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Date Range From
1910
Date Range To
1930
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P20020063005
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1910
Date Range To
1930
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
1.1
Length
13.1
Width
1.2
Description
ROUND HANDLE IS FLATTENED NEAR HEAD OF TOOL. EMBOSSED ON ONE SIDE OF HANDLE IS "RED DEVIL". IMPRESSED INTO OPPOSITE SIDE IS "024 U S A". HEAD OF TOOL HAS 3 RECTANGULAR NOTCHES AND A SMALL WHEEL AT THE TIP. TOOL HAS REMNANTS OF RED PAINT ON IT.
Subjects
GLASS, PLASTICS, CLAYWORKING T&E
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
History
ALL TOOLS BELONGED TO DONOR'S FATHER, HENRY ROSS, WHO USED TOOLS TO BUILD FENCES, HOUSE, BARN AND CHICKEN COUP ON THE RAW PRAIRIE (SOME TOOLS MAY HAVE COME WITH HIM FROM THE U.S.A.). HENRY ROSS WAS BORN IN SCOTLAND IN 1881. HE MOVED TO THE U.S.A.; MARRIED AND FARMED IN DEER CREEK, AND LATER CAME TO CANADA TO FARM, AT PROPERTY THAT IS NOW LOCATED UNDER PARK LAKE - AREA WAS REFERRED TO AS ROLLING HILLS. IN 1921, WHEN IRRIGATION CAME THROUGH IT WAS NOT ADDED TO DONOR'S FARM. THE FAMILY THEN MOVED TO RENTED FARMS; IN 1927 MOVED TO WHITNEY FARMS, AND IN 1946 MOVED TO MCLEAN DISTRICT EAST OF LETHBRIDGE. THIS ACREAGE WAS SOLD IN 1950 AND THEY BOUGHT PROPERTY AT ROLLOG SUBDIVISION. HENRY GREW WHEAT AND ALSO RAISED CATTLE AND SOME SHEEP. DONOR WAS BORN IN MINNESOTA IN 1910.
Catalogue Number
P20020063005
Acquisition Date
2002-11
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
ALUMINUM, ASBESTOS, FIREBRICK
Catalogue Number
P19880043000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Materials
ALUMINUM, ASBESTOS, FIREBRICK
No. Pieces
1
Height
19.0
Length
23.5
Width
18.2
Description
ELECTRONIC KILN, ALUMINUM HOUSING. FIREBRICK LINED. COUNTER WEIGHT DOOR, FRONT OPENING. "FERNALD SPECIALITY CO. CHICAGO", TEMPERATURE GAUGE, CALIBRATED TO 2000 F. METAL STAMP ON TOP OF EXTERIOR READS "FROM ARTHUR H. THOMAS COMPANY. PHILADELPHIA, U.S.A.". VOLT AND AMPERAGE LEVELS STAMPED ON BACK (115 AC/DC, 11 RESPECTIVELY). "ARTHUR H. THOMAS CO. PHILADELPHIA U.S.A."
Subjects
GLASS, PLASTICS, CLAYWORKING T&E
METALWORKING T&E
Historical Association
TRADES
History
DONOR FOUND IN BASEMENT OF HOME, PRESUMED TO HAVE BEEN LEFT BY EARLIER OCCUPANT. POSSIBLY USED IN MELTING LEAD FOR MAKING BULLETS OR OTHER SIMILAR USE.
Catalogue Number
P19880043000
Acquisition Date
1988-07
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1930
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, IRON.
Catalogue Number
P19880051004
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1930
Materials
STEEL, IRON.
Description
2.5 CM X 29.2 CM. STEEL, WOOD. 1 PCE.BANANA OR GLAZIER'S KNIFE. LATHED WOOD HANDLE. NICKEL PLATED FERREL; REMNANTSOF "LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA" ON KNURLED BLADE. CORROSION EVIDENT.
Subjects
GLASS, PLASTICS, CLAYWORKING T&E
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
History
UNKNOWN MANUFACTURE.OWNED BY FRANK FULLER OF KIPP.
Catalogue Number
P19880051004
Acquisition Date
1988-07
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
PLASTICINE MOLD
Date Range From
1945
Date Range To
1955
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PAPER, CLAY
Catalogue Number
P19970041181
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
PLASTICINE MOLD
Date Range From
1945
Date Range To
1955
Materials
PAPER, CLAY
No. Pieces
4
Height
3.2
Length
10.4
Width
9
Description
.1) BOX. PINK PAPER COVERED RECTANGULAR CARD BOARD BOX, LID AND BOTTOM. REDDISH STAIN ON LID. .2) TOY TRAIN MOLDS. TWO RECTANGULAR CLAY MOLDS WITH FOUR TRAIN PATTERN SETTINGS. BOTH MOLDS ARE CRACKED AND TAPED, WITH ONE HAVING ONE CORNER EDGE BROKEN OFF.
