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Fonds F0040 - Walter Anderson Tennant Fonds
CA ACU TMM F0040
Walter Anderson Tennant Fonds
- 1915-1916 (Creation)
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Name of creator
Walter Anderson Tennant was born on October 9th 1885, in Fredericton New Brunswick. Prior to the outbreak of WWI he worked in lumber mills in the Yahk, B.C. area. Tennant enlisted with the Canadian Expeditionary Force on March 3rd, 1915 and served overseas with the 48th Infantry Battalion. Tennant died June 30th, 1919 of emphysema.
Material was originally received by donor's mother.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Dan Mackinnon, October 2, 2002.
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Scope and content
Fonds consists of one Christmas card, one post card blank, one post card written, and one silk handkerchief embroidered with WWI allied flags.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
No further accruals are expected.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Archival materials do not circulate and must be consulted in the TMM Library and Archives Reading Room. Duplication of materials in the collection may be subject to copyright and other restrictions. Please contact TMM Library and Archives staff for guidance on reproduction.
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Silk handkerchief located in map cabinet 1.1.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Fonds processed 2009.
This AtoM record was created by Jason Nisenson, September 2015.