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Displaying completed and published resources of collection #0508 from High House Museum - Moyie.

Completed records in this collection: 22

Metal Tableware : Metal dishes, water pitcher, bowls - sometimes called Granite ware. This type of table setting is o
Metal Tableware
Barrel Tap : Usually used for accessing liquids stored in wooden barrels. Sometimes very pedestrian industrial l
Barrel Tap
Barrel Tap : Another, poorer, photo of a barrel tap. What were these common artifacts used for?
Barrel Tap
Fire Bucket : We believe these items were used as part of a bucket brigade technique for fighting fires. Does any
Fire Bucket
Painted Mallards : Plaque with painted mallards, advertising the 'Society Girl Coffee Bar'. Does anyone have memories
Painted Mallards
Trophy : Trophy, with unknown purpose and function. Please take a look in the Moyie Museum and see if you ca
Trophy
Tramp Art : Tramp or Chip Art is an old art form, almost alwats accomplished with a piece of wood and a simple j
Tramp Art
Tramp Art : Tramp or Chip Art is an old art form, almost always accomplished with a piece of wood and a simple j
Tramp Art
Hard Hat : A miner's safety helmet with light. These were a big advance in safety for underground workers.
Hard Hat
Oil Can : An oil can with a long spout. Did you know that there were positions for "oilers"? Do you recall a
Oil Can
Mining Tool? : Is this a part of a drill for underground mining? Can you help with identification and use?
Mining Tool?
Ice Tongs : Does anyone remeber how these were used? Does anyone remember having ice delivered?
Ice Tongs
Wooden Oar : An artifact without a story. Why would someone take a photo, there must be a reason?
Wooden Oar
Wooden Barrel : Wooden barrel with swiveling handle. What was this used for - a well? Let us know if you know, ple
Wooden Barrel
Wooden Barrel : Another view of the wooden barrel with iron handle. Note the side straps and construction is heavy
Wooden Barrel
Beam Scale : Another artifact without a story. What do you know of beam scales and their various uses?
Beam Scale
Tramp Art : Tramp or Chip Art is an old art form, almost alwats accomplished with a piece of wood and a simple j
Tramp Art
Ice Saw : Believed to be an ice saw for harvesting ice. Does anyone have any stories as to how these tools we
Ice Saw
Ice Saw : Another view of a saw believed to be an ice saw. Do you have any stories regarding ice harvesting?
Ice Saw
Log Tongs : Log tongs used when skidding logs with a team of horses. Also possibly used on a gin pole to hoist
Log Tongs
Bird Decorations : Plaque with painted mallards and a print of two birds. Both are advertisements for the 'Society Gir
Bird Decorations
Bird Print : A print of two birds advertising the 'Society Girl Coffee Bar' which was located in Moyie. Does any
Bird Print