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Description
Brown hat made of hard plastic but with faux leather design. Looks similar to another hard hat in the collection but that hat has real leather design. String weaves in and out of band of hat and ties in a simple knot in front. Could be used for tightening the band of the hat. One one end is a leat…
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Title
Mining Safety Hat
Manufacturer
Willson Product, Inc.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Place Of Manufacture
United States: Reading, Pennsylvania
Description
Brown hat made of hard plastic but with faux leather design. Looks similar to another hard hat in the collection but that hat has real leather design. String weaves in and out of band of hat and ties in a simple knot in front. Could be used for tightening the band of the hat. One one end is a leather loop screwed, alogn with an orange and blue sticker (peeling) that has side profile of a stylized man with a gas mask and hard hat. The sticker says "Draeger Man" which is a term to refer to mine rescue workers.On the other end is metal and leather stand for slotting in a carbide lamp, perhaps.
Inscriptions
On the inside crown of the hat is the following inscription: "Willson Style No. 11 STH / SUPER - TOUCH / Phenolic Safety Hat / Pats. 2,420,522 2, 610,322 2,532,442 2,432,076 2,573,250 Other Pats. Pending / Adjustable Sizes / WILLSON PRODUCTS, INC. READING, PA.
Height
15
Length
30.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2017.85.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
a: white plastic helmet with plastic insert lined with foam. Plastic insert is affixed with metal screws. On underside of the front lip it reads "SAFETY SUPPLY COMPANY / SAFE - T - CAP / MADE IN CANADA". b-c: plastic face shield (b) with hood (c). Exterior of the hood is a silver aluminized fabric…
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Title
Fireman's helmet
Original Owner
Smithers Airport
Other Names
fire proximity helmet
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
a: white plastic helmet with plastic insert lined with foam. Plastic insert is affixed with metal screws. On underside of the front lip it reads "SAFETY SUPPLY COMPANY / SAFE - T - CAP / MADE IN CANADA". b-c: plastic face shield (b) with hood (c). Exterior of the hood is a silver aluminized fabric, interior is a thick grey wool-like material for heat shielding. Plastic face shield affixed to the front. Tag sewn into the inside reads "FYREPEL T.G. / Model 311 AG / FYREPEL PRODUCTS INC. / NEWARK OHIO / MADE IN USE"
History Of Use
Part of an early fire proximity suit. According to donation sheet, the helmet was used by airport firefighters at the Smithers Airport. Likely used in the 1960s, but the style is similar to older types.
Accession No.
1999.5.1 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-VELVET;
Description
Small black velvet hat, designed to look like folds of fabric.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Small black velvet hat, designed to look like folds of fabric.
History Of Use
This style of hat came out around the 1940s to 1950s.
Material
FABRIC-VELVET;
Accession No.
1997.2.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
FABRIC-VELVET; FABRIC-SATIN;
Description
Ladies black satin and velvet hat. Made so the material has a "crinckled" effect. Front has a little patch sewn on it that is covered with black sequins
Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Ladies black satin and velvet hat. Made so the material has a "crinckled" effect. Front has a little patch sewn on it that is covered with black sequins
Material
FABRIC-VELVET; FABRIC-SATIN;
Diameter
22
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.33.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
a) Brown felt hat with a wide brown ribbon around the brim. Ribbon is adorned with brown buttons. Tag on inside of hat has 'STETSON, FIFTH AVE.'. Chin strap inside. b) Wooden hat stand with a half circle bottom and a long round handle. c) Black leather hat box with floral pattern fabric inside. Thr…
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
a) Brown felt hat with a wide brown ribbon around the brim. Ribbon is adorned with brown buttons. Tag on inside of hat has 'STETSON, FIFTH AVE.'. Chin strap inside. b) Wooden hat stand with a half circle bottom and a long round handle. c) Black leather hat box with floral pattern fabric inside. Three metal snaps, one on each side and front close the hat box. "DAISY" imprinted on metal of front clasp.
