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Printed material relating to landscape architect, Willie Ormiston Roy, and the Mount Royal Cemetery in Montreal, Canada, where he was Botanical Director. Consists of: a programme for the commemoration of the hundredth anniversary of the cemetery, which includes a poem 'One Hundred Years of Peace' by Wilson MacDonald, dedicated to Roy; and a printed presentation copy of the same poem.

The poem has a message from Roy on the reverse, commenting on the piece, and asking recipient [probably Minnie Whiteside] to show it to John Ormrod and his family.

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See also: Eng 1186/9/5/8.