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Letter from Colin Fox to his mother

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
June 1944
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
2 p.
Scope and Content
Items consists of a typewritten letter from Sergeant Colin Rhodes Fox to his mother, Jessie (Bateman) Fox. The letter is written on stationery with the letterhead "CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY COMPANY" and references "... Colin's letter dated June 26". Colin is writing from hospital after being wounded…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
World War II letters
Physical Description
2 p.
Scope and Content
Items consists of a typewritten letter from Sergeant Colin Rhodes Fox to his mother, Jessie (Bateman) Fox. The letter is written on stationery with the letterhead "CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY COMPANY" and references "... Colin's letter dated June 26". Colin is writing from hospital after being wounded while laying communication cable from the Normandy beachhead on June 8, 1944 (two days after D-Day). In the letter, Colin tells his mother of his current condition in hospital, describing the wounds that he sustained and how much of his belongings are still with his regiment.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Letters and Envelopes
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Names
Fox, Colin Rhodes
Kemp, Jessie Bateman Fox
Accession Code
BV020.27.43
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
June 1944
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Stationery letterhead reads: "CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY COMPANY / FILE OR CLAIM / FORM 101.." includes logo which reads: "CANADIAN PACIFIC / RAILWAY / STEAMSHIPS / COMMUNICATIONS / HOTELS . / EXPRESS / WORLD'S / GREATEST / TRAVEL SYSTEM"
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Letter from Sergeant Colin Fox to his parents

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumtextualrecord15136
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
12 Jun. 1944
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p.
Scope and Content
Item consists of a typewritten letter from Sergeant Colin Rhodes Fox of the Royal Canadian Artillery Service while serving overseas during World War II. Colin Fox served in the 13th Canadian Field Regiment, 44th Canadian Field Battery. (The letter may have been transcribed by someone from an origin…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
World War II letters
Physical Description
1 p.
Scope and Content
Item consists of a typewritten letter from Sergeant Colin Rhodes Fox of the Royal Canadian Artillery Service while serving overseas during World War II. Colin Fox served in the 13th Canadian Field Regiment, 44th Canadian Field Battery. (The letter may have been transcribed by someone from an original written by Colin. The letter is addressed to "Folks", meaning his parents, Ernest Denby and Jessie (nee Bateman) Fox. Colin is writing from hospital after being wounded while laying communication cable from the Normandy beachhead on June 8, 1944 (two days after D-Day). Colin describes his four gunshot wounds and how he succumbed to them.
Subjects
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Documentary Artifacts - Letters and Envelopes
Names
Fox, Colin Rhodes
Kemp, Jessie Bateman Fox
Fox, Ernest Denby
Accession Code
BV020.27.24
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
12 Jun. 1944
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Copy of letter accompanying original.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1903]
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 10 cm mounted on card 22.5 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Edwin Wettenhall Bateman with his four daughters taken in a photographic studio. Edwin Bateman is sitting on a chair in the centre, with his left arm over the shoulders of his youngest daughter, Jessie (Fox Kemp). Marianne May is sitting on a chair beside him and Edna (Corner) is stan…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
Family photographs
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 10 cm mounted on card 22.5 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Edwin Wettenhall Bateman with his four daughters taken in a photographic studio. Edwin Bateman is sitting on a chair in the centre, with his left arm over the shoulders of his youngest daughter, Jessie (Fox Kemp). Marianne May is sitting on a chair beside him and Edna (Corner) is standing behind, holding her sister's chair with one hand. Mamie (McWilliams) is standing on the left, with one arm wrapped around their father's chair.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Portraits
Names
Bateman, Edwin W.
McWilliams, Mamie Bateman
Kemp, Jessie Bateman Fox
Corner, Edna Bateman
Bateman, Marianne May
Geographic Access
Manitoba - Portage la Prairie
Accession Code
BV992.29.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1903]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographic studio information is embossed on recto of card mount, however, the information is not legible
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Edwin Wettenhall Bateman and his four daughters

