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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV994.41.2
Description
Honour roll; solid wood base with carved maple leaf at top between dates; gold lettering, outlined in black; "1939 1945" / VANCOUVER HEIGHTS / PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH / Roll of honour"; metal hanger at top.
Object History
The object was made by a member of the congregation of the Vancouver Heights Presbyterian Church.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV994.41.2
Description
Honour roll; solid wood base with carved maple leaf at top between dates; gold lettering, outlined in black; "1939 1945" / VANCOUVER HEIGHTS / PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH / Roll of honour"; metal hanger at top.
Object History
The object was made by a member of the congregation of the Vancouver Heights Presbyterian Church.
Subjects
Wars - World War, 1939-1945 - British Columbia - Registers of Dead
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Vancouver Heights Presbyterian Church
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.9
Description
Memorandum from "Office of the A.R.P. Controller" "re: First Aid in Brief"; this was sent "to the Warden, Auxiliary Fire, Engineering and Messenger Services"; c. 1940s; authored by "J. Albuary Clou, Controller"; tyewritten in black ink; paper is yellowed
Object History
Item was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.) in South Burnaby.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.9
Description
Memorandum from "Office of the A.R.P. Controller" "re: First Aid in Brief"; this was sent "to the Warden, Auxiliary Fire, Engineering and Messenger Services"; c. 1940s; authored by "J. Albuary Clou, Controller"; tyewritten in black ink; paper is yellowed
Object History
Item was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.) in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Serial
Title
First Aid Brief
Author
J. Albuary Clou
Publication Date
[194-]
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.12
Description
Mimeographed? list of "Basic Warden Duties", "A.R.P. South Burnaby Division Warden's Service"; c. 1940s
Object History
Item was used by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.12
Description
Mimeographed? list of "Basic Warden Duties", "A.R.P. South Burnaby Division Warden's Service"; c. 1940s
Object History
Item was used by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Correspondence
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.13
Description
Examination, "Post Examination #3"; mimeographed form filled in in pencil by H. Cutress"; c. 1940s; paper is yellowed
Object History
Examination taken by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby. This examination was probably taken as part of his training.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.13
Description
Examination, "Post Examination #3"; mimeographed form filled in in pencil by H. Cutress"; c. 1940s; paper is yellowed
Object History
Examination taken by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby. This examination was probably taken as part of his training.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Examination
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.14
Description
Newsletter, "The Burnaby Warden's Gazette"; editor "J. Allbuary Clou"; c. 1940s; mimeographed page; paper is yellowed
Object History
Newsletter was referred to by Harry Charles Cutress who was a member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.14
Description
Newsletter, "The Burnaby Warden's Gazette"; editor "J. Allbuary Clou"; c. 1940s; mimeographed page; paper is yellowed
Object History
Newsletter was referred to by Harry Charles Cutress who was a member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Serial
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Burnaby
Author
J. Allbuary Glou
Publication Date
[194-]
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.15
Description
"Burnaby Civil Gazette Defence", "Office of the Controller"; "Nov.-Dec. 1943", "Edmonds, B.C."; "Cutress, H." "3724 Rumble St."; paper is yellowed; 2 pages doubled sided; mimeographed
Object History
Newsletter is addressed to Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.15
Description
"Burnaby Civil Gazette Defence", "Office of the Controller"; "Nov.-Dec. 1943", "Edmonds, B.C."; "Cutress, H." "3724 Rumble St."; paper is yellowed; 2 pages doubled sided; mimeographed
Object History
Newsletter is addressed to Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Serial
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Burnaby
Title
Burnaby Civil Defence Gazette
Publication Date
Nov-Dec 1943
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.16
Description
Page, "Burnaby Warden Service" "Syllabus of Training" "Nov. 1/43 - Mar. 30/44"; one page printed both sides
Object History
Syllabus belonged to Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions service in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.16
Description
Page, "Burnaby Warden Service" "Syllabus of Training" "Nov. 1/43 - Mar. 30/44"; one page printed both sides
Object History
Syllabus belonged to Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions service in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Syllabus
Publication Date
November 1-March 30, 1944
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.17
Description
