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Description
A: Silver trophy cup with a handle on either side and an engraved pattern around the top part. The base has broken off. B: Brown wooden base for the trophy cup. The bottom is stamped with S401 and another illegible stamp.
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Description
A: Silver trophy cup with a handle on either side and an engraved pattern around the top part. The base has broken off. B: Brown wooden base for the trophy cup. The bottom is stamped with S401 and another illegible stamp.
History Of Use
Dropped off by Teri O'Neill at the swap shed after her mother-in-law (Mrs. Mike O'Neill) died. It belonged to the Mike O'Neill family. Donated by Colleen Carroll on behalf of the O'Neill family because she saw a photo of a bunch of big burly men holding this cup in an old photo with Wigs O'Neill in it.
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2003.34.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Description
This is a CN pin. The CN part on the front is silver. The back is white (possibly plastic). There is some kind of clip on the back.
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This is a CN pin. The CN part on the front is silver. The back is white (possibly plastic). There is some kind of clip on the back.
Accession No.
2003.17.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Description
Square shaped and brightly coloured map of WWII era Europe, with short wave radio stations around the world and in Canada and the US listed around the borders. Map is titled "Follow the War News with a new RCA Victor Radio"
Title
RCA War Map of Europe
Manufacturer
RCA Victor Radio
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
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DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1940
End Date
1945
Period or Date Notes
In small text under the map is written "Form 2-40 15/1/40" suggesting that the date of this map could be 1940. In-depth analysis of the German positions could be used to further date the map.
Description
Square shaped and brightly coloured map of WWII era Europe, with short wave radio stations around the world and in Canada and the US listed around the borders. Map is titled "Follow the War News with a new RCA Victor Radio"
Accession No.
2004.19.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

Smithers P.T.A. Drama Competition Best Performance Cup

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Description
Silver trophy cup with a broken handle on a black painted metal stand. The cup is engraved with the winners from the 1950s to the 1960s. Most of the writing is illegible.
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Description
Silver trophy cup with a broken handle on a black painted metal stand. The cup is engraved with the winners from the 1950s to the 1960s. Most of the writing is illegible.
Accession No.
1979.164.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SILVER;
Description
A silver tray with a scalloped rim. Engraved in the centre is "TO BRO. JAMES ERNEST KIRY ON THE OCCASION OF HIS 100TH BIRTHDAY FEBRUARY 25, 1965 PRESENTED BY OMINECA LODGE NO 92 A.F.& A.M. OF WHICH HE IS A LIFE MEMBER. In the centre of the writing is the mason sign of a square and compass with a "G…
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Description
A silver tray with a scalloped rim. Engraved in the centre is "TO BRO. JAMES ERNEST KIRY ON THE OCCASION OF HIS 100TH BIRTHDAY FEBRUARY 25, 1965 PRESENTED BY OMINECA LODGE NO 92 A.F.& A.M. OF WHICH HE IS A LIFE MEMBER. In the centre of the writing is the mason sign of a square and compass with a "G" in the centre.
History Of Use
This plate was given to James Kirby on his 100th birthday (February 25, 1965).
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SILVER;
Diameter
25.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
1971.2.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Trophy with: "Girls Hockey S.P.S." engraved on the front and with two hockey sticks and a puck. On the back is: "1934-1935 Whiz-Bangs" and "1935-1936 Streamliners". Trophy sits on a wooden base.
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Description
Trophy with: "Girls Hockey S.P.S." engraved on the front and with two hockey sticks and a puck. On the back is: "1934-1935 Whiz-Bangs" and "1935-1936 Streamliners". Trophy sits on a wooden base.
History Of Use
Found un-numbered in storage area. No donor info/provenance.
Height
23
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2003.28.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Description
Presented to Chris Dahlie in 1954. Engraved on it is: "Life Membership In Appreciation for Co-Operative Endeavour. Smithers Ski Club. 1954."
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Description
Presented to Chris Dahlie in 1954. Engraved on it is: "Life Membership In Appreciation for Co-Operative Endeavour. Smithers Ski Club. 1954."
