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Description
Tall cylindrical red tin with "Blue Ribbon / Baking Powder" in white letters with a blue ribbon design between text.
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Title
Blue Ribbon Baking Powder
Manufacturer
Brooke Bond Canada Ltd.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada: Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Description
Tall cylindrical red tin with "Blue Ribbon / Baking Powder" in white letters with a blue ribbon design between text.
Accession No.
2004.17.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
a) Two small rolls of cotton gauze one 2.6cm deep x 2.6 in diamenter and a second one 2.5cm deep x 2.5cm in diameter. b) A small cardbord box intended for one roll of cotton gauze but a smaller one has been enclosed as well. On two sides is printed: "Everything for Accident Prevention and First Ai…
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Title
Gauge Roller Bandage
Manufacturer
Fleck Bros. Ltd
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MEDICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
a) Two small rolls of cotton gauze one 2.6cm deep x 2.6 in diamenter and a second one 2.5cm deep x 2.5cm in diameter. b) A small cardbord box intended for one roll of cotton gauze but a smaller one has been enclosed as well. On two sides is printed: "Everything for Accident Prevention and First Aid. Fleck Bros. Ltd. Safety Division Vancouvr BC"; on the end side "Roll-out Gauze Roller Bandage 1 inch x 10 yards; 44 x- 40 mesh Safety Division with a green circle with a + in the centre". Bottom says "Open other side". Side with not printing has a thin green two lined border.
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Height
4.5cm
Width
3.3cm
Length
4.2cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
measurements for sides and top & bottom of box
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1999.2.10 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-NYLON;
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
Description
A long white and blue banner with a full sized blue image of a hiker centered down the middle and HOME COMIING printed in large blue letters across the bottom. Large hems at both ends, each with a single brass gromet mounted at both ends of one side, Banner was designed to hang length wise, and ca…
Manufacturer
Image Group Inc.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A long white and blue banner with a full sized blue image of a hiker centered down the middle and HOME COMIING printed in large blue letters across the bottom. Large hems at both ends, each with a single brass gromet mounted at both ends of one side, Banner was designed to hang length wise, and can be read from both sides
History Of Use
Used for 75th anniversary Home Coming, Smithers BC. Possibly hung from light standards down Main Steet
Material
FABRIC-NYLON;
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
Accession No.
2018.19.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Book titled "Oriental Occupation of British Columbia" by Tom MacInnes. Chapters include ""Keep Canada Canadian", "British Columbia for the British", etc.
Title
Oriental Occupation of British Columbia
Manufacturer
Sun Publishing Company Limited
Original Owner
Ernest Hann
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Start Date
1927
Period or Date Notes
Based on publication date
Description
Book titled "Oriental Occupation of British Columbia" by Tom MacInnes. Chapters include ""Keep Canada Canadian", "British Columbia for the British", etc.
Accession No.
1992.9.59
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Small glass bottle with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Artificial Strawberry Extract / 2 Fl. Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is st…
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Title
Nabob Strawberry Extract
Other Names
Jar
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Small glass bottle with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Artificial Strawberry Extract / 2 Fl. Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the number 4705. B) Green plastic lid that screws onto the glass bottle.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.9 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Small glass bottle with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Artificial Brandy Extract / 2 Fl. Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stampe…
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Title
Nabob Brandy Extract
Other Names
Jar
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Small glass bottle with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Artificial Brandy Extract / 2 Fl. Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the number 4705. B) White plastic lid that screws onto the glass bottle. Faintly stamped on the top is "59c"
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.10a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Small glass bottle with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Artificial Coconut Extract / 2 Fl. Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. B) White plastic lid that sc…
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Title
Nabob Coconut Extract
Other Names
Jar
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Small glass bottle with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Artificial Coconut Extract / 2 Fl. Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. B) White plastic lid that screws onto the glass bottle.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.11 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Large, gold-trimmed, cream-colored metal cheese cutter used for cutting loaf cheese. Consists of a large, rectangular base with guides for the cutting board down the center and a hinged cutting blade with a lever. Attached to the side is a small ruler and a metal plate that is engraved with the wor…
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Manufacturer Notes
Gibbs Tools and Stamping Works
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
Large, gold-trimmed, cream-colored metal cheese cutter used for cutting loaf cheese. Consists of a large, rectangular base with guides for the cutting board down the center and a hinged cutting blade with a lever. Attached to the side is a small ruler and a metal plate that is engraved with the words: "Patent No. 260328 / Goldenloaf Cheese Cutter" as well as manufacturer's information. A place mounted to the blade reads: "Ask for Goldenloaf Cheese / Three Flavours / Canadian Pimento Swiss".
History Of Use
Presumably this cheese cutter was used in the Bulkley Valley in Watson's Store, which started operating in the 1920s.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Height
22.5
Width
31.5
Length
50.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.116.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
PAPER;
Description
"Edith Adam's Wartime Cook Book" produced by the Vancouver Sun in 1943 (9th annual edition). The front features a brown, white and green illustration of the Sun Tower wearing an apron and chef's hat. The cookbook contains various recipes for wartime conditions, inlcuding rationing.