Form, "Warden's Report", "Civil Air Raid Precautions - Canada"; "Air Raid Damage" form filled in by warden "H. Cutress", "Aug 10 42"; pencil notes on reverse side
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.17
Description
Form, "Warden's Report", "Civil Air Raid Precautions - Canada"; "Air Raid Damage" form filled in by warden "H. Cutress", "Aug 10 42"; pencil notes on reverse side
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Administrative Records
Object Term
Report
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.29
Description
Eye protector, plastic or celluloid; stapled across top outer edge is a khaki canvas and on inner edge a strip of white wool? tape; a black tie and snap fastener top are attached at each end of khaki strip; the snap fasten- er bottoms are at each end of the plastic; printed on right, reverse side o…
Object History
Item was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.29
Description
Eye protector, plastic or celluloid; stapled across top outer edge is a khaki canvas and on inner edge a strip of white wool? tape; a black tie and snap fastener top are attached at each end of khaki strip; the snap fasten- er bottoms are at each end of the plastic; printed on right, reverse side of strip is "1948", "M.W.S. LTD." "Canada"; received in BV999.17.30
Object History
Item was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
03. Personal Artifacts
Classification
Personal Gear - - Personal Assistive Artifacts
Object Term
Eyeglasses
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.31
Description
Pamphlet, four pages; "Revised Edition October 15, 1942" "Read Carefully These Instructions About Your Gas Mask" "(The Civilian Respirator)"; "Prepared and Issued by the Office of the Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions, Daly Building, Ottawa, Canada, 1942"
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.31
Description
Pamphlet, four pages; "Revised Edition October 15, 1942" "Read Carefully These Instructions About Your Gas Mask" "(The Civilian Respirator)"; "Prepared and Issued by the Office of the Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions, Daly Building, Ottawa, Canada, 1942"
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Pamphlet, Instruction
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Ottawa
Publication Date
October 15, 1942
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.34
Description
Booklet: "First Aid"; picture on cover of three men attending to man who is lying down; colours are blue, grey, white; hand-stamped in red on right side "E.A. Gledhill, Agent" "Pr---" (rest of stamp is over dark blue area); "Published by The Prudential Insurance Company of America"; pages include b…
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.34
Description
Booklet: "First Aid"; picture on cover of three men attending to man who is lying down; colours are blue, grey, white; hand-stamped in red on right side "E.A. Gledhill, Agent" "Pr---" (rest of stamp is over dark blue area); "Published by The Prudential Insurance Company of America"; pages include black and white photographs
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Book, Instruction
Maker
The Prudential Insurance Company of America
Country Made
Canada
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.35
Description
Booklet: "First Aid to the Injured"; black cover, silver printing; picture of St. John Ambulance Association insignia; "Issued by The Department of Militia and Defence" "Canada"; 1915, reprint 1917; with loose pages
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.35
Description
Booklet: "First Aid to the Injured"; black cover, silver printing; picture of St. John Ambulance Association insignia; "Issued by The Department of Militia and Defence" "Canada"; 1915, reprint 1917; with loose pages
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Book, Instruction
Maker
The St. John Ambulance Association
Country Made
England
Site/City Made
London
Title
First Aid to the Injured
Publication Date
1917
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.67.14
Description
Printing block; zinc or lead material mounted on wooden block with engraved metal stamp face; "CANADA CIVIL DEFENCE", crown and maple leaf design
Object History
Object used at the City of Burnaby print shop. Letterpress printing blocks were used by the print shop to create custom stationary.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.67.14
Description
Printing block; zinc or lead material mounted on wooden block with engraved metal stamp face; "CANADA CIVIL DEFENCE", crown and maple leaf design
Object History
Object used at the City of Burnaby print shop. Letterpress printing blocks were used by the print shop to create custom stationary.
Category
06.Tools & Equipment for Communication
Classification
Printing T&E - - Graphic Equipment
Object Term
Surface, Printing
Marks/Labels
CANADA CIVIL DEFENSE
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
City of Burnaby
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.19
Description
Armband. White canvas with "ARP" stamped in blue. ARP = Air Raid Precautions. WWII Civilian defence group.
Object History
The ARP armband belonged to Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions. The Burnaby ARP wore armbands such as these.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.19
Description
Armband. White canvas with "ARP" stamped in blue. ARP = Air Raid Precautions. WWII Civilian defence group.
