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Description
Unframed oil on canvas painting of two trees in fall. Hudson Bay Mountain is in the background. R. Hoskins signed in bottom right hand corner.
Title
Two Trees at the Smithers Golf Course
Artist or Maker
Ruby Hoskins
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ART
Start Date
1960
End Date
1966
Period or Date Notes
Dates based on information provided by the donor
Description
Unframed oil on canvas painting of two trees in fall. Hudson Bay Mountain is in the background. R. Hoskins signed in bottom right hand corner.
Narrative
Painting is of two trees on the Smithers Golf Course. The trees are apparently no longer standing.
Accession No.
2014.18.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Magazine titled "Beautiful British Columbia Land of New Horizons", Winter 1964 edition. Edition contains two page aerial photo of Smithers on page 30-31.
Title
Beautiful British Columbia Winter Volume 6 1964
Manufacturer
Department of Recreation and Conservation of British Columbia
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1964
End Date
1964
Description
Magazine titled "Beautiful British Columbia Land of New Horizons", Winter 1964 edition. Edition contains two page aerial photo of Smithers on page 30-31.
Accession No.
1991.208.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Magazine with image of dozens of green and coloured maple leaves on the bottom half of the cover. "Century: 1867-1967" is printed in black text across the top. "The Canadian Saga" is in smaller lettering above the maple leaves. Centennial publication of articles and stories about the history and cu…
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Title
Century 1867-1967: The Canadian Saga
Manufacturer
The Province
Manufacturer Notes
Published by the Toronto Daily Star
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1967
End Date
1967
Description
Magazine with image of dozens of green and coloured maple leaves on the bottom half of the cover. "Century: 1867-1967" is printed in black text across the top. "The Canadian Saga" is in smaller lettering above the maple leaves. Centennial publication of articles and stories about the history and culture of Canada. According to the title page, it appears to be an edition of "The Province" from February 13 1967.
Accession No.
1986.11.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Field and Stream Magazine from April 1961.
Title
Field & Stream Vol LXV No. 12, April 1961
Manufacturer
Holt, Rinehart and Winston Inc.
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
New York
Start Date
1961
End Date
1961
Description
Field and Stream Magazine from April 1961.
Accession No.
2018.44.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Sports Afield Magazine from April 1961.
Title
Sports Afield April 1961
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
New York
Start Date
1961
End Date
1961
Description
Sports Afield Magazine from April 1961.
Accession No.
2018.44.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Saturday Evening Post magazine from Winter 1971. Features cover art by John Falter.
Title
The Saturday Evening Post Vol 243 No. 3, Winter 1971
Manufacturer
Curtis Publishing Company
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
United States: Indianapolis, Indiana
Start Date
1971
End Date
1971
Description
Saturday Evening Post magazine from Winter 1971. Features cover art by John Falter.
Accession No.
2018.44.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Ladies' Home Journal Magazine, January 1973. Front features a photograph of a smiling woman wearing a white fur jacket.
Title
Ladies' Home Journal January 1973
Original Owner
Postage mark on front cover is addressed to C.R. Goodacre.
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1973
End Date
1973
Description
Ladies' Home Journal Magazine, January 1973. Front features a photograph of a smiling woman wearing a white fur jacket.
Accession No.
2018.44.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Country Guide, The Farm Magazine April 1969. Cover features a picture of two red vehicles in a field.
Title
Country Guide, The Farm Magazine April 1969
Original Owner
Postage mark on front cover is labelled WM H Essex
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1969
End Date
1969
Description
Country Guide, The Farm Magazine April 1969. Cover features a picture of two red vehicles in a field.
Accession No.
2018.44.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
British Columbia Digest magazine, February 1962. Photo of interest on page 4 features Highway 16 with a view of Hudson Bay Mountain.
Title
British Columbia Digest February 1962
Original Owner
Stamp on the back of the magazine is addressed to A.S. Flint (Box 297 Smithers, B.C)
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1962
End Date
1962
Description
British Columbia Digest magazine, February 1962. Photo of interest on page 4 features Highway 16 with a view of Hudson Bay Mountain.
Accession No.
2018.63.11
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
The Northwest Digest magazine, June 1957. "Featuring Highway 16" edition. Article of interest: "Smithers and the Railway Era of Central B.C" by Wiggs O'Neill on page 8.
