title bar Picturing a Canadian Life: L.M. Montgomery's Personal Scrapbooks and Book Covers
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Object Name pressed flowers 
Object Type souvenir 
Artist/Maker Name Montgomery, L. M.      
Description Pressed flowers attached to a blue card with an inscription. 
Narrative Montgomery visited Melrose Abbey on July 31, 1911, while on her honeymoon in Scotland. The abbey, located just below the Eildon Hills, was restored in 1822 under the direction of Sir Walter Scott. 
Date  1911-07-31 
Source McLaughlin Library, University of Guelph 
Material paper; pressed flowers
Inscriptions Bluebells|gathered at|Melrose Abbey|July 31, 1911|"Was never scene so sad and fair"|Scott 
Digital image ID r1_53_A.jpg 
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