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Material
FABRIC-FELT; PAINT;
Description
Triangular felt pennant. Dark blue with white lettering and white trim. Lettering reads ' Smithers B.C. 1913 to 1938'. Two rings of felt sewn onto the wide end where it would attach to a pole.
Other Names
Flag
Category
COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY ARTIFACTS
Start Date
1938
Description
Triangular felt pennant. Dark blue with white lettering and white trim. Lettering reads ' Smithers B.C. 1913 to 1938'. Two rings of felt sewn onto the wide end where it would attach to a pole.
Material
FABRIC-FELT; PAINT;
Width
16
Length
51.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.9.71
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Description
Small round aluminum dog tag. Has, '1949, Dog Licence #7424', engraved on it.
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Category
COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY ARTIFACTS
Description
Small round aluminum dog tag. Has, '1949, Dog Licence #7424', engraved on it.
History Of Use
This item dates back to 1949.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.29
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Description
Small round aluminum symbol. Has a cut-out star in the center. Around the edges of the front side are the words, 'Peter Dahle Aalesund 1908'.
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Category
COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
Sub-Category
PERSONAL SYMBOL
Description
Small round aluminum symbol. Has a cut-out star in the center. Around the edges of the front side are the words, 'Peter Dahle Aalesund 1908'.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM;
Diameter
4.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.31
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PLASTIC;
PAINT;
Description
One advertisement sign produced by the Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada that reads 'PREVENT FIRES - Enjoy it, then be sure it's out'. Made of metal with yellow background and red and black center. Also has a picture of a cigarette lite on the front. The sign is very thin, almost as thin as paper.
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Manufacturer Notes
IMPERIAL TOBACCO CO.
Category
COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Description
One advertisement sign produced by the Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada that reads 'PREVENT FIRES - Enjoy it, then be sure it's out'. Made of metal with yellow background and red and black center. Also has a picture of a cigarette lite on the front. The sign is very thin, almost as thin as paper.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PLASTIC;
PAINT;
Width
44.7
Length
38.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.82.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL-STEEL; METAL/ALLOY-BRASS; WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
Description
A) This tool is about 29.7cm long, made of steel and painted green. It has a clamp on the top end which has a large screw for tightening the clamp. It also has two levers with round wooden knob handles, one at the top and one at the bottom. The bottom half of this tool has a brass cylinder shaped a…
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Other Names
Loader and Crimper
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT ACCESSORY
Description
A) This tool is about 29.7cm long, made of steel and painted green. It has a clamp on the top end which has a large screw for tightening the clamp. It also has two levers with round wooden knob handles, one at the top and one at the bottom. The bottom half of this tool has a brass cylinder shaped attachment. The bottom part of this attachment pushes upward. Also, wired to the top of this is a small brass measuring cup with handle for measuring gun powder. It looks like a short fat bullet shell with a finger sized handle attached to it, and a small curved spout on the top for pouring the powder. It also has an adjustable measuring device on the bottom of it. Engraved on it is 'POWDER 2 1/2 2 3 3 1/4 3 1/2 SHOT'. B) This shell loader has a clamp for attaching loader to table top, a handle on the left hand side to hold the empty casing in place and a handle on right.
Narrative
This tool was used for loading and crimping shotgun shells.
Material
METAL-STEEL; METAL/ALLOY-BRASS; WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
Length
29.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1971.1.15 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
Description
Cylindrical clear, glass mug. Attached below the rim is a long 'C' shaped handle. The sides are long then curve into a short round base. Featured on the side of the mug is a painted representation of the front of the Wall's Electric & Furniture building. Below the representation is 'WALL'S ELEC…
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Category
COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Description
Cylindrical clear, glass mug. Attached below the rim is a long 'C' shaped handle. The sides are long then curve into a short round base. Featured on the side of the mug is a painted representation of the front of the Wall's Electric & Furniture building. Below the representation is 'WALL'S ELECTRIC & FURNITURE, SMITHERS, B.C., SERVING THE BEAUTIFUL BULKLEY VALLEY SINCE 1944'. Impressed on the bottom of the mug is a 'D'.
Narrative
The mug was used as advertising for Walls Electric and Furniture Store.
Material
GLASS;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.0.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS; METAL/ALLOY-BRONZE;
Description
This item is 20.5cm long and tear drop shaped, made of brass and bronze with indented leaf pattern design on both sides. Attached to the top is a small open ended brass cylinder or spout for measuring powder. Inscribed on it is 'DIXON & SONS'. At the base of the cylinder is a lever that has a push …
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Manufacturer
DIXON&SONS
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT ACCESSORY
Description
This item is 20.5cm long and tear drop shaped, made of brass and bronze with indented leaf pattern design on both sides. Attached to the top is a small open ended brass cylinder or spout for measuring powder. Inscribed on it is 'DIXON & SONS'. At the base of the cylinder is a lever that has a push action for opening and closing the top of the powder flask. This was considered to be an automatic pre-measuring device.
Narrative
This type of item was used from the 1600s to the mid 1800s. They were used for reloading mussel loader or cap & ball type pistols. They were always made of a non-marking material, generally copper (though brass and silver are sometimes encountered). This one is made of brass & bronze.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS; METAL/ALLOY-BRONZE;
Length
20.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1975.106.11
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Wooden, ceramic figurine. The base is rectangular and wooden. The front consists of six wide steps with two flared cylinders on the top step. These cylinders are removable and are marked b) and c) of this item. The top portion is a ceramic figurine of a man sitting cross-legged with his hands toget…
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Category
COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
Sub-Category
ART
Description
Wooden, ceramic figurine. The base is rectangular and wooden. The front consists of six wide steps with two flared cylinders on the top step. These cylinders are removable and are marked b) and c) of this item. The top portion is a ceramic figurine of a man sitting cross-legged with his hands together on his lap. His robe is a dark gold color. On the front of the platform is a white and black label with indecipherable lettering. Inscribed on the bottom is "GERMANY" and part of an orange label that is indecipherable.
Narrative
Believed to be either a paper weight or a pen holder.
History Of Use
Ornament owned by McInnes family, Pioneer Ranch, North Bulkley, B.C. circa 1920.
Material
CERAMIC; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
11.4
Width
9.5
Length
11.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.57.27
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
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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Category
COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
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
Accession No.
1971.2.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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