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British Columbia and Yukon Directories

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Date Range
1924-1935
Collection
Bulkley Valley Museum collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
This collection consists of directories for British Columbia and the Yukon, 1924-1935. Description as follows: The Wrigley's British Columbia: 1924, is a gazeteer of cities, towns, villages, stations, post offices and settlements in the Province, described in alphabetical order, followed by a dire…
Collection
Bulkley Valley Museum collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Item No.
1971 66
Accession No.
1971 66 1-2
Physical Description
14.4 cm of textual record: 2 books; 18 x 26 7 cm, 21 x 28 x 7.5 cm
Date Range
1924-1935
Scope and Content
This collection consists of directories for British Columbia and the Yukon, 1924-1935. Description as follows: The Wrigley's British Columbia: 1924, is a gazeteer of cities, towns, villages, stations, post offices and settlements in the Province, described in alphabetical order, followed by a directory of firms, employees, professional men, farmers, fruit-growers, stock-raisers, lumbermen, miners, fishermen, etc., with which is also included a complete street and avenue directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business citizens of the Cities of Vancouver and Victoria, followed by a complete Business and Classified Directory. The British Columbia and Yukon Directory: 1935, contains an alphabetically arranged list of business houses, private citizens, civic, Provincial and Dominion Governments, Churches, Public and Private Schools, Secret and Benevolent Organizations, Associations, etc., also an Avenue and Street guide and directory of householders for Vancouver and Victoria and Classified and Business Directory.
Subject Access
CORPORATIONS
DIRECTORIES-Provincial
GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES [Artificial]-Cities
GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES [Artificial]-Towns
GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES [Artificial]-Villages
GOVERNMENT SERVICES-Postal Services
MAPS-Road
OCCUPATIONS [General]
OCCUPATIONS [Professional]
Notes
Title based on acquisition from unknown donor(s). This collection was an anonymous donation to the Bulkley Valley Museum Archives in 1971. 1924 Directory is in good condition, except the spine is torn and page 33/34 is detatched. 1935 Directory is in good condition.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Description
Muzzle Loader
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT,FIREARM
Description
Muzzle Loader
History Of Use
Found 1987, at morrison Arm on Babine Lake
Accession No.
2010.0012.01
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
This rifle is a Mod.1903 .22 CAL. Automatic Winchester rifle. It has a button on the butt end of the stock, which turns to pull out for loading. On the right side of the stock is an opening for inserting bullets. It has plain open sights on the top of the barrel, a small safety button just behind t…
Other Names
.22 WINCHESTER,RIFLE
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT,FIREARM
Description
This rifle is a Mod.1903 .22 CAL. Automatic Winchester rifle. It has a button on the butt end of the stock, which turns to pull out for loading. On the right side of the stock is an opening for inserting bullets. It has plain open sights on the top of the barrel, a small safety button just behind the trigger and an action rod protruding from the front end of the stock. The main stock of the rifle is badly cracked apart and has been taped together with some sort of black tape.
History Of Use
This rifle was made in 1903 by the Winchester Repeating Arms Co. Winchester rifles were patent in 1901.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
94
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.0080.0002
Photograph or Negative No.
None
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
SAVAGE 30-30, HAD ROLLING BRASS MAGAZINE WHICH SHOWED HOW MANY SHELLS TO BE FIRED. APPROX. 60 YEARS OLD. "OLD GUN BARREL".
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT,FIREARM
Description
SAVAGE 30-30, HAD ROLLING BRASS MAGAZINE WHICH SHOWED HOW MANY SHELLS TO BE FIRED. APPROX. 60 YEARS OLD. "OLD GUN BARREL".
Accession No.
1975.0106.0023
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A double barreled shotgun. The handle or stock of the gun is wooden, with a checker pattern etched on either side. The stock has a piece of metal on the end with a lined pattern on it. There are tow hammers visible. Between the hammers is a piece of metal that swivels. When the pice of metal is swi…
Other Names
DOUBLE,BARREL
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT,FIREARM
Description
A double barreled shotgun. The handle or stock of the gun is wooden, with a checker pattern etched on either side. The stock has a piece of metal on the end with a lined pattern on it. There are tow hammers visible. Between the hammers is a piece of metal that swivels. When the pice of metal is swiveled to one side it allows the gun to be opened for reloading. 'WH HAMILTON' is inscribed on the side of the gun.
History Of Use
This type of shotgun dates back as far as the early 1900's. A gun of this type sold for approximately $10.95 to $12.67.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
118
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.0012.0047
Photograph or Negative No.
None
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
B36 turret gun bolted to a dolly. Some mild damage.
Sub-Category
ARMAMENT,FIREARM
Description
B36 turret gun bolted to a dolly. Some mild damage.
History Of Use
Dropped off anonomously at night to the Terrace Airport for the Cadets. Donated to the BV Museum by Commanding Officer Florence Braam.
Height
108
Width
78
Length
201
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions include mount
Accession No.
2012.58.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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