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Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
PAPER;
Description
Vogue Cigarette Papers. "Finest Quality. 100 Leaves" Made in Canada
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Sub-Category
PERSONAL GEAR
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Vogue Cigarette Papers. "Finest Quality. 100 Leaves" Made in Canada
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
PAPER;
Width
4.2 cm
Length
7.1 cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2012.56.13
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A grey metal vintage Tyrol ski boot holder which will hold a pair of ski boots. There is a toe holder at the base of each side to keep them in place. There is a carrying handle at the top with the name Tyrol in blue & white on a label pasted on at the bottom of the handle. A red maple leaf is on th…
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Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SPORTS EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
A grey metal vintage Tyrol ski boot holder which will hold a pair of ski boots. There is a toe holder at the base of each side to keep them in place. There is a carrying handle at the top with the name Tyrol in blue & white on a label pasted on at the bottom of the handle. A red maple leaf is on the right hand side of the word Tyrol and Made in Canada written across the botom of the label. On other side is the same label but has an orange Oscar's Sporting Goods pasted on it with 'Cross Country' written in red ink (faint) and 5.50
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
38 cm
Width
7.5 cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2007.12.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A pair of very narrow metal skates with a flat toe piece at the front and a metal heel shaped piece at the back. The toe pieces are firmly attached with rivits. The heel piece are attached with a screw so they can be adjusted to the boot size. A series of round holes on the top of the V shape blade…
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Title
Venoo Speedbob
Manufacturer
Venoo Speedbob
Other Names
Ice skates
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SPORTS EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
A pair of very narrow metal skates with a flat toe piece at the front and a metal heel shaped piece at the back. The toe pieces are firmly attached with rivits. The heel piece are attached with a screw so they can be adjusted to the boot size. A series of round holes on the top of the V shape blade made such an adjustment possible. Manufacturer visible on the skate blade - Venoo Speedbob - Made in Canada - Pat. pending
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Accession No.
2017.100.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
52cm tall totem pole mounted on a square wood base. The pole is topped with a raven. It is painted with red, yellow, black and white. On the bottom is written "Bob Lawson / Hazelton BC / $25.00".
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Artist or Maker
Bob Lawson
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ART
Place Of Manufacture
British Columbia
Canada
Hazelton
Start Date
1964
Period or Date Notes
date indicated on donor sheet
Description
52cm tall totem pole mounted on a square wood base. The pole is topped with a raven. It is painted with red, yellow, black and white. On the bottom is written "Bob Lawson / Hazelton BC / $25.00".
Height
52
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2013.30.15
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
55cm tall totem pole carved from a dark wood. It has four faces, the top image is of a raven, bottom is a beaver. The pole is mounted to a round piece of unfinished wood as a base. "Howard Wale / Hazelton BC/ 1966" is written on the bottom.
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Artist or Maker
Howard Wale
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ART
Place Of Manufacture
British Columbia
Canada
Hazelton
Start Date
1964
Period or Date Notes
date indicated on donor sheet
Description
55cm tall totem pole carved from a dark wood. It has four faces, the top image is of a raven, bottom is a beaver. The pole is mounted to a round piece of unfinished wood as a base. "Howard Wale / Hazelton BC/ 1966" is written on the bottom.
Height
52
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2013.30.16
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL-ANIMAL HAIR;
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A blue and red 5cm long box of 4 Judge Blade Blue Steel razor blades. One blade missing from a box of 5 There are also 2 Bono blades - finest Swedish surgical steel 2 Gillette Blue blades Pat. 1954; 1962; 1 Stainless Steel 1954 29 Rexall Blades, Rexall Drug Co Los Angeles-Boston-St. Louis 1986.16…
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Title
Judge Blade
Manufacturer
Judge Blue Blades
Manufacturer Notes
Other blades made in U.S.A.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
PERSONAL GEAR
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
United States
Description
A blue and red 5cm long box of 4 Judge Blade Blue Steel razor blades. One blade missing from a box of 5 There are also 2 Bono blades - finest Swedish surgical steel 2 Gillette Blue blades Pat. 1954; 1962; 1 Stainless Steel 1954 29 Rexall Blades, Rexall Drug Co Los Angeles-Boston-St. Louis 1986.16.8f:A shaving brush with a turned wooden handle and natural bristles. There is a wide black plastic band between the handle and bristles that has SETIN RUBBER printed on it. Inbetween Setin & Rubber is a shield like shape with UDCo printed across the center of it.
