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Child's Metal Purse

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Description
Child's metal purse with chain strap. Purse opens with a clasp, and the two halves are joined together by a hinge. The inside is lined with white, worn fabric. The outside is gold coloured metal with a hexagon pattern.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ADORNMENT
Description
Child's metal purse with chain strap. Purse opens with a clasp, and the two halves are joined together by a hinge. The inside is lined with white, worn fabric. The outside is gold coloured metal with a hexagon pattern.
Accession No.
1987.57.37
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Glass Jar and Metal Lid

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Material
GLASS
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A) A large, clear glass container having a large, round opening on one side. The neck of the opening is deep. The jar is basically circular, with flattened, slightly convex sides. There are two flat sides at the bottom of the jar, designed so that the opening is at the top when sitting on one si…
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
CONTAINER
Description
A) A large, clear glass container having a large, round opening on one side. The neck of the opening is deep. The jar is basically circular, with flattened, slightly convex sides. There are two flat sides at the bottom of the jar, designed so that the opening is at the top when sitting on one side or at the front when sitting on the other. Both of these sides are slightly concave, and there is a circular indentation on the back side. There is a visible seam around the center of the jar on the circular side. B) A large, round, silver-colored metal push-on lid with a brown knob attached with a brass nut in the center.
History Of Use
This jar was used to display goods on a store counter so people could see what was inside. This jar kept everything fresh.
Material
GLASS
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
25
Width
17
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.123.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Hot-Metal Ladle

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A ladle consisting of a bowl with spouts on two sides. Its handle is 38cm long and ends with a small hole.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A ladle consisting of a bowl with spouts on two sides. Its handle is 38cm long and ends with a small hole.
Narrative
These items (2004.1.1-2004.1.28) all belonged to Nora's husband Harvey. Nora and Harvey were married in 1954. Harvey was a heavy equipment operator and fixed appliances.
History Of Use
Used to carry and pour molten metal.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Inscriptions
On the back of the handle is "HOLLANDS ERIE PA. U.S.A 5".
Length
50.5
Diameter
12.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.1.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Hot-Metal Ladle

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A metal ladle consisting of a small bowl with spouts on two sides. This is attached to a 29cm long handle with a small hole in the end.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A metal ladle consisting of a small bowl with spouts on two sides. This is attached to a 29cm long handle with a small hole in the end.
Narrative
These items (2004.1.1-2004.1.28) all belonged to Nora's husband Harvey. Nora and Harvey were married in 1954. Harvey was a heavy equipment operator and fixed appliances.
History Of Use
Used to carry and pour molten metal.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Inscriptions
On the bakc of the handle is "HERTERS 3L".
Length
38.5
Diameter
9.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.1.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Hot-Metal Ladle

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Description
A metal ladle consisting of a small bowl with spouts on two sides. This is attached to a 30cm long handle with a small hole in the end.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A metal ladle consisting of a small bowl with spouts on two sides. This is attached to a 30cm long handle with a small hole in the end.
Narrative
These items (2004.1.1.-2004.1.28) all belonged to Nora's husband Harvey. Nora and Harvey were married in 1954. Harvey was a heavy equipment operator and fixed appliances.
History Of Use
Used to carry and pour molten metal.
Length
37.5
Diameter
7.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.1.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Blow Dryer

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Description
It has a long beige cord with a two pronged plug. There is a finished red wood handle, which holds a thick metal dryer head, part of which is circular which contains the electric components including an on/off switch and a hot/cold switch. Coming off of the circular part there is a tear-dropped sha…
Title
Kenmore Model 559.8316
Manufacturer
Kenmore
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Start Date
1950s
Description
It has a long beige cord with a two pronged plug. There is a finished red wood handle, which holds a thick metal dryer head, part of which is circular which contains the electric components including an on/off switch and a hot/cold switch. Coming off of the circular part there is a tear-dropped shape metal piece, which the air comes out of. The fan casing has a circle of largeer holes, and within that a circle of smaller holes. It is 215 watts, 110-120 volts, and has 50-60 cycles.
Height
9
Width
18.5
Length
22.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2015.12.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal bowl

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
Large flat tin mixing bowl with a large lip around the top, and a small circle cut-out on the rim.
Manufacturer
Ideal
Other Names
Mixing Bowl
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Large flat tin mixing bowl with a large lip around the top, and a small circle cut-out on the rim.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Accession No.
2000.29.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Fishing Net Needle

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
Metal Fishing net needle with shaped ends held apart by a thin metal band. The ends are leaf/spoon shaped and are slightly different sizes.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FISHING AND TRAPPING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Used
Used for mending fishing nets
Description
Metal Fishing net needle with shaped ends held apart by a thin metal band. The ends are leaf/spoon shaped and are slightly different sizes.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Width
1.5cm; 1.9cm
Length
16.5cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Width is for metal ends at their widest point
Accession No.
2012.31.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Hammer

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Material
METAL-IRON
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A short, 18 cm long heavy metal hammer with a wooden handle. The metal head is 12.5 cm ridged head has a round manufactured head at one end and a heavily hammered head at the opposite end. The wood handle extends right through the metal head and slides into a metal groove on the top.
Title
Mallet
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
OTHER TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Description
A short, 18 cm long heavy metal hammer with a wooden handle. The metal head is 12.5 cm ridged head has a round manufactured head at one end and a heavily hammered head at the opposite end. The wood handle extends right through the metal head and slides into a metal groove on the top.
History Of Use
Possibly used for hammering spikes or something similar into a surface. Damaged head suggests another tool was used for the actural hammering.
Material
METAL-IRON
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Accession No.
2017.98.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Hole Punch

