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T-Auger

T-Auger

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T-Auger. Used for barns and bridges. From the Harold Wyatt-Purden farm. Condition of wooden handle is poor.

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Accession #:

010.16.12

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Gramophone and Four Records

Gramophone and Four Records

Description:

a) This is a large wooden grammophone that originally belonged to George Walker. It has a lifting lid and two cupboard compartments in the front, one for a speaker and one for holding records, and one on the right side for the winding handle. The record player is beneath the top lid and still spins though it quickly slows down. b) this is a small red record with the maker's mark Columbia Records, "Playtime - Noah's Ark - Part 1" c) this is a black record with the maker's mark RCA Victor, "Jolly Lumberjack Polka" d) this is a black record with the maker's mark RCA Victor, His Master's Voice Victor, "Creole Love Call", Duke Wellington and his Orchestra e) this is a black record with the maker's mark Quality Records, "Lily of Lagua", Eddie "Piano" Miller

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Accession #:

015.15.02abcde

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library sign

library sign

Description:

This is the original Pemberton Public Library sign from the old library building in the 1970s. It is hand carved and made of wood with a black metal trim.

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Accession #:

015.11.01

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Wooden Picture Frame & Two Photos

Wooden Picture Frame & Two Photos

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a) this is a wooden picture frame with decorative black pearling around the inner edge. It has a darker stain around the outside rim and a wire along the back for hanging. b) this is a photograph of a young girl standing by herself, the photo is a sepia toned colour and she has no expression c) this is a photograph of a couple posing together, the man sitting looking into the camera and the woman positioned silghtly above looking down at him. The photo is a handpainted black and white portrait but there is a faint blueish tint due to sun exposure. The photo appears to be an engagement or wedding photo due to the gold wedding bands in the image. d) this is a concave clear glass covering for the picture frame.

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Accession #:

015.15.01abcd

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Wood Carving

Wood Carving

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This is a wood carving by Tyrone Joseph of Mt Currie made in the late 70s. It depicts a bear eating a fish on top and a mans face on the bottom. "Bear, Fish, Figure.". A piece on the back broke off but it has been glued.

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Accession #:

016.05.02

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Cloths Wringer

Cloths Wringer

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A wood and metal clothes wringer with rubber rollers. On the top of frame it read "LOOSEN PRESSURE SCREWS WHEN NOT IN USE" on both sides. On the top of the front side it reads "N0" on one side and "11" on the other. Below that, on a faded red painted bar is written in very faded black lettering is WARRENTY. Below that on a bar, is written "BEST QUALITY STEEL SPRING". Written on the large board under the rollers is "IMPROVED GUIDE BOARD FOR SPREADING THE CLOTHES; DOWSWELL, LEES & Co. LIMITED HAMILTON, CANADA". The back is identical but instead of the board under the rollers there is a ramp that has "WRINGES LAST LONGER AND WORK BETTER IF CLOTHS ARE EVENLY SPREAD AND NOT BUNCHED OR TWISTED WHEN PASSING THROUGH THE ROLLS. ALWAYS REMOVE PRESSURE FROM ROLLS BY RELEASING TOP SCREWS WHEN NOT IN USE KEEP BEARINGS WELL LUBRICATED. OIL INJURES THE RUBBER." written on top, on the reverse side it reads "IMPROVED SURE GRIP CLAMPS WILL FIT ANNIZED IRON FIBRE OR WOODEN TUBS". There is a metal handle with wooden hand grip; rusted screws to attach wringer to tub; wooden guide board and two composition rollers; rusted metal tension screws.

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Accession #:

018.03.01

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Wooden Barbeque Device

Wooden Barbeque Device

Description:

This is a wooden barbeque device. Also known as "Kw'elten" in Lil'wat language. This item is used to fire roast fish. The stick is made from cedar.

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Accession #:

988.24.03

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Childs Hand Sleigh

Childs Hand Sleigh

Description:

This is a child's hand sleigh. A sled made out of metal and wood and painted with "Streamline". It has a twine rope attached for pulling. It appears to be in very good condition.

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Accession #:

986.04.01

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Wooden Sanding Block

Wooden Sanding Block

Description:

A wooden sanding block. Found in a shed in Mt.Currie behind the house that Klay was renting.

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Accession #:

018.01.01

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Cyclone Seed Sower

Cyclone Seed Sower

Description:

On the top is attached a stained canvas bag with a red square outline printed on it, inside the out line are the words ""CYCLONE" SEED SOWER PATENDED MADE AT URBANA INDIANA U.S.A" The bottom is a faded red wooden frame and rusted gears, plate and handle. Found in a shed in Mt.Currie behind the house that Klay was renting.

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Accession #:

018.01.05

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Ice Cream Maker Top

Ice Cream Maker Top

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a) A very rusted ice cream maker crank the cog is loose and there are pieces missing. b) The mixing attachment for the maker. It is tarnished and one of the wooden paddles is missing. Found in a shed in Mt.Currie behind the house that Klay was renting.

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Accession #:

018.01.06

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Shoe Brush

Shoe Brush

Description:

A shoe brush with a ovoid wood handle and black bristles most likely boar. Found in a shed in Mt.Currie behind the house that Klay was renting.

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Accession #:

018.01.12

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Shoe Brush

Shoe Brush

Description:

A shoe brush with a rectangular wood handle with rounded ends and long red brown bristles. Found in a shed in Mt.Currie behind the house that Klay was renting.

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Accession #:

018.01.13

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Edgerite No.5 Hand Plane

Edgerite No.5 Hand Plane

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A rusted plane that has " No 5" embossed on the top of the toe. On the top of the iron near the handle "edgerite" written on top of an anvil is stamped. Edgerite was a brand from Eaton's department stores in the west of Canada. The wood back handle is split and loose. Found in a shed in Mt.Currie behind the house that Klay was renting.

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Accession #:

018.01.15

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Framed and mounted image of Valleau Skyline operation

Framed and mounted image of Valleau Skyline operation

Description:

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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Accession #:

014.26.13

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