Second World War. This small collection typifies the range of...
Robert Percy Wright fonds
The fonds consists of three bound journals. Each journal is brown, stamped "Army Book 152. Correspondence Book. (Field Service)". The first journal contains entries from 15 May 1915 to 31 October 1915, as well as a spoof on Genesis from the Bible,...
Wright, Robert Percy
Russell Markland fonds
The fonds consists of the book, correspondence concerning the publication of the book and the contract between Markland and the publisher, Erskine Macdonald. The correspondence consists of letters to and from Markland and several of the contributo...
Military vehicles report
Report, prepared by a Lieutenant Colonel of the Royal Army Service Corps stationed in Baghdad, describing the performance and maintenance record of military vehicles in Mesopotamia and Persia. It is dated 20 March 1919 and was sent to A.D.T, M.T, ...
Otto and Ada Hartmann fonds
The fonds consists of 26 letters, dated between March and October 1915 and five postal receipts. It has been arranged in chronological order, the letters in folders numbered 1-26 and the receipts in a separate folder. Four of the letters were sent...
John Shelley fonds
The fonds contains correspondence, photographs, printed materials, technical notebook and plan, and other materials.
J. McQueen Moyes collection
This collection consists of:
1. A poem written and illustrated by Moyes about the Second Battle of Ypres, at Saint Julien, Belgium. .
2. “Ready for the Trenches. Every man is now equipped with a splinter proof helmet before going to the Tren...
Moyes, John McQueen
James Herbert (Herb) Gibson fonds
The fonds consists of letters starting just prior to Gibson’s enlistment to his return to Canada, as well as pocket diaries for the years he served and some military documents.
Gibson, James Herbert (Herb)
James R. Allan fonds
The fonds consists of letters that he wrote to his mother in London, Ont. One of the letters contains detailed information on military actions.
Allan, James R.
C.T. Atkinson fonds
The fonds consists six letters to C.T. Atkinson, 1926-1930, regarding the publication of his book. There is one page of holograph notes, perhaps by a reviewer, news clippings of book reviews, and a publisher's circular for 1926 which does not list...
Atkinson, Christopher Thomas
Alfred Langsford Robinson fonds
The album contains 191 photographs. Subjects of the photographs include training at the riding school in Ottawa, the troops en route on the Adriatic, and photographs of time spent at Shorncliffe and Crowborough. Some photographs were taken at the ...
Robinson, Alfred Langsford
Albert E. Adams fonds
Fonds consists of correspondence with four enclosures and two newspaper clippings. Correspondence amounts to 77 letters by Albert E. Adams to his mother Sarah (Heighes) Adams and one letter to his sister Elsie Adams. Enclosures consist of British ...
Adams, Albert Ernest