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1964 Little League Champs Badge

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Description
White felt badge with "Smithers Little League Champs 1964" written in blue letters. The back has an ink drawing.
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

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Account Book

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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
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Address Book

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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
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

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Advertisement Poster

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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.
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

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Atlas

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Description
1942 reprint of Dent's Canadian School Atlas. Red cover with map of Canada and the United States. 62 pages.
Title
Dent's Canadian School Atlas
Artist or Maker
J.M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd.
Original Owner
Ronald Gilbert
Other Names
School atlas
Atlas book
Geography book
Manufacturer Notes
Edited by V. L. Denton
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Great Britain
Start Date
1942
Description
1942 reprint of Dent's Canadian School Atlas. Red cover with map of Canada and the United States. 62 pages.
History Of Use
Used by Ronald Gilbert at school in Driftwood or Smithers.
Width
22 cm
Length
27.5
Depth
0.6
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2021.22.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Banner

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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.
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

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Banner

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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
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Banner

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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
Smithers B.C., Canada, District 19A-3.
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley
Accession No.
2020.38.35
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Banner

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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
Smithers B.C., Canada, District 19A-3.
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley
Accession No.
2020.38.36
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Banner

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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
Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, District 19A-3.
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley.
1964 ( 20 ) 1984
Accession No.
2020.38.37
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Banner

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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

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Banner

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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
Smithers Lions Club.
British Columbia, Canada, Multiple District 19A-3.
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley.
EST 1964.
Accession No.
2020.38.39
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Banner

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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
Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, District 19A-3.
In the Heart of the Beautiful Bulkley Valley.
Accession No.
2020.38.40
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Banner

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Material
Fabric
Description
Small Houston Lions Club banner. White with gold trim, fringe, and tassels. Picture of a moose with the words "Sportsman's Paradise" around it; also a picture of a leaping salmon. "Houston, British Columbia, Canada" in blue letters. Lions International logo at the top.
Title
Houston Lions Club Banner
Manufacturer
Coka Co., Ltd.
Original Owner
Houston Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Of Manufacture
Taiwan: Taipei
Place Used
Houston, B.C.
Description
Small Houston Lions Club banner. White with gold trim, fringe, and tassels. Picture of a moose with the words "Sportsman's Paradise" around it; also a picture of a leaping salmon. "Houston, British Columbia, Canada" in blue letters. Lions International logo at the top.
Material
Fabric
Inscriptions
"Sportsman's Paradise."
"Houston, British Columbia, Canada."
Accession No.
2020.38.41
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Banner

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Description
Large vinyl banner with metal grommets in corners. Printed with "Walk to Witset" and featuring artwork designed for the Shared Histories book by James Madam. Banner is signed in permanent marker by attendees of the walk and book launch balhats (feast).
Title
Walk to Witset Banner
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Start Date
September 8 2018
End Date
September 8 2018
Description
Large vinyl banner with metal grommets in corners. Printed with "Walk to Witset" and featuring artwork designed for the Shared Histories book by James Madam. Banner is signed in permanent marker by attendees of the walk and book launch balhats (feast).
Publications
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=723554857981479
https://www.mybulkleylakesnow.com/28695/walk-to-witset-brings-communities-together/
History Of Use
Banner was carried down Highway 16 by Walk to Witset participants on September 8th 2018. The banner was signed by walk participants and attendees of the Shared Histories book launch balhats (feast), hosted at the Witset Multiplex by Dinï Ze’ Ut’akhgit (Henry Alfred) of the Likhsilyu Clan.
Image Details
Image courtesy of My Bulkley Lakes Now, stand-in for formal photograph of item, yet to be taken.
Accession No.
2018.81.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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B.C. Centennial Award of Merit

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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 …
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

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BC Forest Service Pin

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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.
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

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Bear Figurine

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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.
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

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Book

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Description
Small yellow hardcovered book titled "Musson's Improved Lumber and Log Book / New and Revised / Illustrated Edition". Handwritten on the cover is the date 1905. Inside is inscribed "E. Hann 1905" in pencil. The book details measurements for various building parameters, including wood, bricks, etc.
Title
Musson's Improved Lumber and Log Book
Manufacturer
Musson Book Company
Original Owner
Ernest Hann
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
1905
Description
Small yellow hardcovered book titled "Musson's Improved Lumber and Log Book / New and Revised / Illustrated Edition". Handwritten on the cover is the date 1905. Inside is inscribed "E. Hann 1905" in pencil. The book details measurements for various building parameters, including wood, bricks, etc.
History Of Use
The book was owned by Ernest Hann, Smithers pioneer. The title page of the book indicates that it is intended for use "For ship and boat builders, lumber merchants, saw-mill men, farmers and mechanics". Original price was $0.25.
Accession No.
2017.8.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Book

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Description
Soft covered children's school book. Illustrated cover shows a young girl holding a doll looking at a scene of a tree and garden. Inside the cover is a square stick-on label that reads: "Free Text Book / The Property of / Dora J. Lyness (handwritten)".
Title
The British Columbia Readers: Beginner's Reader
Manufacturer
W.J. Gage and Company Limited
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Description
Soft covered children's school book. Illustrated cover shows a young girl holding a doll looking at a scene of a tree and garden. Inside the cover is a square stick-on label that reads: "Free Text Book / The Property of / Dora J. Lyness (handwritten)".
History Of Use
No clear indication this particular item was used in Smithers, but is considered representative of a text book likely used in early education and schools in Smithers.
Accession No.
1981.16.3
Type of Record
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