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Other Name
HOOF OR CUTTING NIPPERS
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19683143000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
HOOF OR CUTTING NIPPERS
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Length
36.5
Description
STEEL. "W" ETCHED ON HANDLE. CHIPPED JAW.
Subjects
ANIMAL HUSBANDRY T&E
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
History
REFERENCE: MONTGOMERY WARD CATALOGUE 1894.
Catalogue Number
P19683143000
Acquisition Date
1968-03
Collection
Museum
Less detail
Date Range From
1870
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
LINEN, LACE, BAKELITE
Catalogue Number
P19930078014
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Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1870
Date Range To
1900
Materials
LINEN, LACE, BAKELITE
No. Pieces
1
Length
131
Width
199
Description
CREAM LINEN DRESS HAS SQUARE NECKLINE WITH SWIRL LACE TRIM. DARTS BEGIN UNDER COLLAR AND ON SHOULDER SEAMS AT SIDES. THESE ARE INTERRUPTED BY A LACE INSERT WHICH IS THE SAME DESIGN THROUGHOUT THE DRESS, AND THE DARTS FINISH UNDER THE INSERT. THE SLEEVES COME TO A POINT ON THE BACK OF THE HANDWITH LACE TRIM. A LACE INSERT RUNS AROUND THE SLEEVE ABOVE THE ELBOW. THERE IS ANOTHER LACE INSERT UNDER THE BUST, AND IN THE FITTED WAIST. THE WAIST IS GATHERED ABOVE AND HAS DARTS BELOW. THE SKIRT FALLS WIDE AND TO THE FLOOR FROM THE WAIST WITH TWO LACE INSERTS ABOUT THE MIDDLE. THE SKIRT HAS THREE LINEN HORIZONTAL RUFFLES TOWARDS THE FLOOR. THE BACK IS IDENTICAL EXCEPT IT OPENS DOWN THE MIDDLE TO BELOW THE BUTTOCKS. THIS FASTENS TOEGTHER FROM THE WAIST UP WITH CREAM BAKELITE BUTTONS. THERE ARE TWO METAL EYES AT THE WAIST, BUT IT APPEARS THE HOOKS HAVE BEEN REMOVED TO MAKE BUTTON HOLES. THERE IS ALSO A REPAIR SEAM ACROSS SOME OF THE DARTS BELOW THE WAIST. THE DRESS HAS SOME RUST STAINS, TEARS AND FRAYING OF THE LINEN AND LACE. A REPAIR HAS BEEN MADE ON THE RIGHT SLEEVE AND BACK LEFT SHOULDER. SOME OF THE LACE IS TEARING, AND PULLING AWAY FROM THE LINEN.
Subjects
CLOTHING-OUTERWEAR
Historical Association
PERSONAL CARE
History
SEE HISTORY OF P19930078001-GA. *UPDATE* IN 2017 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT RUTHANN LABLANCE CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF CLOTHING, INCLUDING A PETTICOAT DONATED BY STAN GREGORY. THE FOLLOWING BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION WAS COMPILED USING ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD. STANLEY J. GREGORY WAS BORN ON FEBRUARY 9, 1923 IN CALGARY, THE SON OF ARTHUR AND MARGARET GREGORY (MAIDEN NAME UNKNOWN) AND HE SPENT HIS EARLY YEARS ON THE FAMILY RANCH NEAR IRRICANE. IN 1941 STAN JOINED THE RCAF AND SERVED IN NOVA SCOTIA, OPERATING RADAR AND WIRELESS UNTIL THE END OF THE WAR. FOLLOWING THE WAR, HE MARRIED HIS CHILDHOOD SWEETHEART CHARLOTTE LINTON. STAN ATTENDED THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA AND RECEIVED HIS DOCTORATE IN MEDICINE IN 1954. THE COUPLE MOVED TO LETHBRIDGE IN 1956, WHERE STAN WORKED AT THE BIGELOW FOWLER CLINIC UNTIL HIS RETIREMENT IN 1988. STAN PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 79 ON APRIL 16, 2002. CHARLOTTE GEORGINA HELEN GREGORY (NEE LINTON) WAS BORN ON OCTOBER 3, 1923 IN CALGARY, WHERE SHE WAS RAISED AND EDUCATED. CHARLOTTE RECEIVED HER REGISTERED NURSING DEGREE AT THE CALGARY GENERAL HOSPITAL. SHE WAS MARRIED TO STAN GREGORY ON NOVEMBER 4, 1945. SHE WAS PREDECEASED BY HER PARENTS WARWICK LINTON (DIED IN 1924) AND CHARLOTTE “CHADDY” LINTON (NEE THOMSON) (DIED IN 1982). CHARLOTTE PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 68 ON APRIL 1, 1992. CHARLOTTE “CHADDY” LINTON WAS BORN IN GALT, ON AND MOVED TO PARKLAND, AB IN 1904 WITH HER PARENTS WHERE THE FAMILY TOOK UP A HOMESTEAD. SHE GRADUATED FROM NURSING FROM THE CALGARY GENERAL HOSPITAL IN 1917 AND WAS MARRIED TO WARWICK I. LINTON IN 1921. SHE MOVED TO LETHBRIDGE IN 1973. SHE PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 87 ON MARCH 29, 1982. SEE PERMANENT FILE FOR COPIES OF THE ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD.
