28 06, 2016

Memory blooms in upcoming multimedia exposition « War Flowers »

2017-06-01T15:46:51+00:00juin 28th, 2016|Articles|

Montrealer Elspeth Angus’s collection of meticulously preserved letters sat undisturbed in the drawer of a child’s dressing table, and then in conservation boxes, for generations: hundreds of hopeful dispatches from her grandfather, Lieutenant-Colonel George Stephen Cantlie, sent from the epicentre of the First World War.