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Other Name
FIRE PLACE BLOWER
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19640889000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
FIRE PLACE BLOWER
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
WOOD, BRASS
No. Pieces
1
Length
75.0
Width
7.6
Description
MAHOGANY WITH BRASS FITTINGS. CRACKED AROUND SCREW HOLES. SEE CONSERVATION REPORT. SLIGHT CORROSION AROUND BRASS FITTING.
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TEMPERATURE CONTROL DEVICE
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DOMESTIC
Catalogue Number
P19640889000
Acquisition Date
1964-04
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
FIRE PLACE DESIGN
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, LEATHER, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19641381000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
FIRE PLACE DESIGN
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1910
Materials
WOOD, LEATHER, BRASS
No. Pieces
1
Length
48.3
Width
24.1
Description
PINE WOOD CASING WITH LEATHER BELLOWS, BRASS STUDS. RETAINING STRAP MISSING. BRASS RIVETS RUSTED, AND A HOLE HAS BEEN DRILLED IN THE BOTTOM. SEE CONSERVATION REPORT.
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TEMPERATURE CONTROL DEVICE
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
Catalogue Number
P19641381000
Acquisition Date
1964-12
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
MINI FAN
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PLASTIC, CARDBOARD, STEEL
Catalogue Number
P20030049047
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
MINI FAN
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Materials
PLASTIC, CARDBOARD, STEEL
No. Pieces
4
Height
4.5
Length
13
Width
4.5
Description
BATTERY OPERATED MINI FAN IN BOX. TOP OF BOX READS " CORDLESS MINI - FAN WITH METAL STAND" TWO SIDES OF BOX PNK WITH BLK TEXT THAT READS "COOL MINI - FAN FOR CAR - DESK - PURSE - POCKET." OTHER SIDE HAS ILLUSTRATED EXAMPLES OF HOW THE FAN CAN BE USED. END OF BOX HAS DESCRIPTION OF USAGE OTHER SIDE STATES "HORIZON NO. 6441". INSIDE OF BOX CONTAINS CLEAR POUCH WITH METAL SNAP CLOSURE. BL AND GRN PLASTIC MINI - FAN WITH METAL STAND.
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TEMPERATURE CONTROL DEVICE
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
SEE P20030049001 FOR COMPLETE HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P20030049047
Acquisition Date
2003-10
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19780002000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1940
Materials
STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
149.2
Diameter
45.7
Description
"816-52" EMBOSSED. "00054" ON BRASS PLATE ON BASE TOP. "FASCO 816-98" EMBOSSED ON BASE UNDERNEATH. "FASCO ARCTICAIRE FASCO INDUSTRIES, INC. ROCHESTER, N.Y., U.S.A." - SLATE ON CAGE OF FAN. FAN SPRAY PAINTED GOLD, SOME PAINT AND GREASE MARKS. 4 BLADED FAN WHICH OSCILLATES-CONTROLLED BY A SWITCH. 3 SPEED SWITCH ON LOWER PART OF MOTOR TO THE BACK OF FAN. MODEL #J165-A. "ON/OFF" DIAL ON TOP OF MOTOR CASE. NAMEPLATE ON SPEED SWITCH: "OFF, HIGH, MED, LOW; VOLT 115 AMP. 1-6 CYCLE 60AC MODEL J 165-A". THIN WIRE HAS BEEN ADDED TO THE CAGE IN FOUR AREAS. MOTOR CASE IS VENTED AT REAR. FAN RESTS ON A FOUR-LEGGED BASE. FAN BLADES ARE RIVETED TO THE MOTOR. UNIT IS HELD TOGETHER WITH BOTH PHILLIPS AND HEX KEY SCREWS.
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TEMPERATURE CONTROL DEVICE
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
DONOR PURCHASED FAN SECOND HAND. *UPDATE* IN 2010, NICOLE HEMBROFF, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT, CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF PALLET RACKING. SHE WAS UNABLE TO FIND CORRECT CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THE DONOR.
