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MACDONALD, ELIZABETH ROBERTS, 1864-1922
LMS-0137

Elizabeth Roberts MacDonald fonds. - 1903-1922. - [ca. 128 leaves]; bound.

Biographical Sketch

Jane Elizabeth Gostwycke Roberts MacDonald, the sister of Sir Charles G.D. Roberts, was born in the Rectory of Westcock, New Brunswick in 1864. She married Samuel Archibald Roberts MacDonald in 1896 and lived in Fredericton, New Brunswick, in Nelson, British Columbia and in Ottawa, Ontario. She was the author of Our Little Canadian Cousin (1904) and was co-author with W.C. Roberts and T.G. Roberts of Northland Lyrics (1899).

Scope and Content

The volume contains manuscripts of MacDonald's poems. The place and date of writing are recorded for most poems and the date and place of publication are indicated for published poems.

Immediate Source of Acquisition: Acquired from a private collector. [1987-05]

Language: material in the fonds is in English.

Restrictions: none.

Finding Aid: none.

Related Records Different Fonds: Roberts family fonds0127 [1986-02].

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