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
b) 23.3
Diameter
b) 7.1
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
1979.105.8 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-SATIN; FABRIC-COTTON;
Description
Black satin open top brim hat, has a beige cloth rose on the front and green cloth leaves. Black satin ribbon ties in good condition
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Black satin open top brim hat, has a beige cloth rose on the front and green cloth leaves. Black satin ribbon ties in good condition
Material
FABRIC-SATIN; FABRIC-COTTON;
Diameter
Outside: 28.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1980.105.12
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; PLASTIC; FABRIC-POLYESTER; FABRIC-NYLON;
Description
Yachting style cap. It is black in color and has 'EXPRESS' on the front of it, in white lettering. Hard flat black plastic brim. Red interior fabric with a plastic piece sewn into the middle. Sewn on 3 sides. Small white bow inside at the back. Brown leather band runs around the interior.
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Title
CN Express Hat
Other Names
Uniform Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Start Date
1977
Period or Date Notes
Tag inside (see conservation notes) and database record indicate 1977 date.
Description
Yachting style cap. It is black in color and has 'EXPRESS' on the front of it, in white lettering. Hard flat black plastic brim. Red interior fabric with a plastic piece sewn into the middle. Sewn on 3 sides. Small white bow inside at the back. Brown leather band runs around the interior.
History Of Use
This is a CN Express hat that was made in 1977.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; PLASTIC; FABRIC-POLYESTER; FABRIC-NYLON;
Diameter
Top: 24
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1981.7.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-FELT; FABRIC-POLYESTER;
Description
This hat is a tall cylinder shape with a flat top. Made of tan colored felt decorated with rhinestones and looped ribbon.Tag inside reads "Montreal / Miss Diane / Paris / New York" and second label reads "Made in Canada" under a stylized maple leaf
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
This hat is a tall cylinder shape with a flat top. Made of tan colored felt decorated with rhinestones and looped ribbon.Tag inside reads "Montreal / Miss Diane / Paris / New York" and second label reads "Made in Canada" under a stylized maple leaf
History Of Use
The style of this hat dates back to about 1850 to early 1900's. Was referred to as a pill-box cap style and is believed to be of a French design.
Material
FABRIC-FELT; FABRIC-POLYESTER;
Diameter
Top: 22.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.37.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL-FEATHERS; FABRIC-FELT;
Description
Round hat with flat top covered in blue feathers (suspect they are synthetic feathers). Inside is a darker blue felt material. No tag or maker's mark.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Round hat with flat top covered in blue feathers (suspect they are synthetic feathers). Inside is a darker blue felt material. No tag or maker's mark.
History Of Use
The shape or style of this hat dates back to the 1850s although the style was still being used into the early 1900s. Was referred to as a pill-box cap style.
Material
ANIMAL-FEATHERS; FABRIC-FELT;
Depth
8.5
Diameter
Base: 18
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.157.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; PLASTIC; FABRIC-FELT;
Description
Cap of grey cotton with yellow band around the mid section. Black plastic band stretches across the front above the brim. Brim is curved and flat. Tag inside reads: "Western Made / Totem Brand / Made by Western Cap Co. Ltd. / Vancouver Canada". Stylized image of a totem pole included. Hat is size 7…
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Title
Band Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Start Date
1935
End Date
1945
Period or Date Notes
CIRCA 1935:1945
Description
Cap of grey cotton with yellow band around the mid section. Black plastic band stretches across the front above the brim. Brim is curved and flat. Tag inside reads: "Western Made / Totem Brand / Made by Western Cap Co. Ltd. / Vancouver Canada". Stylized image of a totem pole included. Hat is size 7 1/2. Interior labels and green felt are covered by a plastic lining.
History Of Use
Hat was worn by Reginald John Collison as a member of the Rotary Band. Reginald Collison came to Smithers in 1928, deceased 1985.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; PLASTIC; FABRIC-FELT;
Diameter
Top: 26.5 Base: 75
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.160.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Description
Small round black felt ladies hat. Has small bow in back and short elastic band for holding it on. Inside gold printed label reads "Hubbard Felt Co.". Other part of label is illegible.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Small round black felt ladies hat. Has small bow in back and short elastic band for holding it on. Inside gold printed label reads "Hubbard Felt Co.". Other part of label is illegible.
