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Material
ANIMAL-ANIMAL HAIR; FABRIC-SATIN;
ANIMAL-SKIN;
Description
Coat is made of squirrel fur. The fur is light brown and long haired, and very soft to the touch. The jacket has cuffed sleeves and a collar. The inside liner is a light beige-pink colour with a pattern of round shapes like flowers. The inside neck tag states the manufacturer. The initials of the o…
Manufacturer
Regal Furs Limited
Original Owner
Grace Schuster
Subject Access
textile
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CLOTHING, OUTERWEAR
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Start Date
1950
End Date
1960
Description
Coat is made of squirrel fur. The fur is light brown and long haired, and very soft to the touch. The jacket has cuffed sleeves and a collar. The inside liner is a light beige-pink colour with a pattern of round shapes like flowers. The inside neck tag states the manufacturer. The initials of the original owner, Grace Schuster, are sewn into the inside of the jacket.
History Of Use
Sold by Regal Furs to John Schuster for his wife Grace Schuster. Belonged to Grace until 2012 when she gave it to the donor. The Schusters lived in Telkwa and Smithers for 30-40 years.
Material
ANIMAL-ANIMAL HAIR; FABRIC-SATIN;
ANIMAL-SKIN;
Inscriptions
G.D.S.
REGAL FURS LTD. / PRINCE RUPERT B.C.
Accession No.
2014.11.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Metal wrench. One end has one head that is 2.8cm wide, the other end has two heads, each approximately 2cm wide. "G70" stamped on one side.
Title
Madison Plow Company G70 Implement Wrench
Manufacturer
Madison Plow Company
Other Names
farm wrench
implement wrench
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
AGRICULTURE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Madison
United States
Wisconsin
Start Date
1910
End Date
1951
Period or Date Notes
Dates based on Madison Plow Company operations, as per http://www.historicmadison.org/Madison%27s%20Past/Places/Walking%20Tours/IndustrialTour2.html (accessed November 2017).
Description
Metal wrench. One end has one head that is 2.8cm wide, the other end has two heads, each approximately 2cm wide. "G70" stamped on one side.
History Of Use
G70 wrench is listed in Madison Plow Company for their wood and steel frame transplanters, cultivators, planters, and disc harrows. It is only one of two wrenches that have been attributed to the Madison Plow Company. (Source: http://www.wrenchingnews.com/sell-page/sell.html, accessed November 2017).
Length
18.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2017.118.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact