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Other Name
SHEARS
Date Range From
1905
Date Range To
1915
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19738486000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
SHEARS
Date Range From
1905
Date Range To
1915
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Length
19.7
Description
NICKEL FINISH WORN OFF. "H. BOKER & CO." STAMPED ON TANG. ALSO SMALL PICTURE OF TREE.
Subjects
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
REF: 1908 SEARS ROEBUCK CATALOG.
Catalogue Number
P19738486000
Acquisition Date
1973-01
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
STOCK OR HARNESS
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19738059000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
STOCK OR HARNESS
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Length
800.0
Width
0.5
Description
BRIGHT WIRE COIL CHAIN NO. 6. 6.3 CM LINK.
Subjects
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
History
USED AS A PICKET CHAIN. DONOR CLAIMS USED FOR A BULL WAGON TEAM. REF: SEARS ROEBUCK CATALOG 1908.
Catalogue Number
P19738059000
Acquisition Date
1964-03
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, WOOD, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19694521000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL, WOOD, BRASS
No. Pieces
1
Length
42.0
Diameter
5.0
Description
LATHED WOOD HANDLE IS CRACKED. BRASS FERRULE SECURES EXTENDED SHANK WITH FLAT DRIVER FITTING. BLADE RUSTED. SEE CONSERVATION REPORT.
Subjects
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
TRADES
History
REF: SEARS ROEBUCK CATALOG 1908.
Catalogue Number
P19694521000
Acquisition Date
1969-08
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
BRAIDED HORSE HAIR
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
HORSE HAIR
Catalogue Number
P19683138000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
BRAIDED HORSE HAIR
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
HORSE HAIR
No. Pieces
2
Description
.1 120.0CM (L), 0.6CM (DIA). BRAIDED HORSE HAIR .2 322 CM (L), SAME AS .1. CONSERVATION REPORT ON FILE.
Subjects
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
Catalogue Number
P19683138000
Acquisition Date
1968-03
Collection
Museum
Less detail
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, BRASS, WOOD
Catalogue Number
P19910038007
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL, BRASS, WOOD
No. Pieces
1
Length
34
Width
3.8
Description
STEEL SHAFT & SLOT BLADE, BRASS FERRULE, TURNED FACETED WOOD HANDLE WITH STEEL PIN TO SECURE SHAFT. SLOT BLADE HAS BEEN GROUND TO SHAPE, HANDLE WELL WORN. SEE CONSERVATION RPT.
Subjects
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
TRADES
History
DONOR'S GRANDFATHER, A CARPENTER BY TRADE WORKED IN CALGARY ABOUT 1910. MOST OF HIS TOOLS HE BROUGHT WITH HIM WHEN HE CAME TO CALGARY.
Catalogue Number
P19910038007
Acquisition Date
1991-06
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
HAMMERSTONE
Date Range From
1700
Date Range To
1900
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STONE
Catalogue Number
P19990035008
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
HAMMERSTONE
Date Range From
1700
Date Range To
1900
Materials
STONE
No. Pieces
1
Height
3.0
Length
7.6
Width
6.7
Description
GREY STONE. HAS TWO VERY DISTINCT GROOVES AROUND IT, EACH ABOUT 1.1 CM WIDE. HAS A BLUE PLASTIC TAG STUCK ON IT THAT IS EMBOSSED WITH "1987.467".