Catalogue Number
P19780002000
Acquisition Date
1977-10
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1970
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, RUBBER, COPPER
Catalogue Number
P19990035156
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1930
Date Range To
1970
Materials
STEEL, RUBBER, COPPER
No. Pieces
2
Height
31.0
Length
29.4
Width
12.5
Description
BASE IS ROUND, GREY METAL. HAS THREE SMALL, RUBBER FEET. THERE IS A KEYHOLE SHAPED HOLE IN THE BASE, AND IT HAS A RED PLASTIC TAG STUCK TO IT, EMBOSSED WITH "1987.373". THERE IS A GREY METAL RING AROUND A METAL CAGE THAT ENCOMPASSES THE BLADE AND MOTOR. ON THE BACK OF THE METAL CAGE IS A GREY METAL LABEL WITH SILVER WRITING. IT READS "SEABREEZE CHILD-PROOF FAN MOD. 2260 60 CYCLE 115 VOLTS 1.5 AMPS SEA-BREEZE MFG. LIMITED TORONTO CANADA". THERE IS ALSO A BLACK KNOB ON THE LABEL. A BLACK ELECTRICLA CORD EXTENDS FROM THE SIDE OF THE FAN. A PAPER TAG ATTACHED TO THE BASE READS "MRS. JOE CRAIG" ON ONE SIDE IN BLUE PEN, AND PRINTED IN BLACK ON THE OTHER SIDE IS "STERNS CUT RATE FURNITURE LTD. 204-8 STREET SOUTH-LETHBRIDGE PHONE 327-3024 NIGHTS 327-2948 K.S. GODFREY, MANAGER".
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DOMESTIC
History
TAG READS "MRS. JOE CRAIG", SO PRESUMABLY BELONGED TO ELIZABETH CRAIG. ELIZABETH MARIE CRAIG WAS BORN TO MR. AND MRS. GEORGE FERKO IN LETHBRIDGE ON JANUARY 6, 1897. BETH RECEIVED HER EDUCATION IN LETHBRIDGE AND WAS EMPLOYED FOR A TIME AS AN OFFICE CLERK PRIOR TO HER MARRIAGE TO JOSEPH CRAIG, A RIDING INSTRUCTOR AT THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE BARRACKS IN LETHBRIDGE. SHE WAS A MEMBER OF THE MAJOR JACK ROSS CHAPTER, I.O.D.E., AND A DEDICATED WORKER IN SUPPORT OF THE ARMED SERVICES AND THE RED CROSS DURING WORLD WAR I. SHE HELD THE OFFICE OF REGENT IN THE I.O.D.E. PRIMARY CHAPTER, EDUCATION SECRETARY OF THE PROVINCIAL CHAPTER, AND ALSO SERVED ON THE MUNICIPAL AND NATIONAL EXECUTIVE BOARDS. SHE WAS ALSO A MEMBER OF THE MAPLE LEAF CHAPTER NO.7 OF THE EASTERN STAR. FOLLOWING JOE'S RETIREMENT FROM THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE, JOE AND BETH ESTABLISHED THE CRAIGAVON KENNELS AND RIDING SCHOOL ON THE PROPERTY WHICH IS NOW DESIGNATED AS 2122 16 AVENUE, SOUTH, LETHBRIDGE. BOTH WERE MEMBERS AND ARDENT SUPPORTERS OF THE LETHBRIDGE OLDTIME DANCE CLUB, WHICH WAS INAUGURATED SHORTLY AFTER THE END OF WWII. DURING THE 1950S BETH SERVED AS SECRETARY AND LATER AS PRESIDENT OF THIS GROUP. JOE PASSED AWAY IN 1952, AND BETH IN 1972. BETH WAS A MEMBER OF THE OLDTIMERS' PEMMICAN CLUB FOR A NUMBER OF YEARS, AND SHE SERVED AS SECRETARY-TREASURER FROM 1954 TO 1969. SEE P19990035001-GA FOR MORE HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P19990035156