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Diameter
22
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.32.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Small round black wool ladies hat. Has a black velvet bow in back, and a black netting hanging on the front. it also has a brooch pinned on it that looks like a star. Label inside reads: "MERRIMAC HAT CORP. / 100% WOOL"
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Small round black wool ladies hat. Has a black velvet bow in back, and a black netting hanging on the front. it also has a brooch pinned on it that looks like a star. Label inside reads: "MERRIMAC HAT CORP. / 100% WOOL"
Diameter
22
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.34.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Black ladies hat made of a synthetic plastic material that looks similar to a straw hat. The material has a sheen that makes it look as though it sparkles. It has a large black satin bow on top and decorative netting that is decorated with little black balls.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Black ladies hat made of a synthetic plastic material that looks similar to a straw hat. The material has a sheen that makes it look as though it sparkles. It has a large black satin bow on top and decorative netting that is decorated with little black balls.
Diameter
25
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.35.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-NYLON; FABRIC-VELVET; FABRIC-UNKNOWN; METAL;WIRE
Description
Ladies white net hat. Made from a wire frame. White puffy nylon flowers attached around it to form the base of the hat. White netting covers the top.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Ladies white net hat. Made from a wire frame. White puffy nylon flowers attached around it to form the base of the hat. White netting covers the top.
Material
FABRIC-NYLON; FABRIC-VELVET; FABRIC-UNKNOWN; METAL;WIRE
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.36.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Description
Dark brown felt hat. Hat is cinched around the middle to create a stacked look. Brim is wider on one side (presumed the front). There is a stamp on the inside that says 'Glenover, Fawn Tea Felt'. Rest of the label is illegible.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Dark brown felt hat. Hat is cinched around the middle to create a stacked look. Brim is wider on one side (presumed the front). There is a stamp on the inside that says 'Glenover, Fawn Tea Felt'. Rest of the label is illegible.
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Diameter
23
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.37.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-VELVET; FABRIC-COTTON; GLASS;
Description
Ladies red wine colored velvet hat. Has a brim on the front with two wing shaped pieces flairing upward from it. There are three glass moon shaped pendants sewn onto these wings (one at the base point and one on each end), and a red lace veil hanging around the front.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Ladies red wine colored velvet hat. Has a brim on the front with two wing shaped pieces flairing upward from it. There are three glass moon shaped pendants sewn onto these wings (one at the base point and one on each end), and a red lace veil hanging around the front.
Material
FABRIC-VELVET; FABRIC-COTTON; GLASS;
Diameter
20
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.38.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
Description
Railway cap, shapped like a baseball cap with a puffy top. It is white with blue stripes.
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Title
Railway Hat
Other Names
Cap
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
Railway cap, shapped like a baseball cap with a puffy top. It is white with blue stripes.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.39.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-CANVAS;
FABRIC-NYLON;
Description
White cylinder hat with a small brim. White 4cm pleated fabric band above the brim, fastened with a small 1.5cm crossgrain bow at the back. open patterned netting over the whole hat. Label attached inside of brim
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
White cylinder hat with a small brim. White 4cm pleated fabric band above the brim, fastened with a small 1.5cm crossgrain bow at the back. open patterned netting over the whole hat. Label attached inside of brim
Material
FABRIC-CANVAS;
FABRIC-NYLON;
Inscriptions
Union Label Canada, Etiquette Syndicate 094271 sewn inside of white brim band
Height
14cm
Diameter
17.5 top
21.5 bottom
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2016.3.1
Model Name or No.
094271
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
FABRIC-VELVET;
Description
A small round brown velvet hat with 5cm wide bows in alternating brown and beige bows around the bottom.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
A small round brown velvet hat with 5cm wide bows in alternating brown and beige bows around the bottom.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
FABRIC-VELVET;
Height
8.5
Diameter
19
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2016.3.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL-FEATHERS; FABRIC-FELT;
Description
A small tan felt hat similar to a short turban style. A band of brown feathers goes part way about the front of the upper section. A fine white netting covers them. A narrow felt bow matching the fabric of the hat is attached at the back center.
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Title
Ladies Hat
Manufacturer
Mussard Felts Co. Canada
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, HEADWEAR
Description
A small tan felt hat similar to a short turban style. A band of brown feathers goes part way about the front of the upper section. A fine white netting covers them. A narrow felt bow matching the fabric of the hat is attached at the back center.
Material
ANIMAL-FEATHERS; FABRIC-FELT;
Height
10cm
Diameter
top 16cm bottom 21cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2016.3.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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