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Checkers and Checker Board

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Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A: 32 red and 32 black squared flat board. B-M: 12 red checkers (round wood, 1/4' pieces of wood). N-P: 3 black checkers (round wood, 1/4' pieces of wood).
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
GAME
Description
A: 32 red and 32 black squared flat board. B-M: 12 red checkers (round wood, 1/4' pieces of wood). N-P: 3 black checkers (round wood, 1/4' pieces of wood).
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
0.2
Width
28
Length
28
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
16
Accession No.
1987.6.1 a-p
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Cribbage Board

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Material
WOOD-CEDAR;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A small (20.5cm x 5cm) wooden cribbage boardwith holes in each end covered by a movable metal plate. In the holes on one end are 4 pieces of matchsticks which would have been sued as pegs. It is made of a soft wood, such as cedar with darker inlays marking out of each set of 2 rows of 5 holes. b…
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
GAME
Description
a) A small (20.5cm x 5cm) wooden cribbage boardwith holes in each end covered by a movable metal plate. In the holes on one end are 4 pieces of matchsticks which would have been sued as pegs. It is made of a soft wood, such as cedar with darker inlays marking out of each set of 2 rows of 5 holes. b-f) Five matchsticks used as pegs.
Material
WOOD-CEDAR;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Width
5.3cm
Length
20.5cm
Depth
1.1cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
5
Accession No.
2004.36.1 a-f
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Whizzer-Quizzer Game

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Description
Whizzer Quizzer game. A) Plain white bottom of the box. B) Lid of the box. Is bright red. Has white and blue writing on the front, and a picture of a man, along with the 'electric switch'. Has a cut-out where you can see the question. C) Inset. It is a piece of cream cardboard, with a blue outli…
Manufacturer
Rex Accessories Co.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
GAME
Place Of Manufacture
United States: Rancine, Wisconsin
Description
Whizzer Quizzer game. A) Plain white bottom of the box. B) Lid of the box. Is bright red. Has white and blue writing on the front, and a picture of a man, along with the 'electric switch'. Has a cut-out where you can see the question. C) Inset. It is a piece of cream cardboard, with a blue outline that helps shape a circle on the middle. It has the words "Electric", "Whizzer-Quizzer", "Over 250", "Questions & Answers", one in each corner. D) Geography Quiz wheel. E) True or False quiz wheel. F) History quiz wheel G) General Questions No. 1 H) General Questions No.2 I) Animals-Plants J) Aviation-Sports K) Riddles
Number Of Parts
11
Accession No.
1997.51.10 a-k
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Spelling Game

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Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
PAPER-CARDBOARD; METAL-STEEL;
Description
A spelling and counting game for children. In an oval shape with numbers around the outside rim and letters in red colour with black letters on wooden tiles in the center and around side has numbers and symblos on tiles marked "Richmond Educational Spelling Board, Letters/Numbers" manufatured by ri…
Manufacturer
Richmond School Furniture Co. Muncie, Indiana, U.S.A.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
GAME
TOY
Place Of Manufacture
U.S.A
Description
A spelling and counting game for children. In an oval shape with numbers around the outside rim and letters in red colour with black letters on wooden tiles in the center and around side has numbers and symblos on tiles marked "Richmond Educational Spelling Board, Letters/Numbers" manufatured by richmond School Furniture Co. Munice Indiana, USA. No. 50 Junior Spelling and Number Board copyrighted 1940 Oval measures 33 cm x 24 cm
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
PAPER-CARDBOARD; METAL-STEEL;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.35.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Canasta Cards

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Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
Two decks of Canasta cards in a green and gold box. Items are lettered (a) to (aaaaa). Three cards are missing.(8 of diamonds, 9 of hearts and Jack & Queen of hearts). Top of box has ' Blackstone', CANASTA, and a picture of a bowl holding four Jokers in it.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
GAME
Description
Two decks of Canasta cards in a green and gold box. Items are lettered (a) to (aaaaa). Three cards are missing.(8 of diamonds, 9 of hearts and Jack & Queen of hearts). Top of box has ' Blackstone', CANASTA, and a picture of a bowl holding four Jokers in it.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Width
9.6
Length
12.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.170.1 a-aaaaa
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Deck of Cards and Case

