Access this week’s podcast for “Dear Bessie: A Wartime Love Story” here.
Harry William White was an English immigrant farming near Wadena, Saskatchewan in 1915 when he met Bessie Atkinson, the daughter of an American music teacher. Bessie was 19 and writing her teacher’s qualification exams, Harry was 34.
Narration by Caitlin Bailey
Harry White read by Daniel Watchorn
Creative Direction and Production by Ada Chan