Title
The Northwest Digest June 1957
Original Owner
Stamp on the back of the magazine is addressed to A.S. Flint (Box 297 Smithers, B.C)
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1962
End Date
1962
Description
The Northwest Digest magazine, June 1957. "Featuring Highway 16" edition. Article of interest: "Smithers and the Railway Era of Central B.C" by Wiggs O'Neill on page 8.
Accession No.
2018.63.12
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
"BC Outdoors" magazine, June 1974. Front cover features a photograph of a boy fishing off of a bridge. Article of interest: "The Bridges at Hagwilget" by Sperry "Dutch" Cline, page 42. Written on the front in black marker: "RIFFEL".
Title
B.C. Outdoors June 1974
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1974
End Date
1974
Description
"BC Outdoors" magazine, June 1974. Front cover features a photograph of a boy fishing off of a bridge. Article of interest: "The Bridges at Hagwilget" by Sperry "Dutch" Cline, page 42. Written on the front in black marker: "RIFFEL".
Accession No.
2018.69.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
"BC Outdoors" magazine, June 1977. Front cover features a photograph of a bear in a river. Article of interest: "Shoot Out at New Hazelton" by Mark Hamilton, page 56.
Title
B.C. Outdoors June 1977
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1977
End Date
1977
Description
"BC Outdoors" magazine, June 1977. Front cover features a photograph of a bear in a river. Article of interest: "Shoot Out at New Hazelton" by Mark Hamilton, page 56.
Accession No.
2018.69.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
a: red and off-white coupons, "Have You Tried Squirrel Peanut Butter". Coupon No. 178635 b: green and off-white coupon with hole punched in the middle. "Try Delicious Sungo-- Orange Flavour Crystals". Coupon numbered 067414 c: red and off-white coupon, "Try Delicious Sungold Orange Flavour Crysta…
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Title
Nabob Coupons
Manufacturer
Nabob
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Place Used
Canada
Start Date
1970
End Date
1979
Description
a: red and off-white coupons, "Have You Tried Squirrel Peanut Butter". Coupon No. 178635 b: green and off-white coupon with hole punched in the middle. "Try Delicious Sungo-- Orange Flavour Crystals". Coupon numbered 067414 c: red and off-white coupon, "Try Delicious Sungold Orange Flavour Crystals". No. 166595 d: red and white coupon, "Delicious Nabob Jams and Marmalade" No. 899268 e: blue and white coupon, "Delicious Nabob Jams and Marmalade". No. 438579 f-g: two samples of red and white coupon, "Enjoy Superb Tea with Handy Nabob Tea Bags". No 303550 and 802792 h: black and white coupon, "Try 100% Pure Nabob Instant Coffee", No. 824605. i: blue and white coupon, "Try 100% Pure Nabob Instant Coffee", No. 52353 j: red and off-white (yellowed) coupon, "Try 100% Pure Nabob Instant Coffee", No. 315360 k: red and white coupon, "Try 100% Pure Nabob Instant Coffee", No. 831104 l: red and off-white (yellowed) coupon, "M-M-M Lemon Cheese by Nabob". No. 498710 m: red and white (yellowed) coupon, "M-M-M Lemon Cheese by Nabob". No. 404012. n: red and white coupon with hole punched in middle. "1 Nabob Premium Cerficiate". Note this coupon is slightly larger in size than all the others. o: red and off-white coupon, "Nabob Premium Certificate", No. 933251, type F-7. p: red and white coupon, "Nabob Premium Certificate", No. 294151, type D-7. q: blue and white coupon, "2 Nabob Premium Certificate", No. 381178, type B-7. All coupons were valid in Canada only.
History Of Use
Coupons used in the Bulkley Valley in the 1970s
Number Of Parts
17
Accession No.
2009.16.1 a-q
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Circular gold coin created for the Smithers 1913-1963 Golden Jubilee. Various scenes on the medal, Hudson Bay Mountain, Railway car, etc. The coin has had a hole drilled in the top under the words GOLDEN JUBILEE. This is not original to the artifact as artifact 2011.27.1 (same coin) does not have t…
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1963
End Date
1963
Description
Circular gold coin created for the Smithers 1913-1963 Golden Jubilee. Various scenes on the medal, Hudson Bay Mountain, Railway car, etc. The coin has had a hole drilled in the top under the words GOLDEN JUBILEE. This is not original to the artifact as artifact 2011.27.1 (same coin) does not have this hole.