Acquisition Date
2000-07
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1952
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, RUBBER, FELT
Catalogue Number
P19990051001
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1952
Materials
STEEL, RUBBER, FELT
No. Pieces
1
Height
53.5
Length
43.4
Width
19.0
Description
INVERTED, CONE SHAPE, STEEL BASE. FRONT OF BASE HAS A SLOT WITH A SLIDING LEVER. AT TOP OF BASE IS A WING NUT. MOTOR IS MOUNTED ON TOP OF BASE, AND SWIVELS; MOTOR IS ENCASED IN STEEL. A BLACK ELECTRICAL CORD COMES OUT OF BOTTOM OF MOTOR CASING. A METAL LABEL ON TOP OF MOTOR READS "EMERSON ELECTRIC ST. LOUIS. MO. TYPE 79648-AX VOLTS 115 CYC. 60 AMPS. 1.4 MADE IN UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FOR ALTERNATING CURRENT". THERE IS ALSO A BLACK BAKELITE HANDLE ON TOP OF MOTOR. 4 FAN BLADES ARE ENCASED IN A METAL CAGE. ON CENTER FRONT OF CAGE IS A CIRCLE THAT HAS BEEN PAINTED BLUE, AND READS "EMERSON ELECTRIC ST LOUIS MO". BLACK AND SILVER.
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TEMPERATURE CONTROL DEVICE
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DOMESTIC
History
WAS GIVEN TO DONOR'S BY AN AUNT AS A WEDDING GIFT IN 1952, IN MANHATTEN, KANSAS. DONORS EMIGRATED TO REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN IN 1965. THEY CAME TO LETHBRIDGE IN JULY, 1967. BILL RECEIVED EMPLOYMENT IN THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE, AND IS CONSIDERED A FOUNDING FATHER OF THE UNIVERSITY. THE FAN WAS USED YEARLY IN THE HOT SUMMERS, UNTIL THE TIME IT WAS DONATED TO THE MUSEUM. WAS DONATED BECAUSE IT IS NOT AS SAFE AS NEWER MODELS.
Catalogue Number
P19990051001
Acquisition Date
1999-10
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
CAFRAMO TABLE FAN
Date Range From
1955
Date Range To
1958
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, PLASTIC
Catalogue Number
P20030049045
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
CAFRAMO TABLE FAN
Date Range From
1955
Date Range To
1958
Materials
STEEL, PLASTIC
No. Pieces
3
Height
15
Width
13.5
Description
GRN TABLE FAN IN CARDBOARD BOX. BRWN BOX WITH TEXT THAT READS "ANOTHER CAFRAMO HIGH QUALITY PRODUCT". BOTTOM OF BOX DISPLAYS TEXT "CARTON BY BATHURST CONTAINERS HAMILTON". TOP OF BOX MARKED IN PEN "IRIS STEWART". SMALL FAN HAS PLASTIC 'FINGER SAFE' BLADES ATTACHED TO EGG-SHAPED BODY. WHT CORD EXTENDS FROM BODY. STEEL ROD ATTACHED TO ONE SIDE AND COILS AROUND TO CREATE BASE. 18 (H) X 13 (D) PAPER WARRANTY WITH GRN TEXT AND BORDER.
