An open letter from a Winnipeg mother to Sir Wilfrid Laurier
- Union Government Publicity Bureau, Author
- Media Type
- Item Type
- An anonymous open letter to Wilfrid Laurier about World War One. The appeal originally appeared in the Free Press, Winnipeg, on August 14, 1917. "In Flander's Fields" by Colonel John McCrea is featured on page 3.
- Reprinted from the Free Press, Winnipeg, of August 14, 1917
Wilfrid Laurier (1841-1919) was Canada's eighth Prime Minister, holding office 1896-1911. Laurier was born in St. Lin, Quebec. He received a law degree from McGill University in 1864, and practiced law in Montreal and Arthabaskville from 1864-1896. Wilfrid Laurier was Liberal party leader from 1887 until his death in 1919.
- Modern Press
- Place of Publication
- Ottawa, Ont.
- Date of Original
- Aug. 1917
Width: 15.5 cm
Height: 23 cm
- Local identifier
- Sir Wilfrid Laurier collection
- Language of Item
- Copyright Statement
- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
- Recommended Citation
- Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
- Reproduction Notes
- S706 Disc5
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