Diary : "To a cruel war 1 sent him; from whence he returned, his brow's bound with oak."
A diary from 1920. Quote on cover: "To a cruel war 1 sent him;..." is adapted from the play Coriolanus by William Shakespeare. The diary is a part of the Atmore Collection concerning Harry and Dorothy A. Atmore, AG 377. Harry Atmore (1870-1946) was a Nelson City Councillor and M.P. for Nelson. He married Dorothy Corrigan (1895 - 1976) in 1936. During the WWI she was a member of the Women's National Reserve and was awarded the MBE.
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