Material
ANIMAL-ANIMAL HAIR;
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
5cm
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
Brush
Razor blades
Accession No.
1986.16.8 a-f
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
PAPER;
Description
Part A is a small paper booklet, green and black cover depicting two flying ducks and one in a pond setting. "Waterfowl Hunters' Guide / Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources Canadian Wildlife Service". The booklet contains "hints" for hunters, as well as information and sketches of…
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Title
Waterfowl Hunters' Guide
Manufacturer
Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources Canadian Wildlife Service
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Ontario
Ottawa
Start Date
1954
End Date
1954
Description
Part A is a small paper booklet, green and black cover depicting two flying ducks and one in a pond setting. "Waterfowl Hunters' Guide / Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources Canadian Wildlife Service". The booklet contains "hints" for hunters, as well as information and sketches of different waterfowl species, as well as conservation-minded advice. Part B is a small brown postcard addressed to "The Chief Canadian Wildlife Service Ottawa". On the back is a chart for reporting bird species.
Material
PAPER;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1983.3.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
McClary's heaters pamphlet booklet containing ten different models of Heaters with a description for each with particulars included. Green and white booklet with mutiple folds.
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Title
McClary's Heaters
Brand Name
McClary's
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
McClary's heaters pamphlet booklet containing ten different models of Heaters with a description for each with particulars included. Green and white booklet with mutiple folds.
Accession No.
1993.11.51
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL-STEEL;
PAINT;
Description
A reddish metal kerosene lamp with glass globe. The base of the lamp is the reservoir for the kerosene. Embossed on top of the base is 'GUARANTEED WINDPROOF' & 'MADE IN CANADA, GSW, QUALITY'. In the center of the base is a burner with a swivel wick. The word "BEACON' is embosed on both sides of …
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Original Owner
Owens Farm
Manufacturer Notes
Both lantern & glass chimney made in Canada
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
LIGHTING DEVICE
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
A reddish metal kerosene lamp with glass globe. The base of the lamp is the reservoir for the kerosene. Embossed on top of the base is 'GUARANTEED WINDPROOF' & 'MADE IN CANADA, GSW, QUALITY'. In the center of the base is a burner with a swivel wick. The word "BEACON' is embosed on both sides of red circular top.
Narrative
1950 Marshall-Wells Catalogue p. 712
History Of Use
Metal kerosene lantern used for lighting the way if one was walking or lighting up a room where there was no electricity. Models such as this one required the generator to be preheated with alcohol before opening the valve. A lantern similar to this one
Material
METAL-STEEL;
PAINT;
Height
37.5
Diameter
Outside: 17
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.34.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
An all aluminum, combination tea/coffee pot consisting of seven pieces. A pot with a spout, a water container, two lids, a bottom stand and a filter and filter cover. a: teapot b: coffee filter section c: coffee filter lid d: tea pot lid e: insert for bottom of coffee filter section f: handles pres…
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Manufacturer
Wear-Ever
Other Names
kettle
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
An all aluminum, combination tea/coffee pot consisting of seven pieces. A pot with a spout, a water container, two lids, a bottom stand and a filter and filter cover. a: teapot b: coffee filter section c: coffee filter lid d: tea pot lid e: insert for bottom of coffee filter section f: handles press for pressing gounds down g: smaller press possibly for pressing tea leaves h: 5 small round paper filters & 1 larger one (inside tea pot)
Material
METAL/ALLOY-ALUMINUM; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
30.5
Width
30
Circumference
47
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
8
Accession No.
