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Author
Johnson, L.P.V.
Publisher
Institute of Applied Art
Material Type
Book
Material Type
Book
Author
Johnson, L.P.V.
Place
Edmonton, Alberta
Publisher
Institute of Applied Art
Publication Date
1970
Physical Description
252 pages, illustrated
Subjects
Aberhart, William 1878-1942
Abstract
Biography of William Aberhart
Call Number
FC 3674.1 A3 J6
Collection
Library
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Date Range From
1700
Date Range To
BP
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STONE
Catalogue Number
P19738040000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1700
Date Range To
BP
Materials
STONE
No. Pieces
1
Height
3.4
Length
12.7
Width
6.7
Description
BROWN DENSE SANDSTONE (?) POLISHED BI-FACIAL BIT, PARTIALLY GROOVED AXE BODY,(NOTCHED).
Subjects
INDIGENOUS
ARMAMENT-BLUDGEON
Historical Association
ARCHAEOLOGY
History
NORTHERN PLAINS INDIGENOUS CULTURE.
Catalogue Number
P19738040000
Acquisition Date
1973-04
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1850
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, STONE, BUCKSKIN
Catalogue Number
P19738049000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1850
Date Range To
1900
Materials
WOOD, STONE, BUCKSKIN
No. Pieces
1
Length
43.2
Width
6.9
Description
WOODEN HANDLE, ROUND STONE HEAD, BUCKSKIN. HAWK FEATHER. FEATHER DECORATION ON HEAD. IDENTIFIED AS WAR CLUB.CONSERVATION REPORT ON FILE.
Subjects
INDIGENOUS
ARMAMENT-BLUDGEON
Historical Association
ARCHAEOLOGY
History
PLAINS INDIGENOUS CULTURE.
Catalogue Number
P19738049000
Acquisition Date
1973-07
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
DOUBLE HEADED WAR CLUB
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, STONE, LEATHER, BEADS
Catalogue Number
P19920046000
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
DOUBLE HEADED WAR CLUB
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
WOOD, STONE, LEATHER, BEADS
No. Pieces
1
Length
57.2
Description
STONE HEAD, ELLIPTICAL SHAPE, WITH POINT EACH END. DRILLED TO PERMIT SHAFT OF HANDLE. WOOD HANDLE, DOESKIN WRAPPED & WRAPPED WITH COLORED BEADS IN VARYING SIZE BANDS. COLORS, PINK, GREEN, BLUE. WOOD SLOT HEAD SCREW DRIVEN INTO END OF SHAFT AT HEAD & IS WRAPPED IN BRASS BEADS. SEVERAL BEAD STRINGS ARE BROKEN, SHEDDING BEADS, DOESKIN HAS ALSO DETERIORATED & IS STAINED WITH USE. BEADS UNRAVELING. SEE ALSO CONSERVATION REPORT.
Subjects
INDIGENOUS
ARMAMENT-BLUDGEON
Historical Association
ETHNOGRAPHIC
History
DONOR IS UNSURE OF AGE BUT BELIEVES HER BROTHER OR FATHER ACQUIRED IT IN SOUTHERN ALBERTA. IT HAS BEEN IN HER POSSESSION FOR MANY YEARS & HAS ALWAYS BEEN REFERRED TO AS A TOMAHAWK. CLUB IS SIMILAR IN BEADWORK & HEAD DESIGNS TO SIOUX WAR CLUB. BRASS BEADS SUGGEST AN EARLY DATE. SOURCE: "THE SPIRIT OF NATIVE AMERICA. P.108 & P.118.
Catalogue Number
P19920046000
Acquisition Date
1992-09
Collection
Museum
Images
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Date Range From
1700
Date Range To
BP
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STONE
Catalogue Number
P19740061000
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Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1700
Date Range To
BP
Materials
STONE
No. Pieces
1
Height
11.0
Width
8.2
Description
COVERED WITH RUT MARKS FROM IMPLEMENTS. TRUNCATED SAGITALLY AND ONE LOWERSIDE PORTION MISSING. GREY-BROWN METAMORPHIC.
Subjects
INDIGENOUS
ARMAMENT-BLUDGEON
Historical Association
ARCHAEOLOGY
History
NORTHERN PLAINS CULTURE. FOUND ABOUT 1920 BY DONOR'S BROTHER IN SOUTHERN ALBERTA. ITEM HAS BEEN IN THE FAMILY SINCE IT WAS FOUND.
Catalogue Number
P19740061000
Acquisition Date
1974-03
Collection
Museum
Images
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Date Range From
1200
Date Range To
1750
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STONE
Catalogue Number
P19890042001
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Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1200
Date Range To
1750
Materials
STONE
No. Pieces
1
Height
11.6
Width
9
Description
PLAINS INDIGENOUS MAUL OR HAMMERSTONE, GRANITIC LITHIC. DISTAL SURFACE WELL FLATTENED, GROOVE CLEARLY DEFINED.
Subjects
INDIGENOUS
ARMAMENT-BLUDGEON
Historical Association
ARCHAEOLOGY
History
NORTHWESTERN PLAINS, PROBABLY LATE PREHISTORIC PERIOD. DONOR FOUND ON FARM IN SOUTHERN SASKATCHEWAN. GOOD EXAMPLE OF PLAINS INDIGENOUS PRE-CONTACT CULTURE. DONOR RETIRED & RESIDING IN LETHBRIDGE. REMAINDER OF DONATION ENTERED IN EDUCATION COLLECTION.
Catalogue Number
P19890042001
Acquisition Date
1989-06
Collection
Museum
Images
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Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, RUBBER, STRING
Catalogue Number
P19738899000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Materials
WOOD, RUBBER, STRING
No. Pieces
1
Height
22.5
Length
43.2
Description
FORKED BRANCH (WILLOW?) "Y" SHAPED WITH BOTTOM LEG OF "Y" BOUND IN BLACK ELECTRICIANS TAPE. ATTACHED TO TOP LEGS OF "Y" IS BLACK RUBBER, PROBABLY FROM AN INNER TUBE. STRING IS USED TO BIND RUBBER STRAP. HANDMADE.
Subjects
ARMAMENT-BLUDGEON
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
LEISURE
History
A COMMON "WEAPON" USED BY KIDS TO HUNT GOPHERS. A ROCK OR SIMILAR OBJECT IS PROPELLED BY STRETCHING RUBBER & THEN RELEASING IT.
Catalogue Number
P19738899000
Acquisition Date
1973-02
Collection
Museum
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