Object History
The ARP armband belonged to Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions. The Burnaby ARP wore armbands such as these.
Reference
See City of Burnaby Archives photograph 028-001 "Burnaby Air Raid Patrol"
Category
03. Personal Artifacts
Classification
Clothing - - Clothing Accessories
Object Term
Insignia
Marks/Labels
"ARP" stamped in blue.
Subjects
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Armbands
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.32
Description
Table of War Gases - Booklet -- [1942]. Short informative booklet about war gases, how to recognize them, what to do when gassed and first aid treatment. The booklet was compiled by the Scientific Adviser on Chemical Warfare for the Office of the Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions in accordance…
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.32
Description
Table of War Gases - Booklet -- [1942]. Short informative booklet about war gases, how to recognize them, what to do when gassed and first aid treatment. The booklet was compiled by the Scientific Adviser on Chemical Warfare for the Office of the Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions in accordance with the Minister of Pensions and National Health. The pamphlet was printed by Edmond Cloutier "Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty" in 1942. The booklet measures 13cm x 21.5cm.
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Charles Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Book, Instruction
Measurements
13cm x 21.5cm.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Ottawa
Author
Compiled by I.M. Rabinowitch (Scientific Advisor on Chemical Warfare, Office of the Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions.
Publication Date
1942
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Booklets
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV008.34.2
Description
Order of Service - Program -- [1945]. Program for the Order of Service at the Dedication of the Roll of Honour at the East Burnaby United Church on Sunday November 11th, 1945. The program includes the names on the Roll of Honour.
Object History
Artifact from the offices of the East Burnaby United Church, previously the East Burnaby Methodist Church. Founded [1904] and closed 2008
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV008.34.2
Description
Order of Service - Program -- [1945]. Program for the Order of Service at the Dedication of the Roll of Honour at the East Burnaby United Church on Sunday November 11th, 1945. The program includes the names on the Roll of Honour.
Object History
Artifact from the offices of the East Burnaby United Church, previously the East Burnaby Methodist Church. Founded [1904] and closed 2008
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Program
Maker
South Burnaby Press
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
BC
Site/City Made
New Westminster
Subjects
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Wars - World War, 1939-1945 - British Columbia - Registers of Dead
Buildings - Religious - Churches
Name Access
East Burnaby Methodist Church (1904-1925)
East Burnaby United Church (1925-2008)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.33
Description
Air Raid Precautions for Animals - Booklet -- [1942]. Booklet 5, part of the Air Raid Precautions House Hold Series; 23 p.; stapled spine. The booklet provides information on what to expect if an air raid occurs and how to care for both urban and agricultural animals during an attack. The booklet w…
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.33
Description
Air Raid Precautions for Animals - Booklet -- [1942]. Booklet 5, part of the Air Raid Precautions House Hold Series; 23 p.; stapled spine. The booklet provides information on what to expect if an air raid occurs and how to care for both urban and agricultural animals during an attack. The booklet was published by the authority of Hon. J.A. MacKenzie, Minister of Pensions and National Health in accordance with the Civil Air Raid Precautions. The booklet issued under the direction of Hon. R. J. Manion, Director of Civil Air Raid Precaustions and was printed in Ottawa by Edmond Cloutier "Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty" in 1942.
Object History
Item was referred to by Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions in South Burnaby during the 1940s.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Book, Instruction
Measurements
11.5cm x 15.5cm.
Maker
Edmond Cloutier
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Ottawa
Publication Date
1942
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Booklets
Animals
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.73.2
Description
Lapel pin and card. Pin is round, gold-plated sterling silver. Wide white enamel border has gold "WOMENS WAR WORK" in upper part, "C.R.C.S." at bottom, and thin gold inner and outer borders. Centre of pin is pebbled gold ground with red enamelled cross, gold border. Reverse of pin has locking pin b…
Object History
Donation on behalf of South Burnaby United Church Women. Likely from their thrift shop.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.73.2
Description
Lapel pin and card. Pin is round, gold-plated sterling silver. Wide white enamel border has gold "WOMENS WAR WORK" in upper part, "C.R.C.S." at bottom, and thin gold inner and outer borders. Centre of pin is pebbled gold ground with red enamelled cross, gold border. Reverse of pin has locking pin back, and raised lettering "STERLING", 'S' in oval beside it. Back is tarnished, gold-coloured. Front has some soiling and wear.
