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Description
2 metal button hooks. a: one steel button hook with end curved into oblong handle (adult's?) b: one steel button hook with end curved into circular (child's)
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
2 metal button hooks. a: one steel button hook with end curved into oblong handle (adult's?) b: one steel button hook with end curved into circular (child's)
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1981.57.17 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
One package of Corticelli Rick Rack Trim. Black in colour, with a midnight blue paper wrapper that has white writing.
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Manufacturer
Corticelli
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
One package of Corticelli Rick Rack Trim. Black in colour, with a midnight blue paper wrapper that has white writing.
Accession No.
1989.39.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Brown crocheted trim for dust cap or bonnet. Thin circle with pattern of flowers. Triangular decoration hangs down below circle.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Brown crocheted trim for dust cap or bonnet. Thin circle with pattern of flowers. Triangular decoration hangs down below circle.
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.106.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Lace clothing yokes for nightgowns, slips, pillow cases, table clothe corners. Sample patterns. All items are of an off white color, and are hand crocheted. a: triangle shape, sewn to blue fabric with label attached b: rectangle of crocheted lace. Butterfly at centre with a stack of 4 flowers on ea…
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Lace clothing yokes for nightgowns, slips, pillow cases, table clothe corners. Sample patterns. All items are of an off white color, and are hand crocheted. a: triangle shape, sewn to blue fabric with label attached b: rectangle of crocheted lace. Butterfly at centre with a stack of 4 flowers on each side. c: vest-like crocheted trim with diamond pattern. d: square of crocheted trim, continuous/joined. Strand with small circle extends off of it. e: circle/band of crocheted trim with two straps. f: circle of crocheted trim
History Of Use
These items where made by Mrs. Innes and Mrs. Ellen McKay of North Bulkley, 1920-1940.
Accession No.
1990.120.1 a-f
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Pair of gold, yellow, and brown striped men's suspenders with leather straps and brass buckle.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Pair of gold, yellow, and brown striped men's suspenders with leather straps and brass buckle.
Length
81
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.128.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Small black plastic shoehorn with "Eaton's / of Canada" written on the front in gold lettering.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Small black plastic shoehorn with "Eaton's / of Canada" written on the front in gold lettering.
Width
3
Length
12
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.25.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A brown mink fur neck wrap for a jacket or coat.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
A brown mink fur neck wrap for a jacket or coat.
Accession No.
1999.2.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
ANIMAL-SHELL;
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
a) A round collar box with a greenish-brown leather covering and a tan-coloured cardboard liner. The leather extends over the cardboard and can be closed with a drawstring laced through the leather which has a scalloped edge. In the centre of the liner is a small round gold-coloured metal container…
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
a) A round collar box with a greenish-brown leather covering and a tan-coloured cardboard liner. The leather extends over the cardboard and can be closed with a drawstring laced through the leather which has a scalloped edge. In the centre of the liner is a small round gold-coloured metal container. It can be opened by pressing a small metal button that releases a clasp. The bottom of the container is lined with fabric. There are splashes of green substance on the top of the container. b) A stiff white collar with pointed corners and "ARROW CLUETT PEABODY & CO. LIMITED CANADA 1677 TECK 15" printed on the inside in black writing. c)A stiff white collar with pointed corners and "ARROW CLUETT PEABODY & CO. LIMITED CANADA 1677 TECK 15" printed on the inside in black writing. d)A stiff white collar with pointed corners and "ARROW CLUETT PEABODY & CO. LIMITED CANADA 1677 TECK 15" printed on the inside in black writing. e) A cufflink with a brass body and a shell head. f) A cufflink with a brass body and a silver head with "THE MONARCH" printed on it. g) A cufflink with a brass body and a silver had with "THE MONARCH" printed on it. h) A brass cufflink with details on its head. i) A brass cufflink with a head with shell details on it. j) A brass cufflink with a blue and white striped head.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
ANIMAL-SHELL;
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Height
a) 14
Diameter
a) 18.5
Circumference
a) 57.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
10
Accession No.
