World War I

1914 - 1918

A review of the World War I experience from a local point of view.

Nellie McClung Collection

McClung - VRBCA - 1915 - Camping in the Mountains (1914)

A journal of a journey to the north of Jasper via an old Indian trail. The writing is sufficiently distinct to suggest that the writer is Wes McClung. 

The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

PMA_2019_046303

    McClung - VRBCA - 1915 - Guiding the Child's Imagination (1915)

    Rough draft of a speech on one's reaponsibilities to the next generation.

    The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

    PMA_2019_046304

      McClung - VRBCA - 1915 - Short Commentaries (1915)

      Vignettes of short exemplars for use in speeches.

      The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

      PMA_2019_046305

        McClung - VRBCA - 1915 - Story of the Will (1915)

        A rough draft portion of a story exposing the issues surrounding dower rights.

        The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

        PMA_2019_046306

          McClung - VRBCA - 1915 - To Autumn (1915)

          A rough draft on a story describing the season of the year.

          The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

          PMA_2019_046307

            McClung - VRBCA - 1915 - Walker Theatre & Short Notes (1915)

            Short rough draft for a speech and further comments and anecdotes.

            The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

            PMA_2019_046308

              McClung - VRBCA - 1915 - Woman Suffrage (1915)

              Rough draft of a speech on the topic of woman suffrage.

              The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

              PMA_2019_046309

                McClung - VRBCA - 1916 - An Appeal to the Women of Alberta (1916)

                A booklet distributed during the campaign for woman suffrage in Alberta.

                The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

                PMA_2019_046310

                  McClung - VRBCA - 1916 - Grace Church Speech - Notes

                  Draft of a speech to be given in a Methodist church.

                  The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

                  PMA_2019_046311

                    McClung - VRBCA - 1916 - Minneapolis Banquet Card (1916)

                    A banquet card covered in notes for McClung's remarks, or perhaps a summary of the speaker's remarks.

                    The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.

                    PMA_2019_046312

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