Object History
Donation on behalf of South Burnaby United Church Women. Likely from their thrift shop.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Personal Symbols
Object Term
Insignia
Marks/Labels
"WOMENS WAR WORK / C.R.C.S.", in raised letters in white border or pin. "STERLING" with a sideways "S" in an oval, in raised letters on the back of the pin.
Measurements
Dia: 1.8 cm
Subjects
Adornment
Adornment - Lapel Pins
Occupations - War Worker
Organizations
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Canadian Red Cross
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.13
Description
Traffic Instructions - Pamphlet -- [194-]. Instructional pamphlet for traffic control in Vancouver during World War II. The pamphlet was produced by Civilian Protection Air Raid Precautions, Advisory Council, and the Provincial Civilian Protection Committee. The pamphlet provides information for Bu…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.13
Description
Traffic Instructions - Pamphlet -- [194-]. Instructional pamphlet for traffic control in Vancouver during World War II. The pamphlet was produced by Civilian Protection Air Raid Precautions, Advisory Council, and the Provincial Civilian Protection Committee. The pamphlet provides information for Busses, Street Cars, and what to do in the event of a blackout, etc. The pamphlet was printed by Wrigley Printing Company Limited in Vancouver. The pamphlet measures 10cm x 15cm.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Pamphlets
Transportation
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.14
Description
A.R.P. - Card -- [194-]. Small card for Vancouver ARP District 6A. The card measures 10cm x 12.5cm
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.14
Description
A.R.P. - Card -- [194-]. Small card for Vancouver ARP District 6A. The card measures 10cm x 12.5cm
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Cards
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV977.82.1
Description
Military helmet, English style, issued during World War II. Issued to local Burnaby Police force. It is painted dark blue and the word "Police" is painted in white on the front. The helmet has webbing and chin strap.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV977.82.1
Description
Military helmet, English style, issued during World War II. Issued to local Burnaby Police force. It is painted dark blue and the word "Police" is painted in white on the front. The helmet has webbing and chin strap.
Marks/Labels
"POLICE" painted in large block letters in white paint.
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
British Columbia Provincial Police
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.17
Description
Leaflet, "NEW INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO FIGHT FIRE BOMBS!"; white paper with black print; title is on grey bar at top with illustration of man, hat blown off, and explosion; then, "ISSUED BY THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS, OTTAWA"; "ACCORDING to the latest reports from Britain..."; 4 pp; 3…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.17
Description
Leaflet, "NEW INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO FIGHT FIRE BOMBS!"; white paper with black print; title is on grey bar at top with illustration of man, hat blown off, and explosion; then, "ISSUED BY THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS, OTTAWA"; "ACCORDING to the latest reports from Britain..."; 4 pp; 3 pages are basic instructions, last page has "These are the New Instructions...", 8 points made; at bottom, "EDMOND CLOUTIER, PRINTER TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY, OTTAWA, 1942"
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Leaflet
Colour
white
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Ottawa
Title
New Instructions on How to Fight Fire Bombs!
Author
Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Documentary Artifacts - Leaflets
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.18
Description
Leaflet, "NEW INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO FIGHT FIRE BOMBS!"; white paper, black print; title is on grey bar across top with black and white illustration of man, hat blown off, and explosion; below this, "ISSUED BY THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS, OTTAWA"; "ACCORDING to the latest reports fro…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.18
Description
Leaflet, "NEW INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO FIGHT FIRE BOMBS!"; white paper, black print; title is on grey bar across top with black and white illustration of man, hat blown off, and explosion; below this, "ISSUED BY THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS, OTTAWA"; "ACCORDING to the latest reports from Britain..."; 4 pp; 3 pages are basic information; last page has "These are the New Instructions...", 8 points; at bottom, "EDMOND CLOUTIER, PRINTER TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY, OTTAWA, 1942"
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Leaflet
Colour
white
Title
New Instructions on How to Fight Fire Bombs!
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Documentary Artifacts - Leaflets
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.21
Description
Leaflet, "NEW INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO FIGHT FIRE BOMBS!"; white paper, black print; title is on grey bar across top with black and white illustration of man, hat blown off, and explosion; below this, "ISSUED BY THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS, OTTAWA"; 4 pp; 3 pages are basic instruction…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.21
Description
Leaflet, "NEW INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO FIGHT FIRE BOMBS!"; white paper, black print; title is on grey bar across top with black and white illustration of man, hat blown off, and explosion; below this, "ISSUED BY THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS, OTTAWA"; 4 pp; 3 pages are basic instructions; last page has "These are the New Instructions...", 8 points; at bottom, "EDMOND CLOUTIER, PRINTER TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY, OTTAWA, 1942"
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Leaflet
Colour
white
Title
New Instructions on How to Fight Fire Bombs!
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Documentary Artifacts - Leaflets
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.1
Description
The shoulder bag is made of yellow canvas. Part of "A.R.P." (Air Raid Precautions) uniform. Probably not official but adapted by the user. "ARP" "WBW" is stencilled in black on the bag flap. The strap is hand-sewn to bag and the flap is secured by two snap-fastener closures
Object History
The "A.R.P." bag belonged to Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.1
Description
The shoulder bag is made of yellow canvas. Part of "A.R.P." (Air Raid Precautions) uniform. Probably not official but adapted by the user. "ARP" "WBW" is stencilled in black on the bag flap. The strap is hand-sewn to bag and the flap is secured by two snap-fastener closures
Object History
The "A.R.P." bag belonged to Harry Cutress who was a volunteer with the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions.
Category
03. Personal Artifacts
Classification
Personal Gear - - Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Object Term
Bag, Carrying
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Personal Gear - Bags
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.2
Description
Warden's Report - Forms - [194-]. Report form pad for Warden's Reports. The pad has a cardboard backing. Related to the Air Raid Precautions. Form pad measures 10.5cm x 18.5cm.
Object History
Form was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.2
Description
Warden's Report - Forms - [194-]. Report form pad for Warden's Reports. The pad has a cardboard backing. Related to the Air Raid Precautions. Form pad measures 10.5cm x 18.5cm.
Object History
Form was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Form
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Forms
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.3
Description
Warden's Report - Forms - [194-]. Report form pad for Warden's Reports. The pad has a cardboard backing. Related to the Air Raid Precautions. Form pad measures 10.5cm x 18.5cm.
Object History
Form was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.3
Description
Warden's Report - Forms - [194-]. Report form pad for Warden's Reports. The pad has a cardboard backing. Related to the Air Raid Precautions. Form pad measures 10.5cm x 18.5cm.
Object History
Form was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Form
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Forms
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.4
Description
Warden's Report - Forms - [194-]. Report form pad for Warden's Reports. The pad has a cardboard backing. The pages of the pad are yellow and have tear lines at the top of the pad. Related to the Air Raid Precautions. Form pad measures 10.5cm x 18.5cm.
Object History
Form was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.4
Description
Warden's Report - Forms - [194-]. Report form pad for Warden's Reports. The pad has a cardboard backing. The pages of the pad are yellow and have tear lines at the top of the pad. Related to the Air Raid Precautions. Form pad measures 10.5cm x 18.5cm.
Object History
Form was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Form
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Forms
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.5
Description
The A.R.P. Bulletin - Newsletter -- [1943]. Newsletter produced by the Air Raid Precautions published by The Office of Civil Air Raid Precautions. This issue was produced in April 1943 in Ottawa. The main headline for the newsletter is "St. John Ambulance Brigade on the Job". The newsletter measure…
Object History
Newsletter was owned by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.5
Description
The A.R.P. Bulletin - Newsletter -- [1943]. Newsletter produced by the Air Raid Precautions published by The Office of Civil Air Raid Precautions. This issue was produced in April 1943 in Ottawa. The main headline for the newsletter is "St. John Ambulance Brigade on the Job". The newsletter measures 23.5cm x 28cm.
