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Other Name
VEHICLE SEARCH LIGHT
Date Range From
1975
Date Range To
1985
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CHROME, GLASS, PLASTIC
Catalogue Number
P19960112051
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
VEHICLE SEARCH LIGHT
Date Range From
1975
Date Range To
1985
Materials
CHROME, GLASS, PLASTIC
No. Pieces
2
Height
21.5
Length
42.5
Diameter
17.4
Description
.1 CHROME SHALLOW CONICAL-SHAPED LAMP HEAD WITH SMALL BULB INSIDE. GLASS COVER MARKED "GE"; PLATE AT SIDE OF HOUSING READS "UNITY MFG. CO. CHGO. U.S.A UNITY MODEL S6". CHROME SHAFT EXTENDS FROM ONE SIDE OF LAMP HEAD, WITH STEEL END. 39.5CM (L). .2 HANDLE. BLACK PLASTIC KNOB HANDLE WITH BRASS FERRULE JOINING CHROME FITTING FOR SHAFT. FITTING HAS HOLLOW CYLINDRICAL HOLE FOR INSERTING SHAFT; TIGHTENS BY MEANS OF PERPENDICULAR SCREW ON EXTERIOR. BACK OF INTERIOR CHROME DEVICE HAS GEARS WHICH ENABLE SEARCHLIGHT TO BE TURNED BY MEANS OF BLACK HANDLE. BLACK PLASTIC-COATED WIRE EXTENDS FROM SIDE OF HANDLE, 82.4CM(L). NO MARKINGS.
Subjects
LIGHTING DEVICE
Historical Association
SAFETY SERVICES
History
HAND POINTED, VEHICLE-BASED SPOT LIGHT. *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
P19960112051
Acquisition Date
1996-12
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1980
Date Range To
1990
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
VINYL
Catalogue Number
P19960112049
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1980
Date Range To
1990
Materials
VINYL
No. Pieces
1
Height
6.6
Length
35.9
Width
23.6
Description
ALUMINUM BOX-STYLE CLIPBOARD. BASE IS 2.4CM DEEP, WITH NARROW COMPARTMENT ALONG BOTTOM. "HOBY" SCRATCHED INTO EXTERIOR BOTTOM EDGE, WITH "POSSE BOX BY SOMAR CORP" ENGRAVED TO THE RIGHT. SECOND TRAY RIVETED ABOVE BASE, WITH 1.2CM LIP. HOLE NEAR BOTTOM RIGHT CORNER. COVER HAS CLIP AT TOP, MARKED "POSSE" AND "HOBY", SCRATCHED OUT. STEEL CLASP AT LOWER END. REVERSE OF COVER HAS STICKER READING "SOMAR CORPORATION GARDENA, CA 90249 PAT. #3,977,744... MADE IN U.S.A.". TAPE ON BOTTOM; ADHESIVE RESIDUE ON BOTTOM OF COVER. SCRATCHED THROUGHOUT.
Subjects
WRITTEN 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
P19960112049
Acquisition Date
1996-12
Collection
Museum
Less detail