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Description
White felt badge with "Smithers Little League Champs 1964" written in blue letters. The back has an ink drawing.
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
White felt badge with "Smithers Little League Champs 1964" written in blue letters. The back has an ink drawing.
Accession No.
1990.167.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Blank Bank of Montreal Farm Account Book with pages to record inventories of machinery, live stock, crops, etc.
Title
Bank of Montreal Farm Account Book
Manufacturer
Bank of Montreal
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1967
Period or Date Notes
Booklet has "150th Anniversary 1817 to 1967" on front cover
Description
Blank Bank of Montreal Farm Account Book with pages to record inventories of machinery, live stock, crops, etc.
Accession No.
2018.74.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Brown plastic address book. On the top is a slider that makes the book open to a specific section. Book is opened by pushing down the button along the bottom. Index cards inside detail former BV Museum contacts
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Japan
Description
Brown plastic address book. On the top is a slider that makes the book open to a specific section. Book is opened by pushing down the button along the bottom. Index cards inside detail former BV Museum contacts
Narrative
This item was retained both as an example of an address book (which are becoming obsolete with the use of cell phones) and because of its relationship to the history of the Museum (past Museum contacts)
Accession No.
2018.18.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
A small poster advertising a Burroughs typewriter and bookkeeping machine. The back is solid red and the front has a red border and a picture of the machine.
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
United States: Detroit, Michigan
Description
A small poster advertising a Burroughs typewriter and bookkeeping machine. The back is solid red and the front has a red border and a picture of the machine.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Width
24.5
Length
31.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2017.50.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
White outdoor banner from Smithers Centennial 2013. Printed in red letters: "We all have a good thing going for 2013". Printed in purple lettering: "Homecoming Smithers 100th 2013". On far end is the Smithers Centennial logo in blue. Banner has metal eyelets in each corner for hanging.
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Title
Smithers Centennial Banner
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Start Date
2013
End Date
2013
Description
White outdoor banner from Smithers Centennial 2013. Printed in red letters: "We all have a good thing going for 2013". Printed in purple lettering: "Homecoming Smithers 100th 2013". On far end is the Smithers Centennial logo in blue. Banner has metal eyelets in each corner for hanging.
History Of Use
Smithers celebrated its centennial August 2nd - 10th 2013 with a "homecoming" celebration.
Accession No.
2017.121.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Description
Large Smithers Lions Club banner. Purple with yellow trim and gold cord/tassels. Held on a wooden, gold-painted rod. "LIONS CLUB, SMITHERS, BRITISH COLUMBIA" in sewn-on yellow letters. Lions International logo in the middle. Additional patches include: Lions Conquering Blindness Campaign, 1992-1993…
Title
Smithers Lions Club banner
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Start Date
1967
End Date
2011
Period or Date Notes
Dates based on badges
Description
Large Smithers Lions Club banner. Purple with yellow trim and gold cord/tassels. Held on a wooden, gold-painted rod. "LIONS CLUB, SMITHERS, BRITISH COLUMBIA" in sewn-on yellow letters. Lions International logo in the middle. Additional patches include: Lions Conquering Blindness Campaign, 1992-1993 New Club Sponsors (Telkwa, Nov. 6 1982; Houston, Feb. 10 1967; Kitwanga?) 100% Member Support LCIF Melvin Jones Fellowship 25 Quarter Century Club Various years (1990-1991, 1991-1992 x2, 1992-1993, 1994-1995, 2007-2008, 2010-2011)
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Inscriptions
LIONS CLUB, SMITHERS, BRITISH COLUMBIA
Accession No.
2020.38.34
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
Fabric
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. Light blue with yellow trim and tassels. Has Lions International logo and images of a mountain view and the Alpenhorn man.
Title
Smithers Lions Club banner
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. Light blue with yellow trim and tassels. Has Lions International logo and images of a mountain view and the Alpenhorn man.
Material
Fabric
Inscriptions
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley
Smithers B.C., Canada, District 19A-3.
Accession No.
2020.38.35
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
Fabric
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with yellow trim and tassels. Has Lions International logo and images of a mountain view and the Alpenhorn man.
Title
Smithers Lions Club banner
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with yellow trim and tassels. Has Lions International logo and images of a mountain view and the Alpenhorn man.
Material
Fabric
Inscriptions
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley
Smithers B.C., Canada, District 19A-3.
Accession No.
2020.38.36
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
Fabric
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with dark blue fringe and tassels. Has logos for Lions International and the Town of Smithers (Alpenhorn man, mountain, lake, flowers).
Title
Smithers Lions Club banner
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Start Date
1984
Period or Date Notes
20-year anniversary of the Smithers Lions Club
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with dark blue fringe and tassels. Has logos for Lions International and the Town of Smithers (Alpenhorn man, mountain, lake, flowers).
Material
Fabric
Inscriptions
1964 ( 20 ) 1984
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley.
Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, District 19A-3.
Accession No.
2020.38.37
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. Dark bluish-gray with white fringe, writing, and imagery (mountain and Alpenhorn man, Lions International logo).
Title
Smithers Lions Club banner
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Start Date
1982
End Date
1983
Period or Date Notes
This was the time span in which Frank Hamilton served as the District Governor of the Lions Clubs in District 19A.
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. Dark bluish-gray with white fringe, writing, and imagery (mountain and Alpenhorn man, Lions International logo).
Material
FABRIC-FELT;
Inscriptions
Smithers B.C. Canada, District 19A, Home of the District Governor Frank E. Hamilton.