History Of Use
Trophy was left on the ski hill in lodge.
Accession No.
2011.6.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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St. James Anglican Church 60th Anniversary Plates

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Description
Two cream coloured plates, with gold trim. Both have a drawing of the St. James Anglican church in brown on the front, with the words "St. James Anglican Church / Smithers, British Columbia / 60th Anniversary 1913-1973", in a brown stylized font. On the back, they are stamped with a maple leaf, whi…
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Description
Two cream coloured plates, with gold trim. Both have a drawing of the St. James Anglican church in brown on the front, with the words "St. James Anglican Church / Smithers, British Columbia / 60th Anniversary 1913-1973", in a brown stylized font. On the back, they are stamped with a maple leaf, which has a banner on it, with writing that reads "DECORATED IN CANADA". Below the maple leaf is writing that says "22 K GOLD / CAN. ART CHINA / COLLINGWOOD ONT." (B) has a holder attached, while (A) does not.
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2015.15.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Description
Black pen holder with a marble pattern. There is a gold plaque that reads: "Alfred C. Fowler / Good Citizen / 1951 / B.P.O Elks and O.O.R. Purple". One of the pen holders is missing.
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Description
Black pen holder with a marble pattern. There is a gold plaque that reads: "Alfred C. Fowler / Good Citizen / 1951 / B.P.O Elks and O.O.R. Purple". One of the pen holders is missing.
Accession No.
1980.168.19
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Plaque is made of wood, shaped to look like the province of British Columbia. On the centre of the plaque is a gold coloured metal plate inscribed with: "SMITHERS SPORTS HALL OF FAME / ROY MCDONELL / SMITHERS LIONS CLUB"
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Title
Smithers Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
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COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
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Description
Plaque is made of wood, shaped to look like the province of British Columbia. On the centre of the plaque is a gold coloured metal plate inscribed with: "SMITHERS SPORTS HALL OF FAME / ROY MCDONELL / SMITHERS LIONS CLUB"
Inscriptions
ROY MCDONELL
SMITHERS LIONS CLUB
SMITHERS SPORTS HALL OF FAME
Accession No.
1990.121.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SILVER;
Description
Silver trowel with a thick silver handle, with flowers enlaid at the top of it and other designs down the sides. There is a flower connector between the handle and the trowel head. The trowel head itself is a thin flat piece of silver metal. It is very ornately decorated along the top and side bord…
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Description
Silver trowel with a thick silver handle, with flowers enlaid at the top of it and other designs down the sides. There is a flower connector between the handle and the trowel head. The trowel head itself is a thin flat piece of silver metal. It is very ornately decorated along the top and side borders. In the centre of the trowel head is "Presented by Mr. Archie Sullivan Contractor of Vanvouver B.C. to the RT. Rev. E. M. Bunoz. O.M.I. of Prince Rupert B.C. for the Traying of the Corner-stone of the New Bulkley Valley District Hospital at Smithers B.C. October 29th 1933".
History Of Use
This trowel was presented to B.V. Dist. Hospital, to commemorate the opening of the B.V. District Hospital's new wing, in 1933.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SILVER;
Length
35.4
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.69.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
METAL\ALLOY-COPPER; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
The bell is copper color with a small handle on top. Around the body it says '1910 COLONIAL 1832 COLONIAL'. It has a metal piece in the middle to bump up against each side to ring.
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Description
The bell is copper color with a small handle on top. Around the body it says '1910 COLONIAL 1832 COLONIAL'. It has a metal piece in the middle to bump up against each side to ring.
History Of Use
The bell was made in 1910.
Material
METAL\ALLOY-COPPER; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Height
10
Width
10.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1974.100.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Description
Tarnished silver miniature trophy. 2 handles, one on either side. Engraved with Margaret Forward, 6 cm tall. Trophy is slightly flattened on the front. Stamped on bottom is STANDARD 'S' Company, Toronto, Canada. Also stamped on bottom: 8 7 11
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Tarnished silver miniature trophy. 2 handles, one on either side. Engraved with Margaret Forward, 6 cm tall. Trophy is slightly flattened on the front. Stamped on bottom is STANDARD 'S' Company, Toronto, Canada. Also stamped on bottom: 8 7 11
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.3.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Description
Skiing Plaque acknowledging contribution of Jack and Mabel Chapman to the start of downhill skiing in Smithers.
