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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
Material
Metal
Plastic
Description
TR-882 8-track player by Realistic. Brown 'wood'-patterned with a grey metal front and a long cord.
Brand Name
Realistic
Manufacturer
Realistic
Other Names
8-Track player
8-Track stereo
Eight-Track stereo
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SOUND COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Japan
Start Date
[1960s]
End Date
[1980s]
Period or Date Notes
The 8-track tape was popular in the United States from the mid-1960s until the early 1980s.
Description
TR-882 8-track player by Realistic. Brown 'wood'-patterned with a grey metal front and a long cord.
Material
Metal
Plastic
Height
9.5
Width
21.5
Length
33.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.36.1a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
Metal
Plastic
Description
B-55 stereo power amplifier by Sansui. Used with an 8-Track stereo. Item is black with a grey metal front and a long cord.
Brand Name
Sansui
Manufacturer
Sansui
Other Names
8-Track amplifier
Amplifier
Stereo amplifier
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SOUND COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Japan
Start Date
[1960s]
End Date
[1980s]
Period or Date Notes
The 8-track tape was popular in the United States from the mid-1960s until the early 1980s.
Description
B-55 stereo power amplifier by Sansui. Used with an 8-Track stereo. Item is black with a grey metal front and a long cord.
Material
Metal
Plastic
Height
6.5
Width
20.5
Length
43
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.36.1b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
PAPER;
PLASTIC;
Description
8-track stereo tape featuring Billy Vaughn's "Sail Along Silv'ry Moon." Also includes "Sunlight Serenade," "Twilight Time," "Sentimental Journey," "Until Tomorrow," "Jealous," "Sleepy Time Gal," "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You," "Moon Over Miami," "Sweet Georgia Brown," "Raunchy," and "Tumbling T…
Title
Billy Vaughn "Sail Along Silv'ry Moon"
Artist or Maker
Billy Vaughn
Manufacturer
Hardman Industries Ltd.
Other Names
8-Track tape
Audiocassette
Audiotape
Manufacturer Notes
Manufactured under license from Lear Jet Stereo Inc.
Songs were originally released by Dot Records in the United States and Quality Records Limited in Canada.
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SOUND COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
[1964]
End Date
[1980s]
Period or Date Notes
Lear Jet Stereo Inc. was founded in 1964, and 8-Track tapes declined in popularity by the early 1980s, dating the item to within that time frame. The song "Sail Along Silv'ry Moon" was released in 1957 and is copyrighted on the label to 1958.
Description
8-track stereo tape featuring Billy Vaughn's "Sail Along Silv'ry Moon." Also includes "Sunlight Serenade," "Twilight Time," "Sentimental Journey," "Until Tomorrow," "Jealous," "Sleepy Time Gal," "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You," "Moon Over Miami," "Sweet Georgia Brown," "Raunchy," and "Tumbling Tumbleweeds." Item is white plastic with an orange and blue paper label featuring an image of a man resting his head behind a woman's (cover art for "Sail Along Silv'ry Moon.")
Material
PAPER;
PLASTIC;
Height
2
Width
13.3
Length
10
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.36.1c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
Metal
Description
Smithers Lions Club bell. Heavy and golden with Lions International Logo at top. Item is fitted onto a stand and cannot ring. Two inscriptions engraved on bell (see 'Inscriptions' above).
Title
Smithers Lions Club bell
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
SOUND COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Start Date
1964
End Date
1992
Period or Date Notes
Based on inscriptions
Description
Smithers Lions Club bell. Heavy and golden with Lions International Logo at top. Item is fitted onto a stand and cannot ring. Two inscriptions engraved on bell (see 'Inscriptions' above).
Material
Metal
Inscriptions
In capital letters: "SMITHERS LIONS CLUB, SPONSORED BY TERRACE & KITIMAT LIONS CLUB, FEBRUARY 24TH 1964." In cursive: "First Zone Visitation by Granisle Lions Club, Nov. 23 1992."
Accession No.
2020.38.31
Type of Record
Museum Artifact