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Description
This object is a medium sized silver metal hole punch. It has a long metal lever connected to the back of the punch. A smooth flat metal plate with a measurement scale on one side is screwed onto the base. This is a two hole punch. There is also a 8 cm, slightly bent, small rod type lever under the…
Manufacturer
Sieber Products MFG. CO.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
This object is a medium sized silver metal hole punch. It has a long metal lever connected to the back of the punch. A smooth flat metal plate with a measurement scale on one side is screwed onto the base. This is a two hole punch. There is also a 8 cm, slightly bent, small rod type lever under the font of the base. May have been used to punch holes in loose leaf paper. See "http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/SilverBuckle/SilverBuckle-idx?type=turn&entity=SilverBuckle.PrintingPlant.p0066&id=SilverBuckle.PrintingPlant&isize=text&pview=hide" for potentially more information.
Inscriptions
The top plate of the punch reads 'Sieber / Adjustable Hand Punch / Sieber Products MFG. kCo.
Height
40
Width
13
Length
28
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
The height is taken when the lever is in the fully raised position
Accession No.
1987.44.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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METAL PLUG

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Metal plug is a small, cylindrical metal object with top 2cm threaded. The interior of plug is threaded as well.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Metal plug is a small, cylindrical metal object with top 2cm threaded. The interior of plug is threaded as well.
History Of Use
Metal plug was used on the C.N.R. for miscellaneous purposes in the maintenance shop.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Height
4
Diameter
Top: 2.5 Base: 3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.0093.0001
Type of Record
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Metal Puzzle

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Description
A metal toy made from two interlocking halves of nearly-closed rings. The two parts are sculpted into the shape of deer's heads, with the antlers forming the knobbed rings. "PATO" is stamped on the back of each. The purpose of the puzzle is to find a way to take them apart.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOY
Description
A metal toy made from two interlocking halves of nearly-closed rings. The two parts are sculpted into the shape of deer's heads, with the antlers forming the knobbed rings. "PATO" is stamped on the back of each. The purpose of the puzzle is to find a way to take them apart.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.32
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Scoop

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
Large metal scoop with small handle. "G.T.P." is embossed across the front.
Other Names
Shovel
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MAINTENANCE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Large metal scoop with small handle. "G.T.P." is embossed across the front.
History Of Use
Salvaged at CN by donor who worked at CN.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Height
10.5
Width
21
Length
29
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.13.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Tin

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Description
A small rectangular tin. It has an embossed design on the top of the lid. The lid attaches to the container by a hinge. A: Lid B: Base
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
A small rectangular tin. It has an embossed design on the top of the lid. The lid attaches to the container by a hinge. A: Lid B: Base
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1980.180.3 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Metal Vase

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
White painted metal vase. The vase is tall and wide with a big lip around the rim. Multiple rust spots, in some areas, rust has caused deep scratches and holes. Metal handle attached by metal loops on the outside of vase.
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
CONTAINER
Description
White painted metal vase. The vase is tall and wide with a big lip around the rim. Multiple rust spots, in some areas, rust has caused deep scratches and holes. Metal handle attached by metal loops on the outside of vase.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Accession No.
1979.105.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Small Metal Hair Clip/Roller

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Description
Small metal hair clip/roller, with holes throughout it. There is a metal wire that attaches at the top of the clip, creating a circle around it.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Small metal hair clip/roller, with holes throughout it. There is a metal wire that attaches at the top of the clip, creating a circle around it.
Inscriptions
GOODY
Accession No.
1997.53.7
Type of Record
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Smithers Sheet Metal Shop

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Date Range
ca 1957
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.
P2880
Accession No.
981.5.654
Physical Description
Negative
Scan Resolution
300dpi
600dpi
Negative Number
F255
Date Range
ca 1957
History / Biographical
Smithers Main Street facing CNR station. Foreground shows piles used in the construction of the Liquor Store in 1957.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Unidentified baby standing in metal crib.

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Date Range
ca 1930
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.
P1992
Accession No.
1990.6.10
Physical Description
1 Photo: b&w; 8 x 11.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1930
Notes
Unidentified baby standing up in her crib.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Wire Metal Egg Basket

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
An orange metal basket with handle. The basket has spaces between the metal bars. All the metal connects on the bottom. The handle is secured on the top of the basket.
Category
DISTRIBUTION AND TRANSPORTATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CONTAINER
Description
An orange metal basket with handle. The basket has spaces between the metal bars. All the metal connects on the bottom. The handle is secured on the top of the basket.
History Of Use
This basket was used by Cornelius Bot when he had his own egg farm in the mid 1900s in Smithers.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Height
22
Width
35
Length
35
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.5.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Child cutting a ribbon

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Date Range
[1960s-1970s]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of a child cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of an unidentified store or office. Three men wearing suits and boutonnières stand behind the child.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7459
Accession No.
2020.26.11
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1960s-1970s]
Custodial History
Item was found in collections in May 2020.
Scope and Content
Photograph of a child cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of an unidentified store or office. Three men wearing suits and boutonnières stand behind the child.
Notes
Date range estimated by cataloguer based on clothing and hairstyles of subjects.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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