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Last Will and Testament of William Losh, with codicil

Item is the Last Will and Testament of William Losh (1771-1861) as well as a codicil. Losh was a renowed industrialist, patriarch of the Boyd family, and grandfather to Alice Boyd. In these materials, Losh bequeaths his properties to his future generations. The codocil bears a note by Alice stating "Copied from my grandfather's will 2 Oct 1871." Documents are contained in an envelope labeled "Miss Boyd, Penkill Castle". The envelope is marked "From the Kelmscott Press, Upper Mall, Hammersmith."

Poetry notebook

Item is a red leather bound notebook containing handwritten copies of poem, some attributed to their authors but others not. The notebook's owner/writer is not documented, however, Nudelman suggests the handwriting resembles that of Alice Boyd. There are 170 pages. Tucked into the end paper at the front of the book is what appears to be a note, written on handmade paper in black/brown ink. The text has faded to the point of being completely illegible.

Alice Boyd address book

Item is a red leather bound address book with the phrase "Where is it?" embossed in gold lettering on its front cover. Tucked inside the book are two calling cards, one from Mr. Robert Inglis the other from Rev. W. R. Gallacher.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti and his mother, Frances Mary Lavinia Rossetti [3 of 3]

Item is a calling card belonging to Frances Mary Lavinia Rossetti. "Mrs. Rossetti" is printed in the centre of the card with former address (166 Albany Street, N.W.) printed at the bottom, however, this address has been crossed out and replaced with "56 Euston Square." Included with this item is an 1863 photograph of Rossetti and her son, as well as one of his calling cards.

"Roses and Roses" by Christina G. Rossetti [4 of 4]

Item is an empty envelope with "If undelivered please return to:— Norman Colbeck, 42, Ophir Road, Bournemouth" printed in the upper left corner. Handwritten annotation indicate the envelope was used to hold an original copy of the "Roses and Roses" broadside by Christina Rossetti. Included with this item is an original copy of the broadside poem, a reproduction of a the poem held at the British Library, and a reproduction of a handwritten version of the poem held at the University of Kentucky.

Rossetti, Christina Georgina

"Roses and Roses" by Christina G. Rossetti [3 of 4]

Item is a reproduction of a handwritten version of Christina Rossetti's poem "Roses and Roses" held at the University of Kentucky. Stamped in red ink on the page is the message: "Original in Special Collections University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington, Ky. Not to be reproduced or published without written permission." Included with this item is an original copy of the broadside poem, a reproduction of a the poem held at the British Library, and an envelope from Norman Colbeck.

Rossetti, Christina Georgina

"Roses and Roses" by Christina G. Rossetti [2 of 4]

Item is a reproduction of a broadside poem by Christina Rossetti titled "Roses and Roses" held at the British Library and containing some handwritten text attributed to William Michael Rossetti. This reproduction includes annotations in blue ink that read: "The above two lines in pencil in WM Rosetti's autograph read: — Printed for Bazaar, June/84, for Boys' Home at Barnett (Gillam)." Also included with this item is an original copy of the broadside poem, a reproduction of a handwritten version of the poem held at the University of Kentucky, and an envelope from Norman Colbeck.

Rossetti, Christina Georgina

"Roses and Roses" by Christina G. Rossetti [1 of 4]

Item is an original broadside poem by Christina Rossetti titled "Roses and Roses." Its first and only printing was in 1884. The poem was included in Rossetti's 1893 collection "Verses." Included with this item is a reproduction with annotations, a reproduction of a handwritten version of the poem held at the University of Kentucky, and an envelope from Norman Colbeck.

Rossetti, Christina Georgina

Draft list of planned publications

The item relates to planned books, chapbooks and ephemeral pieces of the creator. Item consists of folded pamphlet, High Branch Society membership renewal form with return envelope, and accompanying envelope.

[Deep Cove banner - burgundy 02]

Item is part of a set of burgundy banners which were hung in Deep Cove during the fall and winter. This banner features no artwork, simply the text "Deep Cove, BC" and "Charles Van Sandwyk".

Priority reservation form

Item consists of an order form with accompanying return envelope. The form’s verso has a quote from the creator and an image of the book.

[Deep Cove banner - trees, water, and sailboats]

Item is part of a set of green banners which were hung in Deep Cove during the spring and summer. This banner features the artwork of Charles van Sandwyk which depicts a view of sailboats on the water, framed by the trunks of spruce trees. Beyond the sailboats is a densely forested slope. This banner also includes the text "Welcome Home" at the bottom.

[Deep Cove banner - bear fishing]

Item is part of a set of burgundy banners which were hung in Deep Cove during the fall and winter. This banner features the artwork of Charles van Sandwyk which depicts a brown bear seated on a tree stump, a fishing pole in its paw and two salmon in its lap.

Sea to Sky - All British Rally medallion

Medallion recognizing participation in the Sea to Sky All British Rally (2014). Medallion design by Charles van Sandwyk. The event is an annual "British car run" (a scenic drive for car aficionados) from North Vancouver to Whistler.

Sea to Sky - All British Rally medallion

Medallion recognizing participation in the Sea to Sky All British Rally (2015). Medallion design by Charles van Sandwyk. The event is an annual "British car run" (a scenic drive for car aficionados) from North Vancouver to Whistler.

[Deep Cove banner - racoons canoeing]

Item is part of a set of burgundy banners which were hung in Deep Cove during the fall and winter. This banner features the artwork of Charles van Sandwyk which depicts two raccoons paddling down a river in a canoe.

[Deep Cove banner - burgundy 01]

Item is part of a set of burgundy banners which were hung in Deep Cove during the fall and winter. This banner features no artwork, simply the text "Deep Cove, BC" and "Charles Van Sandwyk".

[Deep Cove banner - dock, water, and hillsides]

Item is part of a set of green banners which were hung in Deep Cove during the spring and summer. This banner features the artwork of Charles van Sandwyk which depicts a view of a dock, a body of water and one sailboat, and forested hillsides in the background. This banner also includes the text "Deep Cove" at the bottom.

Sea to Sky - All British Rally medallion

Medallion recognizing participation in the Sea to Sky All British Rally (2013). Medallion design by Charles van Sandwyk. The event is an annual "British car run" (a scenic drive for car aficionados) from North Vancouver to Whistler.

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