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Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; PLASTIC; METAL/ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A deck of 53 cards with a cardboard case. Each card has a picture from the White Pass and Yukon Route. On the back of each is a red, blue, gold, and white design that reads: "Scenic Railway of the World / The White Pass and Yukon Route / Gateway to the Yukon". The cardboard and plastic is black on …
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
GAME
Description
A deck of 53 cards with a cardboard case. Each card has a picture from the White Pass and Yukon Route. On the back of each is a red, blue, gold, and white design that reads: "Scenic Railway of the World / The White Pass and Yukon Route / Gateway to the Yukon". The cardboard and plastic is black on the outside, brown on the inside, and snaps shut. Four metal brackets keep the cards in place.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; PLASTIC; METAL/ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
9
Width
2.2
Length
6.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.1.23 a-bbb
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Playing Cards

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Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
Description
2012.66.1 a: A red cardboard slip case with a paper picture of a lady wearing a brown hat with green & blue ribbons in the center. Around the picture is black and patterened with gold swirts. Grand Trunk Pacific is printed in gold within small black squares in each corner. The picture is finished o…
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
GAME
Start Date
1914
End Date
1923
Period or Date Notes
Incorporated in 1903, it was built between 1906 - 1914 to provide the Grand Trunk Railway with western connections. The Grand Trunk went into receivership and in 1919 the federal government decided to acquire both the Grand Trunk at a price to be established by arbritation. In 1923 the operations of the Grand Trunk, Grank Trunk Pacific and the National Transcontinental merged with those of recently nationslized Canadian Northern Railway to form the ner Canadian national railways system. Source: The Canadian Encyclopedia
Description
2012.66.1 a: A red cardboard slip case with a paper picture of a lady wearing a brown hat with green & blue ribbons in the center. Around the picture is black and patterened with gold swirts. Grand Trunk Pacific is printed in gold within small black squares in each corner. The picture is finished off with a narrow black band. 2012.66.1 b: An open ended box which holds the deck of cards and slips into the above case. 2012.66.1 c: The full deck of cards with the same picture on the front of the cards as on the slip case. On the back of each card is an oval photo of various areas the GTR would have gone through en route across Canada
History Of Use
Grand Trunk Pacific railway
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
Height
2.1 cm
Width
6.7 cm
Length
9.3 cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
2012.66.1 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Ring Toss Toy

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN; PAPER
Description
A metal diamond shaped ring toss game on a with a picture of a clown inside a blue and white ring. There are numbers1-12, with hooks above each one. Two hooks are missing - #9 and #12. The outside of the diamond is painted yellow with a narrow trim of brown, red and white stripes around the edges. …
Manufacturer
Eagle Toys
Other Names
Ring toss game
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
GAME
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
A metal diamond shaped ring toss game on a with a picture of a clown inside a blue and white ring. There are numbers1-12, with hooks above each one. Two hooks are missing - #9 and #12. The outside of the diamond is painted yellow with a narrow trim of brown, red and white stripes around the edges. An small emblem in the shape of an eagle is at the top with EAGLE TOYS written across it. At the bottom of the circle and around the outside is MADE IN CANADA EAGLE TOYS LTD. There is a small round hole at the top of the game used to hang the game up. The back is covered with a piece of corregated cardboard.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN; PAPER
Dimension Notes
Game is painted on a 31.4cm square with the game painted on the diagonal
Accession No.
1999.2.22
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Agricultural Advisory board, Smithers BC

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Date Range
ca July 1919
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1550
Accession No.
1987.5.1
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w; 10 x 7.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca July 1919
Notes
The Agricultural Advisory board and others in Smithers. J. Sealy top row, third from right. Dr. Wrinch top row, far right. Appears to be the Dominion Telegraph Building. Written on back: "Agricultural Advisory Bd. (& others); July 1919"
Type of Record
Archival Description

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"Aldermere Board of Trade"

