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Other Name
FRAMED FLORAL DISPLAY CASE
Date Range From
1860
Date Range To
1870
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
SOFTWOOD, PINE, YARN, VELVET, GLASS
Catalogue Number
P19770314000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
FRAMED FLORAL DISPLAY CASE
Date Range From
1860
Date Range To
1870
Materials
SOFTWOOD, PINE, YARN, VELVET, GLASS
No. Pieces
1
Height
64.8
Length
115.3
Width
64.8
Description
INSIDE OF PICTURE IS LINED WITH BLACK VELVET. YELLOW, ORANGE, RED RIBBON IS FOUND AROUND THE OUTSIDE OF THE PICTURE. DESIGN OF PICTURE IS A BIRD IN A NEST SURROUNDED BY A FLORAL WREATH. THE BIRD IS YELLOW. MAJOR COLORS IN WREATH ARE GREEN, YELLOW, WHITE, RED, PINK. DESIGN IS MADE OUT OF YARN OVER WIRE. THE FRAME IS HINGED AND IS HELD IN PLACE BY A CATCH.
Subjects
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
DONOR CLAIMS OVER 100 YEARS OLD. *UPDATE* IN 2010 NICOLE HEMBROFF, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT, CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF PALLET RACKING. DONOR IS DECEASED. SHE WAS UNABLE TO FIND CONTACT INFORMATION FOR NEXT OF KIN.
Catalogue Number
P19770314000
Acquisition Date
1964-02
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1850
Date Range To
1890
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
SILK
Catalogue Number
P19920058026
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1850
Date Range To
1890
Materials
SILK
No. Pieces
1
Height
0.3
Length
195.5
Width
195.0
Description
SQUARE, BURGUNDY. CONSISTS OF A SQUARE PIECE OF CLOTH, WITH TASSELS TIED TO EACH SIDE. EACH GROUP OF TASSELS IS TIED THROUGH A SMALL HOLE ON THE EDGE OF THE SCARF. THE GROUP OF TASSELS IS THEN CROSSED WITH THE GROUP ON EITHER SIDE, AND TIED IN A KNOT, AND THEN REPEATED, TO FORM A CRISS CROSS PATTERN. SCARF IS OTHERWISE PLAIN, EXCEPT FOR SOME WHITISH STAINS, MAINLY ON ONE SIDE. TASSELS ARE TANGLED TOGETHER.
Subjects
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
SEE P19920058006-GA FOR HISTORY. *UPDATE* IN 2015 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING ONE DONATED BY MARJORIE WELCH'S MOTHER, NORA EVERSON. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE SHERLOCK/MACLEOD FAMILY, SEE RECORDS P19960108000 AND P19740093000.
Catalogue Number
P19920058026
Acquisition Date
1993-11
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1860
Date Range To
1890
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
SILK
Catalogue Number
P19920058027
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1860
Date Range To
1890
Materials
SILK
No. Pieces
1
Height
0.2
Length
346.0
Width
165.0
Description
RECTANGULAR (VERY LONG); PAISLEY. CONSISTS OF A SINGLE PIECE OF CLOTH WITH AN INTRICATE BURGUNDY, BEIGE, AND YELLOW PATTERN. PATTERN AROUND EDGES OF SCARF IS DIFFERENT THAN CENTRE, TO FORM AN 11 CM WIDE BORDER. THE TWO SHORT ENDS OF SCARF HAVE BURGUNDY TASSELS. EACH GROUP OF TASSELS IS TIED THROUGH A SMALL HOLE ON EDGE OF FABRIC. EACH GROUP IS THEN SPLIT INTO TWO AND CROSSED OVER THE GROUP ON EITHER SIDE OF IT; THIS IS THEN REPEATED, TO FORM A CRISSCROSS PATTERN.
Subjects
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
SEE P19920058006-GA FOR HISTORY. *UPDATE* IN 2015 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING ONE DONATED BY MARJORIE WELCH'S MOTHER, NORA EVERSON. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE SHERLOCK/MACLEOD FAMILY, SEE RECORDS P19960108000 AND P19740093000.
