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GMD
Memorabilia
Object Type
commemorative
Material
metal
Accession Number
2019.17.2
Description
Yellow coin with manitoba emblem in the middle, markings read "MANITOBA 1870 MANITOBA" on the other side there is a picture of a flower, markings read "PRARIE CROCUS PULSATILLE" sealed in plastic and secured with cardboard
GMD
Memorabilia
Object Type
commemorative
Description
Yellow coin with manitoba emblem in the middle, markings read "MANITOBA 1870 MANITOBA" on the other side there is a picture of a flower, markings read "PRARIE CROCUS PULSATILLE" sealed in plastic and secured with cardboard
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
metal
Condition Remarks
Dirty, slightly rusty
Diameter
3.1 cm
Accession Number
2019.17.2
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 3 Box 5
Object Type
gift
Material
paper
Accession Number
971.26
Description
Psalter is a prayer, hymnal, and book of psalms. It was printed close to Feb. 20,1878.
Object Type
gift
Quantity
1
Description
Psalter is a prayer, hymnal, and book of psalms. It was printed close to Feb. 20,1878.
Physical Condition
fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Psalter looks very well used.
Width
13
Length
19.8
Accession Number
971.26
Category
Documentary Artifact
Location
artifact storage
Place of Manufacture
Scotland
Manufacturer Country
Scotland
Object Type
gift
Material
wood-metal -polyster.
Manufacturer
Signal Electric
Accession Number
983.30.1
Description
Telegraph set apparatus is set on wood , Heavy Duty polyethylence wire accompanies the set, also there is instruction booklet. Brand name: "Signal Electric". Early communication device that allowed for quick communication over long land distances.
Object Type
gift
Quantity
1
Description
Telegraph set apparatus is set on wood , Heavy Duty polyethylence wire accompanies the set, also there is instruction booklet. Brand name: "Signal Electric". Early communication device that allowed for quick communication over long land distances.
Physical Condition
good
Material
wood-metal -polyster.
Width
11
Length
17.2
Accession Number
983.30.1
Category
Documentary Artifact
Location
Settling the Valley, Cabinet 2 Drawer 3
Place of Manufacture
U.S.A.
Manufacturer
Signal Electric
Manufacturer Country
U.S.A.
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
cartograph
Material
paper
Manufacturer
B.B. Johnston, Howe & Co.
Accession Number
2021.29.6a-b
Description
2 sheets. Lot map and and demand for lots article, and map of Kitamaat area.
Title
Kitamaat
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
cartograph
Description
2 sheets. Lot map and and demand for lots article, and map of Kitamaat area.
Physical Condition
Good
Material
paper
Height
56cm
Width
44cm
Inscriptions
Kitamaat. The coming North Pacific metropolis of Canada. Demand for Lots. location and advantages. Plan Shewing Kitamaat Townsite at head of Kitimat Arm Map of the Northern Coast part of British Columbia
Accession Number
2021.29.6a-b
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Map Cabinet drawer 1
Place of Manufacture
538 Hastings ST., Vancouber, B.C.
Manufacturer
B.B. Johnston, Howe & Co.
GMD
Finacial Records
Object Type
Bookkeeping Record
Material
paper
Accession Number
2019.62.11
Description
Brown Canadian Army Soldier's Service and Paybook. For Moses Williams.
Title
Canadian Army Soldier's Service and Pay Book
GMD
Finacial Records
Object Type
Bookkeeping Record
Description
Brown Canadian Army Soldier's Service and Paybook. For Moses Williams.
Physical Condition
Poor
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Worn out
Accession Number
2019.62.11
Biographical Notes
Moses Williams attended the Kitamaat Village Day School, and then the Coqualeetza Residential School until the age of fifteen. Army recruiters conscripted Haisla men into the Canadian Army and Moses went in 1945. He was sent by train to the Canadian Forces' training camp at Maple Creek, Saskatchewan. He never shipped out overseas and the war ended. Moses and his wife Kay married in 1950, shortly after she arrived to teach at Kitamaat. They moved to Terrace in 1964. Moses worked as a carpenter, brick layer and fisherman. His wife Kay taught at Northwest Community College.
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3
GMD
Legal Documents
Object Type
Discharge
Material
paper
Accession Number
2019.62.14
Description
NRMA Soldier of the Canadian Army (Active) Discharge Certificate. For Moses Williams.