1987.54.1 a-h
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
Description
Rectangular shaped bottle with 'SLOAN'S LINIMENT MADE IN CANADA' stamped into the glass. Inner top of bottle stained brown. Lid is rusted brown.
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Title
Sloan's Liniment
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Rectangular shaped bottle with 'SLOAN'S LINIMENT MADE IN CANADA' stamped into the glass. Inner top of bottle stained brown. Lid is rusted brown.
History Of Use
Sloan's liniment bottle contents presumably used for relief of various ailments.
Material
GLASS;
Height
12.7
Diameter
Top: 1.8 Base: 3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.45.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PAPER;
Description
Blue, round glass jar with black screw on lid. A rectangular label encircles the jar. The label is white with blue print in French and English. One part of the label has two orange vertically spaced lines and in between them is '2 3/4 OUNCES, WATKINS' in blue print. 'VAPOR BALM' is in white pri…
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Title
Vapor balm
Other Names
Jar
Manufacturer Notes
J.R. Watkins Co.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Blue, round glass jar with black screw on lid. A rectangular label encircles the jar. The label is white with blue print in French and English. One part of the label has two orange vertically spaced lines and in between them is '2 3/4 OUNCES, WATKINS' in blue print. 'VAPOR BALM' is in white print surrounded by a blue rectangle. Below that is 'CONTAINS OIL CEDAR LEAF 2 PERCENT, NO. 20949, THE PROPRIETARY OR PATENT MEDICINE ACT, MADE IN CANADA, THE J.R. WATKINS CO., MONTREAL, WINNIPEG, VANCOUVER,' in blue print. A '3' is embossed on the bottom of the jar. The lid is black with an impressed ring on top and has corrugated sides. Lid measures 6.5 cm in diameter and 1 cm in height.
History Of Use
Presumably used externally and internally for relief of nose and throat congestion.
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PAPER;
Height
5
Diameter
6.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Lid dimensions in object description.
Accession No.
1991.129.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
Green-tinted short preserving jar with a glass lid. Embossed on the front are the words "Made in Canada / Perfect Seal / Wide Mouth". Under the rim are the words "Wire Side". A rusted metal wire holds the lid in place. The lid has a decorative concentric design.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Green-tinted short preserving jar with a glass lid. Embossed on the front are the words "Made in Canada / Perfect Seal / Wide Mouth". Under the rim are the words "Wire Side". A rusted metal wire holds the lid in place. The lid has a decorative concentric design.
Material
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Accession No.
2012.44.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
A) Glass jar with four sides and a rounded mouth. Embossed on the front are the words: "Nabob Brand / Made in Canada / Kelly Douglas Co. Limited". Two sides have the word "Nabob" embossed on them. One side is blank. There is a textured embossed pattern on the edges of the jar. B) Tin screw-on lid. …
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Title
Nabob Jar
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
A) Glass jar with four sides and a rounded mouth. Embossed on the front are the words: "Nabob Brand / Made in Canada / Kelly Douglas Co. Limited". Two sides have the word "Nabob" embossed on them. One side is blank. There is a textured embossed pattern on the edges of the jar. B) Tin screw-on lid. It is worn and faded and reads: "Nabob Brand Food Products" in red lettering. There is some green linear designs above and below the text.
Material
GLASS;
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1982.15.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
Description
A) Tall glass coffee jar. The jar has a narrow base with the 4 flat sides tapering up to a wider mouth. Embossed on the glass on the front side is an illustration of a bow and the words: "Blue Ribbon / Vacuum Packed / Coffee". The other three sides are smooth with triangular ridges in the glass. Th…
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Manufacturer Notes
Blue Ribbon Coffee
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
A) Tall glass coffee jar. The jar has a narrow base with the 4 flat sides tapering up to a wider mouth. Embossed on the glass on the front side is an illustration of a bow and the words: "Blue Ribbon / Vacuum Packed / Coffee". The other three sides are smooth with triangular ridges in the glass. The bottom of the jar is embossed with: "Design Re[c] D. / 1933 / 4737". B) Metal screw-on lid that fits over the top of the jar. C) Glass top that fits beneath the metal lid. The underside has the words: "Made in Canada". D) White plastic seal that sits beneath the glass lid. Broken into two pieces.