Object History
Newsletter was owned by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Serial
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Ottawa
Title
The A.R.P. Bulletin
Author
Office of Civil Air Raid Precautions
Publication Date
April 1943
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Newsletters
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.6
Description
The A.R.P. Bulletin - Newsletter -- [1943]. Newsletter produced by the Air Raid Precautions published by The Office of Civil Air Raid Precautions. This issue was produced in September-October 1943 in Ottawa. The main headline for the newsletter is "Raids Prove Relative Need of ARP Services". There …
Object History
Newsletter was owned by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.6
Description
The A.R.P. Bulletin - Newsletter -- [1943]. Newsletter produced by the Air Raid Precautions published by The Office of Civil Air Raid Precautions. This issue was produced in September-October 1943 in Ottawa. The main headline for the newsletter is "Raids Prove Relative Need of ARP Services". There is a green 1 cent Canadian Postage Stamp of King George VI on the front of the newsletter. Typed on the top left corner of the newsletter is "Harry Cutress,/ 3724 Rumble St.,/ New West'r." The newsletter measures 23.5cm x 28cm.
Object History
Newsletter was owned by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of Burnaby Air Raid Precautions unit in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Other Documents
Object Term
Serial
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Ottawa
Title
The A.R.P. Bulletin
Author
The Office of Civil Air Raid Precautions
Publication Date
[1943]
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Newsletters
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.7
Description
Chemical Warfare Agents - Chart -- [194-]. Chart prepared by the Office of Civilian Defense in the U.S.A. titled Chemical Warfare Agents, Reference and Training Chart. The chart was furnished with the compliments of Laucks Laboratories Limited, Analytical and Consulting Chemists on Howe Street, Van…
Object History
Item was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.) in South Burnaby.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.17.7
Description
Chemical Warfare Agents - Chart -- [194-]. Chart prepared by the Office of Civilian Defense in the U.S.A. titled Chemical Warfare Agents, Reference and Training Chart. The chart was furnished with the compliments of Laucks Laboratories Limited, Analytical and Consulting Chemists on Howe Street, Vancouver. The chart identifies the names and symbols of chemicals, forms, odor, physiological effect, tactical class, protection, first aid, persistence, field neutralization and general instructions for various chemicals used in warfare. The chart measures 46cm x 35cm.
Object History
Item was used by Harry Charles Cutress who was an active member of the Burnaby Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.) in South Burnaby.
Category
08. Communication Artifacts
Classification
Documentary Artifacts - - Instructional Documents
Object Term
Chart, Instructional
Country Made
United States of America
Title
Chemical Warfare Agents, Reference and Training Chart
Author
Office of Civilian Defense in the U.S.A
Publication Date
[194-]
Subjects
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Documentary Artifacts
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Name Access
Cutress, Harry Charles
Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.11
Description
Ration Book - Booklet -- [194-]. Canadian Ration Book for food during World War II. This ration book was assigned to Charles A. Moore. Inside the booklet are detachable tokens that represent different types of food. The booklet measures 13.5cm x 8.5cm.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.47.11
Description
Ration Book - Booklet -- [194-]. Canadian Ration Book for food during World War II. This ration book was assigned to Charles A. Moore. Inside the booklet are detachable tokens that represent different types of food. The booklet measures 13.5cm x 8.5cm.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Booklets
Exchange Medium
Exchange Medium - Ration Tokens
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Emergency Measures - Civil Defence
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.34.1
Description
War Savings Certificates - Envelope, Form -- [1942]. Form that folds into an envelope for Canadian War Saving Certificates. The form was filled out by Iris Murray who was 15 when the form was completed. The front cover of the form has an illustration of Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and a Lion with a b…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV991.34.1
Description
War Savings Certificates - Envelope, Form -- [1942]. Form that folds into an envelope for Canadian War Saving Certificates. The form was filled out by Iris Murray who was 15 when the form was completed. The front cover of the form has an illustration of Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and a Lion with a boiling pot labelled War Savings, over a fire. Mickey Mouse is stirring the post with a flag pole that has the Union Jack on the top. Donald Duck is fueling the fire with logs labelled Loans. There is a caption under the illustration "KEEP THE POT A-BOILIN'!!!". The illustration was provided courtesy of Walt. Disney. Below the illustration is "Serve by Saving". The envelope is pre addressed to The National Chairmen of the War Savings Committee in Ottawa. Inside the form there are illustrated charts describing the economic situation. The form provides space to affix Saving Stamps where Iris has two stamps placed. The form measures 34.5cm x 17.5cm when folded out.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Forms
Documentary Artifacts - Letters and Envelopes
Wars
Wars - World War, 1939-1945
Exchange Medium
Exchange Medium - Victory Bonds
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail

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