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portfolio of historic logging prints

portfolio of historic logging prints

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Portfolio of historic prints from Caterpillar that Orville Bilenduke received from Finning.

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015.01.08

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Plane

Plane

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Plane for woodwork. Is used for cutting grooves in wood. Made of metal except for wooden handle. Metal is dark in colour, upper half has ornate pattern. Handle is dark in colour. Body of object is flat with two bars attached perpendicular on back. Bars should be held by screws. One screw is there but other is missing. It has several parts that are adjustable.

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012.01.01

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Poster

Poster

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Poster. Image of a line of people walking up a hill carrying large bags in the snow. Image is black and whiteand has a beige border. In border at top of poster is "Discovery of Klondike Gold 1958". On back in blue pen is "Discovery of the Klondike 1800's".

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012.01.14

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Vase

Vase

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Brass vase. Round. Base is 7.5 cm diameter, moving up the vase immediately becomes quite then opens up again to widest section at 4 cm from bottom. Vase then gradually becomes more narrow until just below opening, where lip opens to 7 cm. Outside is hand carved with intricate leaf pattern. On bottom "Made in India" is engraved.

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012.01.18

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Plaque

Plaque

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This is a plaque shaped rectangular, brown and possibly made of brass. This plaque has four holes, one in each corner and was hung under a picture of 29 Mile House. Inscription- " 29 Mile House on Harrison - Lillooet route as it appeared in 1863. Oil painting". Donated by Mr. Jack Smith, Pemberton. History: The plaque identified the painting by "Trapper Jack" Smith which was destroyed in the October 1984 flood at Pemberton Secondary School.

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987.02.01

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SUUNTO Clinometer

SUUNTO Clinometer

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SUUNTO compass for measuring height, clinometers, combined height and clinometer, slopes, vertical angles. Object is silver metal with a green cover where the compass is located. White string attached. Maker's mark is still visible on the front of the object: "SUUNTO". There is a hole and the bottom of the object with a glass cover, a little smaller than a dime. There is a chart on the back of the object, on a darker silver plate: reads: 360 Cosine Decimals with a series of numbers. Someone has scratched "M & B" into the side of the object. The serial number of the object is visible on the back: 315367, and it is model PM 5/360 PC which is visible on the compass dial in the centre. Materials are metal, glass, plastic, textile string.

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014.06.05

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photo album

photo album

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A photo album that is green with roses around the boarder. The front of the photo album has a picture of a man with dogs and sheep in the meadow with him.

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015.06.03

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Photograph

Photograph

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A photo of a mountain from the hotel Alcaza with a tassel on the top. It looks to be a souvenir from the hotel.

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015.06.02

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cake server

cake server

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A porcelain cake server with a gold handle and pink designs. The flat part is white and the object has crazing. On the bottom it reads "Royal Winton GRIMWADES ENGLAND".

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017.06.05

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Trophy Cup

Trophy Cup

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Years ago Menzel ploughed up this item on land then owned by his father (now by Michael Edwards). The inscription says "V.G & C.C. Battle Cup 1920…" Nothing is known of the cup's early history. Condition is poor, object battered.

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Accession #:

983.20.01

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Pottery Vase & Spoon Trivet

Pottery Vase & Spoon Trivet

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a)This is a small pottery vase with decorative grape leaves and vines designed on it b) this is a pottery spoon trivet in the style of first nations art, frog motif. Both these items have been made with red clay and are fired but not glazed. They were made by Rosemary Myrtle Starks (nee Decker) in the early 1970's.

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016.01.02ab

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Emily Carr Framed Print

Emily Carr Framed Print

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Emily Carr Pemberton meadows framed print. Emily took the PGE train up here in May 1933 for a month long expedition to take on a new artistic challenge, Mountain scenery. After visiting with a niece in Squamish Valley, Emily took the train North to Lillooet and on the return trip stopped to explore and sketch at Seton Lake and Pemberton. It was a major turning point for her. This Painting of Pemberton Meadows is now on display in the Vancouver Art Gallery.

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014.22.01

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Framed and mounted image of Valleau Skyline operation

Framed and mounted image of Valleau Skyline operation

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An image of Valleau steel spar skyline operation, location unknown (Ryan Creek?). Item is mounted on a laminated wood backing with glass over top and is a colour photo. The photo is fading. See accession # 014.26.01 for history.

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014.26.13

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Framed color photo of a delivery

Framed color photo of a delivery

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Framed color photo of a delivery of logs to port - Squamish? Location unknown. Label reads "Puget Sound Industries". See accession # 014.26.01 for history.

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014.26.14

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