Catalogue Number
P19920058027
Acquisition Date
1993-11
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1860
Date Range To
1890
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
SATIN?
Catalogue Number
P19920058028
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1860
Date Range To
1890
Materials
SATIN?
No. Pieces
1
Height
0.5
Length
213.5
Width
205.0
Description
RECTANGULAR, BLACK. CONSISTS OF A PLAIN BLACK PIECE OF FABRIC, WITH BLACK TASSELS TIED TO EACH SIDE. TASSELS ARE MADE UP OF 8 OR 9 SMALL GROUPS, THAT ARE TIED THROUGH SMALL HOLES IN EDGES OF FABRIC. THESE 8 OR 9 GROUPS ARE THEN TIED TOGETHER PART OF THE WAY UP TO FORM LARGER GROUPS OF TASSELS. RIGHT SIDE OF FABRIC IS A SHINY BLACK; THE WRONG SIDE IS A DULLER, MUTED BLACK. SCARF IS WEARING THIN IN SOME PLACES.
Subjects
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
SEE P19920058006-GA FOR HISTORY. *UPDATE* IN 2015 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING ONE DONATED BY MARJORIE WELCH'S MOTHER, NORA EVERSON. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE SHERLOCK/MACLEOD FAMILY, SEE RECORDS P19960108000 AND P19740093000.
Catalogue Number
P19920058028
Acquisition Date
1993-11
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
SET (2)
Date Range From
1867
Date Range To
1887
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PORCELAIN
Catalogue Number
P19641131000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
SET (2)
Date Range From
1867
Date Range To
1887
Materials
PORCELAIN
No. Pieces
2
Description
.1 17.8 CM HT. X 5.1 CM DIA. (BASE). STAMP MARK ON BASE. "TURN TEPLITZ BOHEMIA R ST. K MADE IN AUSTRIA" ALMOST ILLEGIBLE. YELLOW, BLUE, PURPLE, GREEN FLORAL DESIGN WITH GOLD EDGING ON CREAM BACKGROUND. .2 24.1 CM HT. X 7 CM DIA. (BASE). TURN TEPLITZ BOHEMIA R ST. K. MADE IN AUSTRIA STAMPMARK ON BASE. BLUE, GREEN, PURPLE FLORAL DESIGN WITH GOLD EDGING ON CREAM COLOURED BACKGROUND HAS AN EMBOSSED FLORAL DESIGN. LONG TALL NECK WITH BULK BASE. 2 HANDLES AT BASE OF NECK. BROWN LINEAR PAINTED DESIGN ON NECK.
Subjects
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
Catalogue Number
P19641131000
Acquisition Date
1964-07
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
SET
Date Range From
1867
Date Range To
1887
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CERAMIC
Catalogue Number
P19641132000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
SET
Date Range From
1867
Date Range To
1887
Materials
CERAMIC
No. Pieces
1
Height
24.1
Diameter
7.0
Description
GLAZED CERAMIC. "TURN-TEPLITZ-BOHEMIA R. ST. K. MADE IN AUSTRIA" STAMPMARK ON BASE. BLUE, GREEN, PURPLE FLORAL DESIGN WITH GOLD EDGING ON CREAM COLOURED BACKGROUND. HAS AN EMBOSSED FLORAL DESIGN. LONG TALL NECK WITH BULB BASE, 2 HANDLES AT BASE OF NECK. BROWN LINEAR PAINTED DESIGN ON NECK. PORCELAIN
Subjects
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
Catalogue Number
P19641132000
Acquisition Date
1964-07
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
VASE SET (2)
Date Range From
1867
Date Range To
1877