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TEMPERATURE CONTROL DEVICE
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
SEE P20030049001 FOR COMPLETE HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P20030049045
Acquisition Date
2003-10
Collection
Museum
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Material Type
Artifact
Materials
IRON, BRASS, RUBBER
Catalogue Number
P19940023003
Material Type
Artifact
Date
1901
Materials
IRON, BRASS, RUBBER
No. Pieces
1
Height
46.5
Width
32
Diameter
17.8
Description
BASE IS BLACK CAST IRON WITH "U" SHAPED ARMS THAT MOTOR IS HINGED TO. BASE HAS THREE HOLES FOR FASTENING AND LARGE RECTANGULAR OPENING FOR SWITCH. INSIDE OF OPENING IS BRASS ARM WITH BLACK RUBBER GRIP. ABOVE SWITCH OPENING "OFF", "1", "2" AND "3" ARE STAMPED IN GOLD. TWO CORDS RUN OUT FROM BASE. ONE IS WHITE PLASTIC COVERED CORD (27.5CM) WITH BROWN RUBBER PLUG. OTHER IS DOUBLE CLOTH COVERED WIRE CONNECTING BASE AND MOTOR. AT TOP OF BASE IS SLOT WITH "U" SHAPE JOINT SET IN IT. "U" SHAPED JOINT HAS TWO TURN KEYS, ONE ON FRONT THE OTHER ON LEFT SIDE. FRONT KEY ALLOWS FAN TO ROTATE HORIZONTALLY, SIDE KEY ALLOWS FAN TO MOVE UP AND DOWN. FAN SHAFT RUNS THROUGH CENTER OF MOTOR HOUSING WITH TWO SLENDER BRASS CUPS THAT SCREW IN FROM THE BOTTOM TO CATCH OIL DRIPPING FROM SHAFT. AT END OF SHAFT AT BACK OF MOTOR IS BRASS CAP WHICH READS "GE" INSIDE CIRCLE. FOUR BRASS BOLTS HOLD MOTOR HOUSING TOGETHER. BRASS PLATE ACROSS TOP OF MOTOR READS "ALTERNATING CURRENT FAN MOTOR" AND "NO 634792 VOLTS 110 CYCLE 30". ALSO READS "PAT. AUG. '95 JUNE 25, 1901 NP. 6252" AND "GENERAL ELECTRIC CO., U.S.A.". FAN SHAFT HAS FOUR BRASS BLADES ATTACHED TO ITS END WITH BRASS RIVETS. BRASS WIRE FRAME CAGES FAN BLADES WITH WAVELIKE CROSS PIECES AND CIRCULAR CENTER PIECE WITH "GE" ON IT. BRASS IS TARNISHED AND OIL STAINED. BLACK PAINTING ON IRON IS CHIPPING AROUND BASE, ESPECIALLY NEAR BOLT HOLES.
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TEMPERATURE CONTROL DEVICE
Historical Association
DOMESTIC
History
*UPDATE* IN 2018, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT ELISE PUNDYK CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF PERSONAL ARTIFACTS, INCLUDING A PAIR OF ICE SKATES DONATED BY BURTON CRABB COURTESY OF HIS SON, KEN CRABB. A GENEALOGY DOCUMENT WAS PROVIDED BY THE DONOR AT THE TIME OF DONATION, WHICH STATES JOHN CRABB (D. 1893) AND MARY EMILY PYATT (D. 1898) WERE MARRIED IN PLYMOUTH, ENGLAND ON JANUARY 17, 1864. THEY HAD THEIR FIRST THREE CHILDREN, RICHARD (1866-1922), JOHN KNIGHT (1868-1917), AND FRED (B. 1870) IN ENGLAND BEFORE IMMIGRATING TO CANADA, WHERE THEY FIRST LANDED IN THE OTTAWA AREA. THEIR REMAINING CHILDREN – EMMA (B. 1872), JENNIE (B. 1873), WILLIAM THOMAS (1875-1878), GEORGE (1876-1878), HENRY (B. 1878), CHARLES PYATT (B. 1881), AND EVANGELINE (1891-1891) – WERE BORN THERE. THE ELDEST IN THE FAMILY, RICHARD CRABB, WAS IN THE PHOTOGRAPHIC BUSINESS. UPON HIS RETURN TO CANADA AFTER WORKING FOR A PERIOD IN THE WEST INDIES, HE TRAVELLED THROUGHOUT