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Date Range
ca 1915
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on caption.
Creator
William E. Covert
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
p2332
Accession No.
1992.16.18
Physical Description
1 photograph: colour; 17 x 12 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1915
Geographic Access
Aldermere, B.C.
Notes
Mounted on black cardboard mat frame.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Board of Directors

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Date Range
1961-2011
Collection
Bulkley Valley Museum fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
This series contains textual records produced and/or used by the BVH&MS’ Board of Directors, including incorporation documents, meeting minutes, policies and procedures, annual reports, multi-year plans, job descriptions and applications, and membership-related material.
Collection
Bulkley Valley Museum fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Creator
Bulkley Valley Museum
Fonds No.
OF1
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2017.72
2018.15
2020.8
Date Range
1961-2011
Custodial History
All items were transferred from the Bulkley Valley Museum's internal files into the OF1 fonds.
Scope and Content
This series contains textual records produced and/or used by the BVH&MS’ Board of Directors, including incorporation documents, meeting minutes, policies and procedures, annual reports, multi-year plans, job descriptions and applications, and membership-related material.
Arrangement
The Series is divided into seven Sub-Series; see Sub-Series level entries for further information. - SS1) Bulkley Valley Historical & Museum Society - SS2) Meeting Minutes - SS3) Policies and Procedures - SS4) Annual Reports - SS5) Multi-Year Plans - SS6) Job Descriptions & Applications - SS7) Memberships
Subject Access
Bulkley Valley Museum
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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Board of School Trustees

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Date Range
1953-1994
Collection
School District No. 54 fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series contains an invitation from School District 54 to ratepayers to vote on Bylaw no. 2 (School Construction Programme), a 1994 calendar containing the School District's Annual Report, and one file with three Quarterly 54 newspaper supplements from January 27, April 14, and June 16 1982.
Collection
School District No. 54 fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Creator
Board of School Trustees
Fonds No.
GF3
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2004.20
2020.6
2020.34
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1953-1994
History / Biographical
The Board of School Trustees was presumably established around 1947 to manage the newly-created School District #54. Before this, each individual school had had its own Board of Trustees consisting of three members and sometimes an additional Secretary-Treasurer. Today’s Board of Education is made up of 7 members, including a Board Chair and Vice Board Chair.
Custodial History
Item 2004.20 was donated to the Archives on July 31, 2003 by Mollie Ralston. Items from 2020.6 were donated to the museum by the Interior News in 2007 and stored in the Old Works Yard until being retrieved and accessioned in April 2020; accession form was signed by Grant Harris in May 2020. Item from 2020.34 had previously been in the museum’s reference files, but was accessioned and added to fonds in August 2020.
Scope and Content
Series contains an invitation from School District 54 to ratepayers to vote on Bylaw no. 2 (School Construction Programme), a 1994 calendar containing the School District's Annual Report, and one file with three Quarterly 54 newspaper supplements from January 27, April 14, and June 16 1982.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Board of Trade for Aldermere, B.C.

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Date Range
1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1247
Accession No.
1983.4
Physical Description
2 photographs; b&w; 25x17.5cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1913
Geographic Access
Aldermere, B.C.
Notes
The group is comprised of local business and professional men, prospectors, farmers, etc. Included in the group are the following: Mr. Hartridge, chief engineer GTP Railway survey, Ellen Coyle, Railway Surveyor Mr. White, Chas Sullivan, Frank Whitlow, J.E. Bell; all employees of Broughton and McNeil general store and hotel proprietors George Ayliff and telegraph operator J.L. Coyle, Publisher Jack McNeil of B and M, John Quinlivan, Duncan McMillan, Dr. F. Loring, first resident doctor in Aldermere, office in the interior News building, formerly occupied by Dr. Ally, first dentist to visit the district.
8th person to the right could have ran the laundry and a cafe
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Board of Trustees

