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Other Name
PAIR MOTORCYCLE GAUNTLETS
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
LEATHER, WOOL, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19960112004
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
PAIR MOTORCYCLE GAUNTLETS
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Materials
LEATHER, WOOL, BRASS
No. Pieces
2
Height
2.77
Length
38.6
Width
21.5
Description
PAIR BLACK LEATHER MOTORCYCLE GAUNTLETS. CARDBOARD-LINED FOREARM PROTECTORS, WITH STRAP ACROSS UPPER WRIST. RED SNAP WITH CLUB AND "PERRIN" MARKED ON TOP. SECOND BRASS SNAP FOR ADJUSTING BESIDE. LINED WITH WHITE WOOL. CREASES IN PALMS AND OUTER HAND AREAS.
Subjects
ARMAMENT-BODY ARMOR
Historical Association
SAFETY SERVICES
History
MOTORCYCLE CORPS FORMED IN LATE 1940S, AND OPERATED UNTIL THE MID-1980S. SEE P19960112001-GA FOR MORE HISTORY ON MOTORCYCLE CORPS. *UPDATE* IN 2014 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING SOME DONATED BY THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES. FOR A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE LETHBRIDGE POLICE COLLECTION, SEE RECORD P19960112001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES AND TRANSCRIPTS OF INTERVIEWS AND CORRESPONDENCE WITH CURRENT AND FORMER LETHBRIDGE POLICE, SEE PERMANENT FILE P19960112000.
Catalogue Number
P19960112004
Acquisition Date
1996-0
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
PATROL CAR LIGHT
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CHROME, PLASTIC
Catalogue Number
P19960112056
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
PATROL CAR LIGHT
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Materials
CHROME, PLASTIC
No. Pieces
1
Height
13.8
Diameter
11.9
Description
CHROME CYLINDRICAL HOUSING WITH RED PLASTIC CAP OVER BULB AT TOP. RED ON/OFF SWITCH ON SIDE OF CASING. BOTTOM STAMPED "HONG KONG ASH FLASH BRITISH EMPIRE". BOTTOM COVER IS THREADED; OPENS TO BATTERY COMPARTMENT. ADHESIVE REMAINS ON SIDE OF HOUSING; RED PLASTIC PIECE CONSIDERABLY SCRATCHED.
Subjects
VISUAL COMMUNICATION T&E
Historical Association
SAFETY SERVICES
History
FROM LETHBRIDGE POLICE COLLECTION. *UPDATE* IN 2014 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING SOME DONATED BY THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES. FOR A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE LETHBRIDGE POLICE COLLECTION, SEE RECORD P19960112001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES AND TRANSCRIPTS OF INTERVIEWS AND CORRESPONDENCE WITH CURRENT AND FORMER LETHBRIDGE POLICE, SEE PERMANENT FILE P19960112000.
Catalogue Number
P19960112056
Acquisition Date
1996-12
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
HAND HELD LIGHT
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PLASTIC
Catalogue Number
P19960112043
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
HAND HELD LIGHT
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Materials
PLASTIC
No. Pieces
5
Height
8
Length
45.5
Width
22
Description
WHITE PLASTIC HAND-HELD BATTERY OPERATED TRAFFIC SIGNAL WITH A NARROW HANDLE AND ROUND TOP MARKED ON THE RED SIDE "STOP POLICE", AND IS GREEN ON THE OTHER SIDE. EACH SIDE HAS A BULB OF THE APPROPRIATE COLOURS, WITH THE SAME COLOUR PLASTIC LIGHT COVER THAT ARE REMOVEABLE. EACH SIDE HAS ITS OWN LIGHT SWITCH. BATTERIES WERE CONTAINED IN THE NARROW HANDLE, AND SURFACE IS DAMAGED DUE TO LEAKING BATTERIES. ITEM HAS AN EXTRA CLEAR LIGHT COVER, AND A LEATHER WRIST STRAP THAT HAS BROKEN OFF DUE TO CORROSION DAMAGE ON END OF HANDLE.
Subjects
VISUAL COMMUNICATION T&E
Historical Association
SAFETY SERVICES
History
*UPDATE* IN 2014 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING SOME DONATED BY THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES. FOR A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE LETHBRIDGE POLICE COLLECTION, SEE RECORD P19960112001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES AND TRANSCRIPTS OF INTERVIEWS AND CORRESPONDENCE WITH CURRENT AND FORMER LETHBRIDGE POLICE, SEE PERMANENT FILE P19960112000.
Catalogue Number
P19960112043
Acquisition Date
1996-12
Collection
Museum
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