Title
Canadian Army (Active) Discharge Certificate
GMD
Legal Documents
Object Type
Discharge
Description
NRMA Soldier of the Canadian Army (Active) Discharge Certificate. For Moses Williams.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Crease marks
Width
13cm
Length
20cm
Accession Number
2019.62.14
Biographical Notes
Moses Williams attended the Kitamaat Village Day School, and then the Coqualeetza Residential School until the age of fifteen. Army recruiters conscripted Haisla men into the Canadian Army and Moses went in 1945. He was sent by train to the Canadian Forces' training camp at Maple Creek, Saskatchewan. He never shipped out overseas and the war ended. Moses and his wife Kay married in 1950, shortly after she arrived to teach at Kitamaat. They moved to Terrace in 1964. Moses worked as a carpenter, brick layer and fisherman. His wife Kay taught at Northwest Community College.
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3
GMD
Financial Records
Object Type
Insurance Record
Material
paper
Accession Number
2019.62.13
Description
Green Canada Unemployment Insurance Commission Insurance Book. For Moses Williams. 1947-1948.
Title
Canada Unemployment Insurance Commission
GMD
Financial Records
Object Type
Insurance Record
Description
Green Canada Unemployment Insurance Commission Insurance Book. For Moses Williams. 1947-1948.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Cover bending outwards
Width
19cm
Length
10cm
Accession Number
2019.62.13
Biographical Notes
Moses Williams attended the Kitamaat Village Day School, and then the Coqualeetza Residential School until the age of fifteen. Army recruiters conscripted Haisla men into the Canadian Army and Moses went in 1945. He was sent by train to the Canadian Forces' training camp at Maple Creek, Saskatchewan. He never shipped out overseas and the war ended. Moses and his wife Kay married in 1950, shortly after she arrived to teach at Kitamaat. They moved to Terrace in 1964. Moses worked as a carpenter, brick layer and fisherman. His wife Kay taught at Northwest Community College.
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3
Object Type
gift
Material
Paper- Plastic
Accession Number
2002.44.1-69
Description
Miscellaneous selection of B/W photos showing construction area of the proposed Alcan- Smelter, Kitimat
Object Type
gift
Description
Miscellaneous selection of B/W photos showing construction area of the proposed Alcan- Smelter, Kitimat
Physical Condition
fair
Material
Paper- Plastic
Accession Number
2002.44.1-69
Category
Documentary Artifacts
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 3 Box 3
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
Cartograph
Material
paper
Accession Number
999.5.76
Description
Kitimat Project map 1951. 6 pieces. Feautures illustrations of animals, trees, houses, and people
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
Cartograph
Description
Kitimat Project map 1951. 6 pieces. Feautures illustrations of animals, trees, houses, and people
Physical Condition
Acceptable
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Creases, tape glue stains
Height
28cm
Length
21.5cm
Accession Number
999.5.76
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 5 Shelf 3 Box 9
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
cartograph
Material
paper
Manufacturer
Canadian Hydrographic Service, Surveys and Mapping Branch, Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa
Accession Number
998.2.7
Description
Map of Kitimat and Kemano Bay, 1952
Title
Kitimat and Kemano Bay
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
cartograph
Description
Map of Kitimat and Kemano Bay, 1952
Physical Condition
fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Some distress in crease marks, curling at edges
Width
33 in
Length
28 in
Accession Number
998.2.7
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Map Cabinet Drawer 6
Place of Manufacture
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
Manufacturer
Canadian Hydrographic Service, Surveys and Mapping Branch, Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
Request
Material
paper
Accession Number
997.10.7
Description
Cocktail Party invitation for Mr. Jack Williams from Charles M. Sheldon.
Title
A Cocktail Party
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
Request
Description
Cocktail Party invitation for Mr. Jack Williams from Charles M. Sheldon.
Physical Condition
Acceptable
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Fold creases, some tears
Height
28cm
Length
21.5cm
Inscriptions
A Cocktail Party. Date: Sunday 13th April /52, Place: "The Nechako" Docked at Wharf, Time: 3 P.M. to 5 P.M.
Accession Number
997.10.7
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
Program
Material
paper
Accession Number
2020.12.14
Description
Letter in envelope. From the first mail from Kitimat BC. To Mrs. D.A. Baxter at 1696 Laurier Ave, Vancouver B.C. From Basil Baxter.
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
Program
Description
Letter in envelope. From the first mail from Kitimat BC. To Mrs. D.A. Baxter at 1696 Laurier Ave, Vancouver B.C. From Basil Baxter.
Physical Condition
Good
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
A little worn
Height
10.5cm
Width
24cm
Accession Number
2020.12.14
Biographical Notes
Items Collected by Malcom Baxter, former editor of NSP. Malcolm died in 2020. His father Basil, was very instrumental in the organization of Kitimat in the early years. Basil was married to Cathy Baxter and they had two sons - Malcolm and Michael. The items were delivered by Judith Cullington - Malcolm's sister-in-law.
