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adding machine

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact6705
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.119.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.119.1
Description
Adding machine, "Burroughs", No. 9 168098. Patented April 7, 1909. Class 1, model 9 bookkeeping machine, made 1911-1913
Object History
William Burroughs received a patent for an adding machine in August 1888. His company soon became the largest manufacturer of adding machines in the world, selling over a million machines by 1926. The machines quickly became a common piece of equipment in banks and offices in the early 1900s. The machine automated the work of clerks, allowing them to process work in less time, and with more accuracy.
Maker
Burroughs Adding Machine Company
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
Michigan
Site/City Made
Detroit
Patent Date
1909
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact4279
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.44.173
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.44.173
Description
Sell More Bread - Advertisement Flyer -- [192-?]. Advertising flyer for artistic cards promoting bread. The cards are supposed to inform the public that bread is the ideal food. The cards are produced by "The British Baker" at 38 Shoe Lane, London England. The flyer states that six of the cards can be purchased at 5/-. The flyer measures 21.5cm x 28.5cm.
Colour
Beige
Title
Sell More Bread
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Flyer
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact6658
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.99.3
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.99.3
Description
Advertising Card -- [195-?]. Card for H.B. MacLean displaying his qualifications as a Handwriting Expert. The card states that H.B. MacLean was the Author of The MacLean Method of Writing. On the left side of the card is a photograph of H.B. MacLean.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Cards
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Education
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact36702
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.9.21
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.9.21
Description
Your Health Comes First - Advertisement -- [192-?]. Advertisement from David Spencer Limited regarding their Health Food Booth and New Health Food Department. The Health Food Department featured food served at Battle Creek Sanitarium, enabling the customer to practice scientific eating in their own home. The advertisement measures 14.5cm x 8cm.
Object History
Donor inherited object from the estate of his father, Dr. Stanley H. Sievenpiper.
Colour
Yellow
Maker
David Spencer Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Name Access
David Spencer Limited
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact38639
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV997.47.5
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV997.47.5
Description
Robertson's Chocolates - Advertising Card. Advertising card for Robertson's Chocolates. Black and white photograph of two children at a small table sampling chocolates. There is a small dog standing on the table. There is a caption at the bottom of the photograph "Where Do I Come In?". The clothing of the children has been colour tinted with a light blue. On the back of the card is "Rotary Photo. England" and pencilled in is "$3.00 FC Mar 7391". The card measures 8.5cm x 13.5cm.
Object History
Donor purchased objects from various collectors and antique retailers between 1993 and 1997.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Labels
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40335
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5834.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5834.1
Description
Pacific Photo Finishers - Advertisement card. Small card advertising for the Pacific Photo Finishers on 203 Pacific Ave. The card advertises that they sell films and Kodaks. There is a small photograph of cameras and accessories on the left side of the card.
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Flyer
Photographic Tools and Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40534
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5877.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5877.1
Description
Anticipating the Modern Trend - leaflet. Advertising leaflet for the Easy Washing Machine Company Limited at 187 Geary Avenue, Toronto Ontario. The leaflet advertises seven new washers and irons. The front cover has a small illustration of a man in a tuxedo and a red haired lady in an evening dress. The leaflet was made for The T. Eaton Company Limited in Winnipeg Canada and was lithographed in Canada. The leaflet measures 8cm x 15.5cm when folded close.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Leaflets
Maintenance Tools and Equipment
Maintenance Tools and Equipment - Washing Machine
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement; blotter

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40410
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5851.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5851.1
Description
Mission Garage - Advertisement Blotter. Advertisment card for the Mission Garage at 3959 Hastings Street Vancouver, run by E. Furer. (Although the address on the card says Vancouver, it is actually in Burnaby, part of the Vancouver Heights community.) The front of the card has an illustration of an automobile accident. There is a caption at the top of the card "You're Under Arrest!" and another caption on the side of the card "Don't Face Arrest Because of Faulty Brakes...". The reverse side of the card has pink construction paper which has been used as an ink blotter.
Subjects
Written Communication Tools and Equipment
Written Communication Tools and Equipment - Blotter
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement; blotter

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40411
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5852.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5852.1
Description
A.D. Hewitt Company - Advertisment Blotter. Advertisement card for A.D.Hewitt Company, a decal company in Vancouver BC. The card promotes Name Plates, Truck Lettering, Window and Door Lettering among other serives. The back of the card has been used as an ink blotter.
Subjects
Written Communication Tools and Equipment
Written Communication Tools and Equipment - Blotter
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement; blotter