1999.1.14 a-j
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) Small black leather case. The top is decorated with a gold line pattern around the rim. Inside of case is padded and contains items B-H. b-c) Two tie/lapel pin holders. They are thin gold rods, each containing two individual pins for a total of four pins. Each pin is gold with one pointed end an…
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Original Owner
Art and May Simpson
Other Names
Cuff links
Cufflinks
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
a) Small black leather case. The top is decorated with a gold line pattern around the rim. Inside of case is padded and contains items B-H. b-c) Two tie/lapel pin holders. They are thin gold rods, each containing two individual pins for a total of four pins. Each pin is gold with one pointed end and one bejewelled end. d-e) Two cuff links. Each cuff link is made of two pearl-coloured octagonal pieces, linked together on the back. f-h) Three shirt studs. Miniature versions of the design on the cuff links. The back of each shirt stud conatins a rod, meant to be slid through a buttonhole.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
1.9
Width
4.8
Length
9.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
8
Accession No.
1999.1.18 a-h
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
PAPER;
Description
1990.150.1a: A white cotton men's shirt collar with VAN HEUSEN COLLAR Pat'd 1917-1918-1924 AN ARROW PRODUCT printed on the inside back of the collar. In the middle is 2485 and VAN EASE 16 on the other side. A small button hole is on each back end of the collar. These would be to attach the collar …
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Artist or Maker
Arrow Collars
Manufacturer
Cluett, Peabody & Co of Canada, Limited
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Start Date
1917
End Date
1924
Description
1990.150.1a: A white cotton men's shirt collar with VAN HEUSEN COLLAR Pat'd 1917-1918-1924 AN ARROW PRODUCT printed on the inside back of the collar. In the middle is 2485 and VAN EASE 16 on the other side. A small button hole is on each back end of the collar. These would be to attach the collar to the shirt. 1990.150.1b: A glassine envelope with VAN HEUSEN One Piece Collar Patented 35 cents each 3 for $1.00 Made by the makers of Arrow Collars, Cluett, Peaboddy & Co of Canada, Limited.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
PAPER;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1990.150.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
White button with a cloth covering over a metal base. There are two small holes in the centre.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
White button with a cloth covering over a metal base. There are two small holes in the centre.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Diameter
1.25
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2016.5.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Simple metal button hook with ivory white handle.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Simple metal button hook with ivory white handle.
Width
1.5
Length
16.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.4.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Tan colored, crocheted collar with intricate loop design pattern
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Tan colored, crocheted collar with intricate loop design pattern
History Of Use
Item was never used as a decorative collar
Width
6
Length
54.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.148.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
A metal shoehorn made of a flat piece of metal. It is thinner at one end, which is bent slightly. The rest of the metal is slightly curved, and the other end flares out. Both ends are rounded.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
A metal shoehorn made of a flat piece of metal. It is thinner at one end, which is bent slightly. The rest of the metal is slightly curved, and the other end flares out. Both ends are rounded.
Accession No.
1971.26.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Round collar box/bag. It is made of leather, and has various pictures and writing around the exterior. It has a drawstring to close the collar bag and a cardboard or hard bottom to support the collars. The writing says "SMITHERS BC" and "COLLARS". Pictures are of tee-pees with mountains, and a ster…
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Other Names
Collar Box
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Round collar box/bag. It is made of leather, and has various pictures and writing around the exterior. It has a drawstring to close the collar bag and a cardboard or hard bottom to support the collars. The writing says "SMITHERS BC" and "COLLARS". Pictures are of tee-pees with mountains, and a stereotypical Plains First Nation ("Indian") head with headdress.
Accession No.
1997.51.25
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Green leather or plastic handbag, with short strap. It has a large plastic flip-knob to open and hold purse closed. Interior has material lining and a small pouch on one side.
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Other Names
Purse
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Green leather or plastic handbag, with short strap. It has a large plastic flip-knob to open and hold purse closed. Interior has material lining and a small pouch on one side.
History Of Use
Purse belonged to Lucy Green, Lorraine Moran's grandmother.
Accession No.
2011.2.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL-STEEL; METAL\ALLOY-COPPER;
Description
Belt buckle denoting "Crew Safety Award Huckleberry Mines LTD." Made of metal, with a copper-like colour.
