Item iw-glen-103 - R.B. Nevitt's letters (transcriptions)

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R.B. Nevitt's letters (transcriptions)

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CA GLEN glen-1741-iw-glen-103

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  • July-December 1877 (Creation)
    Nevitt, R.B.

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13 letters (40 p.)

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Consists of transcripts of letters of "Barrie" Nevitt of the North-West Mounted Police, to his fiancee, Lizzie Beaty, in Toronto. The letters describe medical duties, occurrences at Fort Macleod, arrival of recruits, arrangements for Treaty 7, picnic, Indian battles in Idaho and Montana, trip to Fort Calgary, caring for Indians at signing of Treaty 7, meeting with Sitting Bull, preparations to return to Eastern Canada and change of plans, prairie fire, servant caught trading whiskey, shooting case, theatre presentations, treating Crowfoot (Blackfoot chief), Christmas, and New Year's celebrations.

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modified: 2004-01-15

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