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Material
PAPER;
Description
Light blue booklet entitled Vinegar Making on the Farm, written by the Division of Bacteriology at the Central Experimental Farm in Ottawa, and issued by the Dominion Department of Agriculture. 4 pages
Title
Vinegar Making on the Farm
Artist or Maker
Division of Bacteriology, Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa
Dominion Department of Agriculture
Original Owner
Carr or Bovill family
Other Names
Brochure
Pamphlet
Subject Access
farm
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Place Used
Bulkley Valley, British Columbia
Period or Date Notes
Early 20th century
Description
Light blue booklet entitled Vinegar Making on the Farm, written by the Division of Bacteriology at the Central Experimental Farm in Ottawa, and issued by the Dominion Department of Agriculture. 4 pages
History Of Use
Was collected and used by the Carr or Bovill family. Passed on to donor Laura Bolster by her father-in-law, Barney (Bernard) Bolster.
Material
PAPER;
Height
21.5
Width
0.1
Length
14
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.33.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
PAPER;
Description
Brown booklet entitled Information Concerning the Policy of the Life Stock Branch (Dominion of Canada, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa) Regarding Pure-Bred Rams. Pamphlet No. 19. Picture of a sheep's head on the cover. 4 pages + application form.
Title
Information Concerning the Policy of the Live Stock Branch Regarding Pure-Bred Rams
Artist or Maker
Sheep and Goat Division, Live Stock Branch, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa
Original Owner
Carr or Bovill family
Other Names
Brochure
Pamphlet
Subject Access
farm
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Place Used
Bulkley Valley, British Columbia
Start Date
1919
End Date
1919
Description
Brown booklet entitled Information Concerning the Policy of the Life Stock Branch (Dominion of Canada, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa) Regarding Pure-Bred Rams. Pamphlet No. 19. Picture of a sheep's head on the cover. 4 pages + application form.
History Of Use
Was collected and used by the Carr or Bovill family. Passed on to donor Laura Bolster by her father-in-law, Barney (Bernard) Bolster.
Material
PAPER;
Height
20.3
Width
0.1
Length
11.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.33.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
PAPER;
Description
Light brown booklet entitled Practical Assistance to Wool Growers in the Marketing of their Wool Clips. 20 pages.
Title
Practical Assistance to Wool Growers in the Marketing of their Wool Clips
Artist or Maker
Sheep and Goat Division, Live Stock Branch, Department of Agriculture
Manufacturer
Government Printing Bureau
Original Owner
Carr or Bovill family
Other Names
Brochure
Pamphlet
Subject Access
farm
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Place Used
Bulkley Valley, British Columbia
Start Date
1916
End Date
1916
Description
Light brown booklet entitled Practical Assistance to Wool Growers in the Marketing of their Wool Clips. 20 pages.
History Of Use
Was collected and used by the Carr or Bovill family. Passed on to donor Laura Bolster by her father-in-law, Barney (Bernard) Bolster.
Material
PAPER;
Height
20.3
Width
0.1
Length
10
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.33.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
PAPER;
Description
Beige booklet entitled Advice to the Breeder in the Selection of Breeding Stock. Pamphlet No. 4, Third Edition. Picture of a sheep's head on the cover. 13 pages
Title
Advice to the Breeder in the Selection of Breeding Stock
Artist or Maker
T. Reg. Arkell, Sheep and Goat Division, Live Stock Branch, Dominion Department of Agriculture
Original Owner
Carr or Bovill family
Other Names
Brochure
Pamphlet
Subject Access
farm
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Place Used
Bulkley Valley, British Columbia
Start Date
1918
End Date
1918
Description
Beige booklet entitled Advice to the Breeder in the Selection of Breeding Stock. Pamphlet No. 4, Third Edition. Picture of a sheep's head on the cover. 13 pages
History Of Use
Was collected and used by the Carr or Bovill family. Passed on to donor Laura Bolster by her father-in-law, Barney (Bernard) Bolster.
Material
PAPER;
Height
24.7
Width
0.1
Length
16.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.33.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
PAPER;
Description
Beige booklet entitled Wool and its Manufacture: A Description of the Different Processes of Manufacture and the Classes of Wool Used for the Various Fabrics... Photo of six tufts of wool on the cover. 16 pages
Title
Wool and its Manufacture
Artist or Maker
T. Reg. Arkell, Sheep and Goat Division, Live Stock Branch, Department of Agriculture
Original Owner
Carr or Bovill family
Other Names
Brochure
Pamphlet
Subject Access
farm
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Place Used
Bulkley Valley, British Columbia
Start Date
1917
End Date
1917
Description
Beige booklet entitled Wool and its Manufacture: A Description of the Different Processes of Manufacture and the Classes of Wool Used for the Various Fabrics... Photo of six tufts of wool on the cover. 16 pages
History Of Use
Was collected and used by the Carr or Bovill family. Passed on to donor Laura Bolster by her father-in-law, Barney (Bernard) Bolster.