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Date Range
[1920; 1926-1986]
Collection
Bulkley Valley District Hospital fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series contains records created by the Board of Trustees of the Bulkley Valley District Hospital. Records include by-laws, meeting minutes, statements of revenues and expenses, miscellaneous letters, British Columbia Health Association activity bulletins, a medical manpower plan and invitations to …
Collection
Bulkley Valley District Hospital fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
GF5
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
1992.9
1986.7
2017.25
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
[1920; 1926-1986]
Scope and Content
Series contains records created by the Board of Trustees of the Bulkley Valley District Hospital. Records include by-laws, meeting minutes, statements of revenues and expenses, miscellaneous letters, British Columbia Health Association activity bulletins, a medical manpower plan and invitations to monthly meetings and the official opening of the expanded hospital.
Subject Access
Bulkley Valley District Hospital
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Bread Board

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Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Round wooden bread board with "BREAD" carved in outer rim. A few knife marks from general use.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Round wooden bread board with "BREAD" carved in outer rim. A few knife marks from general use.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Diameter
24cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1999.2.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Cutting Board

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Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Hand carved tear drop shaped wooden cutting board. The bottom of the board is flat and the top has an ornate flower petal design carved into the wood.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Hand carved tear drop shaped wooden cutting board. The bottom of the board is flat and the top has an ornate flower petal design carved into the wood.
History Of Use
Wooden cutting board found by T.J. Campbell (Mrs. Blanche Rotschy) in 1936 in the J. M. Lawson house, Lawson Road, Telkwa. Presumably this board was used as a cutting board as it has numerous cut marks in it.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
2
Width
25
Length
34.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1980.120.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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John R. McIntyre, chariman of the Board of Commissioners, Smithers, B.C., 1921

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Date Range
1921
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6514
Accession No.
2017.41
Physical Description
1 photograph: col.; 16 x 21 cm (34 x 39.5 cm in frame)
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1921
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Framed by N.P. Baker Hardware, Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Library Board

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Date Range
1954-1979, 2000-2007
Collection
Smithers Public Library fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes a ledger of meeting minutes spanning 1954 to 1979, which includes lists of lost books, exchanges, new acquisitions and repairs. It also includes various textual records from the early 2000s, including a budget proposal for the year 2000; press releases regarding the interlibrary loa…
Collection
Smithers Public Library fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Creator
Smithers Library Board
Fonds No.
GF6
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2017.35
2020.36
2021.12
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
Date Range
1954-1979, 2000-2007
Scope and Content
Series includes a ledger of meeting minutes spanning 1954 to 1979, which includes lists of lost books, exchanges, new acquisitions and repairs. It also includes various textual records from the early 2000s, including a budget proposal for the year 2000; press releases regarding the interlibrary loan system and a planned new community museum; and a 2007 letter to Smithers Town Council regarding a potential ‘multiplex’ building for the library, museum, art gallery, and other organizations.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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School Board Office

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Date Range
1960s
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information in original scrapbook.
Fonds No.
PF29
Item No.
P6307
Accession No.
2018.61
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 12.5 x 9 cm (TIF)
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
1960s
Subject Access
Muheim Memorial Elementary School
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Identified are: Iris Mahood, Carol Irving, Eileen Shorter, and Lois Angman
School Board Offic used to be right next to Muheim Memorial Elementary School.
Type of Record
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Smithereen Staff and Editorial Board

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Date Range
1940
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of a page in the 1940 Smithereen scrapbook made by Smithers Public School. It includes photos of the staff and editorial board. Names of subjects are written on the front and back.
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF29
Series No.
P
Item No.
P7686
Accession No.
1981.38
Physical Description
1 b&w photograph
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1940
Custodial History
Item was donated to the museum in 1981 by Della Herman. It was put into the School District 54 (GF3) fonds and remained there until June 2020 when it was switched to the Della Herman fonds to better reflect its provenance. It was also scanned and given a P number at this time.
Scope and Content
Photograph of a page in the 1940 Smithereen scrapbook made by Smithers Public School. It includes photos of the staff and editorial board. Names of subjects are written on the front and back.
Subject Access
Smithers Public School
Notes
Staff members include Percy Davidson, Art Jones, Percy Glover, Della Carpenter, and Vera Doodson. Editorial board includes Della Roth, Archie Leach, Bill Brummit, Alex McDonald, Bill Barker (?), Pat Hann, and Marty Monks.
Type of Record
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