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Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD - UNKNOWN
Description
A pair of wooden slalom skis and probably used by Bertha Collinson. Made by Reg Collison, Smithers mid 1930`s. Steel edges and complete bindings. The name COLLINSON is stamped on the underside of the ski tip.
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Title
Slalom skis
Manufacturer Notes
Reg Collinson
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SPORTS EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Smithers, British Columbia
Period or Date Notes
Mid 1930`s
Description
A pair of wooden slalom skis and probably used by Bertha Collinson. Made by Reg Collison, Smithers mid 1930`s. Steel edges and complete bindings. The name COLLINSON is stamped on the underside of the ski tip.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD - UNKNOWN
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1986.1.3 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
2 seperate bread wrappers/packaging. Each one is white with red and blue decorative triangle patterns on the edges. Top reads: "Sliced White Bread / Quality Bread / Smithers Bakery / Smithers, BC." Cardboard has been placed in packages to retain their shape.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Smithers, British Columbia
Description
2 seperate bread wrappers/packaging. Each one is white with red and blue decorative triangle patterns on the edges. Top reads: "Sliced White Bread / Quality Bread / Smithers Bakery / Smithers, BC." Cardboard has been placed in packages to retain their shape.
Height
11.5
Width
12.5
Length
30
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2018.48.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS; PAPER-CARDBOARD; PAPER;
Description
Small glass medicinal bottle. Blue, orange and white label that is taped to the front reads: "Smithers / Drug Store / Prescription Pharmacy / Smithers BC / Oil of Wintergreen." Stamped onto the label is 75c. The bottle has quantity measurements embossed into the glass on the back of the bottle. A s…
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Title
Oil of Wintergreen
Other Names
Methyl salicylate
Manufacturer Notes
Smithers Drug Store
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Smithers, British Columbia
Description
Small glass medicinal bottle. Blue, orange and white label that is taped to the front reads: "Smithers / Drug Store / Prescription Pharmacy / Smithers BC / Oil of Wintergreen." Stamped onto the label is 75c. The bottle has quantity measurements embossed into the glass on the back of the bottle. A small black screw-on cap seals the bottle.
History Of Use
Methyl salicylate (oil of wintergreen) can be prescribed as a topical treatment for muscle and joint pain. It is also used as additive for flavour in gum and candy. If ingested undiluted or in high doses, it can be toxic or potentially lethal.
Material
GLASS; PAPER-CARDBOARD; PAPER;
Accession No.
1996.140.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
Description
a: hand crocheted white or offwhite cotton jacket. The sleeves are of equal length to the body. There are no buttons or clasps. It has a pattern of circles or in the design. b: hat, crocheted in the same colour and pattern as the jacket. The hat has a flower-like adornment made of white ribbon whi…
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Artist or Maker
Mrs. Cathray
Original Owner
Mae G. Smith
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Smithers, British Columbia
Place Used
Smithers, British Columbia
Start Date
1914
End Date
1914
Description
a: hand crocheted white or offwhite cotton jacket. The sleeves are of equal length to the body. There are no buttons or clasps. It has a pattern of circles or in the design. b: hat, crocheted in the same colour and pattern as the jacket. The hat has a flower-like adornment made of white ribbon which includes two ties.
Publications
Item featured in September 2015 BV Museum newsletter and October 7 2015 Interior News article Arti-FACT segment.
History Of Use
The jacket and hat were made in 1914 by a Mrs. Cathray and given to the donor's grandmother, Henrietta Smith. The item was to be worn by Henrietta's daughter (donor's mother) Mae G. Smith. The item was retained by Mae Smith and passed down to her daughter.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2015.17.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images