836 records – page 1 of 42.

alcohol burner

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact2528
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.157.35
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.157.35
Description
Clear glass alcohol burner or spirit lamp, with glass lid/snuffer and wick. Lid has some brown burn discolouration. No contents. Label on bottom "W. BOOTE / & SONS LTD. / E 06283".
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label on bottom of burner reads: "W. BOOTE / & SONS LTD. / E 06283"
Measurements
Approx. H: 10 cm (with lid) x W: 9 cm ( widest part of burner)
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
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alcohol burner

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact8884
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.1331.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.1331.1
Description
Clear glass alcohol burner or spirit lamp, with glass lid/snuffer and wick. Metal wick support has some green discolouration. No contents.
Reference
https://www.mccrone.com/mm/how-to-makemodify-and-use-an-alcohol-lamp/
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
No label or visible markings
Measurements
approx: Dia.: 2.5 cm x H: 7 cm
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
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atomizer bulb set with box

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact20898
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.14.49
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.14.49
Description
Black rubber atomizer bulb with rectangular maroon-coloured cardboard box. Box has flap closures at both ends with identical commercial paper labels indicating contents as: "De Vilbiss / No. 1 / [graphic of product] / THE DeVILBISS MFG. CO., LIMITED / WINDSOR, ONTARIO / Bulb Set". One of the lid labels has "LM/50" written in pencil on the left-hand side.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Lids on both ends have identical commercial paper label indicating contents as "De Vilbiss / No. 1 / [graphic of product] / THE DeVILBISS MFG. CO., LIMITED / WINDSOR, ONTARIO / Bulb Set". One of the lid labels has "LM/50" written in pencil on the left-hand side.
Measurements
Atomizer; bulb only: 7.5 cm length x 4.5 cm diameter Total Atomizer length, including hose 16.5 cm Box: 5 cm width x 16.5 cm length
Maker
DeVilbiss Manufacturing Company, Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Windsor
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
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Aventis Biotech Challenge at BCIT

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivephoto96642
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2001]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : col.
Scope and Content
Photograph of high school student Sophie Lee holding up a slug balanced on a test tube during the Aventis Biotech Challenge at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2001]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Record No.
535-2264
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 high school student Sophie Lee holding up a slug balanced on a test tube during the Aventis Biotech Challenge at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Photographer
Bartel, Mario
Subjects
Persons - Students
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Names
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Notes
Title based on caption
Collected by editorial for use in an April 2001 issue of the Burnaby NewsLeader
Caption from metadata: "Sophie Lee, a student at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School in Vancouver, keeps her eyes on a slug balanced on a test tube of slug slime. Sophie and her lab partner, Iris Liu, were studying the sticky properties of slug slime for the Aventis Biotech Challenge, at BCIT. The Challenge is held to generate interest in biotechnology amongst budding scientists from area high schools, who work on their projects under the guidance of expert biotechnologists."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby - Willingdon Avenue
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
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bag of corks

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact1328
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.37.106
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.37.106
Description
Beige, flour sack-type cloth bag filled with unused corks. Open at top. Stitching along sides. Some stains on cloth.
Object History
This item originates from the Central Park Pharmacy in Burnaby.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
no label found
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Central Park Pharmacy
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Central Park
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
Record Type
Artifact
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ball of string

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24945
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1443
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1443
Description
Ball of string, looks like natural fibres, tan in color with some green discoloration. Most likely mechanically rolled. Artifact is first item on left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
7cm height x 7cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bamboo

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24554
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1050
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1050
Description
Piece of bamboo in dark brown colour. Split on one side.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company", Victoria, B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
No labels attached to item
Measurements
18cm height x 7 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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BaroMedical Hyperbaric Oxygen Clinic

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivephoto95874
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2000]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
2 photographs (tiff) : col.
Scope and Content
File contains photographs of technicians demonstrating hyperbaric chambers at BaroMedical Hyperbaric Oxygen Clinic.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2000]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
File
Record No.
535-1674
Accession Number
2018-12
Physical Description
2 photographs (tiff) : col.
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File contains photographs of technicians demonstrating hyperbaric chambers at BaroMedical Hyperbaric Oxygen Clinic.
Photographer
Bartel, Mario
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Notes
Title based on caption
Collected by editorial for use in a November 2000 issue of the Burnaby NewsLeader
Caption from metadata for 535-1674-1: "Svejtlana Ruzic, a hyperbaric technician at BaroMedical, in one of the the clinic's freestanding hyperbaric chambers."
Caption from metadata for 535-1674-2: "Dijana Horgas and Svjetlana Ruzic, hyperbaric technicians at BaroMedical, demonstrate how technicians are able to communicate with the patient while the patient is undergoing treatment in a hyperbaric chamber."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7850 6th Street
Burnaby - 6th Street
Planning Study Area
Second Street Area
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barometer

