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Booklet and Postcard

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Material
PAPER;
Description
Part A is a small paper booklet, green and black cover depicting two flying ducks and one in a pond setting. "Waterfowl Hunters' Guide / Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources Canadian Wildlife Service". The booklet contains "hints" for hunters, as well as information and sketches of…
Title
Waterfowl Hunters' Guide
Manufacturer
Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources Canadian Wildlife Service
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Ontario
Ottawa
Start Date
1954
End Date
1954
Description
Part A is a small paper booklet, green and black cover depicting two flying ducks and one in a pond setting. "Waterfowl Hunters' Guide / Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources Canadian Wildlife Service". The booklet contains "hints" for hunters, as well as information and sketches of different waterfowl species, as well as conservation-minded advice. Part B is a small brown postcard addressed to "The Chief Canadian Wildlife Service Ottawa". On the back is a chart for reporting bird species.
Material
PAPER;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1983.3.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Certification Stamp

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Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD; PLASTIC;
Description
One wooden stamp 'CERTIFIED: Materials delivered, work performed and prices fair and just.' Made by Ottawa Rubber Stamp Co.
Manufacturer
Ottawa Rubber Stamp Co.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
One wooden stamp 'CERTIFIED: Materials delivered, work performed and prices fair and just.' Made by Ottawa Rubber Stamp Co.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD; PLASTIC;
Height
8.4
Width
4
Length
6.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1989.19.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Clipboard

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Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
1986.39.1a: Wooden clipboard. Made by Shannon in Toronto. Office Specialty. 1986.39.1b: Attached to the clipboard is a sheet of stiff cardboard with a blank shipping list printed on it. On the bottom of it is written 'Office Specialty Mfg. Co. Makers of Office Filing Systems'. On the back is an a…
Manufacturer
Office Specialty Mfg. Co. Ltd
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Description
1986.39.1a: Wooden clipboard. Made by Shannon in Toronto. Office Specialty. 1986.39.1b: Attached to the clipboard is a sheet of stiff cardboard with a blank shipping list printed on it. On the bottom of it is written 'Office Specialty Mfg. Co. Makers of Office Filing Systems'. On the back is an ad for Shannon Transfer Cases and Rapid Roller Letter Copier
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
8
Width
23
Length
37
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1986.39.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Date Stamp

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Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; PLASTIC; RUBBER;
Description
One set of No. 40 Rubber Dates with a plastic case and a pair of tweezers in a cardboard box. Appears to never have been used. a) Hard plastic case with 54 rubber stamps inside. b) Tweezers for pulling the stamps out, with a green band to hold the tweezers closed. c) Cardboard box.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
One set of No. 40 Rubber Dates with a plastic case and a pair of tweezers in a cardboard box. Appears to never have been used. a) Hard plastic case with 54 rubber stamps inside. b) Tweezers for pulling the stamps out, with a green band to hold the tweezers closed. c) Cardboard box.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD; PLASTIC; RUBBER;
Height
1.5
Width
5.5
Length
10
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1989.19.7 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Date Stamp

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN; RUBBER;
Description
A stamp with a black plastic handle connected to a metal piece; inside are bands of rubber stretched over a rounded cross piece and a series of rotating wheels. There are four bands of rubber. On one band is '1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, Rec'd, Ans'd, Ent'd, Paid' A.M., P.M.' inscribed bac…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A stamp with a black plastic handle connected to a metal piece; inside are bands of rubber stretched over a rounded cross piece and a series of rotating wheels. There are four bands of rubber. On one band is '1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, Rec'd, Ans'd, Ent'd, Paid' A.M., P.M.' inscribed backwards. On anther band is the abreviations for all twelve months inscribe backwards. The other two bands (inscribed backwards) have '1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 - +'. 'Front' is inscribed on the handle. 'Pullman' is inscribed on the metal part.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN; RUBBER;
Height
7.5
Width
3.1
Length
7.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.8.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Date Stamps

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
Set of 47 large date stamps. The lid has the label for Pritchard-Andrews Co. as well as the word "Large" written in black ink. Stamps feature the days and months of the year.
Manufacturer
Pritchard-Andrews Co.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Set of 47 large date stamps. The lid has the label for Pritchard-Andrews Co. as well as the word "Large" written in black ink. Stamps feature the days and months of the year.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Height
1.5
Width
6
Length
10
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1989.19.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Date Stamps

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
Set of 60 date stamps in a grey tin box. The top of the lid has a label for Pritchard-Andrews Co. Rubber stamps show days and months of the year.
Manufacturer
Pritchard-Andrews Co.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Set of 60 date stamps in a grey tin box. The top of the lid has a label for Pritchard-Andrews Co. Rubber stamps show days and months of the year.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Height
1.5
Width
6.5
Length
10
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1989.19.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Date Stamps