Subjects
INDIGENOUS
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
ARCHAEOLOGY
History
FIRST NATIONS CULTURE. SEE P19990035001-GA
Catalogue Number
P19990035008
Acquisition Date
2000-06
Collection
Museum
Images
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Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
VINYL, STEEL, PAPER
Catalogue Number
P19960020002
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
VINYL, STEEL, PAPER
No. Pieces
17
Description
1. KIT BAG: 31.5CM (L) X 17.5CM GREEN VINYL BAG WITH POCKETS SEWN ON INSIDE BOTTOM OF LINING. THERE ARE 11 POCKETS. SEWN ALONG TOP EDGE IS 5CM FLAP WHICH FOLDS OVER TOP TOOLS WHEN FASTENED CLOSED. SEWN TO OPEN END OF BAG ARE TWO 30CM VINYL TIES WITH WHICH TO TIE BAG SHUT. INSIDE LINING OF BAG IS NOT GREEN AND HAS A NUMBER OF RED RUST STAINS. VINYL IS WORN ON OUTSIDE AND ALONG EDGES. 2. WRENCH: 10.6CM X 2CM STEEL WRENCH WITH TWO OPEN END SOCKET JAWS. ONE JAW IS 12MM IN SIZE AND THE OTHER END IS 10MM IN SIZE. THERE IS AN OVAL SHAPED HOLE IN CENTER OF SHAFT. STAMPED INTO ONE END IS "3/8" AND AT OTHER END IS "7/16". WRENCH HAS A NUMBER OF RUST SPOTS. 3. WRENCH: 8.7CM (L) X 2.2CM (W) STEEL WRENCH WITH OPEN END SOCKET JAWS. ONE END OF SHAFT IS BENT TO THE SIDE. THE SOCKET AT THAT END IS 8MM ACROSS AND THE OTHER IS 12MM. HAS A FEW SPOTS OF RUST. 4. WRENCH: 9CM (L) X 2.2CM STEEL WRENCH. IDENTICAL IN SHAPE TO (3.). ONE END OF JAW IS 12MM AND THE OTHER IS 8MM. 5. WRENCH: 6.5CM (L) X 2CM (W) STEEL WRENCH WITH OPEN END SOCKET JAWS AND A CIRCULAR KEY TURN HOLE. THE LARGER JAW IS 11MM ACROSS AND THE SMALLER IS 5MM ACROSS. JUST BEHIND SMALLER JAW IS KEY TURN HOLE 9MM (D) WITH SINGLE TOOTH. WRENCH HAS A NUMBER OF RUST SPOTS. 6. WRENCH: 10.2CM (L) X 1.5CM (W) GALVANIZED STEEL WRENCH. HAS SINGLE OPEN END SOCKET JAW. CORNERS ARE ROUNDED. JAW IS 5MM ACROSS. WRENCH HAS A FEW SLIGHT RUST SPOTS. 7. WRENCH: 8.7CM (L) X 1.2CM (W) STEEL WRENCH WITH OPEN END JAWS AT BOTH ENDS. ONE END IS 6MM ACROSS AND THE OTHER IS 5MM ACROSS. STAMPED INTO SHAFT IS "DELCO 2 BOSCH-SIMMS". WRENCH HAS SEVERAL RUST SPOTS. 8. WRENCH: 9CM (L) X 1.5CM (W) STEEL WRENCH WITH OPEN END JAWS AT BOTH ENDS. BOTH ENDS ARE 8MM IN SIZE. STAMPED INTO SHAFT HANDLE IS "EISEMANN 3 RIMY-WAGNER". WRENCH HAS A COUPLE OF SMALL RUST SPOTS. 9. WRENCH: 6CM (L) X 1.4CM (W) STEEL WRENCH. ONE END HAS BOX END JAW WITH ROUND EDGE AND HEXAGONAL JAW WHICH IS 7MM IN SIZE. AT OTHER END IS OPEN END U-SHAPED JAW 5MM IN SIZE. WRENCH HAS MINOR RUST SPOTS. 10. WRENCH: 4.2CM (L) X 2CM (W) STEEL WRENCH. HAS SINGLE OPEN END JAW THAT IS 7MM IN SIZE. HANDLE HAS 5MM (D) HOLE IN END. HAS A FEW SMALL RUST SPOTS. 11. WRENCH: 8CM (L) X 1.3CM (W) STEEL WRENCH WITH ONE BOX END AND ONE OPEN END JAW. SHAFT AT BOX END IS BENT TWICE TO FORM NEAR RIGHT ANGLE. THERE IS SINGLE HOLE AT MIDDLE OF HANDLE. BOX END IS 7MM IN SIZE AND THE OPEN END IS 6MM IN SIZE. HAS A FEW SMALL RUST SPOTS. 