Ce coffre appartenait à un jeune garçon F. Meads, qui est allé à la Maison Gibbs de Sherbrooke. À l’intérieur du couvercle, on peut y lire un message émouvant: « Remember! Your Church, Your Prayers, The Old Home. »


This trunk belonged to F. Meads, who went through the Gibbs Home in Sherbrooke. The inside of the trunk lid is painted with a poignant message: “Remember! Your Church, Your Prayers, The Old Home.” 

Le coffre des « Petits immigrants » / Home Child Trunk

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