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Skiing Plaque acknowledging contribution of Jack and Mabel Chapman to the start of downhill skiing in Smithers.
Accession No.
2011.15.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Description
a: The pin itself is gold with three interlocking ovals. Hanging from the pin is gold medal with red detailing. Inside of the red detailing is a white, six-point star. Inside of the star is a blue circle with gold trim, and the number 45 in the circle in gold. On the back of the medal is: "Presente…
Title
Initiation into the Bulkley Lodge Pin
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Description
a: The pin itself is gold with three interlocking ovals. Hanging from the pin is gold medal with red detailing. Inside of the red detailing is a white, six-point star. Inside of the star is a blue circle with gold trim, and the number 45 in the circle in gold. On the back of the medal is: "Presented to Bro. A. C. Fowler P.G. By Bulkley Lodge No. 30 Initiated Dec. 24, 1914". b: Is a black case with a fake leather case.
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1980.168.5 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Pin with blue ribbon that connects to a silver medal. Embossed on the front medal is: "British Columbia Honours Canadian Pioneers" along the top; "1967" along the bottom, and in the middle there is a star, 100, and a flower on a branch. Embossed on the back of the medal is: "The First Explorer "Fro…
Title
British Columbia Honours Canadian Pioneers
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COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
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DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
Pin with blue ribbon that connects to a silver medal. Embossed on the front medal is: "British Columbia Honours Canadian Pioneers" along the top; "1967" along the bottom, and in the middle there is a star, 100, and a flower on a branch. Embossed on the back of the medal is: "The First Explorer "From Canada. By Land"" along the top. Then there is a scenic picture of what appears to be Alexander Mackenzie. In smaller writing at the bottom of the picture is "Alexander Mackenzie 1793".
Accession No.
1980.168.11
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
A long purple ribbon that connects to a copper coloured medal. the medal is shaped like a shield. It has crosses around the border, and embossed on the centre is "Caledonia Diocesan Lay Reader" on a scroll.
Title
Caledonia Diocesan Lay Reader
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
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DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
A long purple ribbon that connects to a copper coloured medal. the medal is shaped like a shield. It has crosses around the border, and embossed on the centre is "Caledonia Diocesan Lay Reader" on a scroll.
Accession No.
1980.168.13
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Small shield-shaped pin. On the pin is a tree, and the words "British Columbia Volunteer Fire Warden". The number "708" is inscribed on the back. It is made of a metal alloy.
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Description
Small shield-shaped pin. On the pin is a tree, and the words "British Columbia Volunteer Fire Warden". The number "708" is inscribed on the back. It is made of a metal alloy.
Width
4.3
Length
4.3
Depth
1
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.28.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Small, round metal pin with a picture of the two princesses on it on the front. Under the two princesses is "The Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret Rose". The pin is slightly larger than the face.
Title
Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret Rose Commemorative Pin
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COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
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DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Description
Small, round metal pin with a picture of the two princesses on it on the front. Under the two princesses is "The Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret Rose". The pin is slightly larger than the face.
Accession No.
1987.57.12
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Wooden plaque honouring A.C. Fowler as an "Honourary Fireman 1971" on a gold piece of metal. To the left of that is a metal wreath, and inside of the wreath is a golden "Centenary of Confederation with Canada" along the top of a golden coin. Next to that is the British Columbia coat of arms.
Title
Honourary Fireman 1971
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
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DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
Wooden plaque honouring A.C. Fowler as an "Honourary Fireman 1971" on a gold piece of metal. To the left of that is a metal wreath, and inside of the wreath is a golden "Centenary of Confederation with Canada" along the top of a golden coin. Next to that is the British Columbia coat of arms.
Accession No.
1980.168.15
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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