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Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
METAL-STEEL
PLASTIC;
Description
A military helmet with an outer shell of grey metal. There is a liner consisting of a plastic suspension webbing. The top part of the webbing is covered in leather. The leather extends down the inside of the museum in six strips which are tied together with a white string, The leather also extends …
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Subject Access
war
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT,BODY ARMOR
Description
A military helmet with an outer shell of grey metal. There is a liner consisting of a plastic suspension webbing. The top part of the webbing is covered in leather. The leather extends down the inside of the museum in six strips which are tied together with a white string, The leather also extends to create two chin strips with a metal buckle to secure it under the chin. There are two strips of yellow foam at the back and front of the helmet.
Narrative
From Italy, circa World War Two.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
METAL-STEEL
PLASTIC;
Inscriptions
On the inside of the helmet there is the inscription "II/57".
Width
27
Length
30.5
Circumference
80.5
Accession No.
2009.60.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-WROUGHT; PAINT; ANIMAL-LEATHER;
Description
This is an old German Army helmet. It has the old shape and is large and heavy. Painted mainly greens with shades of brown and some black.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT,BODY ARMOR
Description
This is an old German Army helmet. It has the old shape and is large and heavy. Painted mainly greens with shades of brown and some black.
History Of Use
This is a World War One German helmet.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-WROUGHT; PAINT; ANIMAL-LEATHER;
Height
17.5
Circumference
88
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.0026.0002
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

Muriel Adams Rosenblatt correspondence

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions8949
Date Range
1996-2002
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Three letters written by fomer Smithers resident Muriel Adams Rosenblatt. The first (2020.13.1) dates from April 1996 and was sent to the Interior News for the town's 75th anniversary; it details her childhood in Smithers and her life afterwards. The second (2020.13.2) is a companion to the first l…
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Muriel Rosenblatt
Fonds No.
C1
Accession No.
2020.13.1
2020.13.2
2020.13.3
Date Range
1996-2002
History / Biographical
Muriel Adams Rosenblatt was the daughter of J. Mason Adams (Smithers' first druggist) and Bertha L. Adams. She was born in Hazelton in 1910 and later moved to Telkwa and then Smithers in 1914. The family left for southern California in August 1927 due to the ill health of Muriel's sister Doris. She returned to Smithers for the first time for a visit in 1970. In 1996 she wrote to the Interior News for Smithers' 75th anniversary, giving her recollections of life in town.
Custodial History
These items were stored with BVM internal records for an unknown length of time before being discovered and formally accessioned in May 2020.
Scope and Content
Three letters written by fomer Smithers resident Muriel Adams Rosenblatt. The first (2020.13.1) dates from April 1996 and was sent to the Interior News for the town's 75th anniversary; it details her childhood in Smithers and her life afterwards. The second (2020.13.2) is a companion to the first letter explaining its purpose. The third (2020.13.3) is dated October 9, 2002 and thanks 'Linda' for sending her an article on pioneer women, as well as giving more recollections about Smithers.
Subject Access
Avis Wall Reid
Bertha Louise Adams
Ernest Hann
Interior News
J. Mason Adams
James Porteous
Oswald Hoskins
Patricia Hartnett Kring
Vina Eby
William "Wiggs" O'Neill
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Smithers, B.C.
Telkwa, 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

Horse races, Bulkley Valley Fair, 1914

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions5937
Date Range
1914
Collection
Ernest Mostyn Hoops fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
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Collection
Ernest Mostyn Hoops fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Creator
W.E. Covert
Fonds No.
PF24
Series No.
P
File No.
File 4
Item No.
P5809
Accession No.
2017.114
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1914
Subject Access
Bulkley Valley Fair
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images