History Of Use
Presumably manufactured in 1933 (based on number on the bottom of the jar)
Material
GLASS;
Number Of Parts
4
Accession No.
1991.212.1 a-d
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
Clear glass preserving jar with a glass lid. Embossed on the front are the words "Made in Canada / Perfect Seal / Wide Mouth / Adjustable". Under the rim on both the front and back is the word "Tight". A metal wire holds the lid in place. The lid has a decorative concentric design.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Clear glass preserving jar with a glass lid. Embossed on the front are the words "Made in Canada / Perfect Seal / Wide Mouth / Adjustable". Under the rim on both the front and back is the word "Tight". A metal wire holds the lid in place. The lid has a decorative concentric design.
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Accession No.
2012.44.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
Tall rounded glass preserving jar. Embossed horizontally on the front: "Nabob / Brand" and vertically on the sides: "Nabob". A decorative textured pattern is embossed around the words. A metal lid holds the glass top in place, which reads: "Improved / Gem / Made in Canada". (Presumably this is not …
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Manufacturer Notes
Nabob
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Tall rounded glass preserving jar. Embossed horizontally on the front: "Nabob / Brand" and vertically on the sides: "Nabob". A decorative textured pattern is embossed around the words. A metal lid holds the glass top in place, which reads: "Improved / Gem / Made in Canada". (Presumably this is not the original lid for the jar, as it is a different brand)
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Accession No.
1996.202.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
Tall rounded glass preserving jar. Embossed horizontally on the front: "Nabob / Brand" and vertically on the sides: "Nabob". A decorative textured pattern is embossed around the words. A metal lid holds the glass top in place, which is decorated with a concentric line design.
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Manufacturer Notes
Nabob
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Tall rounded glass preserving jar. Embossed horizontally on the front: "Nabob / Brand" and vertically on the sides: "Nabob". A decorative textured pattern is embossed around the words. A metal lid holds the glass top in place, which is decorated with a concentric line design.
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Accession No.
1996.202.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Portable Serenader radio (model number C817.3880). The radio is rectangular in shape and covered in a brown leather pattern with a brown leather carrying handle. The edges taper slightly; the base is wider than the top. On the front is a brown plastic plate with a grate and two dials. The back of t…
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Manufacturer Notes
Simpsons-Sears Ltd.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
TELECOMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Portable Serenader radio (model number C817.3880). The radio is rectangular in shape and covered in a brown leather pattern with a brown leather carrying handle. The edges taper slightly; the base is wider than the top. On the front is a brown plastic plate with a grate and two dials. The back of the radio opens to reveal various wires and tubes, a plug-in cord, manufacturer's information, and instructions for use. Radio also has a replacement "Electronic Tube" still in the original blue and orange cardboard box.
Height
25.3
Width
13.2
Length
31.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length and width measured at base (widest point)
Accession No.
2010.13.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
Tall pale blue glass preserving jar. The body of the jar is wide and tapers to the narrower mouth. Embossed on the front of the glass is: " Made in Canada / Perfect Seal / Wide Mouth / Adjustable. The glass lid is held in place by wire. The glass beneath the lip of the jar is embossed with the word…
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Manufacturer Notes
Perfect Seal
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Tall pale blue glass preserving jar. The body of the jar is wide and tapers to the narrower mouth. Embossed on the front of the glass is: " Made in Canada / Perfect Seal / Wide Mouth / Adjustable. The glass lid is held in place by wire. The glass beneath the lip of the jar is embossed with the word: "Tight."
Material
GLASS; METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Accession No.
2018.64.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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