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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV006.7.1
Description
Storage box. Wooden box with slanting top, hinged to open upwards. Lid closes with a clasp. Box is painted black on the outside and is unfinished on the inside and bottom. The box is made from 3/4 inch thick boards. There are two rings at the back edge of the top.
Object History
Collected by Raymond Menah when the Central Park British Columbia Electric Railway Interurban Tram line was shut down in late 1950's. It appears that the box was designed to hang on a wall.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV006.7.1
Description
Storage box. Wooden box with slanting top, hinged to open upwards. Lid closes with a clasp. Box is painted black on the outside and is unfinished on the inside and bottom. The box is made from 3/4 inch thick boards. There are two rings at the back edge of the top.
Object History
Collected by Raymond Menah when the Central Park British Columbia Electric Railway Interurban Tram line was shut down in late 1950's. It appears that the box was designed to hang on a wall.
Subjects
Transportation
Transportation - Public Transit
Transportation - Electric Railroads
Container
Container - Box
Name Access
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Central Park Interurban Line
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Central Park Interurban line - Central Park station
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
X3041
Description
Octagon shaped box of chocolates with a floral pattern and coral trim. On the bottom of the box is the company's logo "Ganong's/ CHOCOLATES/ The Gift of/ Gladness!"
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
X3041
Description
Octagon shaped box of chocolates with a floral pattern and coral trim. On the bottom of the box is the company's logo "Ganong's/ CHOCOLATES/ The Gift of/ Gladness!"
Subjects
Container
Container - Box
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.44.202
Description
Blank Cartridges - Box. Small buff coloured box with red text, for Winchester .22 Blank Cartridges ammunition. The cartridges are marketed as "EXTRA LOUD" and there were 50 cartridges to a box. The cartridges were manufactured by Winchester Repeating Arms Company in New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A.
Object History
Owner worked in theatre including Barekerville (when a museum). Probably for theatrical use.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.44.202
Description
Blank Cartridges - Box. Small buff coloured box with red text, for Winchester .22 Blank Cartridges ammunition. The cartridges are marketed as "EXTRA LOUD" and there were 50 cartridges to a box. The cartridges were manufactured by Winchester Repeating Arms Company in New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A.
Object History
Owner worked in theatre including Barekerville (when a museum). Probably for theatrical use.
Colour
buff
Subjects
Container
Container - Box
Armament
Armament - Munitions
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.31.223
Description
Box. Flat, rectangular, metal box with hinged lid, for cigarettes. Lid is gold in colour with blue border. Upper left corner of lid features a blue circle with raised double portrait of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in profile. Inside of lid has logo of sailor framed by life preserver.
Object History
Donor purchased objects from various collectors and antique retailers.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.31.223
Description
Box. Flat, rectangular, metal box with hinged lid, for cigarettes. Lid is gold in colour with blue border. Upper left corner of lid features a blue circle with raised double portrait of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in profile. Inside of lid has logo of sailor framed by life preserver.
Object History
Donor purchased objects from various collectors and antique retailers.
Marks/Labels
Both sides of lid have "PLAYER'S "MEDIUM"". Lower right of lid "Player's" "NAVY CUT" "CIGARETTES" ""MEDIUM"". Back of lid "MANUFACTURED BY IMPERIAL TOBACCO CO. OF CANADA, LIMITED, MONTREAL, CANADA" "SUCCESSOR TO JOHN PLAYER & SONS, ENGLAND" "CONTAINER MADE IN ENGLAND".
Subjects
Royalty
Product Packaging
Container
Container - Box
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
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