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8 Sons of Mr. Hock-Shun Lowe

  • CA CUMB CUMB_985.044.007
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  • 1948

People identified in this photo are: Low Chung Leung (Wilbur), Low Chung Mun (Clifford), Low Chung How (David), Low Chung Foo (Charles), Low Chung Kang (Ken), Low Chung Hong (Bill), Low Chung Yin (George), Low Chung Ping (Philip).

A Chinese claim in the Cariboo; circa 1900.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1977.0051.0523.244
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Monitor operating on a claim. A gravel hillside. There is water on the hill. Above the hill are many dead looking trees

Abacus

  • CA TN TN_2014.009.001
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Wooden abacus with brass hardware and the words "Chee Kong Tong Society", also known as the Nelson Chinese Masonic Lodge, written in Chinese calligraphy on the back in gold.

Abacus

  • CA SMA SMA_976. .264
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Rectangular frame, wooden, wood unknown, stained black outside. Edges bound with thin brass. Abacus is divided horizontally into two areas, the base area being much deeper than the top. Thirteen bamboo rods are evenly spaced at fixed intervals ins...

Abacus

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-260-001
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This object has a rectangular dark brown wooden frame that is open in the center except for one bar which runs lengthwise across the frame just below the center. Drilled into the inner part of the frame are small holes into which are inserted crea...

Abacus

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1960.0019.0001
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A rectangular shaped wooden abacus. The artifact consists of a box-like frame which in turn has been divided longitudinally through the use of a rectangular shaped piece of wood. A total of eleven circular wooden segments and two circular brass se...

Abacus

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1992.0016.0001
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A rectangular shaped dark brown coloured all wood abacus. The artifact exhibits four edge segments that in turn have been horizontally connected by a rectangular shaped segment of wood. 'V' shaped joints appear at the points where the co...

Abacus

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1993.0131.0001
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A rectangular shaped stained wood abacus with several components missing. The artifact has an encircling frame component which is held in place by two lengths of steel wire. There were originally eleven transverse circular wooden components, each ...

Abacus

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1984.0005.0001
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A large wood and metal school abacus. The artifact consists of a triangular metal base from which a large circular lathe turned segment rises vertically up to the undersurface of a wooden square area. Extending horizontally from one side of this s...

Abacus

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.181.1
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Black wood abacus. A section of the right edge is missing at the back, allowing the panel to slide. Used by the donor's father at his store.

Abacus

  • CA LYTT LYTT_2000.12
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  • [1900]

Maker's metal label "Lotus Flower Brand. Made in the People's Republic of China"

Abacus

  • CA CHL CHL_1990.028.001
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CM 4185 Abacus Finished two compartment wood rack; smaller, upper section has two rows of wood beads [counters]; lower has five; all beads on parallel bamboo [?] rods fitted into rack lengthwise; rack held together by brass corners nailed on; wood...

Abacus

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1954.10.1
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Abacus, a calculator used by Chinese immigrants as an aid in counting. This one is made of dark wood.

Abacus, Chinese

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1999.0031.2116
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A rectangular shaped dark brown coloured (outside edges, the interior is unstained) all wood abacus. The artifact exhibits four edge segments that in turn have been horizontally connected by a rectangular shaped segment of wood. Mitre joints appea...

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