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact90178
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV019.8.16
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV019.8.16
Description
barometer; aneroid barometer secured to a carved wood plaque; barometer has a calibrated dial to indicate air pressure; text on dial reads: "VERY DRY", "FAIR", "CHANGE", "RAIN", and "STORMY"; flat metal loop at top of wood plaque for hanging. Dark stained carved wood decorative scroll with finial; has detached from base plaque.
Object History
Object used in the Love Farmhouse, currently on site at Burnaby Village Museum.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Parker, Albert "Bert"
Parker, Elsie Roberta
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7651 Cumberland Street
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Record Type
Artifact
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Battle Bot

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivephoto96380
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2004]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : col.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Cariboo Hill Secondary School students Mike Johnson, Tim Jackson, and Terry Lim posing with the "Battle Bot" robot they built as part of a competitive physics project.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[2004]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Record No.
535-2050
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 Cariboo Hill Secondary School students Mike Johnson, Tim Jackson, and Terry Lim posing with the "Battle Bot" robot they built as part of a competitive physics project.
Photographer
Bartel, Mario
Subjects
Persons - Students
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Names
Cariboo Hill Secondary School
Notes
Title based on caption
Collected by editorial for use in a February 2004 issue of the Burnaby NewsLeader
Caption from metadata: "Mike Johnson, Tim Jackson and Terry Lim made it to the finals with the battle-bot they built as a "competitive physics" project at Cariboo Hill Secondary School."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 8580 16th Avenue
Burnaby - 16th Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
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beaker

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact21144
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.33.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.33.1
Description
beaker; small, clear glass laboratory beaker with pedestal base and pouring spout.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E - - Labware
Measurements
Approx. H: 5.8 cm
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24711
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1208
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1208
Description
Tin, has Chinese characters on it
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
25cm height x 17cm width x 15cm depth
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24713
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1210
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1210
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to mean "ground" "ripe grain" "root". When adjusted for English translation, "Root of Twelve stamen Melastoma Dodecandrum Lour". Uses in Chinese medicine: Bitter, slightly sweet, neutral. For liver, spleen and lung meridians. Action: Promote blood circulation, stop bleeding, eliminate dampness and remove toxicity. Indications: Scrofula, toothache, dysentery, leucorrhea, uterine bleeding, abdominal pain after delivery, dysmenorrhea."
Measurements
25cm height x 17cm width x 15cm depth
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24714
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1211
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1211
Description
Cube-shaped silver-coloured bin. Badly damaged paper label featuring Chinese characters on the front. Well used. One handle at top. One metal groove down the front.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on bin translate to the herb "Spanish Needles" which is extensively used to treat bacterial Infections.
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24716
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1213
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1213
Description
Cube-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Badly damaged paper label featuring Chinese characters on the front. Well used. Two handles at top. Two metal grooves down the front.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters present (indistinguishable)
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24719
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1216
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1216
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Substantial rust damage. Only one of two metal handles are remaining. Brown paper label featuring 2 hand painted Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Word for word translation of Chinese characters is as follows: ashen or gray, method. This has been altered for English comprehension to "Atractylodes Rhizome". Known as Atractylodes Rhizome, is it is the rhizome of Atractylodes lancea (Thunb.) DC or A. chinensis (DC.) Koidz. It is harvested int he spring and autumn. It is pungent, bitter, and warm, and enters the spleen, lung, and liver meridians. It dries dampness and invigorates spleen, and dispels wind-dampness. It is indicated 1) the syndrome of damp obstruction (dispels damp-turbidity, harmonizes spleen and stomach by invigorating spleen); 2) wind-damp arthralgia.
Measurements
24 cm height x 16 cm length x 14 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24720
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1217
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1217
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Appears well used. Rusty. Brown paper label featuring 3 hand painted Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters present
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm length x 13 cm width
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24722
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1220
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1220
Description
Rectangular metal container. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to "mountain, hill" "thatched(hut) roof", "puncture vine" "a surname" and "mushroom". English translation is "Pseudobulb of Appendiculate Cremastra". Uses in Chinese medicine: Pseudobulb of Appendiculate Cremastra is normally found on the mountains or the humid area around the trees. For example, it could found in Shanxi, Shanxi and Gansu. It has the effect of clearing away heat and toxic materials from your body and reducing swelling. It helps with sore throat and dispel toxic gas induced by insects and snake bite.
Measurements
25cm height x 17cm width x 15cm depth
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24723
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1221
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1221
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Rusty, Dented on the side. Small metal handle either side. Large brown paper label featuring hand painted Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Word for word translation of Chinese characters is as follows: [surname]; wood; sappan wood. When adjusted for English comprehension, label means "Sappan Wood". Sappan Wood comes from the trunk of Caesalpinia sappan. Tastes sweet, salty, and hot. Prescribed for heart and liver meridian and to promote circulation of blood, restore menstrual flow, and for healing, to treat Injuries, bruises, fracture, stasis pain, blood stasis, sore, infections, etc.
Measurements
24 cm height x 16 cm length x 14 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24725
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1223
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1223
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Small metal handle either side. Brown paper label featuring hand painted Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
24 cm height x 16 cm length x 14 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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