Rebellion, 1885 - Diary of N.W. Expedition / Toronto Brigade / C Company I.S.C. / Queens Own Grenadiers.

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Database ID24578
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionJ.E. Murray fonds
File/Item ReferenceMG60_E-IV-A-19 (Vol. 58)
Date of creation30 March 1885-18 May 1885
Physical description/extent1 notebook; 41 pages of textual records
Number of images41
Scope and contentPersonal diary of Major Smith of the I.S.C. Toronto Brigade during the Brigade's march west. Observations include health of fellow soldiers, the weather, and the monotony of waiting for next orders. Brief entries after 23 April 1885, final entry on 18 May 1885. Diary has metal clasp, black cloth covers and marbleized end papers. Item found within folder 2 of file Rebellion, 1885.
ContributerMajor Smith (author)
Copyright holderPublic domain
Copyright expiry datePublic domain
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Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesDiaries
Provenance Access PointMurray, Jean Elizabeth, 1901-1981
PlaceToronto, Ontario, Canada
Rat Portage, Ontario, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 4
Treaty 6
Cultural regionPlains
NamesMiddleton, Frederick Dobson, 1825-1898
Smith, Major
SubjectGovernment departments -- Militia and Defense
Northwest Resistance
Law Enforcement -- NWMP
Infantry School Corps
Toronto Brigade
Queen's Own Grenadiers
Date Range(s)1880-1889
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