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Manufacturer Notes
Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Description
Belt buckle denoting "Crew Safety Award Huckleberry Mines LTD." Made of metal, with a copper-like colour.
History Of Use
Safety award
Material
METAL-STEEL; METAL\ALLOY-COPPER;
Accession No.
2013.8.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
Description
1984.3.2a:The object is a thin band of coloured ribbons used by the military for pining medals on their uniforms. The ribbon would have been attached to the upper jacket chest. There are four different lenghts of bands in this ribbon. Green: 3.8cm; Blue White & Red 3.1; Yellow & Pink 3.1; and Green…
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Title
Military
Original Owner
Colonel W. Cooper
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Start Date
1914
End Date
1924
Period or Date Notes
Dates taken from the card that was enclosed with the medal ribbon
Description
1984.3.2a:The object is a thin band of coloured ribbons used by the military for pining medals on their uniforms. The ribbon would have been attached to the upper jacket chest. There are four different lenghts of bands in this ribbon. Green: 3.8cm; Blue White & Red 3.1; Yellow & Pink 3.1; and Green & Dk. Red 2.8cm with the full lenghth of the ribbon being 12.9cm long . 1984.3.2b: A small card that reads on the front "These medals ribbons belonged to Colonel Cooper who bought land in Morictown before the 1st war & settled here after the war. On the back is "From Arthur T & George Campbell who were employed by Col W. Cooper 1921-1924
Narrative
These medals ribbons belonged to Colonel Cooper who bought land in Morictown before the First was & settled there after the war. They were donated by Arthur T & George Campbell who were employed by Col. W.Cooper 1921-1924
History Of Use
WWI military medals
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
Width
1cm
Length
12.9cm
Accession No.
1984.3.2 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
FABRIC-LINEN
Description
A soft brown leather collar bag with a small pocket on the side. A double piece of cord tied and secured with two leather tassles at each end forms a drawstring closure for the bag. The inside is lined with cotton and the bottom is stiff - probably with cardboard sandwiched in between the leather a…
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Artist or Maker
Stanhope
Other Names
BAG, COLLAR
BAG, GARMENT
Collar box
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Start Date
1910
End Date
1951
Description
A soft brown leather collar bag with a small pocket on the side. A double piece of cord tied and secured with two leather tassles at each end forms a drawstring closure for the bag. The inside is lined with cotton and the bottom is stiff - probably with cardboard sandwiched in between the leather and cotton lining. Inside are four, 12cm high stiff linen collars 28.5cm; Marked STANHOPE 101/2 W.B Norburn74 Tottrnham Court Rd. The date 1951 has been written on in ink.
History Of Use
1910 used by John Ritchie McIntyre, the First Commissioner of Smithers
Material
FABRIC-COTTON; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
FABRIC-LINEN
Height
15.5cm
Diameter
18.2cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
5
Accession No.
1971.16.2 a-e
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Left handed leather glove. Pattern of three flowers stitched in coloured thread across wrist area. Single red flower edged with blue on back of hand area. Red fabric band around wrist. Fringe of leather for decoration at wrist.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, ACCESSORY
Start Date
1915
End Date
1986
Description
Left handed leather glove. Pattern of three flowers stitched in coloured thread across wrist area. Single red flower edged with blue on back of hand area. Red fabric band around wrist. Fringe of leather for decoration at wrist.
Narrative
Ellen Hankin Widen was born December 1903 in Hagwilget to Herbert Hankin and Annie Tiljoe. She married Emil Widen in 1922, marriage certificate indicates she resided in both Hagwilget and Moricetown (Witset) at the time. Emil and Ellen later resided in Houston, and Telkwa. According to donor (granddaughter) Ellen tanned hides and sewed shoes (moccasins), gloves, etc. Ellen died in May 1986. She is referred to as the "first white child born in the Bulkley Valley" in Bulkley Valley Stories.
Cultural Context
Witsuwit'en
Width
17
Length
36.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Width measured at widest part across wrist
Accession No.
2012.71.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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