Accession No.
2020.38.38
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
Fabric
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with dark blue trim and pink fringe. Includes Lions International logo and Smithers logo with Alpenhorn man, mountain, lake, and flowers.
Title
Smithers Lions Club banner
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with dark blue trim and pink fringe. Includes Lions International logo and Smithers logo with Alpenhorn man, mountain, lake, and flowers.
Material
Fabric
Inscriptions
British Columbia, Canada, Multiple District 19A-3.
EST 1964.
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley.
Smithers Lions Club.
Accession No.
2020.38.39
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
Fabric
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with dark blue trim and fringe. Includes Lions International logo and Smithers logo with Alpenhorn man, mountain, lake, and flowers.
Title
Smithers Lions Club banner
Original Owner
Smithers Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Description
Small Smithers Lions Club banner. White with dark blue trim and fringe. Includes Lions International logo and Smithers logo with Alpenhorn man, mountain, lake, and flowers.
Material
Fabric
Inscriptions
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley.
Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, District 19A-3.
Accession No.
2020.38.40
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
A desk trophy. It has a wooden stand with a felt bottom. On top of the wooden stand is a large copper plaque. In the centre of the copper plaque is a wreath surrounding a gold coloured coin that says "Canada Dollar British Columbia 1858 1958". Around the wreath are some detailed flowers, and again …
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
A desk trophy. It has a wooden stand with a felt bottom. On top of the wooden stand is a large copper plaque. In the centre of the copper plaque is a wreath surrounding a gold coloured coin that says "Canada Dollar British Columbia 1858 1958". Around the wreath are some detailed flowers, and again "British Columbia 1858 1958". Along the edge of the stand is a small plaque that reads "Chairman A.C. Powler B.C. Centennial Award of Merit".
Accession No.
1980.168.12
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Small shield-shaped pin. On the pin is a tree, and the words "British Columbia Forest Service Volunteer Fire Warden". The number "708" is inscribed on the back. It is made of a metal alloy.
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
Small shield-shaped pin. On the pin is a tree, and the words "British Columbia Forest Service Volunteer Fire Warden". The number "708" is inscribed on the back. It is made of a metal alloy.
Width
4.3
Length
4.3
Depth
1
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.28.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A wooden bear figurine holding a hammer. The wood is light-coloured and unstained. The artist included many details, especially the fur and the mouth.
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ART
Description
A wooden bear figurine holding a hammer. The wood is light-coloured and unstained. The artist included many details, especially the fur and the mouth.
Accession No.
1990.125.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Hardcover book titled "The New Basic Reader: The New Fun with Dick and Jane". Stamped with "Smithers Distric #54 Pool Library" inside, and number 18 has been marked on inside cover suggesting this was a textbook for distribution (1 of at least 18 copies).
Title
The New Fun with Dick and Jane
Manufacturer
W.J. Gage and Company Limited
Original Owner
Ordinall family
Manufacturer Notes
Gage & Co. are publishers
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
1951
End Date
1956
Period or Date Notes
Date range based on web searches for book
Description
Hardcover book titled "The New Basic Reader: The New Fun with Dick and Jane". Stamped with "Smithers Distric #54 Pool Library" inside, and number 18 has been marked on inside cover suggesting this was a textbook for distribution (1 of at least 18 copies).
History Of Use
Used by the Ordinall family children while attending Muheim Memorial Elementary School in the 1960s.
Accession No.
2019.41.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Hardcover book titled "Things We Do". Book is part of series Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, book 4a.
Title
Things We Do / Key Words Reading Scheme 4a
Original Owner
Ordinall family
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Start Date
1964
End Date
1985
Period or Date Notes
Date range based on web searches for book. Earliest publication of this series was 1964-1967, but this appears to be a late 1970s to early 1980s edition.
Description
Hardcover book titled "Things We Do". Book is part of series Ladybird Key Words Reading Scheme, book 4a.
History Of Use
Used by the Ordinall family children while attending Muheim Memorial Elementary School in the 1960s.
Accession No.
2019.41.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
Hardcover book titled "Seeing Through Arithmetic".
Title
Seeing Through Arithmetic
Manufacturer
W.J. Gage Limited
Original Owner
Ordinall family
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
1965
End Date
1965
Period or Date Notes
Date based on copyright date inside book
Description
Hardcover book titled "Seeing Through Arithmetic".
Accession No.
2019.41.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
A small white booklet with the title "Studio Light: Incorporationg the Aristo Eagle and the Artura Bulletin" with a pictures of cows on the front cover.
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
A small white booklet with the title "Studio Light: Incorporationg the Aristo Eagle and the Artura Bulletin" with a pictures of cows on the front cover.
Narrative
The booklet or magazine was published in October 1915 by Canadian Kodak Co., Limited, Toronto, Canada.
Height
0.2
Width
13.5
Length
18.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.49
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Large book titled "Big Picture Story Book". On the fron is a picture of a boy in a yellow hat, white shirt, and blue pants and a girl in a purple dress and orange crown. On the back is a picture of several fairytale characters dancing in a circle. Published by M.A. Donohue & CO Chicago
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Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
United States
Description
Large book titled "Big Picture Story Book". On the fron is a picture of a boy in a yellow hat, white shirt, and blue pants and a girl in a purple dress and orange crown. On the back is a picture of several fairytale characters dancing in a circle. Published by M.A. Donohue & CO Chicago
Height
1
Width
20.3
Length
27
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2017.49.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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