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Description
One box of Cosco rubber stamps showing dates, months, and years. a) Small cardboard box that contains a small wooden tray to hold stamps. b) Lid of carboard box that has become detached. c) 48 small rubber stamps.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
One box of Cosco rubber stamps showing dates, months, and years. a) Small cardboard box that contains a small wooden tray to hold stamps. b) Lid of carboard box that has become detached. c) 48 small rubber stamps.
Width
4.2
Length
9.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
1989.19.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Dip Pen

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Description
Part A: Black Dip Pen. Parts B & C: Nibs from the Dip Pen.
Original Owner
Albert William Vinson
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Part A: Black Dip Pen. Parts B & C: Nibs from the Dip Pen.
Length
20.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
Dip p``en and two pen nibs.
Accession No.
2013.14.4 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Envelope

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Description
Blue envelope that printed photos, films, or negatives would be given to/from the developer using Mortifee Munshaw processes.
Title
Mortifee Munshaw photo development envelope
Original Owner
Sid Geertsma
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1954
End Date
1979
Period or Date Notes
Based on known period of operations for Richerson's Studio in Smithers
Description
Blue envelope that printed photos, films, or negatives would be given to/from the developer using Mortifee Munshaw processes.
History Of Use
Richerson's (Studio) Ltd. listed on envelope as Mortifee Munshaw dealer in Smithers
Accession No.
2019.18.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Ephemera

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Material
PAPER;
Description
a) A folder in the shape of a totem pole in shades of brown and red with green and white accents. On the front is the BC crest with "1858-1958 CENTENARY" written in red lettering. The inside of the folder is white and red with the words "Welcome to British Columbia's Centennial Celebrations" writte…
Title
BC Centenary
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1958
Description
a) A folder in the shape of a totem pole in shades of brown and red with green and white accents. On the front is the BC crest with "1858-1958 CENTENARY" written in red lettering. The inside of the folder is white and red with the words "Welcome to British Columbia's Centennial Celebrations" written across the folded bottom. On the back is the same picture of the totem pole. b) A rectangular postcard with pictures of snowcapped mountains and totem poles across the front. The BC centennial crest and the title "Come to British Columbia's Centennial Celebrations in 1958" are also on the front. On the back is the title "POST CARD", a space for the stamp, and a brown patch of paper that has been torn from a scrapbook page. On each corner are leftover pieces of tape and residue from the tape. c) A rectangular postcard with small pictures of a 1900's couple, the Parliament Buildings in Victoria B.C., Old Fort Langley B.C., and Malkin Memorial Bowl, Vancouver B.C. In the centre is the BC centennial crest and on the top and bottom are the words "British Columbia Centennial Celebrations 1958". On the back is the title "POST CARD", a space for the stamp, and a brown patch of paper that has been torn from a scrapbook page. On each corner are leftover pieces of tape and residue from the tape. d) A rectangular postcard with a picture of a woman on the front holding a fishing net with the BC centennial mascot "Century Sam" in the net. Speech bubbles above them say "All caught up by a beautiful party" and "You're invited to join us". In a square text box is "British Columbia's 100th Birthday Party 1858-1958 'A Century to Celebrate". On the back is the title "POST CARD", a space for the stamp, and a brown patch of paper that has been torn from a scrapbook page. On each corner are leftover pieces of tape and residue from the tape. e) A booklet titled "A Guide to Community Organization of the B.C. Centennial Celebrations". On the front is a picture of Century Sam with a pickaxe and a donkey following a yellow trail through a forest. The books was published by the British Columbia Centennial Committee. The back of the booklet is yellow with a white space to write our name, street, city, and phone number with a small picture of Century Sam and the caption "All Together, Now.. Let's go!" f) A booklet with a picture of a couple looking over a valley. In one corner is a picture of a horse and carriage. The booklet is titled "Alluring British Columbia: celebrating the first 100 years" and was made courtesy of the BC Centennial Committee - Victoria B.C. In the centre is the title "British Columbia - Land of Romance" and various pictures of BC and lengthy descriptions. On each corner are leftover pieces of tape and residue from the tape. g) A poster with a list of the BC Centennial Celebrations with various pictures of totem poles, Century sam, and the BC centennial crest. The list includes masquerades, rodes, folk dances, pioneer feasts and barbacues, gold rush jamorees, street dances, fishing derbies, water sports, winter sports, highland games, races and more. h) A poster inviting people to attend the celebrations for BC's 100th Birthday Party. Around the edges is a floral border with small pictures of BC. Written in the middle is "Greetings, You are requested to attend British Columbia's 100th Birthday Party" with more details below.
Material
PAPER;
Width
a) 22.9 b) 8.8 c) 8.8 d) 8.8 e) 10.9 f) 24.1 g) 21.5 h) 26.3
Length
a) 27 b) 13.9 c) 13.9 d) 13.9 e) 19 f) 31.4 g) 35.5 h) 34.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
8
Accession No.
2017.43.1 a-h
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Glass Inkwell

