Item 2018-056 - Newspaper clipping of 'The Recruit' poem by Helen Fairbairn

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CA ON00156 2018-056


Newspaper clipping of 'The Recruit' poem by Helen Fairbairn


  • 1916 (Creation)

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Helen Fairbairn was a clerk living in Ottawa at the time of the 1921 census.

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Donated in 2010, donor unknown.

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Poem, published in February 1916 (an article on the reverse of the poem mentions a candidates' meeting of the 1916 Peel by-election which took place on 23 February).

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