Letter from G. Robert Lindle to Eliza J. Padginton


Description
Creator:
G. Robert Lindle, Correspondent
Media Type:
Text
Image
Item Type:
Correspondence
Description:
Eliza J. Padginton Collection, World War II Letters
Colborne, Ontario
Notes:
Eliza J. Padginton (1862-1961) served the Colborne community as postmistress for over 70 years, beginning her career in January 1883 as an assistant to the Postmaster of Her Majesty’s (Queen Victoria’s) Royal Mail. She sent newspapers to enlisted Cramahe men and women during the Boer War (1899-1902), World War I (1914-1918), World War II (1939-45), and the Korean War (1950-53). Cramahe Township Public Library holds over 200 letters written by World War II soldiers both abroad and in Canada.

(Argyris, Eileen. How Firm a Foundation: A History of the Township of Cramahe and the Village of Colborne. Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press, 2000).
Date of Original:
194(?)
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
192le a-b
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.00012 Longitude: -77.8828
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder:
Copyright, public domain: Cramahe Township Public Library owns the rights to the archival copy of the digital image.
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Cramahe Township Public Library
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6 King Street West
PO Box 190
Colborne, ON K0K 1S0

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Letter from G. Robert Lindle to Eliza J. Padginton


Eliza J. Padginton Collection, World War II Letters
Colborne, Ontario