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Pliers

Pliers

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Pliers that were used to pinch ear tags onto livestock from the Harold Wyatt-Purden Farm.

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010.16.06

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Flour Sifter

Flour Sifter

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This flour sifter was possibly used by a member of the Smith family on the Short Portage south of Lillooet Lake. Very dusty although the sieve is intact. The handle is still solid and there are a few dents around the edges. It still turns around.

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985.22.01

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On Stage

On Stage

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A book bound in buckram with a green cover with an illustration of the sock and buskin masks. The book titled "On Stage" by H. Voaden, is a collection of stage plays for school and community theater. On the inside cover "PEMBERTON ELEMENTARY SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL" is stamped and "6013" is written in permanent marker.

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018.03.06

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Large Metal Block

Large Metal Block

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This large steel block (pulley) is rusted and made of metal. There is a U-shaped piece of metal at the top of this block which is attached to two pieces of semi heart shaped metal by two pins (one on each end of the U). Near the bottom of the two semi-heart shaped pieces of metal are two octagonal holes (one in each piece of metal). There is an axle put through the holes which hold the pulley between the two pieces of metal and let it turn freely. The metal is in poor condition and bears inscription [barely visible], "Rope master K No. 110R Patents Pending". History: the block dates possibly from the time of Andy Devine (World War II period or later). Recently found by 11 year old Brent when he was looking for mushrooms up the Blackwater road above Oberson's.

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987.36.01

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box of potato tags

box of potato tags

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A box of potato tags. The box itself is brown and moldy. The tags inside come in four per row. There are 267 rows and 1068 potato tags. The lid looks like it was attched but then torn off. The tags themselves read "Pemberton Potatoes Grade: Canada No 1 GROWN BY: TEXAS FARMS Net Weight When Packed 100 lbs. SHIPPED BY TEXAS FARMS PEMBERTON, B.C.

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017.08.01

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First Prize Ribbons

First Prize Ribbons

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This is a collection of first prize ribbons mounted on cardboard back and sheathed in a plastic covering. The first two read "B.C. 14th Annual Potato and Vegetable Show" - 1st and 2nd Prize ribbons from 1954, New Westminster B.C. The third ribbon reads "Royal Winter Fair 1954 - Seeds - 2nd Prize". The last two read "Royal Agricultural Winter Fair - Vegetables - 3rd and 4th prize - 1973-1974". There is also a typed tag mounted on the plastic sheath that reads "Russet Burbank - Edmond Ronayne". This is from a collection of agricultural awards, ribbons and trophies received from Rosemary Walden that belonged to her uncle Edmond Oswald Ronayne, her father's first cousin.

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018.06.16

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