55 records – page 1 of 3.

Adminstrative agreement between B.C. Board of Parole and B.C. Corrections Branch

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16690
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1981
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
13 p.
Scope and Content
Item consists of a copy of "ADMINISTRATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE B.C. BOARD OF PAROLE AND THE B.C. CORRECTIONS BRANCH" including a Memorandum of Understanding signed by Mr. John Konrad, Chairman B.C. Board of Parole; Mr. Bernard Robinson, Commissioner B.C. Corrections Branch, March 11, 1981. The t…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
1981
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
13 p.
Accession Code
BV991.45.242
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Item consists of a copy of "ADMINISTRATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE B.C. BOARD OF PAROLE AND THE B.C. CORRECTIONS BRANCH" including a Memorandum of Understanding signed by Mr. John Konrad, Chairman B.C. Board of Parole; Mr. Bernard Robinson, Commissioner B.C. Corrections Branch, March 11, 1981. The thirteen page agreement is divided into seven sections and includes a Table of Contents.
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Public Services - Policing
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
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Alison Grainger-Brown

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivephoto97252
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2000]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : col.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Alison Grainger-Brown, the volunteer coordinator at the BC Correction Facility for Women, speaking to an unidentified woman next to a car on a street.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2000]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Record No.
535-2660
Accession Number
2018-12
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : col.
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Alison Grainger-Brown, the volunteer coordinator at the BC Correction Facility for Women, speaking to an unidentified woman next to a car on a street.
Photographer
Bartel, Mario
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Notes
Title based on caption
Collected by editorial for use in an August 2000 issue of the Burnaby NewsLeader
Caption from metadata: "Alison Grainger-Brown, the volunteer co-ordinator at the BC Correction Facility for Women, also escorts prisoners into the community as part of a re-integration program."
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B.C. parole policy and procedures

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16668
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1980-1982]
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of copies of excerpts from "B.C. Parole Policy and Procedures"; with memo to adult probation officer-parole coordinators re: copies of parole forms to data control, Feb. 1, 1982; and blank form on statement of parole applicant along some handwritten notes.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
[1980-1982]
Description Level
File
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Material Details
File enclosed in black duotang folder
Accession Code
BV991.45.172
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File consists of copies of excerpts from "B.C. Parole Policy and Procedures"; with memo to adult probation officer-parole coordinators re: copies of parole forms to data control, Feb. 1, 1982; and blank form on statement of parole applicant along some handwritten notes.
Creator
Redding, M.E.
B.C. Board of Parole
Publisher
B.C. Board of Parole
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Public Services - Policing
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of file
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British Columbia Gaol Service Uniform Specifications and Scale of Issue

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16700
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[198-]
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
16 p.
Scope and Content
Item consists of a sixteen page document titled "BRITISH COLUMBIA GAOL SERVICE / UNIFORM SPECIFICATIONS AND SCALE OF ISSUES". Document refers to uniform specifications for staff working at Oakalla Prison.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
[198-]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
16 p.
Material Details
includes 2p. table of contents
Accession Code
BV991.45.612
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Item consists of a sixteen page document titled "BRITISH COLUMBIA GAOL SERVICE / UNIFORM SPECIFICATIONS AND SCALE OF ISSUES". Document refers to uniform specifications for staff working at Oakalla Prison.
Creator
British Columbia Gaol Service
Subjects
Clothing - Uniforms
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Annotations on document in blue ink
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Chubb institutional security equipment catalogue

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16658
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1979-1980
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of photocopied pages of Chubb Security Institutional Security Catalogue along with information sheets. Information within relates to Chubb security equipment used at the Oakalla Prison. Catalogue has been arranged and sectioned into contents titled; "A-Locks; B-Hardware; C-Furniture; …
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
1979-1980
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Accession Code
BV991.45.143
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Item consists of photocopied pages of Chubb Security Institutional Security Catalogue along with information sheets. Information within relates to Chubb security equipment used at the Oakalla Prison. Catalogue has been arranged and sectioned into contents titled; "A-Locks; B-Hardware; C-Furniture; D-Locking Devices and Consoles; E-Doors and Barriers; F-Modular Cells; G-Bullet Resistant Equipment; H-Installations".
Creator
Chubb Industries Limited
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Public Services - Policing
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Arrangement
File of records were removed from black binder where they were originally housed. Printed label on binder read "Don Lebeter"
Notes
Title based on contents of item
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cloth shoulder badge

