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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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Agenda

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Description
Brown covered agenda/diary published by General Diaries Inc. 1949 Year Diary with pencil inscriptions fromTheodore F. Schreier. Signed "T.F Scherier, 1949" on the first inside page.
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
Brown covered agenda/diary published by General Diaries Inc. 1949 Year Diary with pencil inscriptions fromTheodore F. Schreier. Signed "T.F Scherier, 1949" on the first inside page.
History Of Use
B36 Bomber Memorabilia from Theodore F. Schreier.
Width
13.5
Length
19
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2009.55.3
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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Badges and Badge Holder

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Description
a: Small black leatherette (?) case with a button clasp. When opened has two inside leaves that open horizontally and one leaf that opens vertically. Inside is a piece of hard black cloth where badges are held. b: Small gold coloured badge. Three ringlet design where pin is attached. Attached to th…
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
a: Small black leatherette (?) case with a button clasp. When opened has two inside leaves that open horizontally and one leaf that opens vertically. Inside is a piece of hard black cloth where badges are held. b: Small gold coloured badge. Three ringlet design where pin is attached. Attached to this as well - by a smaller ring - is the badge itself: a circular object with a star inside, which itself contains a dove carrying what appears to be an olive branch. c: Small badge with colour scheme of gold, light purple and light green. Written in the center of the badge in white is the number 25. On the back is inscribed: "Sis. Muriel Fowler Mystic Jewel Rebekah Lodge No. 42 Smithers, BC 2008".
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
1980.168.9 a-c
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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Book

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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.
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

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Book

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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
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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Book

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Description
Blue covered paper book with orange and blue stylized drawing of a fire on front, titled "Songs for Canadian Girl Guides".
Title
Songs for Canadian Girl Guides, 3rd Edition
Manufacturer Notes
Girl Guides of Canada
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
1971
Period or Date Notes
Copyright date for 3rd edition in back of book
Description
Blue covered paper book with orange and blue stylized drawing of a fire on front, titled "Songs for Canadian Girl Guides".
Accession No.
2018.42.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Book

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Description
"Art of the Pacific Coast" colouring book. The front features a photograph of a totem pole alongside a line drawing of the same totem pole. Writtem on the front in marker is "A. Denny". The colouring book contains various blank designs for colouring.
Title
Art of the Pacific Coast
Manufacturer Notes
Kaskaid Communications
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Mission, British Columbia
Start Date
1978
End Date
1978
Description
"Art of the Pacific Coast" colouring book. The front features a photograph of a totem pole alongside a line drawing of the same totem pole. Writtem on the front in marker is "A. Denny". The colouring book contains various blank designs for colouring.
Accession No.
2018.63.10 a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Book

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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
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Book

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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
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Book

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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
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Book

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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
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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
Museum Artifact

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Booklet

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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
Pamphlet
Brochure
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
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