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Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1925
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19694693000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1925
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
No. Pieces
1
Height
17.7
Length
36.5
Width
2.5
Description
BRASS REINFORCED CORNERS. WOODEN BEADS.
Subjects
DATA PROCESSING T&E
Historical Association
EDUCATION
Catalogue Number
P19694693000
Acquisition Date
1969-10
Collection
Museum
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Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19790252000
Material Type
Artifact
Date
1921
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
No. Pieces
1
Height
3.5
Length
10.8
Width
28.8
Description
13 ROWS OF WOODEN BEADS ON BRASS DOWLING. ONE BEAD ABOVE WOODEN DIVIDER & 5 BEADS BELOW. JAPANESE SYMBOLS ENGRAVED INTO WOOD DIVIDER, MARK EACH ROW OF BEADS. WRITTEN OF SIDE "Y. JOE MIYANAGA 1921". "MADE IN JAPAN" STAMPED ON BOTTOM. NATURAL WOOD GRAIN WHICH HAS BEEN OILED.
Subjects
DATA PROCESSING T&E
Historical Association
EDUCATION
History
REPRESENTS AN OLDER STYLE OF ABACUS. SEE P19790250000-GA FOR HISTORY
Catalogue Number
P19790252000
Acquisition Date
1979-01
Collection
Museum
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Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19800006000
Material Type
Artifact
Date
1940
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
No. Pieces
1
Height
3.5
Length
10.8
Width
28.9
Description
13 ROWS OF 5 BEADS EACH. 13 ROWS OF 1 BEAD EACH. THE CASE OF ABACUS IS MADE OF WOOD. IT APPEARS TO BE HANDMADE & IS PARTLY HELD TOGETHER BY MORTISE AND TENON JOINTS. A STRIP OF WOOD SEPARATES THE ROWS OF 5 BEADS FROM THE ROWS OF 1 BEAD. EACH ROW EXCEPT THE MIDDLE, OR 7TH ROW HAS A JAPANESE CHARACTER CARVED INTO THE WOOD & COLOURED RED. ON BACK OF CASE IN BLUE INK "G. FUKUNAGA", ALSO TWO JAPANESE CHARACTERS. CONSERVATION REPORT ON FILE.
Subjects
DATA PROCESSING T&E
Historical Association
EDUCATION
BUSINESS
History
USED AS A CALCULATOR.
Catalogue Number
P19800006000
Acquisition Date
1978-09
Collection
Museum
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Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19739498000
Material Type
Artifact
Date
1914
Materials
WOOD, STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
140.0
Width
66.0
Description
12 ROWS OF 12 WOOD BEADS EACH.
Subjects
DATA PROCESSING T&E
Historical Association
EDUCATION
History
USED IN LOCAL SCHOOLS AS ARITHMATIC TEACHING DEVICE.
Catalogue Number
P19739498000
Acquisition Date
1973-02
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19683308000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
6.6
Length
42.2
Width
10.2
Description
NO 9303 STAMPED ON ONE SIDE. A CROWN WITH W.C. STAMPED ON UNDERSIDE. W...N ON BLADE. VERTICAL & HORIZONTAL AXE HEAD ON EITHER END. STAMPED "5 1/2"
Subjects
WOODWORKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
Catalogue Number
P19683308000
Acquisition Date
1968-02
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
IRON
Catalogue Number
P19683436000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
IRON
No. Pieces
1
Height
12.5
Width
12.5
Diameter
30.2
Description
HOMEMADE. SCROLLED TANG WITH ROUND HOLE. UNDERSIDE OF BLADE PITTED.
Subjects
WOODWORKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
History
*** DONOR PROVIDED NO NEW INFORMATION WHEN REQUESTED TO DO SO BY GALT IN 2010. ***
Catalogue Number
P19683436000
Acquisition Date
1968-08
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19694154000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
6.2
Length
27.0
Width
11.7
Description
END IS BEVELLED OVER. FINISH RUSTED. SHARPENED. ONE HORIZONTAL BLADE; OTHER END HAS SMALL HAMMER. CONSERVATION REPORT ON FILE.
Subjects
WOODWORKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
Catalogue Number
P19694154000
Acquisition Date
1969-07
Collection
Museum
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Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, NICKEL PLATE
Catalogue Number
P19683223000
Material Type
Artifact
Date
1906
Materials
WOOD, NICKEL PLATE
No. Pieces
1
Height
9.2
Length
17.0
Width
17.0
Description
DECAL ON FRONT MARKED "NORTHERN ELECTRIC COMPANY LIMITED". :N295E" ON BACK. GREEN PAINT ON TOP EDGE.
Subjects
REGULATIVE & PROTECTIVE T&E
Historical Association
EDUCATION
History
USED IN WESTMINISTER SCHOOL, TORN DOWN IN MAY 1968.
Catalogue Number
P19683223000
Acquisition Date
1968-05
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
AMPERE GAUGE
Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1930
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19980009000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
AMPERE GAUGE
Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1930
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
11
Diameter
18
Description
BLACK STEEL GAUGE MARKED BEHIND THE GLASS WINDOW "AMPERES GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. SCHENECTADY, N.Y., U.S.A.", "NO. 839761 TYPE R6 AMP. 100/5 TRANS. 20:1 PATENTED SEP. 28, 1915.". ITEM HAS "GE" EMBOSSED ON FRONT. BACK OF GAUGE HAS THREE BOLTS TO MOUNT THE ITEM, AND HAS THE SERIAL NUMBER MARKED ON THE BACK, "12902810". PAINT ON SURFACE IS WEARING AND CORRODING.
Subjects
ELECTRICAL & MAGNETIC T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
History
DONOR SALVAGED ITEM FROM THE IN POWER HOUSE THAT EXISTED IN THE RIVER VALLEY, APPROX. THREE YEARS AGO. IT WAS PART OF THE GENERATOR THAT CREATED POWER TO TRANSMIT TO THE COMMUNITY.
Catalogue Number
P19980009000
Acquisition Date
1998-02
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19930009038
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
5.2
Length
8.8
Width
1.9
Description
STEEL TOOL. SOME SURFACE CORROSION. SQUARED ARM & ROUNDED ARM EXTENDING FROM CENTRAL SQUARE POST. SEE CONSERVATION REPORT.
Subjects
WATCHMAKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
History
UNKNOWN MAKER. USED BY JEWELLER OR WATCHMAKER, FOR A VARIETY OF TASKS REQUIRING PRECISE WORK ON SMALL PIECES. DESIGNED TO BE CLAMPED IN A VISE. FOR INFO. SEE P19930009001-GA FOR DONOR HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P19930009038
Acquisition Date
1993-02
Collection
Museum
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