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact48554
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.32.12
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.32.12
Description
Shoulder patch; brown and gold; crown in centre with gold lettering. Worn by members of the British Columbia Corrections Service
Marks/Labels
"BRITISH COLUMBIA / CORRECTIONS SERVICE", embroidered, yellow
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Correctional
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
British Columbia Corrections Service
Oakalla Prison Farm
Record Type
Artifact
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Corrections standards

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16667
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of copies of records regarding Standards of Correctional Facilties for Juvenile and Adult Containment Facilties including memorandums between D. DeBelle; Ken Nygaard, Facilties Management; A.G. Gilmore, Client co-ordinator Planning and Leasing B.C. Buildings Corporation; meeting minut…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
1978
Description Level
File
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Material Details
File enclosed in brown duotang cover
Accession Code
BV991.45.170
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File consists of copies of records regarding Standards of Correctional Facilties for Juvenile and Adult Containment Facilties including memorandums between D. DeBelle; Ken Nygaard, Facilties Management; A.G. Gilmore, Client co-ordinator Planning and Leasing B.C. Buildings Corporation; meeting minutes re Security Systems and Hardware -- New Westminster Courthouse (April 7, 1978); hardware and furniture catalgues for prisons; prison floor plans for washrooms, dormitories and holding cells along with a series of handwritten notes.
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on cover title
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Facilities program for the Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre : corrections branch Ministry of Attorney - general British Columbia

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16664
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
March 1981
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records (214 p.)
Scope and Content
Item consists of a bound report titled: "Facilities Program", "Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre" "Advance Planning and Research for Architecture for the Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre" "Corrections Branch" "Ministry of Attorney-General British Columbia"; prepared for B.C. Bu…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
March 1981
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records (214 p.)
Material Details
illustrated
Accession Code
BV991.45.166
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Item consists of a bound report titled: "Facilities Program", "Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre" "Advance Planning and Research for Architecture for the Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre" "Corrections Branch" "Ministry of Attorney-General British Columbia"; prepared for B.C. Buildings Corporation by APRA, for March 1981.
Creator
Advanced Planning and Research for Architecture
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
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fork

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact37085
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.527
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.527
Description
This fork is altered by a prisoner to make it a weapon. It was confiscated by prison guards at Oakalla prison. The fork is made of metal. The two middle tines have been broken off and black tape has been wrapped around base of handle.
Object History
Salvaged from Oakalla Prison site, October, 1991.
Marks/Labels
"PROV OF B.C.", stamped into handle of fork
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Correctional
Food Service Tools and Equipment
Armament
Name Access
British Columbia Gaol Service
Oakalla Prison Farm
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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F.R.C.C. job descriptions

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16669
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[198-]
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of copies of various job descriptions for Fraser Regional Correctional Centre including; Control Supervisor; Shift Supervisor; Classification Officer; Living Unit Officer; Records Officer; Transport Officer; Records Clerk; Visiting Officer; Safety-Training Officer and Recreation Progr…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
[198-]
Description Level
File
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Accession Code
BV991.45.173
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File consists of copies of various job descriptions for Fraser Regional Correctional Centre including; Control Supervisor; Shift Supervisor; Classification Officer; Living Unit Officer; Records Officer; Transport Officer; Records Clerk; Visiting Officer; Safety-Training Officer and Recreation Program Supervisor.
Parallel Title
Fraser Regional Correctional Centre job description
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Public Services - Policing
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of file
Pages within file were removed from binder with title "F.R.R.C.C. job descriptions"
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hacksaw blade fragment