Title
Edith Adam's Wartime Cookbook
Manufacturer Notes
The Vancouver Sun
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Start Date
1943
End Date
1943
Description
"Edith Adam's Wartime Cook Book" produced by the Vancouver Sun in 1943 (9th annual edition). The front features a brown, white and green illustration of the Sun Tower wearing an apron and chef's hat. The cookbook contains various recipes for wartime conditions, inlcuding rationing.
Material
PAPER;
Accession No.
2018.63.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Rectangular box labled "Nabob" and "Food Colouring". The box would have originally contained four small bottles of food colouring. The back of the box has instructions for use and orange pencil markings.
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Title
Nabob Food Colouring
Manufacturer
Nabob
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
Rectangular box labled "Nabob" and "Food Colouring". The box would have originally contained four small bottles of food colouring. The back of the box has instructions for use and orange pencil markings.
Accession No.
1991.25.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Square metal fuel can. Each side is labelled in red and white, "HOME LAMP GAS". It is a 4 gallon container. Cap and handle on the top.
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Title
Home Lamp Gas can
Manufacturer
Home Oil Distributors Ltd.
Category
DISTRIBUTION AND TRANSPORTATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
CONTAINER
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
Square metal fuel can. Each side is labelled in red and white, "HOME LAMP GAS". It is a 4 gallon container. Cap and handle on the top.
Accession No.
1986.38.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Small glass jar with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Pure Cayenne / Net Wt. 1 Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the n…
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Title
Nabob Cayenne
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Small glass jar with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Pure Cayenne / Net Wt. 1 Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the number 4627. B) Plastic green lid that screws onto the glass jar.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.6 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Bay Leaves / Net Wt. 1/2 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. The bottom of the jar is stamped with the number 2588. B) Tin lid. It…
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Title
Nabob Bay Leaves
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Bay Leaves / Net Wt. 1/2 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. The bottom of the jar is stamped with the number 2588. B) Tin lid. It is white and green in colour with the words "Nabob Spice" written around the rim.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Simulated Bacon Flavoured Bits / Net Wt. 3 1/8 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use and a list of ingredients. The bottom of the jar…
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Title
Nabob Bacon Bits
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Simulated Bacon Flavoured Bits / Net Wt. 3 1/8 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use and a list of ingredients. The bottom of the jar is stamped with the number 2588. B) Tin lid. It is white and green in colour with the words "Nabob Spice" written around the rim.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Cinnamon Sticks / Net Wt. 2 3/4 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. The bottom of the jar is stamped with the number 2588. B) Tin …
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Title
Nabob Cinnamon Sticks
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Cinnamon Sticks / Net Wt. 2 3/4 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. The bottom of the jar is stamped with the number 2588. B) Tin lid. It is white and green in colour with the words "Nabob Spice" written around the rim.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.2 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Red and Green Pepper Flakes / Net Wt. 1 1/2 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. The bottom of the jar is stamped with the number 2…
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Title
Nabob Pepper Flakes
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Glass jar with two labels. White and green label on the front reads: "Red and Green Pepper Flakes / Net Wt. 1 1/2 Oz. / Nabob" and features a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. The bottom of the jar is stamped with the number 2588. B) Tin lid. It is white and green in colour with the words "Nabob Spice" written around the rim.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.5 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
A) Small glass jar with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Onion Salt / Net Wt. 7 3/4 Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the…
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Title
Nabob Onion Salt
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Small glass jar with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Onion Salt / Net Wt. 7 3/4 Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the number 2588. B) Green and white screw-on lid.
Material
GLASS
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.3 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS; PLASTIC;
Description
A) Small glass jar with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Lemon Peel / Net Wt. 1 1/4 Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the…
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Title
Nabob Lemon Peel
Manufacturer Notes
Nabob Foods Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
A) Small glass jar with two labels. Front label is white and green with the words: "Lemon Peel / Net Wt. 1 1/4 Oz. / Nabob" written in red text. There is a small illustration of a genie in the bottom right corner. The back label includes instructions for use. Bottom of the glass is stamped with the number 14385. B) Plastic green lid that screws onto the glass jar.
Material
GLASS; PLASTIC;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.177.7 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Off-white square box with "Malkin's Brant / Fruit Jar Rings / Red / One Dozen / Gem" printed on front. Inside are 7 red rubber rings
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Title
Malkin's Fruit Jar Rings
Manufacturer
W.H. Malkin Co. Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
Off-white square box with "Malkin's Brant / Fruit Jar Rings / Red / One Dozen / Gem" printed on front. Inside are 7 red rubber rings
Number Of Parts
8
Accession No.
1996.178.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Red and white two part box. Part a is the cover, and part b slides into part a. Part a has "Eddy Matches" with a blue and red bird on the front. One side has a strike pad for lighting the matches, with the words "Allumettes - Redbird - Matches" above and "Strike Anywhere - S'allument Partout" belo…
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Title
Eddy Matches
Manufacturer
Eddy Match
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Description
Red and white two part box. Part a is the cover, and part b slides into part a. Part a has "Eddy Matches" with a blue and red bird on the front. One side has a strike pad for lighting the matches, with the words "Allumettes - Redbird - Matches" above and "Strike Anywhere - S'allument Partout" below.
Accession No.
1991.40.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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