1961 Stone Cairn and Plaque at the Erland Lee (Museum) Home
Description
Media Type
Image
Object
Place
Item Types
Photographs
Plaques
Description
This plaque, mounted on a stone cairn, was placed at the roadside in front of the Erland Lee (Museum) Home in 1961, while it was still a private residence. It reads "In memory of Erland Lee and his wife, Janet, who pioneered the first Women's Institute - now world-wide - at Stoney Creek, February 19th, 1897, and to commemorate their home with table on which the constitution was drawn up."
The photo was taken February 2016.
Date of Publication
1961
Date Of Event
1961
Subject(s)
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.21681 Longitude: -79.76633
Location of Original
Erland Lee (Museum) Home
Terms of Use
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Contact
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario
 
 
 
552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691
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1961 Stone Cairn and Plaque at the Erland Lee (Museum) Home


This plaque, mounted on a stone cairn, was placed at the roadside in front of the Erland Lee (Museum) Home in 1961, while it was still a private residence. It reads "In memory of Erland Lee and his wife, Janet, who pioneered the first Women's Institute - now world-wide - at Stoney Creek, February 19th, 1897, and to commemorate their home with table on which the constitution was drawn up."
The photo was taken February 2016.