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Description
Ladies jewel case
Other Names
Jewelery Case
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
Ladies jewel case
History Of Use
"Hand made in the 1800's" - info found on catalogue care Dec 2003 - JY
Accession No.
1971.0001.0019
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A round leather box witha cardboard liner. It has a drawstring closure laced through the leather of the box with a leather tassel on the end. The outside of the bag is decorated with a picture of the head of an Aboriginal in a headdress. Beside this are the initials "A.M.L." Beside this is a pic…
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Other Names
Collar Box
Cuff Box
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
a) A round leather box witha cardboard liner. It has a drawstring closure laced through the leather of the box with a leather tassel on the end. The outside of the bag is decorated with a picture of the head of an Aboriginal in a headdress. Beside this are the initials "A.M.L." Beside this is a picture of several tepees and "COLLARS". The leather extends above the cardboard lining and has a scallopped pattern on its edge. b) A stiff white collar with "TRADE MARK ARROW CLUETT PEABODY & CO. CANADA DORSET CLUPECO SHRUNK 16" written on the inside in black ink. c) A cloth collar that is white on the inside and speckled blue with brown stripes on the outside. Written on the inside is "16 1/2". There are three button holes spaced out along the bottom of the collar. d) A cloth collar that is white on the inside with blue stripes on the outside. There are three button holes spaced out along the bottom of the collar. e) A stiff collar that is white on the outside with black stripes on the outside. Written on the inside is "Forsyth HAND MADE PRE-SHRUNK PILOT TO BE STARCHED 2060-17" in black ink. There are three button holes spaced out along the bottom of the collar. f) A stiff collar that is white on the outside with black stripes on the outside. Written on the inside is "Forsyth HAND MADE PRE-SHRUNK PICARDY TO BE STARCHED 3060-17" in black ink. There are three button holes spaced out along the bottom of the collar. g) A small metal collar button. h) A small metal collar button.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
8
Diameter
17.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
8
Accession No.
1971.2.4 a-h
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Yellow scarf of shear material with zig-zag patterns on it.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Period or Date Notes
c.1950s
Description
Yellow scarf of shear material with zig-zag patterns on it.
History Of Use
Scarf belongs to a set called "Lady Elegant Glove and Scarf set", c.1950s. Possibly purchased by Lorraine's mother, Elsie Custison (nee Green). It was never used.
Accession No.
2011.2.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Yellow glove set of a scarf & glove set by Lady Elegant. Nylon stretch with 3 embroidered flowers on the top of each hand.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Period or Date Notes
c.1950s
Description
Yellow glove set of a scarf & glove set by Lady Elegant. Nylon stretch with 3 embroidered flowers on the top of each hand.
History Of Use
"Lady Elegant" scarf & glove set possibly purchased by Elsie Custison (nee Green) in the 1950s. Set was never used.
Accession No.
2011.2.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
Rectangular cardboard paper with eight buttons on it. Paper has 'Nouveaute', on it. Buttons are bronze colored metal with leaf design on each. On one half of each button is copper colored metal under leaf design.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
Rectangular cardboard paper with eight buttons on it. Paper has 'Nouveaute', on it. Buttons are bronze colored metal with leaf design on each. On one half of each button is copper colored metal under leaf design.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Width
7.5cm
Length
11.0cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.35
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; GLASS; PLASTIC; ANIMAL-LEATHER;
Description
Long buckskin gloves with a flower and butterfly design on the front, done in glass and plastic beads. Colours used are white, brown, blue, green, red, clear, and pink. The tops of gloves are wide enough to cover the bottom of a coat sleeve. The tops of the gloves were cut with a 'pinking shears…
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Other Names
BUCKSKIN GLOVES
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
Long buckskin gloves with a flower and butterfly design on the front, done in glass and plastic beads. Colours used are white, brown, blue, green, red, clear, and pink. The tops of gloves are wide enough to cover the bottom of a coat sleeve. The tops of the gloves were cut with a 'pinking shears' for a finished look and lined with a grey fabric lining. There are fringes down one side of the gloves (on the top half).
History Of Use
Request sent to donor for more info. Donor is the daughter of Olaf Hanson. Olaf Hanson 1882-1952. He was born in Sweden and arrived in Canada in 1907. He pioneered the north, formed the Hanson Lumber & Timber Co which made & sold railway ties and cedar poles, he was a MP in the Skeena for 15 yrs, was a Swedish consul and a member of the International Fisheries Commission. Te traveled extensively and many who met him thought him a generous man. For more into, see Historical Research file: Hanson, Olaf.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; GLASS; PLASTIC; ANIMAL-LEATHER;
Width
18
Length
32
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.71.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
GLASS;
Description
A belt with red, white & brown details. It has a geometric design is geometric with red, brown, white, and black beads. A row of white glass beads and one of green are the border along the edge. The back is covered in cotton/canvas material to add strength. Two patches of blue material are secur…
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
A belt with red, white & brown details. It has a geometric design is geometric with red, brown, white, and black beads. A row of white glass beads and one of green are the border along the edge. The back is covered in cotton/canvas material to add strength. Two patches of blue material are secured to each end.