THE WEST, WHERE HE TOOK PHOTOGRAPHS FOR STEELING COMPANIES. HE CAME TO LETHBRIDGE AND MET HIS WIFE, CHARLOTTE E. YOUNG (1874-1944), IN FORT MACLEOD. THE COUPLE WERE MARRIED ON JULY 8, 1902. THEIR CHILDREN WERE JOHN PERRY (1902-2000), RICHARD HENRY (1904-1987), BURTON GRENVILLE (1905-1997), REGINALD ERNEST (1907-1983), MARY ELIZABETH (1910-1911), EDITH BAXTER (1911-1913), EMILY MAY (1911-1913), AND EDWIN ROBERT (CRABBE) ( 1914-1987). RICHARD CRABB WAS LETHBRIDGE’S FIRST RESIDENT PHOTOGRAPHER. ACCORDING TO A LETHBRIDGE HERALD ARTICLE PUBLISHED ON APRIL 29, 1978, “[HE WAS] A PROFESSIONAL WHOSE SHOTS CATALOGED AN ERA FROM 1880S TO 1915.” HE BUILT A STUDIO ON 3RD AVENUE SOUTH, EAST OF 7TH STREET. BUSINESS FOR PHOTOGRAPHY BECAME POOR WITH THE ONSET OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR, SO RICHARD WENT TO WORK IN THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE’S ACCOUNTING DEPARTMENT LETHBRIDGE IN 1915. HE PASSED AWAY IN THE CITY IN 1922. THE COLLECTION’S DONOR, BURTON GRENVILLE CRABB, WAS BORN IN LETHBRIDGE ON NOVEMBER 28, 1905 AND DIED IN THE CITY OF MARCH 14, 1997. HE MARRIED JEANNETTE ALICE THIBODEAU (1905-1986) IN PINCHER CREEK ON SEPTEMBER 16, 1935. THE COUPLE HAD TWO CHILDREN: KENNETH BURTON CRABB AND FRANCES MARIE GULLEKSON (1939-1997). KENNETH BURTON CRABB WAS BORN ON DECEMBER 9, 1936 IN LETHBRIDGE. HE MARRIED CLARA JEAN FRASER (B. JANUARY 3, 1939) IN LETHBRIDGE ON FEBRUARY 11, 1961. THEY HAD FOUR CHILDREN: RICHARD ALLEN (B. AUGUST 20, 1961), ROBERT DOUGLAS (B. OCTOBER 10, 1962), CATHERINE LOUISE (OCTOBER 31, 1964 – NOVEMBER 1, 1964), AND CHERYL MARIE (B. MAY 23, 1968). KENNETH BURTON CRABB PASSED AWAY IN LETHBRIDGE ON JULY 23, 2013. IN 1977, BURTON CRABB WAS INTERVIEWED AS PART OF THE PIONEER RESEARCHERS’ ASSOCIATION ORAL HISTORY PROJECT, WHERE HE SHARED HIS FAMILY. THAT INTERVIEW IS PRESERVED IN THE GALT ARCHIVES, RECORD 19921008008. AS PART OF THE AUDIT RESEARCH, PUNDYK WAS ABLE TO CONTACT THE DONORS’ DESCENDANTS. NO FURTHER INFORMATION WAS ESTABLISHED REGARDING THE ARTIFACTS. PLEASE SEE PERMANENT FILE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
Catalogue Number
P19940023003
Acquisition Date
1994-07
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
FUEL TABLET
Date Range From
1939
Date Range To
1945
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PAPER, ?
Catalogue Number
P19970106010
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
FUEL TABLET
Date Range From
1939
Date Range To
1945
Materials
PAPER, ?
No. Pieces
1
Height
1.5
Length
8.79
Width
4.3
Description
WAXED CARDBOARD BOX, PRINTED ON ALL SIDES, CONTAINING THREE WAXY-BROWN FUEL TABLETS. ONE SIDE OF BOX READS "FUEL TABLETS RATION HEATING SIZE A WILL HEAT 1 MEAL OF 'C' RATION"; REPEATED THREE TIMES. REVERSE HAS INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE. ONE SIDE OF BOX HAS "TRADE MARK 'HOT BOX' PAT. PENDING MANUFACTURED BY W.& F. MFG. CO., INC. BUFFALO, N.Y.". OTHER SIDE READS "NON-TOXIC". TOP FLAP OF BOX MISSING; SURFACE SOILED AND WORN THROUGHOUT.