Catalogue Number
P19930078014
Acquisition Date
1993-12
Collection
Museum
Images
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Other Name
RIGHT ANGLE TRIANGLE
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD
Catalogue Number
P19683484000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
RIGHT ANGLE TRIANGLE
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Materials
WOOD
No. Pieces
1
Height
2.2
Length
20.5
Width
10.5
Description
POSSIBLY HAND MADE. TRIANGLE-SHAPED. WOOD JOINTED TO FORM RIGHT SLIDING ANGLE.
Subjects
WOODWORKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
History
USED TO DETERMINE CUTTING ANGLES FOR JOINERY. *UPDATE* IN 2022 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT NICOLE WILKINSON CONDUCTED AN ARTIFACT SURVEY THAT INCLUDED A NUMBER OF ARTIFACTS FROM MAY WILSON. THE FOLLOWING BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION HAS BEEN COLLECTED FROM LETHBRIDGE HERALD OBITUARIES. MAY BALLANTYNE WILSON WAS BORN IN SCOTLAND, ARRIVING IN CANADA WITH HER FAMILY SOMETIME BETWEEN 1907-1908. SHE ATTENDED SCHOOL IN LETHBRIDGE BEFORE ATTENDING THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA AND RECEIVING A BACHELOR OF EDUCATION DEGREE. IN 1918 SHE TAUGHT IN CRYSTAL LAKE, AND FOLLOWING THIS SHE TAUGHT AT PURPLE SPRINGS AND THE GALBRAITH SCHOOL IN LETHBRIDGE, SPECIALIZING IN ART. SHE MARRIED DAVID MINTO WILSON IN 1925, ANOTHER SCOTISH IMMIGRANT WHO ARRIVED IN LETHBRIDGE IN 1912, AND TOGETHER THEY OPERATED WILSONS GROCERY IN LETHBRIDGE. MAY WAS A MEMBER OF THE LETHBRIDGE SKETCH CLUB, THE MATHESIS CLUB, AND THE ST. ANDREW’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH. SHE PASSED IN MARCH OF 1991 AT THE AGE OF 91 YEARS. DAVID PREDECEASED HER IN JUNE OF 1962. SHE WAS SURVIVED BY HER TWO SONS, RONALD WILSON WHO PASSED NOVEMBER OF 1998, AND ROBERT WILSON WHO PASSED APRIL OF 2012. FOR MORE INFORMATION INCLUDING LETHBRIDGE HERALD ARTICLES, PLEASE SEE THE PERMANENT FILE P19683478000.
Catalogue Number
P19683484000
Acquisition Date
1968-09
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
CLAPBOARD GAUGE
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
BRASS, WOOD, STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19694577000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
CLAPBOARD GAUGE
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Materials
BRASS, WOOD, STEEL
No. Pieces
2
Length
15.2
Width
13.9
Description
GRADUATED FROM 1 TO 4. BRASS AND WOOD HANDLE. STEEL BLADE AND RULER. RULER MAY BE SEPARATED FROM HANDLE WITH THUMB SCREW. RULER AND BLADE CORRODED.
Subjects
WOODWORKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
History
REF: MONTGOMERY WARD CATALOGUE 1894-95.
Catalogue Number
P19694577000
Acquisition Date
1969-08
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
P19672935000.1-.2-GA
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
SILK, METAL
Catalogue Number
P19672935000
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
P19672935000.1-.2-GA
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Materials
SILK, METAL
No. Pieces
2
Length
52.9
Width
10.5
Description
SIZE: 7. BLACK. FULL LENGTH EVENING GLOVES. THREE SNAP FASTENERS AT WRIST. THE KAISER U.S.A. ON SNAPS. ON INSIDE OF HEM OF .1 "NARJJER TWO STAR 7 PAT'D JUNE 20, 98 MADE IN CANADA". ON INSIDE ON .2 "7".
