Fonds MS-2-771, 1 - Annie Belle Roome fonds

Letter from Chatham, NB Letter from Shelburne, NS Letter from Liverpool, NS Letter from Lockeport, NS Letter from Charlottetown, PEI Letter from Stowlangtoft, Suffolk Letter from Shorncliffe, Kent Letter from London Letter from Codford, Wiltshire Letter from France Letter from Stellarton, NS Letter from Belgium Letter from France Letter from France Field Service postcard Letter from Aberdeen, Scotland Letter from Blackdown, Surrey Letter from Reading Letter from Reading Letter from Shotwick, Chester Letter from Shotwick, Chester Letter from Shotwick, Chester Letter from Shotwick, Chester Letter from Shotwick, Chester Letter fragment from Shotwick, Chester Letter from Shorncliffe, Kent Postcard from Shorncliffe [?] Studio portrait of unidentified soldier in uniform

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Annie Belle Roome fonds

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MS-2-771, 1

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  • 1915-1919 (Creation)

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5 cm of textual records (1 box). - 5 cm of textual records

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Annie Belle Roome (nee Hollett) was a women living in Dartmouth in 1915.

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Fond consists of letters written by Captain Graham Roome to Annie Belle Hollett, and other miscellaneous correspondence recieved by Annie Belle Hollett. Many of the letters are accompanied by their original envelope. There is also a file containing envelopes for which no letters exist.

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  • English

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Letters have been transcribed and are available in print or as PDFs.

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Brigadier Richard Edward Graham Roome was Captain Graham Roome's elder brother. Richard ("Reg") was serving in France when Captain Groome arrived overseas and is mentioned in several of Captain Groome's letters to Ann Hollet.

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Preferred citation: Annie Belle Roome fonds, MS-2-771,Box, Folder, Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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February 2012

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