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MILITARY
History
ITEMS BELONGED TO DONOR'S FATHER, HERBERT T. HACKER. BORN IN LETHBRIDGE IN 1910; MARRIED LINDA (NIEMAN) IN 1940. LIVED IN NEW WESTMINSTER WHEN SECOND WORLD WAR BROKE OUT. ENLISTED IN WEST COAST WESTMINSTER MOBILE REGIMENT AS AIR RAID WARDEN, THEN IN SEAFORTH REGIMENT. SENT OVERSEAS AND SERVED IN THE NETHERLANDS. WAS INJURED AND TRANSFERRED TO CALGARY HIGHLANDERS REGIMENT, 2ND DIVISION. LATER RECLASSIFIED AS ARMY OF OCCUPATION IN GERMANY 3RD DIVISION (1945). RETURNED HOME IN 1945 AND DISCHARGED IN 1946 AFTER RECOVERING FROM JAUNDIS. WORKED AT LETHBRIDGE IRONWORKS UNTIL RETIRING IN 1978. PASSED AWAY IN 1992 AT AGE 82. HAD FOUR CHILDREN: DONNA, THOMAS, JANICE, AND HEATHER.
Catalogue Number
P19970106010
Acquisition Date
1998-09
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
CATALYZER
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, PLASTIC
Catalogue Number
P19990049012
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
CATALYZER
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Materials
STEEL, PLASTIC
No. Pieces
5
Height
27.2
Diameter
20.3
Description
ROUND, GREEN METAL HEATER. BASE OF HEATER IS A ROUND, HOLLOW GAS RESERVOIR, THAT HAS A RIDGE AROUND CENTER (FOR HOOKING LID TO), AND A GREEN, SCREW-ON CAP ON TOP. ABOVE THIS IS A SORT OF INVERTED CONE SHAPE, WITHIN WHICH IS THE HEATER ELEMENT - A ROUND PIECE OF WIRE MESH. A ROUND GREEN LID, WITH A BEIGE PLASTIC HANDLE, SITS OVER THE ELEMENT. A LARGE, ROUND, GREEN METAL LID SITS OVER ALL OF THIS. LID HAS CLIPS THAT HOOK TO RESERVOIR; HAS MULTIPLE CIRCULAR HOLES IN IT, AND A BEIGE PLASTIC HANDLE. A RED AND SILVER LABEL ON LID READS "NO. I8098 CATALYZER HEATER MADE IN DENMARK", ETCETERA. HEATER COMES WITH A SHORT BROCHURE. ON FRONT OF BROCHURE, HEATER IS PICTURE, AND IT READS "YOUR HEATING PROBLEMS SOLVED". BROCHURE HAS DIRECTIONS, PRODUCT INFORMATION, AND MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION.
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History
DONOR PURCHASED HEATER IN EARLY 1950S, AT NORTH LETHBRIDGE HARDWARE, FOR ABOUT $10. DONOR WAS GOING TO BUILD AN ICE HOUSE FOR FISHING, AND USE THE HEATER IN IT, BUT NEVER DID. DONOR HAS LIVED HERE SINCE 1930; CAME WITH PARENTS FROM WINNEFRED (EAST OF BOW ISLAND). SEE PRIOR DONATIONS. *UPDATE* IN 2015 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING THOSE DONATED BY LLOYD TRONE. THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION ABOUT THE DONOR WAS FOUND IN HIS OBITUARY, PUBLISHED IN THE JUNE 1, 2010 ISSUE OF THE CROWSNEST PASS HERALD. LLOYD TRONE WAS BORN IN 1928 IN MEDICINE HAT, AND MOVED WITH HIS FAMILY TO LETHBRIDGE IN 1930. HE WORKED FOR CANADA PACKERS FOR 25 YEARS AND RETIRED TO THE CROWSNEST PASS, WHERE HE PASSED AWAY IN MAY 2010. SEE PERMANENT FILE P19990049001-GA FOR HARDCOPY OF DONOR'S OBITUARY.
Catalogue Number
P19990049012
Acquisition Date
1999-10
Collection
Museum
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