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CHINA
Catalogue Number
P19651677000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
VASE SET (2)
Date Range From
1867
Date Range To
1877
Materials
CHINA
No. Pieces
2
Description
.1 14.0 (H) CM. 16 ON BASE. ORANGE FLOWER AT TOP OF VASE, GREEN LEAVES DOWN FRONT WITH GOLD EDGING. TOP OF FLOWER BROKEN. .2 15.2 (H) CM. 16 ON BASE. 2 ORANGE FLOWERS AT TOP OF VASE, GREEN LEAVES DOWN FRONT WITH GOLD EDGING. TOP OF VASE IS BROKEN. SEE CONSERVATION REPORT
Subjects
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
DONOR BELIEVES DATES TO 1867. IN 2017, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT ELISE PUNDYK CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF BOXED TEXTILES AND ACCESSORIES INCLUDING A HATPIN, BROOCH, AND BUTTON DONATED BY ALVA MARION BUSSARD. HER HUSBAND, LAWRENCE HAYWORTH BUSSARD, WAS ALSO A DONOR TO THE MUSEUM. COLLECTIVELY, THE COUPLE DONATED 31 ARTIFACTS BETWEEN THE YEARS 1964 TO 1973. ALVA M. BUSSARD (NEE MCMOW)’S OBITUARY STATES SHE WAS BORN IN NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK ON OCTOBER 28, 1908. SHE MOVED WEST WITH HER FAMILY IN 1910 AND GREW UP IN THE OLDS-DIDSBURY AREA. SHE MARRIED LAWRENCE H. BUSSARD (B. 1906) ON SEPTEMBER 12, 1937. THEY LIVED IN VERMILLION UNTIL 1948, THEN MOVED TO DRUMHELLER. THEY RELOCATED TO LETHBRIDGE IN 1950 WHEN LAWRENCE TOOK THE JOB OF PUBLIC SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT. THE COUPLE HAD A SON, DENNIS JAMES (JIM) BUSSARD. LAWRENCE PASSED AWAY ON NOVEMBER 5, 1967 AT THE AGE OF 59 YEARS. L. H. BUSSARD’S OBITUARY IN THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD SPELLS HIS NAME “LAURENCE” AND STATES THAT HE MARRIED ALVA (SPELLED “ELVA”) ON DECEMBER 12, 1936. ACCORDING TO ALVA’S OBITUARY SHE MOVED TO SIDNEY, B. C. IN 1969. SHE THEN BACK TO RED DEER IN 1978 WHERE SHE PASSED AWAY ON MAY 2, 1998. ON NOVEMBER 28, 2017, PUNDYK SPOKE OVER THE PHONE WITH ALVA AND LAWRENCE’S SON, DENNIS BUSSARD OF RED DEER, ALBERTA, ABOUT THE 31 ARTIFACTS DONATED BY HIS PARENTS. HE DID NOT RECOGNIZE THE ARTIFACTS, BUT PROVIDED INFORMATION ABOUT HIS MOTHER. DENNIS STATED HE LEFT HIS PARENTS’ HOME IN 1956. HE ADDED TO THE INFORMATION FROM ALVA’S OBITUARY THAT SHE AND HER FAMILY MOVED TO SASKATCHEWAN BRIEFLY BEFORE MOVING TO ALBERTA FROM NEW YORK. HE EXPLAINED HIS MOTHER BECAME INVOLVED WITH HER FAMILY’S GENEALOGY AND FOUND HER BIRTH CERTIFICATE WHICH SPELLED HER NAME “ALVA” AND SHE ADOPTED THAT SPELLING. PRIOR TO THAT DISCOVERY, HIS MOTHER SPELLED HER NAME “ELVA,” WHICH IS THE REASON RECORDS EXIST WITH THAT SPELLING. THE GALT HOLDS A PAINTING DONATED BY L. H. BUSSARD THAT IS SIGNED “E. M. BUSSARD,” WHICH WAS DENNIS’S MOTHER. HE SAID THAT SHE BEGAN PAINTING FREQUENTLY AFTER HE LEFT HOME IN 1956. PLEASE SEE PERMANENT FILE P19651668000 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, INCLUDING LETHBRIDGE HERALD CLIPPINGS.
Catalogue Number
P19651677000
Acquisition Date
1965-03
Collection
Museum
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