- CA KMS KMS_2010.002.001
Pipe. The wooden bowl is capped with a hinged, metal grill. Inside of the bowl is a metal chamber. The wooden shank bends at the middle making the wooden stem run parallel to the bowl. The bit is composed of rubber and cloth with a metal tip. Ther...
- CA KMS KMS_2010.002.002
Hexagonal shaped aluminum pipe. The pipe consists of seven sections soldered together. A narrow mouthpiece has been soldered to the middle section. There is a grill in the top interior section of the pipe.
- CA KMS KMS_2010.002.003
Turkish Coffee Pot. Small, copper, boiling pot with a narrow mouth, small pouring lip and wooden handle. There is a metal hook at the end of the handle.
- CA KMS KMS_2010.002.004
Leather razor strop with a metal hook and handle at one end. Attached to the handle is a short piece of twisted twine. There is a faded logo on leather (front, near the bottom edge). At the top of the leather strop (near the metal handle) the is a...
- CA KMS KMS_2010.002.005
Chinese chef's knife consisting of a steel, rectangular blade with a wooden handle. Stamped into the blade, near the handle, is a row of Asian script. There is a metal ring on the end of the wooden handle with Asian script stamped into the me...
- CA KMS KMS_2010.002.006
Chinese chef's knife consisting of a steel, rectangular blade with a wooden handle. Stamped into the blade, near the handle, is a row of Asian script.
1965-1966 Chinese Yearbook B.C Mainland Edition
- CA KMS KMS_2011.001c
1965-1966 Chinese yearbook B.C Mainland Edition. Chinese and Japanese Business Firms, Historic Facts, and Important Information etc. Published by Chinese Canadian Press (Formerly Chinese-Canadian Publishing Co.)
Tea Bag Tag
Tea bag tag from the Golden Pheasant Café. The tag reads "We Aim to Please, Golden Pheasant Café Ltd. Kelowna B.C., Fresh from the gardens." Orange Pekoe Blend of Salada Tea.
Chinese-English Calendar - 1965
- CA KMS KMS_2013.001a
This is a Bank of Montreal calendar for 1965 which is in both English and Chinese. The calendar has a picture of Chinese men and women dressed in full Chinese robes and standing outside of what is presumably a temple. The calendar is stapled onto ...
Chinese-English Calendar - 1947
- CA KMS KMS_2013.001b
This is a Bank of Montreal calendar for 1947 which is in both English and Chinese. The main backdrop for the calendar is a large piece of paper that has many tears. The top picture is a city scene with people mingling in the market and on the stre...
Chinese-English Calendar - 1978
- CA KMS KMS_2013.001c
This is a six page 1978 calendar from Sing's Restaurant in Kelowna B.C. Each page of the calendar has two months of the year on it, a colorful picture, and is written in both Chinese and English. The pages are held together with a metal bar r...
Chinese-English Calendar - 1972
- CA KMS KMS_2013.001d
This is a Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce calendar for 1972 that is in both English and Chinese. The main backdrop of the calendar is on thick cream colored card stock with a colorful pitcure of birds amoungst flowers. The top has a metal bar w...
- CA KMS KMS_2014.043.001
White plate with gold band on rim. Pink and green flowers on rim with words " SING'S CAFE KELOWNA B.C." Red and green dragon in center of the plate.
- CA KMS KMS_2014.043.002
White saucer with gold band around rim. The word's "Sing's Cafe Kelowna B.C." are written in red and below them is a red dragon and two green spots.
- CA KMS KMS_2014.043.003
White saucer with gold band around rim. The word's "Sing's Cafe Kelowna B.C." are written in black and below them is a red dragon.
- CA KMS KMS_2014.043.004
White saucer with gold band around rim. The word's "Sing's Cafe Kelowna B.C." are written in black and above them is a red dragon and two green spots.
- CA KMS KMS_2014.043.005a-e
Five identical white ceramic tea cups. The words "Sing's Cafe Kelowna B.C." are written in black on the side. Cups are decorated with a red dragon and a green and red bird as well as pink and green spots. There is a gold band around...
Envelope and Invitation
- CA KMS KMS_2015.051.001ab
Envelope and invitation addressed to Mr. H. A Truswell 454 Bernard Ave Kelowna B.C care of Ford Garage. The Invitation itself reads Mr. Lee Bon requests the honour of the presence of Mr. H. A Truswell at a farewell supper to be held in the Royal A...
Menu and Program for Lee Bon Farewell Supper
- CA KMS KMS_2015.051.002
This is a menu and program for the Lee Bon Farewell Supper that was held on Tuesday, February 25th, 1947 at 6:30pm at the Royal Anne Hotel in Kelowna B.C. On the inside of the front cover is the Menu and names of the Commitees for planning the eve...
Newspaper Clipping from Chinese Newspaper
- CA KMS KMS_2015.051.003
Newspaper clipping from a Chinese paper with Chinese text on the front under the photograph and on the back of the clipping. The picture is of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, founder of the Chinese Nationalist Party and the first president of the Republic of China.
- CA KMS KMS_CA-981-060-003
Calf length, silk, embroidered Asian style dress with short sleeves and a mandarin collar. The exterior of the fabric is black with floral embroidery of blue, pinks, tan and green. There is a metal zipper which runs from under the left arm to the ...
- CA KMS KMS_CC-977-449-002
This object is a white glass round bowl with small foot on bottom which is a ring of glass. On the inside of the bowl there is a decoration of rice grains used to make pattern. In a certain light these holes have a translucent look. There is a flo...
- CA KMS KMS_CC-977-927-001
This object is cream colored ivory shoehorn. The top of the shoehorn has a carving of a man sitting with one hand pointing to his heart and the other resting on his leg. The man is wearing a long dress with his shoes sticking out the bottom and is...