12. LACING NEEDLE: 12.8CM (L) X 0.9CM (W) STEEL NEEDLE. NEEDLE HAS SQUARE SHAFT WITH LONG RECTANGULAR THREADING EYE WHICH ALSO HAS OPEN PRESSURE CLASP. POINT OF NEEDLE IS FLATTENED AND WIDENS OUT TO ELONGATED DIAMOND SHAPE. HAS A FEW SMALL RUST SPOTS. STAMPED INTO SHAFT IS "MADE IN ENGLAND". 13. CURVED SEWING AWL: 11.4CM (L) X 0.3CM (W) STEEL NEEDLE WITH FLATTENED AND CURVED NEEDLE BLADE. END OF SHAFT HAS EYE LOOP AND HAS "MADE IN ENGLAND" STAMPED INTO IT. HAS A FEW SMALL RUST SPOTS. 14. FILE: STEEL FILE IS BROKEN WITH TOP PIECE MISSING. BOTTOM PIECE IS ROUNDED HANDLE (6.6CM X 0.7CM) WITH NARROWED GRIP. FILE GROOVES ARE ONLY AT TOP. STAMPED INTO HANDLE IS "HELLER U.S.A.". OTHER PIECE IS 6.6CM (L) X 0.7 (W) PIECE OF FILE WITH GROOVES. BOTH PIECES HAS RUSTY SPOTS. 15. FEELER GAUGE: 7.2CM (L) X 0.9CM RECTANGULAR STEEL FRAME WITH BLADES RIVETED INTO ONE END. THERE ARE SIX BLADES WITH ROUNDED ENDS OF VARIOUS THICKNESSES. END OF FRAME HAS SEMI-CIRCLE NOTCH FOR OPENING BLADES. STAMPED INTO SIDE IS ".OO6.008.010.012.021.035". THERE ARE MINOR AMOUNTS OF CORROSION ON BLADES AND FRAME. 16. FILE: 7.2CM X 1CM PRESSED PAPER FILE WITH ROUNDED ENDS. FILE HAS GLUED SAND SURFACE WHICH IS WORN BADLY. BOTH SIDES HAVE BEGUN TO PEEL AWAY AND FILE IS DIRTY.
Subjects
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
INDUSTRY
TRADES
History
FOR MORE INFORMATION, SEE P20030048000 AND ITS RECORD'S PERMANENT FILE. BELONGED TO FAMILY OF DONOR'S HUSBAND WHICH MOVED TO FOREMOST-LETHBRIDGE AREA FROM BEATON, ONTARIO IN 1909.
Catalogue Number
P19960020002
Acquisition Date
1996-06
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
COAL SHOVEL
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, WOOD
Catalogue Number
P19693908000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
COAL SHOVEL
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL, WOOD
No. Pieces
1
Length
108.4
Width
38.5
Description
STEEL BLADE, OAK HANDLE THAT IS WORN AND SPLITTING ALONG GRAIN. WELDED MEND & HOLE IN UPPER RIGHT SIDE OF BLADE. HANDLE HAS STEEL BRACKETS WITH THREE NOTCHES JUST BELOW HANDLE. BOLT ON BOTH SIDES AGAINST THE GRAIN. RUST. CONSERVATION REPORT ON FILE.
Subjects
MINING & MINERAL HARVESTING T&E
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
COAL MINING
History
USED IN AREA COAL MINE.
Catalogue Number
P19693908000
Acquisition Date
1969-04
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
TOW ROPE
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, SISAL (BALER TWINE?)
Catalogue Number
P19770336000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
TOW ROPE
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
STEEL, SISAL (BALER TWINE?)
No. Pieces
1
Length
589.7
Diameter
15.2
Description
LOOPED AT BOTH ENDS; EACH LOOP REINFORCED WITH STEEL INSERT. LARGE SOLID STEEL HOOK FIXED TO ONE END OF LOOPS. ROPE BADLY WORN & FRAYED.
Subjects
MINING & MINERAL HARVESTING T&E
MULTIPLE USE ARTIFACT
Historical Association
COAL MINING
History
PROBABLY USED IN COALMINING INDUSTRY AS HAULAGE OR HOISTING ROPE.
Catalogue Number
P19770336000
Acquisition Date
1977-08
Collection
Museum
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