History Of Use
From owners private collection.
Accession No.
2009.13.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Commemorative coin. Golden Jubilee Coin for Smither's 50th Anniversary (1913-1963). On Coin are the Hudson Bay Mountains, Trees, Logs, Train on tracks; Dresses, a Bull's Head and the words " Tourist Paradise, Hunting, Fishing, Camping, Skiing" Next to Bulls head. Below Hudson Bay Mountains "Hudson …
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1963
End Date
1963
Description
Commemorative coin. Golden Jubilee Coin for Smither's 50th Anniversary (1913-1963). On Coin are the Hudson Bay Mountains, Trees, Logs, Train on tracks; Dresses, a Bull's Head and the words " Tourist Paradise, Hunting, Fishing, Camping, Skiing" Next to Bulls head. Below Hudson Bay Mountains "Hudson Bay Mountain"
Accession No.
2011.27.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Gold plaque mounted to wood. Plaque reads: "In Appreciation and Recognition / This Plaque is Presented / to / A.R. "Roy" McDonell / for his / Many Years of Faithful Service / Towards / Promotion and Development / of / Junior and Senior Hockey / in / Smithers".
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Title
A.R. "Roy" McDonald Hockey Plaque
Original Owner
Alexander Roy McDonell
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CEREMONIAL OBJECT
Start Date
1940
End Date
1963
Period or Date Notes
1940 start date is circa based on photos in the collection of Roy McDonell coaching hockey teams. 1969 based on death of Alexander Roy McDonell
Description
Gold plaque mounted to wood. Plaque reads: "In Appreciation and Recognition / This Plaque is Presented / to / A.R. "Roy" McDonell / for his / Many Years of Faithful Service / Towards / Promotion and Development / of / Junior and Senior Hockey / in / Smithers".
Accession No.
1986.26.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
a: Round gold coloured coin. One one side is a stylized maple leaf with the words "In Honour of the Centenary of Canadian Confederation / 1967" around the edges. On the other side is a stylized pacific dogwood (BC's official flower) with "100" above it. Around the edges are the words "In Honour of …
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Title
Canadian Centenary Coin
Manufacturer
Canadian Confederation Centennial Committee of British Columbia
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
British Columbia
Canada
Start Date
1966
End Date
1967
Description
a: Round gold coloured coin. One one side is a stylized maple leaf with the words "In Honour of the Centenary of Canadian Confederation / 1967" around the edges. On the other side is a stylized pacific dogwood (BC's official flower) with "100" above it. Around the edges are the words "In Honour of British Columbia's Centenary / 1966". b: Rectangular cardboard information card with square hole missing in centre. Contains information about 1966 being the 100th anniversary of the union of the Colonies on Vancouver Island and the Mainland, as well as 1967 being the anniversary of the confederation of Canada. "50 c" is marked in pencil on the card.
History Of Use
Coin made to commemorate confederation 100th anniversary and anniversary of BC's creation
Accession No.
2018.29.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Wood plaque with a gold plated crest, which has "E. HANN" engraved on it. There is also a gold decorative piece at the top. Written on the back is "Fall Fair 1966 or 7" and "WP2A".
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1966
End Date
1967
Description
Wood plaque with a gold plated crest, which has "E. HANN" engraved on it. There is also a gold decorative piece at the top. Written on the back is "Fall Fair 1966 or 7" and "WP2A".
Accession No.
1981.30.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Hardcover book titled "Things We Do". Book is part of series Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, book 4a.
Title
Things We Do / Key Words Reading Scheme 4a
Original Owner
Ordinall family
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1964
End Date
1985
Period or Date Notes
Date range based on web searches for book. Earliest publication of this series was 1964-1967, but this appears to be a late 1970s to early 1980s edition.
Description
Hardcover book titled "Things We Do". Book is part of series Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, book 4a.
History Of Use
Used by the Ordinall family children while attending Muheim Memorial Elementary School in the 1960s.
Accession No.
2019.41.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Hardcover book titled "Seeing Through Arithmetic".
Title
Seeing Through Arithmetic
Manufacturer
W.J. Gage Limited
Original Owner
Ordinall family
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
1965
End Date
1965
Period or Date Notes
Date based on copyright date inside book
Description
Hardcover book titled "Seeing Through Arithmetic".
Accession No.
2019.41.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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