Item MS-2-236, SF Box 33, Folder 29 - Handwritten poem by E.J. Pratt

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Handwritten poem by E.J. Pratt

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MS-2-236, SF Box 33, Folder 29

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  • 1949 (Creation)

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2 pages (1 folder)

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Mrs Harris Esterbrooks lived in Sackville, New Brunswick, c. 1949.

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Donated to the Dalhousie Archives in 1975, by Mrs. Harris Esterbrooks

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Handwritten copy of the poem "The Decision," by E.J. Pratt, accompanied by a condolence letter from Viola Pratt to Mrs. Harris Esterbrooks upon the death of her son. The poem is dated 1923, but Viola Pratt's 1949 letter indicates that her husband copied it to accompany her correspondence.

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  • English

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English

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], MS-2-236, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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June 2012

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  • Box: MS-2-236, SF Box 33