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Item ID# A968.015.001
Title Poems and Patriotic Verse
Object Name Poem
Dates of Creation 1915
Creator Belcher, Alexander Emerson
Description A booklet entitled "Poems and Patriotic Verse" compiled by Lieut.-Col. A.E. Belcher. Includes:

a) a biographical sketch of Belcher dated April 4, 1916, particularly focused on his writing and advocating for the universal military training of boys;

b) "Extracts from letters commending the Verses and Universal Military Training of Boys," and

c) ten poems written by A.E. Belcher between 1866 and 1915.
Collection Belcher, Alexander Emerson collection
Physical Description 8 p. ; 24 x 16 cm
Subjects Military training
People Belcher, Alexander Emerson
Place Southampton
Level of Description Item