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Trip across Canada and the American Rockies Blake, Arthur E.


This is a handwritten travel diary of a journey taken in 1900 by A. E. Blake and H. A. Jamieson across Canada and to the United States of America, via the Canadian Pacific Railway.
The diary includes an enclosed letter from Arthur Blake to Betty Blackwell, dated December 29th, 1937. The letter outlines Blake's reasons for writing this diary and also refers to the enclosed newspaper clippings, which he wrote for The Field newspaper, circa 1906, concerning this journey.

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