title bar Picturing a Canadian Life: L.M. Montgomery's Personal Scrapbooks and Book Covers
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Object Name wood chip 
Object Type souvenir 
Artist/Maker Name Montgomery, L. M.      
Description Piece of wood and pink ribbon affixed to a card with an inscription. 
Narrative Montgomery took this small chip of wood from the desk in Dr. Anderson's class room as a souvenir of her time at Prince of Wales College. Dr. Anderson taught Greek and Latin at the college. 
Date Circa 1894-06-01 
Source Lucy Maud Montgomery Birthplace and Confederation Centre Art Gallery and Museum 
Material wood; paper; ribbon
Inscriptions "Ah - ya - Miss|Mont_gom_ery."|"Most|extraordinary"|Scrap of desk|Dr. Anderson's room|P.W.C|1893-94|"The path of learning is no royal road." 
Digital image ID CM_67_5_15p3_J.jpg 
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