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1948 and 1956]
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 7.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Edwin Wettenhall Bateman sitting in his living room with with his four daughters at Christmas time. Mamie Bateman McWilliams is sitting on his left, Jessie Bateman Fox Kemp is sitting on his right with Edna Bateman Corner perched beside her on the arm of the couch. Marianne May Batema…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
Family photographs
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 7.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Edwin Wettenhall Bateman sitting in his living room with with his four daughters at Christmas time. Mamie Bateman McWilliams is sitting on his left, Jessie Bateman Fox Kemp is sitting on his right with Edna Bateman Corner perched beside her on the arm of the couch. Marianne May Bateman is sitting on floor at their feet. A Christmas wreath is hanging on the window and the edge of the Christmas tree is visible on the left side of the photograph.
Subjects
Holidays - Christmas
Names
Bateman, Edwin W.
McWilliams, Mamie Bateman
Kemp, Jessie Bateman Fox
Corner, Edna Bateman
Bateman, Marianne May
Accession Code
BV986.21.5
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[between 1948 and 1956]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For another photograph of Mr. Bateman and his daughters taken at the same setting on the same day, see HV974.22.1
Scan Resolution
800
Scan Date
25-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in blue pen on verso of photograph reads: "Edwin Bateman with 4 daughters" and in pencil :"# 5"
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Edwin Wettenhall Bateman and Four Daughters, Christmastime, 1948

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[December 1948]
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.2 x 18.2 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the front room of "Elworth" in 1948 with Edwin Wettenhall Bateman and four of his daughters, Edna Bateman Corner; Mamie Dale Bateman McWilliams; May Bateman and Jessie Bateman Fox Kemp. Mr. Batemen is seated on a couch with two daughters beside him; the other two daughters are seated …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
Family photographs
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.2 x 18.2 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the front room of "Elworth" in 1948 with Edwin Wettenhall Bateman and four of his daughters, Edna Bateman Corner; Mamie Dale Bateman McWilliams; May Bateman and Jessie Bateman Fox Kemp. Mr. Batemen is seated on a couch with two daughters beside him; the other two daughters are seated on the floor. Edna Bateman Corner is identifed seate to the left of her father, Edwin.
Subjects
Holidays - Christmas
Names
Bateman, Edwin W.
Corner, Edna Bateman
McWilliams, Mamie Bateman
Bateman, Marianne May
Kemp, Jessie Bateman Fox
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
HV974.22.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[December 1948]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
Earlier catalogue record indicates that there is more information on the Bateman Family in the BVM archives. For another photograph of Mr. Bateman and his daughters taken at the same setting on the same day, see BV986.21.5
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
16/8/2006
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on caption of photograph
Annotations on the back of the photo read, "Xmastime / Vanc [sic] / 1948" and "E.W. Bateman / + Four / Daughters."
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1909] (date of original)
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 x 9 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Edwin Wettenhall Bateman's seven children. The youngest, Warren, is sitting at the left, with Carey standing behind him. Next to Carey is the youngest sister, Jessie (Fox Kemp). The oldest sister, Edna (Corner) is sitting beside her. The oldest brother George is behind on the far righ…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
Family photographs
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 x 9 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Edwin Wettenhall Bateman's seven children. The youngest, Warren, is sitting at the left, with Carey standing behind him. Next to Carey is the youngest sister, Jessie (Fox Kemp). The oldest sister, Edna (Corner) is sitting beside her. The oldest brother George is behind on the far right, with Marianne May Bateman and Mamie Bateman (McWilliams) at the back (with a pendant around her neck).
Names
McWilliams, Mamie Bateman
Kemp, Jessie Bateman Fox
Corner, Edna Bateman
Bateman, Marianne May
Bateman, Carey
Bateman, Warren
Bateman, George
Accession Code
BV004.84.4
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1909] (date of original)
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1900]
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 14 x 10 cm mounted on card 16.5 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
Studio portrait of Edwin Wettenhall and Catherine "Cassie" Bateman's children; Edna Caroline (Corner) (standing at back); George Edward (far left); Marrianne "May" (centre); Mamie Dale (McWilliams) (far right) and Jessie Madeline (Fox Kemp) (seated in front).
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
E.W. Bateman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
Family photographs
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 14 x 10 cm mounted on card 16.5 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
Studio portrait of Edwin Wettenhall and Catherine "Cassie" Bateman's children; Edna Caroline (Corner) (standing at back); George Edward (far left); Marrianne "May" (centre); Mamie Dale (McWilliams) (far right) and Jessie Madeline (Fox Kemp) (seated in front).
Names
Bateman, Edwin W.
Bateman, Marianne May
Bateman, George
McWilliams, Mamie Bateman
Kemp, Jessie Bateman Fox
Corner, Edna Bateman
Geographic Access
Manitoba - Portage la Prairie
Accession Code
BV020.27.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1900]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
10-Feb-2021
Scale
100
Photographer
Rowe, J.F.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Embossed gold lettering at bottom of card reads: "J.F. Rowe / Portage La Prarie / Man."
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