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Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
IRON
Catalogue Number
P19960010010
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Materials
IRON
No. Pieces
1
Height
9.4
Length
25
Width
13.7
Description
IRON ROD SHAPED INTO ELLIPTICAL HANDLE AT ONE END, WITH SHANK AND POINTED HOOK OPPOSITE. SURFACE CORROSION THROUGHOUT.
Subjects
AGRICULTURAL T&E
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
COAL MINING
History
FOUND BY DONOR IN MINE ON HIS SUMMER PROPERTY IN THE BEAVER MINES AREA. MINE WAS ABANDONED AFTER WWII DUE TO LOW GRADE OF COAL. DONOR SALVAGED ITEMS PRIOR TO HIS RETIREMENT FROM THE U OF L (PSYCHOLOGY PROFESSOR) TO THE WEST COAST IN 1996.
Catalogue Number
P19960010010
Acquisition Date
1993-03
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
IRON
Catalogue Number
P19960010011
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Materials
IRON
No. Pieces
1
Height
12.2
Length
28.7
Width
25
Description
IRON FIVE-TONG FORK WITH SHORT NECK (8.3CM L). NO HANDLE. TONGS ARE HOOKED, AND SLIGTHLY BENT OUT OF SHAPE. FLATTENED AT ENDS. CONSIDERABLE CORROSION THROUGHOUT.
Subjects
AGRICULTURAL T&E
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
COAL MINING
History
FOUND BY DONOR IN MINE ON HIS SUMMER PROPERTY IN THE BEAVER MINES AREA. MINE ABANDONED AFTER WWII DUE TO LOW GRADE OF COAL. ITEM SALVAGED BY DONOR PRIOR TO HIS RETIREMENT FROM THE U OF L (PSYCHOLOGY PROFESSOR) TO THE WEST COAST IN 1996.
Catalogue Number
P19960010011
Acquisition Date
1996-03
Collection
Museum
Less detail