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40412
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5853.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5853.1
Description
Hobson, Christie & Company - Advertisement Blotter. Advertisement card for Hobson, Christie & Company Limited Insurance at 163 W.Hastings Street Vancouver. The company supplies insurance for fire, automobile, casualty and inland marine. The back side of the card has been used as an ink blotter.
Subjects
Written Communication Tools and Equipment
Written Communication Tools and Equipment - Blotter
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement; blotter

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40416
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5857.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5857.1
Description
The Dominion Fire Insurance - Advertisement Blotter. Advertising card for The Dominion Fire Insurance Company. The card has the Dominion of Canada coat of arms on the front, flanked by two flags: the Union Jack and what appears to be the Canadian Red Ensign Flag. The front of the card has been stamped with "Alex. Inch Real Estate Agency" and below that is "Phone GL en. 0881 -- 3870 E. Hastings St." The back of the card has been slightly used as an ink blotter but is in very good condition.
Subjects
Written Communication Tools and Equipment
Written Communication Tools and Equipment - Blotter
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement; blotter

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40417
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5858.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5858.1
Description
Marpole Coal Company - Advertisement Blotter. Advertisement card for the Marpole Coal Company Limited at 1001 Main Street Vancouver B.C. The card also lists other locations in Nanaimo-Wellington, Comox, Stoker, Canmore Briquettes, McLeod River and Midland. There is a small illustration of an Aboriginal man on the front. The back of the card has been used as an ink blotter.
Subjects
Written Communication Tools and Equipment
Written Communication Tools and Equipment - Blotter
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement; blotter

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40418
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5859.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5859.1
Description
New Books for the New Year - Advertisement Blotter. Advertising card for The Clarke & Stuart Company Limited on Seymour Street, Vancouver B.C. The card advertises day books, journals, ledgers, record columnar books, and trial balance books. At the top of the card is "This Blots Both Sides". The card was intended as an ink blotter but is in good condition with no ink.
Subjects
Written Communication Tools and Equipment
Written Communication Tools and Equipment - Blotter
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Business Cards
Record Type
Artifact
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advertisement card

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact14664
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV984.37.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV984.37.1
Description
advertisement card; cardboard countertop advertisement card for "WAMPOLE'S / EXTRACT OF COD LIVER". There is a cardboard easel stand on the back of the card for support. Advertisement is printed in colour and features a large image of the product box, along with an illustration of a child being weighed by a pharmacist while her mother looks on. The child is holding a carton of Wampole's.
Category
06.Tools & Equipment for Communication
Classification
Advertising Media
Subjects
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Record Type
Artifact
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advertising card

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact17835
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV978.17.4
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV978.17.4
Description
Cynthia - Advertising card -- [1916]. Advertising card for Fletcher Brothers Limited. On the front of the card is a coloured picture of a women named Cynthia. Inside on the left is a calendar for December 1916, buff-coloured; coloured picture of woman on front, head and shoulders view, wearing hat and large rose on front of gown, pale green border, "CYNTHIA" below, and at bottom, "Have you looked inside?"; inside is calendar for December 1916 and ad copy for Edisons, available at Fletcher Bros., Vancouver
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Flyer
Record Type
Artifact
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advertising cards

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40539
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5882.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5882.1
Description
Two photo album pages made out of black cardstock, and seven business cards, advertising for various Vancouver businesses.
Record Type
Artifact
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advertising flyer

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact1787
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.1
Description
Meat Specials! - Advertising flyer. Produced for Mayflower Meat Market, Douglas Road and Edmonds Street, Phone 152
Object History
Donor owned the Mayflower Meat Market.
Maker
Royal Press
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
New Westminster
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Flyer
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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advertising flyer

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact1788
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.2
Description
Depednable Quality Plus Real Economy - Advertising flyer. Produced for for Mayflower Meat Market, Edmonds Street at Douglas Road; Phone 152
Object History
Donor owned the Mayflower Meat Market on Grandview-Douglas Highway.
Country Made
Canada
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Flyer
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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advertising flyer

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact1789
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.3
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.3
Description
Mayflower Meat Market - Advertising flyer. Produced for Mayflower Meat Market, Douglas Road and Edmonds Street; Phone 152
Object History
Donor owned the Mayflower Meat Market.
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Flyer
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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advertising flyer

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact1790
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.4
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.105.4
Description
Beef, Nutritious, Delicious! - Advertising flyer. Produced for the Mayflower Meat Market, Edmonds Street at Douglas Road; phone 152
Object History
Donor owned the Mayflower Meat Market.
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Flyer
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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