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Description
Small, square-shaped blue-tinted glass container with ridges.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Small, square-shaped blue-tinted glass container with ridges.
Accession No.
1992.7.41
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Glass Inkwell

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Description
Glass platform with several notches and wells for the ink and a central square well. Assume notches below wells are for pens.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Glass platform with several notches and wells for the ink and a central square well. Assume notches below wells are for pens.
Accession No.
1977.106.31
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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"Grade A Large Size" Stamp

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Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
A medium size stamp that reads 'GRADE A LARGE SIZE' on the bottom and on the side the label reads 'LARGE SIZE'. The base is brown and the handle is black and flat on one side. Something was written on the handle but has worn away. All that is left is part of the word 'Smithers' and 'B.C.'.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A medium size stamp that reads 'GRADE A LARGE SIZE' on the bottom and on the side the label reads 'LARGE SIZE'. The base is brown and the handle is black and flat on one side. Something was written on the handle but has worn away. All that is left is part of the word 'Smithers' and 'B.C.'.
History Of Use
This stamp was used by Cornelius Bot when he owned his egg farm in Smithers, B.C.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN; RUBBER; PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Height
8
Width
3.7
Length
6
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.5.11
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Great War Membership Booklet

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Description
Red envelope stamped G.W.V.A. with a Membership booklet from the provincial command of British Columbia inside. Red cover pages and white inside pages. Contains a membership form sheet and Dues sheets.
Title
Great War Veterans' Association of Canada
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Red envelope stamped G.W.V.A. with a Membership booklet from the provincial command of British Columbia inside. Red cover pages and white inside pages. Contains a membership form sheet and Dues sheets.
Width
12
Length
7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2012.75.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Greeting Card

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Description
Folded greeting card with flowers on front and words "Just to say / Hello". Tissue paper decoration with silver and white glitter affixed to front of card. Inside is a message, and on back is "1623 F / Litho'd in Canada".
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Folded greeting card with flowers on front and words "Just to say / Hello". Tissue paper decoration with silver and white glitter affixed to front of card. Inside is a message, and on back is "1623 F / Litho'd in Canada".
Accession No.
1997.51.31
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Greeting Card

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Description
Folded greeting card. Front of card features cartoon drawing of a girl holding a doll, titled "A DOLLY to PLAY with while YOU ARE GETTING WELL!". Inside there is a small blonde doll with the words "Cut out doll and clothes", as well as a dress, play suite, and jacket. There is additional text insid…
Title
Get Well Card
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Folded greeting card. Front of card features cartoon drawing of a girl holding a doll, titled "A DOLLY to PLAY with while YOU ARE GETTING WELL!". Inside there is a small blonde doll with the words "Cut out doll and clothes", as well as a dress, play suite, and jacket. There is additional text inside indicating this is a get well card. Back of card has additional paper doll clothes.
Accession No.
1990.10.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Greeting Card

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Description
Folded paper card. Front is pink with a wreath of lace and flowers and a blue bow. Centered in wreath is text "To a Grand Someone / On Valentine's Day". Interior of card is blank. Back is blank.
Title
Valentine's Card
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Folded paper card. Front is pink with a wreath of lace and flowers and a blue bow. Centered in wreath is text "To a Grand Someone / On Valentine's Day". Interior of card is blank. Back is blank.
Accession No.
1990.117.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Greeting Card

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Description
Card with star, holly, and red ribbon on front with words "Christmas Greetings to a Sweet Sister".
Title
Christmas Card
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Card with star, holly, and red ribbon on front with words "Christmas Greetings to a Sweet Sister".
Accession No.
1995.12.26
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Greeting Card

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Description
Postcard style green Christmas card. Yellow flowers with green stalks on one side. In a gothic-style script is printed "All kind thoughts at / Christmastide / and sincere wishes for the / New Year". The names "Anna & Bob" are handwritten on the bottom of the card (no context for who those people ar…
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Postcard style green Christmas card. Yellow flowers with green stalks on one side. In a gothic-style script is printed "All kind thoughts at / Christmastide / and sincere wishes for the / New Year". The names "Anna & Bob" are handwritten on the bottom of the card (no context for who those people are).
Accession No.
1990.110.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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