History Of Use
Katie O'Neill was Wiggs O'Neills youngest sister. She was referred to as an historian. She was born in Barkerville, raised on the Queen Charolettes, became a nurse, worked in several places and retired in Smithers. For more info see Historical Research: O'Neill, Katie. This belt is believed to have been made with beads from porcupine quill. However that cannot be confirmed nor can the place it was made nor by whom it was made.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
GLASS;
Width
4.5
Length
73
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.1.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-VELVET; ANIMAL-LEATHER; ANIMAL-UNKNOWN;
Description
Green & white design belt bordered with a row of white beads. The backing is leather; the ends are made of brown velvet and crudely sewn. The beads have been sewn on with thread as opposed to glue.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
Green & white design belt bordered with a row of white beads. The backing is leather; the ends are made of brown velvet and crudely sewn. The beads have been sewn on with thread as opposed to glue.
History Of Use
Katie O'Niell was born in Barkerville, raised on the Queen Charolettes, became a nurse, retired in Smithers and was known as an historian. For more info see Historical Research file: O'Niell,Katie. It is not known for sure if the beads are from porcupine quill or where it was made and by whom.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; FABRIC-VELVET; ANIMAL-LEATHER; ANIMAL-UNKNOWN;
Width
4.5
Length
70
Depth
0.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.1.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A gold clip approximentaly 21cm. in total length. The clip itself is 3 cm. long with the initals "JFMG" engraved on it with a very delicate engraved pattern running the length of it. There is a gold chain attacthed which is 14 cm. long and on the end of this is a solid loop-may be for a small watch…
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
A gold clip approximentaly 21cm. in total length. The clip itself is 3 cm. long with the initals "JFMG" engraved on it with a very delicate engraved pattern running the length of it. There is a gold chain attacthed which is 14 cm. long and on the end of this is a solid loop-may be for a small watch to be attached.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Length
22
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.3.13
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
a: Toe and ball of right foot part of tree. Has a small metal and wooden handle coming out of the ankle. b: Middle section of right tree. Know this from R's carved into connecting face of this piece. c: Heel of right tree. Again, R carved into connecting face. d: Toe and ball of left foot part of t…
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING,ACCESSORY
Description
a: Toe and ball of right foot part of tree. Has a small metal and wooden handle coming out of the ankle. b: Middle section of right tree. Know this from R's carved into connecting face of this piece. c: Heel of right tree. Again, R carved into connecting face. d: Toe and ball of left foot part of tree. Has a small metal and wooden handle coming out of the ankle e: Middle section of left tree. Know this from carved L's in the connecting face of this piece. f: Heel of left tree. R carved into connecting face.
Narrative
Belonged to grandfather of Arthur and George Campbell of Moricetown. (1920-1952).
Number Of Parts
6
Accession No.
1976.117.1 a-f
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Date Range
1965-1974; 1990-1991
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Files include 12 phone books/telephone directories for the Bulkley Valley area.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Creator
B.C. Tel
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 195
File 196
File 197
Accession No.
2017.33
Physical Description
30.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
1965-1974; 1990-1991
Scope and Content
Files include 12 phone books/telephone directories for the Bulkley Valley area.
Subject Access
B.C. Tel
B.C. Telephone Company
Geographic Access
Burns Lake, B.C.
Hazelton, B.C.
Houston, B.C.
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
ca June 1914
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
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Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1494
Accession No.
1987.1.31
Physical Description
1 Postcard: b&w: 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca June 1914
Subject Access
Aldermere-Telkwa Trail
Geographic Access
Aldermere, B.C.
Notes
1 Photograph; b&w; 17 x 11.5 cm Mrs. Winnifred Coyle and Ellen with Mrs. Davey Scott walking the Aldermere-Telkwa trail. Information written on back of both cards. Notations also written on front of post card. Writing with arrow indicating Ellen Coyle reads "Aldermere's first baby."
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Alpenhorn Pub & Bistro Storefront on Main Street

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Date Range
[1990s or 2000s]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3073
Accession No.
2018.60
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour; 15x10cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
[1990s or 2000s]
Subject Access
Alpenhorn
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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