Subjects
CLOTHING-ACCESSORY
Historical Association
PERSONAL CARE
Catalogue Number
P19672935000
Acquisition Date
1967-11
Collection
Museum
Images
Less detail
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
FUR, SILK
Catalogue Number
P19710113000
  1 image  
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Materials
FUR, SILK
No. Pieces
1
Length
25.4
Width
24.0
Description
BEAVER FUR, WITH SILK LINING & 2 SILK TASSELS. GREY LINING UNSTITCHED AND BADLY TORN.
Subjects
CLOTHING-ACCESSORY
Historical Association
PERSONAL CARE
History
DONOR, MRS. F.M. ROSE PROVIDED NO ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. *UPDATE* IN 2016 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT RUTHANN LABLANCE CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF CLOTHING, INCLUDING A MUFF DONATED BY F.M. ROSE. THE FOLLOWING BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION WAS COMPILED USING ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD. FREDERICK MALCOLM ROSE WAS BORN IN BATTLEFORD, SK IN 1892 AND MOVED TO LETHBRIDGE WITH HIS FAMILY IN THE SPRING OF 1900. HE WAS EDUCATED IN LETHBRIDGE AND STUDIED LAW UNDER CHARLES F. HARRIS OF LETHBRIDGE. FREDERICK WAS ADMITTED TO THE ALBERTA BAR ASSOCIATION IN 1922. HE WAS MARRIED TO BESSIE ROSE (NEE HAZELL) IN MARCH 1921. FREDERICK PASSED AWAY IN SEPTEMBER 1953. BESSIE ROSE (NEE HAZELL) WAS BORN IN TORONTO, ON AND COMPLETED HER FORMAL EDUCATION IN NEW WESTMINSTER, BC. IN AUGUST 1914, BESSIE MOVED TO LETHBRIDGE AND WAS MARRIED TO FREDERICK ROSE IN MARCH 1921. IN 1974, BESSIE MOVED TO CALGARY WHERE SHE RESIDED UNTIL HER DEATH. SHE PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 85 ON JULY 1, 1978. SEE PERMANENT FILE FOR COPIES OF THE ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD. *UPDATE* IN 2018, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT ELISE PUNDYK CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF BOXED TEXTILES AND ACCESSORIES INCLUDING A CARD CASE AND A SHOPPING BAG DONATED BY BESSIE ROSE. ATTEMPTS MADE TO CONTACT NEXT-OF-KIN WERE UNSUCCESSFUL.
Catalogue Number
P19710113000
Acquisition Date
1971-03
Collection
Museum
Images
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Other Name
P19738244000.1-.2-GA
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOL, COTTON
Catalogue Number
P19738244000
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
P19738244000.1-.2-GA
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Materials
WOOL, COTTON
No. Pieces
2
Height
29.0
Description
.1 SIZE:7C. "TWEEDIEG BOOTOP TRADEMARK" TAG ON INSIDE. "7C71083" STAMPED ON INSIDE. FOUR BUTTONS MISSING. FOR RIGHT SHOE. STAMP IS BARELY VISIBLE. .2 "7C71803" STAMPED ON INSIDE. FOR LEFT SHOE. 15 BUTTONS.
Subjects
CLOTHING-FOOTWEAR
Historical Association
PERSONAL CARE
History
REF: MONTGOMERY WARD CATALOGUE 1894.
Catalogue Number
P19738244000
Acquisition Date
1973-02
Collection
Museum
Images
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Other Name
WOMEN'S (PR)
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOL, GLASS
Catalogue Number
P19738311000
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
WOMEN'S (PR)
