The Anne of Green Gables Manuscript | Digital Museums Canada
A handwritten page of Anne of Green Gables and a photo of a woman writing at a desk with a fountain pen

The Anne of Green Gables Manuscript

Confederation Centre of the Arts, L.M. Montgomery Institute, and Robertson Library, University of Prince Edward Island 2023

Lucy Maud Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables is a beloved classic. For the first time ever, the handwritten pages of her original manuscript have been fully digitized, transcribed, annotated and made accessible to readers everywhere. Gain insight into her creative process and explore expert commentary and rarely seen material to learn more about Montgomery’s life and legacy.



Emily Woster
Elizabeth R. Epperly


Emily Woster


English writers

Emily Woster
Elizabeth R. Epperly

French writer

Monique Lafontaine


French translator

Monique Lafontaine


Developer - website

Graphcom Group

Designer - website

Graphcom Group

Drawings and animation

Lillian Xie

Manuscript scanning

Robertson Library’s Digitization Lab, UPEI

Full credits