Material
PAPER;
Height
24.8
Width
0.2
Length
16.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2020.33.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; PAPER-TISSUE;
Description
Small cardboard box; blue with white design of baking cup on the front and back with 'Ideal Baking Cups' printed in red. The top and bottom of the box reads 'WHITE' and 100 More or Less', No. 71', and 'Medium Size'. English advertisement on one side of box and French on the other; also, 'THE CONTI…
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Title
Ideal Baking Cups
Manufacturer Notes
The Continental Paper Products Ltd.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Description
Small cardboard box; blue with white design of baking cup on the front and back with 'Ideal Baking Cups' printed in red. The top and bottom of the box reads 'WHITE' and 100 More or Less', No. 71', and 'Medium Size'. English advertisement on one side of box and French on the other; also, 'THE CONTINENTAL', 'PAPER PRODUCTS', 'LIMITED', and 'OTTAWA, CANADA' on both sides at the bottom. Contains about 70 paper baking cups.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; PAPER-TISSUE;
Height
9.5
Width
7
Length
9.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.4.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
The telegraph relay has two metal round flat legs with holes drilled in the middle. The body is wood. Situated on top of the wood are five screw like objects with flat serrated heads. Three of those have round bodies; two have square bodies. There are two lone rectangular metal pieces with four…
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Manufacturer
A Hearn & Soper Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
TELECOMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Description
The telegraph relay has two metal round flat legs with holes drilled in the middle. The body is wood. Situated on top of the wood are five screw like objects with flat serrated heads. Three of those have round bodies; two have square bodies. There are two lone rectangular metal pieces with four curves cut in each. In the middle of those, are four round metal pieces with curves cut on each side. One has a screw hole cut in the middle.
Narrative
B.V. Stories Book
History Of Use
The Telegraph line was activated in 1901 from business centres in the United States and the Southern part of the British Columbian, all the way to the Yukon gold fields. The telegraph line was completed in 1901 and ran north to Telegraph Creek on the Stikine River, onto Atlin, White Horse and Dawson City.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
11.5
Width
8
Length
3.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.77.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
The telegraph has two long legs that hold the body 2.1 cm long with only one screw in one of the legs. The body of the object is 15.8cm long. The top of the object has 5 Cylinders; one is missing a round with grooved sides top. In the middle are two pieces of metal that are cut in the center so …
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Manufacturer
A Hearn & Soper
Manufacturer Notes
Manufacturer previously entered as Gelley, Lou-Allen, Marty
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
TELECOMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Period or Date Notes
1901
Description
The telegraph has two long legs that hold the body 2.1 cm long with only one screw in one of the legs. The body of the object is 15.8cm long. The top of the object has 5 Cylinders; one is missing a round with grooved sides top. In the middle are two pieces of metal that are cut in the center so that three screws can be placed. There are holes on either sides of the screw. Beside the screws is a circular metal piece (2.5cm long) that has a neck (1cm long) to connect to a smaller circular metal piece ( 1.5cm long). There are some numbers and letter subscribed in the wood but they are too faded to read. On top are two little holes that have been filled with plastic.
Narrative
Heritage Club Project, October 1, 1973 B.V. Stories, Smithers, B.C., See-Moore Printing.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
4.6
Width
2.2
Length
15.1
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.77.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
The telegraph has two long (12.2cm) legs that lift the object 2cm high. The top is grooved on all four sides. On the top of the flat surface there are five cylinder like objects on top. One cylinder is not fully screwed down. There are two holes with plastic fillers to protect the inside. The m…
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Manufacturer
A Hearn & Soper
Manufacturer Notes
previously entered as GELLEY,LOU-ALLEN,MARTY
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
TELECOMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Period or Date Notes
1901
Description
The telegraph has two long (12.2cm) legs that lift the object 2cm high. The top is grooved on all four sides. On the top of the flat surface there are five cylinder like objects on top. One cylinder is not fully screwed down. There are two holes with plastic fillers to protect the inside. The middle has three bigger flat with grooves on each side of the screws. There are two flat pieces of metal protecting the screws. There is writing in the wood but it is to difficult to see.
Narrative
Heritage Club Project, October 1, 1973 B.V. Stories, Smithers, B.C. See-Moore Printing.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
4.6
Width
2.2
Length
15.1
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.77.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
The bottom is made out of metal. The longer sides are 19cm long. The two end pieces have a hole in the centre of the metal. They are approx. 10cm long. The second layer is made out of wood, it is grooved just like the metal. Two of the sides are 18.5 cm. The two shorter sides are approx. 9.5 c…
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Manufacturer
A Hearn & Soper LImited
Manufacturer Notes
previously entered as Gelley, Lou-Allen, Marty, Ottawa Ontario
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
TELECOMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Ottawa, Ontario
Period or Date Notes
1901
Description
The bottom is made out of metal. The longer sides are 19cm long. The two end pieces have a hole in the centre of the metal. They are approx. 10cm long. The second layer is made out of wood, it is grooved just like the metal. Two of the sides are 18.5 cm. The two shorter sides are approx. 9.5 cm long. On top there are different shaped metal objects. In the middle on top there is a flat piece of metal connected to a hexagon shaped metal with two big holes cut out of it. There is a piece sticking out of the hexagon piece with a place to inset a screw. On one of the sides of the object there is a piece of metal plate screwed to the wood with writing on it. The only writing that is visible is "Ottawa, Ontario". On the side of that is two metal objects with flat heads and round thick bodies. Across from those is a metal object with a flat head, round thick middle with a long stem like body. On the other side of the hexagon there are two metal pieces with holes that come out of the wood. There's two holes drilled into the wood and a metal round thick body on a coiled object. Metal Plate on top reads A HEARN & SOPER LIMITED OTTAWA ONTARIO
Narrative
Heritage Club Project, October 1, 1973 B.V. Stories, Smithers B.C., See-Moore Printing.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
20.5
Width
3
Length
12
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.77.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
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

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