Subjects
GLASS, PLASTICS, CLAYWORKING T&E
TOY
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
TRAIN MOLDS WERE USED BY DONOR AND HER BROTHER AS CHILDREN AT COALDALE. REV. NAKAYAMA AND HIS FAMILY MOVED TO COALDALE IN 1945 AFTER BEING RELOCATED FROM VANCOUVER IN 1942 TO SLOCAN CITY IN THE INTERIOR OF B.C. AT COALDALE HE FOUNDED THE ANGLICAN CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION WHERE HE WAS RECTOR FROM 1945 TO 1970. SEE RECORD P19970041001 FOR EXPANDED BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND PERMANENT FILE FOR FURTHER HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P19970041181
Acquisition Date
1997-01
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1830
Date Range To
1953
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P20090016040
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Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1830
Date Range To
1953
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
5
Length
3.8
Width
1.2
Description
(5) GLAZIER'S POINTS, STEEL, PARALLELOGRAM SHAPED. TARNISHED THROUGHOUT. DULL EDGES.
Subjects
GLASS, PLASTICS, CLAYWORKING T&E
Historical Association
FINE ARTS
DOMESTIC
History
FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE P20090016001 AND PERMANENT FILE.
Catalogue Number
P20090016040
Acquisition Date
2009-05
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
CAST IRON POT
Date Range From
1940
Date Range To
1950
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CAST IRON
Catalogue Number
P19940017000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
CAST IRON POT
Date Range From
1940
Date Range To
1950
Materials
CAST IRON
No. Pieces
1
Height
68
Diameter
96
Description
LARGE CAST IRON POT. PAINTED BLACK OVER MOST OF EXTERIOR SURFACE, EXCEPT ROUNDED BOTTOM WHICH IS SHOWING SOME ACTIVE AND CONSIDERABLE INACTIVE SURFACE CORROSION. CRACK IN BOTTOM. POT HAS WIRE ROD WRAPPED AROUND EXTERIOR JUST BENEATH PROTRUDING LIP EDGE; FASTENED AROUND SHORT EXTENSION ON EITHER SIDE OF LIP. POT IS CRACKED VERTICALLY ALONG SIDES IN SEVERAL PLACES. SURFACE SOILED THROUGHOUT.
Subjects
GLASS, PLASTICS, CLAYWORKING T&E
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
INDUSTRY
History
USED TO COOK FEED/BARLEY FOR BULLS DURING THE 1950'S, AND EARLIER. WOULD MASH TO FINISH FEED. HAS BEEN A FLOWER POT FOR THE LAST 10 YEARS. PREVIOUS OWNERS WERE MACADOO FAMILY, WHO WERE HORSE RANCHERS DURING THE 1930'S.
Catalogue Number
P19940017000
Acquisition Date
1994-00
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CLAY
Catalogue Number
P19970041103
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Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Materials
CLAY
No. Pieces
1
Height
4.5
Length
6.5
Diameter
5.3
Description
GREEN HOUR GLASS BODIED POT WITH FAT BOTTOM AND LOOPED HANDLE ON ONE SIDE. BOTTOM AND INSIDE OF POT IS YELLOWY PINK IN COLOR. INSIDE IS GLAZED COMPLETELY AND OUTSIDE IS GLAZED DOWN TO WHERE GREEN PAINT ENDS.
Subjects
GLASS, PLASTICS, CLAYWORKING T&E
Historical Association
COMMEMORATIVE
History
CLAY POT IS HANDMADE AND WAS BROUGHT BACK BY DONOR'S FATHER, REV. G.G. NAKAYAMA, MISSIONARY OR SPEAKER FOR THE JAPANESE ANGLICAN MISSION. THIS IS ONE OF MANY SOUVENIRS HE BROUGHT BACK FROM SUCH TRIPS. THE NAKAYAMA FAMILY WAS ORIGINALLYFROM VANCOUVER AND WERE INTERNED IN SLOCAN CITY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR. FOLLOWING THE WAR THE NAKAYAMA FAMILY MOVED TO COALDALE, ALBERTA. AT COALDALE REV NAKAYAMA FOUNDED THE ANGLICAN CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION WHERE HE WAS RECTOR FROM 1945 TO 1970. SEE RECORD P19970041001 FOR EXPANDED BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND PERMANENT FILE FOR FURTHER HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P19970041103
Acquisition Date
1997-01
Collection
Museum
Images
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