Archibald Lampman poetry

The poet, Archibald Lampman, was born in Morpeth, Ontario. This morning I was flipping through some of my antique books, looking for ideas for my mixed media collage painting series that I’m working on. I came across a couple of Archibald Lampman poems in my grandmother’s old reader. I enjoyed reading these, so I wanted…

love letter poem circa 1905

Love letter from circa 1905

It’s a mystery who sent this love letter to my great-grandmother, circa 1904-1908, but she did seem to have several suitors. I can say it was hand-delivered, but other than that, the person did a pretty good job hiding his identity. She married my great grandfather, Clarence P. Duck, in January 1909.   Dear Mary:…