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Wastebasket

  • CA KMS KMS_CC-982-012-006
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Waste paper basket made of cardboard and covered with blue colored mauve silk. The container is octagon shape and each side is decorated with a Chinese figure dressed in multi-colored cloth made of silk and glued to the side of the container. Some...

Watch, pocket

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1991.0078.0007
  • Item
  • 1872

A circular silveroid and glass pocket watch. The back of the item has been decorated with a copper filled design of a man on horseback. Around the edge of the back there appears a pattern of small incisions into the case. At the top of teh item th...

Grand Trunk Pacific

Water Pipe (Personal Gear)

  • CA NAN NAN_1999.302.001 (a-b)
  • Item
  • 1999-09-1

According to Kit Stannard, this was part of a Chinese opium pipe.

Bastion Museum Society

Water spray can

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2008.125.1A-B
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Water spray can. Looks like a small brass tin can with a tube across the top, with a small fill port and cap on the top. Might be home made, from a tin can. One would blow through the pipe on top, which would pick up water through the hole in the ...

Wedding of Chow Chee at the Masonic Hall, Cumberland B.C.

  • CA CUMB CUMB_985.044.003
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  • [ca. 193-?]

Chow Chee was the eldest son of Chow Lee; this photo was taken in front of the Masonic Hall in Cumberland B.C. and the ceremony was held upstairs. Chow Chee’s bride was from China; Date: ca. 1930's?

Wedding of Chow Chee in Front of the Masonic Hall

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.033.001
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  • [ca. 193-?]

Chow Chee was the eldest son of Chow Lee; his bride was from China. This photo was taken in front of the Masonic Hall in Cumberland B.C. and the wedding ceremony was held upstairs. Date: ca. 1930's?

Wedding of Chow Chee in front of the Masonic Hall

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.033.002
  • Item
  • [ca. 193-?]

Chow Chee was the eldest son of Chow Lee; his bride was from China. This photo was taken in front of the Masonic Hall in Cumberland B.C. and the wedding ceremony was held upstairs. Date: ca. 1930's?

Wedding photograph.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1979.0058.0104
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Black and white post card. Photograph of a Chinese wedding. Bride, Groom and sixteen persons to the wedding party. Background of trees and buildings. Top of photograph has Chinese symbols. Reverse side has Chinese symboles and reads: "Agfa&qu...

Weight

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1980.0378.0001
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An hourglass shape weight bearing the Chinese characters "4 ounces".

Weight for Horse Reins

  • CA CUMB CUMB_982.031.002
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Used on horses when pulling wagons. This is the kind of rein weight that was used in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. It acts as an anchor when stopping for deliveries.

Wellington Colliery Railway Customs Report from 1925

  • CA CUMB CUMB_2007.027.035
  • Item
  • 1925-12-07

This is a customs Report/ Receipt form the Wellington Colliery Railway Company; there are some Chinese characters on the back; Date: December, 7, 1925.

Wellington Colliery Railway Company

Wheel, chinese lottery

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_2007.0051.1656
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Circular , white bristol board with a hole in the center. Inserted in the hole is a rusty square headed nail. Nail pierced through a brown cardboard arrow which rests on top of the circle. Glued to the circle are seven squares of white paper with ...

When Victoria Had a Chinese Flying School

  • CA EMA EMA_Vertical File 'C'|Chinese
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Newspaper clipping from Times Colonist dated January 13, 2002. In 1922, Chan Dun and Lee Kwong Yee, two local members of Victoria's Chinese business community, organized the Victoria Chinese Aviation School. The main objective of the school w...

Whip

  • CA CVM CVM_989.102.50
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A whip or whip-like object of horsehair. The handle is made of wood and carved decoratively with a metal ring at the end. At the top of the handle, long horsehair is woven or worked into a short 8cm section of some kind of hair or gut bound or wo...

Whisk

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0023.0001
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Small wooden whisk. Consists of numerous narrow flat segments of wood bound by wicker at one end around a wooden core. PH1 2006

Whisk

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0026.0001
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Small wooden whisk. Consists of numerous narrow flat segments of wood bound by wicker at one end around a wooden core. PH1 2006

Whisk

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0028.0001
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Small wooden whisk. Consists of numerous narrow flat segments of wood bound by wicker at one end around a wooden core. Chinese pot scrubber. PH1 2006, PH2 2007

Whisk

  • CA CVM CVM_984.41.4
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A large, metal whip or whisk for mixing batters from the Pekin Restaurant (proprietor Sue Lem Bing). It has a hollow metal cylinder for a handle, which is tightly wrapped in thin wire. Extending out from the top of this handle are twelve long, f...

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