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Alcan Commemorative Plaque

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/artifact7496
Object Type
Plaque
Material
aluminum
Manufacturer
Alcan Smelters and Chemicals Ltd
Accession Number
999.9
Description
Black plaque with aluminum border and killer whale in center.
Object Type
Plaque
Description
Black plaque with aluminum border and killer whale in center.
Physical Condition
good
Material
aluminum
Height
29 cm
Length
41.5 cm
Inscriptions
Presented in commemoration of Alcan's twenty-fifth anniversary in Kitimat and Kemano. August 3, 1954-1979 Alcan Smelters and Chemicals Ltd
Accession Number
999.9
Category
Personal Symbol
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 7
Manufacturer
Alcan Smelters and Chemicals Ltd
Object Type
Award
Material
aluminum
Accession Number
2016.130.3
Description
Aluminum award shaped like a water droplet hitting water
Object Type
Award
Description
Aluminum award shaped like a water droplet hitting water
Physical Condition
good
Material
aluminum
Height
11 cm
Length
14 cm
Inscriptions
RioTinto, Kitimat/Kemano, Full metal production achieved March 2016
Accession Number
2016.130.3
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 4 Shelf 3 Box 6
Object Type
gift
Material
satin & felt
Accession Number
986.3
Description
White Satin on blue felt, Joey in centre holding a school. Words are: Largest Project ever undertaken. "Joey."
Object Type
gift
Quantity
1
Description
White Satin on blue felt, Joey in centre holding a school. Words are: Largest Project ever undertaken. "Joey."
Public Description
“Largest Project Ever Undertaken”, "Joey" felt crest (986.3). Cartoonist and newsman Al Beaton introduced Joey, who immortalized the trials and tribulations of the average Kitimat construction worker. Donated by Ernest Swenson.
Physical Condition
fair
Material
satin & felt
Condition Remarks
Object is in fair condition.
Width
11
Length
14.9
Accession Number
986.3
Category
Personal Symbol
Location
on display
GMD
Status Symbols
Object Type
Pin, Membership
Material
plastic, metal
Accession Number
2005.14.1
Description
Kitimat Constructors 2185 badge.
Title
Kitimat Constructors
GMD
Status Symbols
Object Type
Pin, Membership
Description
Kitimat Constructors 2185 badge.
Physical Condition
fair
Material
plastic, metal
Diameter
5.5 cm
Accession Number
2005.14.1
Category
Personal Symbol
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 2
GMD
Personal Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2019.62.12
Description
Black Membership book for United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. For Moses Williams.
Title
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
GMD
Personal Identification
Description
Black Membership book for United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. For Moses Williams.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Cover bending outwards
Width
8.5cm
Length
12.5cm
Accession Number
2019.62.12
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
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3
Object Type
gift
Accession Number
2003.44.4
Description
Button-Save the Nechako Stop Kemano II Protect the Fraser. Yellow with an image of a First Nations fish.
Object Type
gift
Description
Button-Save the Nechako Stop Kemano II Protect the Fraser. Yellow with an image of a First Nations fish.
Physical Condition
good
Accession Number
2003.44.4
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Rolling Storage Top Shelf Box 2
Object Type
gift
Accession Number
2013.14.3
Description
Blue button - Take the RESA.
Object Type
gift
Description
Blue button - Take the RESA.
Physical Condition
good
Accession Number
2013.14.3
Category
Personal Symbol
Location
Rolling Storage Top Shelf Box 2
GMD
Belief Symbols
Object Type
Symbol, Political
Material
aluminum
Accession Number
2021.3.1
Description
Orange Robin Austin BC NDP button.
Title
Robin Austin
GMD
Belief Symbols
Object Type
Symbol, Political
Description
Orange Robin Austin BC NDP button.
Physical Condition
Good
Material
aluminum
Height
4.5cm
Length
4.5cm
Accession Number
2021.3.1
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 3 Box 5
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Calling
Material
aluminum
Accession Number
982.75.10
Description
Aluminum card with blue text.
Title
H.A. "Herb" Turner 23 Stein Street, Kitimat, B.C.
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Calling
Quantity
1
Description
Aluminum card with blue text.
Physical Condition
fair
Material
aluminum
Condition Remarks
scratched
Height
9 cm
Length
16 cm
Inscriptions
Operating from the Alcan Booth at the Kitimat Lions Trade Fair May 30, 31, June 1, 1968 VE7W1
Accession Number
982.75.10
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 4