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 2 Shelf 2 Box 4
Date Range
1953-1954
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
calendar
Material
paper
Accession Number
2023.26.1-4
Description
Four pages from B.C.I.E. calendars. The page dates are October 1953, July 1954, and August/September 1954 (x2). Each page has a Kitimat/Kemano cartoon illustration.
Title
B.C.E.I.
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
calendar
Description
Four pages from B.C.I.E. calendars. The page dates are October 1953, July 1954, and August/September 1954 (x2). Each page has a Kitimat/Kemano cartoon illustration.
Physical Condition
fair
Material
paper
Date Range
1953-1954
Accession Number
2023.26.1-4
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Map Cabinet Drawer 9
Accession Number
969.42
Description
"Kitimat A New City" A Special Reprint From The Architectural Forum 1954.
Title
Kitimat: A New City
Quantity
1
Description
"Kitimat A New City" A Special Reprint From The Architectural Forum 1954.
Accession Number
969.42
Biographical Notes
Ingot office, Alcan Century house
Category
Documentary Artifact
Location
Published Material
Object Type
gift
Material
aluminum
Manufacturer
Alcan Smelters
Accession Number
985.77
Description
This medallion has a map on front of it and has First Production Kitimat, August 3rd, 1954, Canada on back of it.
Object Type
gift
Quantity
1
Description
This medallion has a map on front of it and has First Production Kitimat, August 3rd, 1954, Canada on back of it.
Physical Condition
good
Material
aluminum
Condition Remarks
Object is in good condition
Width
5
Length
5
Diameter
16
Accession Number
985.77
Category
Documentary Artifact
Location
artifact storage
Place of Manufacture
Kitimat, BC Country
Manufacturer
Alcan Smelters
Manufacturer City
Kitimat
Manufacturer Province
BC
Manufacturer Country
Country
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
Menu
Material
paper
Accession Number
989.8.1
Description
White menu with blue text and image of Alcan.
Title
Christmas Dinner at Kitimat B.C. December 25th 1954
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
Menu
Description
White menu with blue text and image of Alcan.
Material
paper
Height
10.6 cm
Length
15.1 cm
Accession Number
989.8.1
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 4
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
Comic
Material
paper
Artist
Al Beaton
Manufacturer
Benwell - Atkins LTD
Accession Number
2018.28
Description
Memories of Kitimat by Al. Beaton. Third booklet. Yellow cover. Includes annotations by someone working on the project.
Title
Memories of Kitimat
Artist
Al Beaton
GMD
Graphic Documents
Object Type
Comic
Description
Memories of Kitimat by Al. Beaton. Third booklet. Yellow cover. Includes annotations by someone working on the project.
Physical Condition
fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
worn, stained, small rips and bends
Height
21.6cm
Length
28.3 cm
Accession Number
2018.28
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 3 Box 6
Manufacturer
Benwell - Atkins LTD
Date Range
c.1954
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
request
Material
paper
Accession Number
2019.44.1
Description
A small invitation for a cocktail party at the Rod & Gun Club. It is addressed to "Mr. & Mrs. N. Angle" from "A.C. Turney"
GMD
Other Documents
Object Type
request
Description
A small invitation for a cocktail party at the Rod & Gun Club. It is addressed to "Mr. & Mrs. N. Angle" from "A.C. Turney"
Physical Condition
Good
Material
paper
Width
9.0 cm
Length
14.0 cm
Date Range
c.1954
Accession Number
2019.44.1
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 3 Box 2
GMD
Memorabilia
Object Type
Medallion, Commemorative
Accession Number
985.77.2
Description
Cast with map of Canada indicating Kitimat and Arvida, lettering on reverse side
GMD
Memorabilia
Object Type
Medallion, Commemorative
Quantity
1
Description
Cast with map of Canada indicating Kitimat and Arvida, lettering on reverse side
Physical Condition
good
Diameter
2"
Inscriptions
Map side: Aluminum Company of Canada Limited Reverse; First Production Kitimat August 3rd 1954 Canada
Accession Number
985.77.2
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 4 Box 2
GMD
Memorabilia
Object Type
Medal, Commemorative
Material
aluminum
Accession Number
982.75.12
Description
Cast with map of Canada indicating Kitimat and Arvida, lettering on reverse side
GMD
Memorabilia
Object Type
Medal, Commemorative
Description
Cast with map of Canada indicating Kitimat and Arvida, lettering on reverse side
Physical Condition
good
Material
aluminum
Diameter
2"
Inscriptions
Map side: Aluminum Company of Canada Limited Reverse: First Production Kitimat August 3rd 1954 Canada
Accession Number
982.75.12
Biographical Notes
of the Alcan Public Relations Department
Category
Documentary Objects
Location
City Of Tomorrow display Cabinet 1 Drawer 1

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