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact37084
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.526
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.526
Description
This is a broken length of hacksaw blade confiscated from a prisoner by the guards at Oakalla prison. One end is rounded and has a mounting hole in it. The blade is snapped in the middle.
Object History
Salvaged from Oakalla Prison site, October, 1991.
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Correctional
Armament
Name Access
British Columbia Gaol Service
Oakalla Prison Farm
Record Type
Artifact
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hat badge

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact11404
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3318.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3318.1
Description
Brass hat badge in the shape of the crown. It has two posts with loops soldered to the back to secure it to a uniform hat.
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Correctional
Adornment
Adornment - Hat Badge
Name Access
British Columbia Gaol Service
Oakalla Prison Farm
Record Type
Artifact
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Inmate application form

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumtextualrecord16708
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[198-]
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
4 p.
Scope and Content
Item consists of a blank "Report to British Columbia Board of Parole / Inmate Application form".
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Oakalla Prison collection
Series
Oakalla correctional facility records series
Date
[198-]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
4 p.
Material Details
carbonless copy paper; performated at top; master page in white, copy pages in green, yellow, pink, orange
Accession Code
BV991.45.617
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Item consists of a blank "Report to British Columbia Board of Parole / Inmate Application form".
Creator
Province of British Columbia
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Forms
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Names
Oakalla Prison Farm
Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
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Jail cell bars from first Burnaby jail

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumphoto18450
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1970]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell bars after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell bars were being considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Date
[1970]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Accession Code
BV022.9.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell bars after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell bars were being considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2022-03-15
Photographer
Lott, Richard
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "1st Bby jail bars / & rocks / 1970 / prep for Heritage / Village"
Stamp in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "78IH"
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Jail cell bars from first Burnaby jail

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumphoto18451
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1970]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell bars after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell bars were being considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Date
[1970]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Accession Code
BV022.9.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell bars after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell bars were being considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2022-03-15
Photographer
Lott, Richard
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "1st Bby jail bars & / rocks / 1970 / prep for Heritage / Village"
Stamp in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "78IH"
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Jail cell bars from first Burnaby jail

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumphoto18452
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1970]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell bars after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell bars were being considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Date
[1970]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Accession Code
BV022.9.3
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell bars after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell bars were being considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2022-03-15
Photographer
Lott, Richard
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "1st Bby jail rocks & bars / prep for Heritage / Village /1970"
Stamp in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "78IH"
Images
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Jail cell spring mechanism from first Burnaby jail

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumphoto18454
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1970]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell spring mechanism after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell spring mechanism was considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Date
[1970]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Accession Code
BV022.9.5
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of jail cell spring mechanism after being removed from the former Burnaby jail that was located in the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. The jail cell spring mechanism was considered for Heritage Village that was constructed in 1971.
Subjects
Public Services - Correctional
Buildings - Public - Detention Facilities
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2022-03-15
Photographer
Lott, Richard
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "1st Bby jail / bars/rocks / 1970"
Stamp in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "78IH"
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key

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact34241
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.128
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.128
Description
Padlock key, with white, cardboard tag wired to it.
Object History
This may be the key to the building where members of the Doukhobour community were detained during their protests of the 1950's. Salvaged from Oakalla Prison site in October 1991.
Marks/Labels
"Douhk Hut Storage", written on cardboard tag "MASTER", embossed on side of key
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Correctional
Household Accessory
Name Access
British Columbia Gaol Service
Oakalla Prison Farm
Record Type
Artifact
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knife

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact34177
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.64
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.64
Description
Knife, made by prisoner
Object History
Salvaged from Oakalla Prison site in October 1991
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Correctional
Armament
Name Access
Oakalla Prison Farm
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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knife

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact37091
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.533
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.45.533
Description
This knife has been altered by a prisoner at Oakalla prison to make it a weapon, both edges of the blade have been sharpened. The knife is a prison issue dinner knife.
Object History
Salvaged from Oakalla Prison site, October, 1991.
Marks/Labels
"PROV of B.C.", stamped in handle of knife
Maker
Unknown
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Oakalla Prison
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Correctional
Armament
Name Access
British Columbia Gaol Service
Oakalla Prison Farm
Record Type
Artifact
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