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1900
Materials
WOOL, GLASS
No. Pieces
2
Length
12.1
Width
8.3
Description
2 LADIES WRISTLETS. BLACK SEED BEADS KNITTED INTO WRISTLET. SEVERAL HOLES. HAND MADE.
Subjects
CLOTHING-ACCESSORY
Historical Association
PERSONAL CARE
History
REFERENCE: MONTGOMERY WARD CATALOGUE 1894. *2014 UPDATE* DONOR JESSIE WATSON WAS THE WIFE OF GEORGE WATSON SR. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE WATSON FAMILY, INCLUDING WATSON SR.'S MILITARY SERVICE RECORDS, SEE PERMANENT FILE P19830011000-GA. *UPDATE* IN 2017 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT RUTHANN LABLANCE CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF CLOTHING, INCLUDING A WRISTLET DONATED BY JESSIE WATSON. THE FOLLOWING BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION WAS COMPILED USING ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD. JESSIE MARGARET WATSON (NEE ROBINSON) WAS BORN IN HARVEY STATION, YORK COUNTY, NEW BRUNSWICK AND MOVED WEST WITH HER FAMILY IN 1911. SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF GEORGE ROBINSON (HER MOTHER’S NAME IS UNKNOWN). JESSIE WAS EDUCATED IN LETHBRIDGE AND ATTENDED NORMAL SCHOOL TRAINING IN CALGARY IN 1917. SHE TAUGHT WEST OF CLARESHOLM, HARDIEVILLE, AND CENTRAL SCHOOL. SHE WAS MARRIED TO GEORGE WATSON ON DECEMBER 28, 1921 AND SHE PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 80 ON JULY 3, 1979. GEORGE WATSON EDUCATED IN LETHBRIDGE AND ATTENDED NORMAL SCHOOL IN CALGARY. IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR, GEORGE ENLISTED IN THE ROYAL FLYING CORPS, SERVING AS A FLYING CADET. FOLLOWING THE WAR, HE TAUGHT SCHOOL IN SLEEPY HALLOW, MILK RIVER, COALHURST, COALDALE, AND AT THE LETHBRIDGE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE. FROM 1950-1961 HE SERVED AS VICE-PRINCIPAL OF HAMILTON SCHOOL, THE FIRST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL IN LETHBRIDGE. GEORGE WAS THE SON OF ROBERT WATSON AND JESSIE WATSON (NEE KERR). HE PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 84 ON JUNE 27, 1980. ROBERT WATSON MARRIED JESSIE KERR IN LETHBRIDGE IN 1890. ROBERT PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 76 ON FEBRUARY 20, 1940. JESSIE PASSED AWAY IN MARCH 1954. SEE PERMANENT FILE FOR COPIES OF THE ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD.
Catalogue Number
P19738311000
Acquisition Date
1968-03
Collection
Museum
Images
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Other Name
MANUAL
Date Range From
1895
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, IRON, WOOD
Catalogue Number
P19738477000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
MANUAL
Date Range From
1895
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL, IRON, WOOD
No. Pieces
3
Height
91.4
Length
68.6
Width
45.7
Description
"LESTER IMPROVED" EMBOSSED ON FRONT FRAME. PEDAL OPENED ECCENTRIC FLYWHEEL 3 DIFFERENT DIFFERENT SIZED PULLEY WHEELS. CUT-OUT STAR & CIRCLE DESIGN ON PEDAL BLADE CARRIER OAK. CAST IRON FRAME. COMPLETE WITH ANOTHER BLADE CARRIER ATTACHMENT BLADE MISSING. 2 OAK ARMS ON CAST IRON CARRIER. 2ND ATTACHMENT IS PROBABLY FOR USE OF A DIFFERENT TYPE OF SAW BLADE. SAW IS MANUAL, FOOT POWERED. FOOT PEDAL IS BROKEN OFF FROM REST OF FRAME. COIL AROUND PULLEY IS FRAYING AT BOTTOM OF BIG PULLEY. PIECE THAT JOINS PULLEY & FOOT PEDAL IS WOOD AND IS CRACKED ON BOTTOM WITH A WIRE ON TOP. SECOND ATTACHMENT IS IRON AND WOOD.
Subjects
WOODWORKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
History
DONOR CAME TO LETHBRIDGE WITH ANDRE REIDIY (HUSBAND) BY WAY OF FORT STEELE IN B.C. *UPDATE* IN 2010 NICOLE HEMBROFF, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT, CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF PALLET RACKING. SHE WAS UNABLE TO FIND CONTACT INFORMATION FOR DONOR OR NEXT OF KIN.
Catalogue Number
P19738477000
Acquisition Date
1973-04
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
P19710247000.6-GA
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
ACETATE
Catalogue Number
P19710247000
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
P19710247000.6-GA
Date Range From
1890
Date Range To
1910
Materials
ACETATE
No. Pieces
2
Height
0.6
Diameter
25.4
Description
.1 SERIAL # 51490-L. TITLE: "PLEASE BE GOOD TO MY OLD GIRL", "YOU'RE JUST A FLOWER FROM AN OLD BOUQUET", (JAMES DOHERTY, ARTHUR HALL & JOHN RYAN). EDISON RECORD. POPULAR. .2 SERIAL # 51866. TITLE: "CHINESE MOON", "HAPPY GO LUCKY" (B.A. ROLFE AND HIS PALAIS D'OR ORCHESTRA) (DUKE YELLMAN & ORCHESTRA). EDISON RECORD. MODERN.
Subjects
SOUND COMMUNICATION T&E
Historical Association
HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Catalogue Number
P19710247000
Acquisition Date
1972-03
Collection
Museum
Images
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