Canadian Military Pin

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/artifact8815
GMD
Status Symbols
Object Type
Pin, Membership
Material
metal
Accession Number
983.30.2e
Description
Royal Canadian Artillery medal. Medal of an artillery cannon with banners above and below it.
GMD
Status Symbols
Object Type
Pin, Membership
Description
Royal Canadian Artillery medal. Medal of an artillery cannon with banners above and below it.
Physical Condition
good
Material
metal
Inscriptions
Quo Fas Et Gloria Ducunt. (Whither right and glory lead)
Accession Number
983.30.2e
Category
Personal Symbol
Location
Settling the Valley Cabinet 4 Drawer 1
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2020.12.34
Description
Kitimat Express LTD. busniess card. Presented by Gordon Cronk.
Title
Kitimat Rod & Gun Assoc.
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Kitimat Express LTD. busniess card. Presented by Gordon Cronk.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Very dirty
Height
5cm
Width
8cm
Accession Number
2020.12.34
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
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 2 Shelf 2 Box 4
Object Type
gift
Accession Number
2013.14.30
Description
Two Aluminum Company of Canada, Limited identification cards belonging to James W. Linton. Both inside a black leather case.
Object Type
gift
Description
Two Aluminum Company of Canada, Limited identification cards belonging to James W. Linton. Both inside a black leather case.
Physical Condition
good
Length
11.5 cm
Accession Number
2013.14.30
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Rolling Storage Top Shelf Box 2
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2020.19.1
Description
Identification card for Safe Driving 1952-53 for A. A. Creed. Beige with blue text.
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Identification card for Safe Driving 1952-53 for A. A. Creed. Beige with blue text.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
creased and a bit ripped
Height
6.5cm
Length
9.5cm
Accession Number
2020.19.1
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 2 Shelf 1 Box 3
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
997.10.5
Description
Yellow Kitimat Badminton Club card. Purple text.
Title
Kitimat Badminton Club
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Yellow Kitimat Badminton Club card. Purple text.
Physical Condition
Good
Material
paper
Height
5.5cm
Length
10cm
Inscriptions
Kitimat Badminton Club card, Number 4, 1953, Bettery Williams member
Accession Number
997.10.5
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
997.10.6
Description
Yellow Office Employes International Union membership card. For E. Mae Williams.
Title
Office Employees International Union
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Yellow Office Employes International Union membership card. For E. Mae Williams.
Physical Condition
Good
Material
paper
Height
6cm
Length
8.5cm
Inscriptions
Office Employes International Union, American Federation of Labor, Local No. 15
Accession Number
997.10.6
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2020.12.35
Description
Green Kitimat Curling Club membership card. For S. Dalton.
Title
Kitimat Curling Club
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Green Kitimat Curling Club membership card. For S. Dalton.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Dirty
Height
5.5cm
Width
8.5cm
Accession Number
2020.12.35
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
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 2 Shelf 2 Box 4
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2020.12.36
Description
Green Kitimat Curling Club membership card. For B. S. Baxter.
Title
Kitimat Curling Club
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Green Kitimat Curling Club membership card. For B. S. Baxter.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Dirty
Height
5.5cm
Width
8.5cm
Accession Number
2020.12.36
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
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 2 Shelf 2 Box 4
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2020.12.39
Description
Yellow Kitimat Film Society Townsite Membership Card. Member of the society's Comedy Film Season of ten showings only. No. 255.
Title
Kitimat Film Society Townsite Membership Card
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Yellow Kitimat Film Society Townsite Membership Card. Member of the society's Comedy Film Season of ten showings only. No. 255.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Dirty, creased
Height
6cm
Width
8.8cm
Accession Number
2020.12.39
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
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 2 Shelf 2 Box 4
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2020.12.40
Description
Yellow The Canadian Legion B.E.S.? official membership card. No. 203988. From B.S. Baxter.
Title
The Canadian Legion B.E.S.? official membership card
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Yellow The Canadian Legion B.E.S.? official membership card. No. 203988. From B.S. Baxter.
Physical Condition
Fair
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Dirty, creased, riped
Height
6cm
Width
8.8cm
Accession Number
2020.12.40
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
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 2 Shelf 2 Box 4
Date Range
1958
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Material
paper
Accession Number
2021.36.26
Description
Blue United Steelworkers of America card. LU 5115 4543 Harnoth, Wolfgang Box 4863 Riverside, Kitimat B.C.
Title
United Steelworkers of America
GMD
Personal Identification
Object Type
Card, Identification
Description
Blue United Steelworkers of America card. LU 5115 4543 Harnoth, Wolfgang Box 4863 Riverside, Kitimat B.C.
Physical Condition
Good
Material
paper
Condition Remarks
Dirty
Height
6.5cm
Length
10cm
Date Range
1958
Accession Number
2021.36.26
Biographical Notes
Included in a collection of photos of early Kitimat life, and Hans W. Harnoth and Shirley Harnoth, parents of Harry Harnoth. Hans. W. Harnoth was born in Berlin but immigrated to Kitimat after hearing about job opportunities at Alcan. Hans and Shirley Harnoth were in Kitimat from 1955-1958, and always ranted and raved about how beautiful Kitimat was and all the wonders it has to offer.
Category
Personal Symbols
Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 3

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