Item 2008. - Memo Book/Standing Orders of J.K. Oswald, 1885 Expedition: Steel's Scouts

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Memo Book/Standing Orders of J.K. Oswald, 1885 Expedition: Steel's Scouts

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  • 14 May 1885 - 14 Jun. 1885; 1894 (Creation)

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Pocket-style cloth memo book; hand-written entries

Consists of hand-written standing orders for Steele's Scouts; supplies list; diary entries; and memoranda. A post-script at the end of the book reads: "Montreal 11.6.94 Dear Sam, This is a tough old book but it recalls our memories - keep it for our sake. J.K.O."

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Harwood Steele's annotation on wrapper reads: "Day diary of the Captain and Adjutant of Steele's Scouts 28.4.1885. Relates to the day diary 1885. S/orders written by the same person - Oswald."

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  • Text Box: 20
  • Folder: 5