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Description
Black dress with zipper up the back. Short cropped sleeves. Front of dress has a pattern of layered "v's" of fabric. Tag inside reads "Dave Gilman / Montreal". Second layer of black shiny fabric in the skirt.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Start Date
1960
End Date
1971
Period or Date Notes
Based on lack of care label, required in United States after 1971. However, as it is a Canadian manufacturer / retailer, this date may be incorrect as rules are different in Canada. Start date based on estimated period based on style of dress and others in this accession.
Description
Black dress with zipper up the back. Short cropped sleeves. Front of dress has a pattern of layered "v's" of fabric. Tag inside reads "Dave Gilman / Montreal". Second layer of black shiny fabric in the skirt.
Accession No.
2018.25.12
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Dark green wool dress with metal zipper in back. Tag inside reads "Ulrique / Made in France / 25 Place Vendome Paris 1er". Two pockets in front, thin black belt around waist.
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Manufacturer
Ulrique
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Start Date
1960
End Date
1979
Period or Date Notes
Based on style
Description
Dark green wool dress with metal zipper in back. Tag inside reads "Ulrique / Made in France / 25 Place Vendome Paris 1er". Two pockets in front, thin black belt around waist.
Accession No.
2018.25.14
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
V-necked brown dress with repeating pattern of hexagons of white and red thread. Each hexagon has a pattern of similar to an arrow with two lines on each side. Green ribbon in a large loop has been sewn inside one shoulder. Metal zipper in the back. Tag inside reads "Murray Bowen / by / Town & Coun…
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Manufacturer
Town & Country Wear Co. Ltd.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Start Date
1960
End Date
1979
Period or Date Notes
Based on style
Description
V-necked brown dress with repeating pattern of hexagons of white and red thread. Each hexagon has a pattern of similar to an arrow with two lines on each side. Green ribbon in a large loop has been sewn inside one shoulder. Metal zipper in the back. Tag inside reads "Murray Bowen / by / Town & Country Wear Co. Ltd." Skirt has a golden synthetic fabric liner
Accession No.
2018.25.15
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Dark green mohair sweater with seven pinkish-coral buttons along the front. Appears handmade (no manufacturer's tag), probably from 1960s-1970s based on style.
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Other Names
Cardigan
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Start Date
1960
End Date
1979
Period or Date Notes
1950s sweaters tend to look shorter, or have a waist that cinches in tighter, whereas this sweater is slightly longer and is one straight line
Description
Dark green mohair sweater with seven pinkish-coral buttons along the front. Appears handmade (no manufacturer's tag), probably from 1960s-1970s based on style.
Accession No.
2018.25.11
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Cream coloured knit christening gown with sleeves. Blue ribbon across the front chest to tie it closed at the back.
Original Owner
Barbara Evitt Hastings donating the items to the Mission Museum in 2015. She was born in Smithers in 1944. See donation form from 2015 for detailed family geneaology.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Start Date
1920
End Date
1978
Period or Date Notes
based on family history, death certificate for Dorothy Esther (Jones) Grant, marriage certificate for Winnifred Grant Evitt
Description
Cream coloured knit christening gown with sleeves. Blue ribbon across the front chest to tie it closed at the back.
History Of Use
According to the donor the gown was made by her paternal grandmother Barbara Evitt. Barbara and Arthur Evitt had a son named Leonard Evitt who married Winnifred Grant in Smithers in 1942, and the donor was born in 1944. The family left Smithers around 1945.
Accession No.
2015.8.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Black v-necked dress with capped sleeves. Dress has a thin fabric belt held in two belt loops, one at each side. Black fringe (tassels) surround the dress on its waist. Metal zipper at right side. White shoulder pads sewn inside. No manufacturer's tag.
Title
Black fringe dress
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Start Date
1960
End Date
1979
Period or Date Notes
Based on style, popularity of fringe design outside of the 1920s, and similar date ranges for other dresses in this donation.
Description
Black v-necked dress with capped sleeves. Dress has a thin fabric belt held in two belt loops, one at each side. Black fringe (tassels) surround the dress on its waist. Metal zipper at right side. White shoulder pads sewn inside. No manufacturer's tag.
Accession No.
2018.25.17
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
FABRIC-CANVAS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
A heavy black canvas turnout gear jacket used by volunteer firemen and used only for fire fighting The collar is brown cordroy.It has four heavy metal clips down the front for doing it up. The name JERRY is printed across the front of the left hand side.The large red dot painted on the back was so …
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Title
Fireman's jacket
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Place Used
Town of Smithers and Smithers Airport
Start Date
1951
End Date
1989
Description
A heavy black canvas turnout gear jacket used by volunteer firemen and used only for fire fighting The collar is brown cordroy.It has four heavy metal clips down the front for doing it up. The name JERRY is printed across the front of the left hand side.The large red dot painted on the back was so they could easily be spotted in a fire. There is a rubber lining inbetween the inner lining and outer fabric of the jacket.
Narrative
This jacket was purchased in 1951 - cost in 1989 $350
History Of Use
Used by Smithers Volunteer Fire Department
Material
FABRIC-CANVAS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Inscriptions
JERRY on left front and large red dot painted on back
Length
100cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1989.44.2
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

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