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tool

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact44875
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.57.26
Description
Tool, stone, thin and flat; possibly slate. Slightly tapered rectangle shape; narrow sides broken off.
Object History
Ground Slate knives are associated with fish processing
The donor inherited this artifact from his mother, Katherine Maude (Kitty) Peers, who inherited them from her father, Louis Claude Hill. The artifacts were found on his farm at Douglas Road and Sperling Avenue (now site of Burnaby Village Museum).
Marpole Culture (400BC - 400AD) or Gulf of Georgia Culture (400 AD – 1800); Essentially these archaeological materials date to the last 2400 years
Subjects
Persons
Indigenous peoples - British Columbia
Archeological Specimen
Name Access
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Geographic Access
Burnaby Village Museum
Brookfield Farm
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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tool or projectile point

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact44877
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.57.28
Description
Ground stone point; broken end
Object History
The donor inherited this artifact from his mother, Katherine Maude (Kitty) Peers, who inherited them from her father, Louis Claude Hill. The artifacts were found on his farm at Douglas Road and Sperling Avenue (now site of Burnaby Village Museum).
Culture Phase: Locarno Beach phase (3520-2200 Before Present)
Subjects
Persons
Indigenous peoples - British Columbia
Armament
Archeological Specimen
Name Access
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Geographic Access
Burnaby Village Museum
Brookfield Farm
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
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Documents
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tray

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact87627
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV017.12.1
Description
tray; a First Nations made, basketry tray; low sides and two raised handles opposite each other; decorative star or flower pattern woven into the bottom in varying shades of brown; multiple areas of loss around outer sides of rim.
Object History
The tray and two baskets (see BV017.11.3 and BV017.11.4) were acquired by the donor's grandparents, Matilda and Robert William Handel, when they were living in North Vancouver. They were made by one of the local First Nations weavers, name unknown.
Measurements
Approx. Dia.: 43 cm
Subjects
Persons
Indigenous peoples - British Columbia
Container
Container - Baskets
Record Type
Artifact
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weight

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact44855
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.57.3
Description
Net weight, round, stone, doughnut-shaped with hole in the middle.
Object History
The donor inherited this artifact from his mother, Katherine Maude (Kitty) Peers, who inherited them from her father, Louis Claude Hill. The artifacts were found on his farm at Douglas Road and Sperling Avenue (now site of Burnaby Village Museum).
Subjects
Persons
Indigenous peoples - British Columbia
Weights and Measurements Tools and Equipment
Archeological Specimen
Name Access
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Geographic Access
Burnaby Village Museum
Brookfield Farm
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Documents
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weight

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact44856
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.57.4
Description
Net weight, round, stone, doughnut-shaped with hole in the middle. Made of volcanic stone.
Object History
The donor inherited this artifact from his mother, Katherine Maude (Kitty) Peers, who inherited them from her father, Louis Claude Hill. The artifacts were found on his farm at Douglas Road and Sperling Avenue (now site of Burnaby Village Museum).
Subjects
Persons
Indigenous peoples - British Columbia
Weights and Measurements Tools and Equipment
Archeological Specimen
Name Access
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Geographic Access
Burnaby Village Museum
Brookfield Farm
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Documents
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work basket

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact27528
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV974.119.2
Description
Rectangular coiled cedar root basket with cedar slat foundation and remnants of a loopwork rim. The shiny appearance of this grass suggests it is canary grass. Black dyed and red cherry bark are used for the zigzag designs. Coast Salish: Sḵwx̱wú7mesh?
Object History
The donor reported that the baskets were traded in the early 1920s for clothes by the donor's mother, who lived in North Vancouver. Her mother told her the "Capilano Indians" used to go door to door with their baskets in North Vancouver.
Zig zags are sometimes referred to as lightening or snake tracks.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Culture
Sḵwx̱wú7mesh
Subjects
Persons
Indigenous peoples - British Columbia
Container
Container - Baskets
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Documents
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Album page

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact90790
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.54.768
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.54.768
Description
Album page with flyer - double sided, blue and black ink on front, for presentation of "feux-follets / canada's folk ensemble / ensemble folklorique du canada"; clipping from The Columbian for Saturday, September 25, 1971: "The Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee…presents "Feux Follets"...Burnaby Central Senior Secondary School"; clipping from The Vancouver Sun for Saturday, October 9, 1971, with illustration of indigenous people dressed in traditional cosutmes, text reads: "The Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee…presents 'Feux-Follets...Burnaby Central Senior Secondary School'".
Object History
Album page 240 from Don Copan album/scrapbook for Burnaby Centennial '71 celebrations
Don Copan was an active member of the Burnaby Centennial ’71 Committee and later became the founding President of the Century Park Museum Association. While a member of the Burnaby Centennial ’71 Committee, Don created a scrapbook album of photographs and ephemera documenting the Burnaby Centennial ’71 Committee’s involvement in celebrating British Columbia’s Centenary of Confederation between January and December 1971 including Burnaby’s Commemorative Project – Heritage Village (Burnaby Village Museum).
Reference
Photographs from the Don Copan scrapbook/album are described as part of the Donald Copan collection - Copan Album series
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Clipping, Newspaper
Serial
Subjects
Celebrations - Centennials
Documentary Artifacts - Newspapers
Performances
Performances - Dramatic Performances
Name Access
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee
Record Type
Artifact
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