Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

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New Westminster Museums and Archives

Box

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2009.267.1
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Yellow box with windmills, Chinese characters and the words "Luen Chong Tai Tea Co."

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.

Stand

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1961.3.29
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Chinese wood carved vase stand with a 3" diameter. The word "CHINA" is stamped into the bottom.

Sign

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1980.30.1
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Wooden framed sign on white linen and written in Chinese. The sign is 99 by 54 cm. It offers congratulations from the Victoria Chinese Benevolent Society Association on the occasion of the opening of the New Westminster Chinese Benevolent Associ...

Stamp

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1980.30.17
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Small ink stamp with four Chinese characters. There is a tack in the wood near the top.

Poker chip

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1980.30.24.1-63
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Brown plastic chip-like poker chips, 3.7 cm diameter with a gold Chinese character on either side. 63 in total.

Sculpture

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1980.30.26.1
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Relief sculpture of a Chiang Kai-shek's face in profile possibly some military decoration on the collar, a copper coloured ceramic circle, there are 3 etched Chinese characters (___ Ji_ng zh_xメ, or Chairman Chiang), diameter is 22.8 cm. Chia...

Desk

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1980.30.29
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Wooden Chinese lap desk, a square of wood with rounded corners on top of a second identical piece of wood. The two pieces of wood are separated by two slats of wood one on either side, so a compartment for paper storage is created. It is 35 by 28...

Book

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.180.1
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Small-sized New Testament in Chinese, from the Reverend C. C. Shiu.

Scale

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.181.3A-B
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Chinese scale. Component .3A is a handheld spar scale. Has an all wood 45-cm spar, with graduation marks, and with a hook to hang what is to be weighted. Component 3B is a weight on a string to slide up and down the spar to balance the weight and...

Soy sauce dish

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.181.21
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Decorated Chinese porcelain soy sauce dish.

Bowl

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.181.23
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Small decorated Chinese porcelain 'rice' bowl.

Plate

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.181.25
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Decorated Chinese porcelain plate, side plate size (small).

Plate

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.181.26
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Decorated Chinese porcelain plate, side plate size (small).

Plate

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.181.28
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Decorated Chinese porcelain plate, dinner plate sized.

Teapot

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1988.8.2A-C
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Teapot with a Chinese motif. It comes with a lid and a padded wicker case for the teapot.

Tea pot

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH1990.37.1A-B
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Chinese tea pot with floral and family life patterns, along with gold accents.

Archival material

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2006.211
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Documents including head tax certificate of Tee Lee Sing Kan; bylaws of Chinese Old Man's Home in Chinese and English; Kwong on Wo balance sheets on letterhead; directors list; and other Chinese documents.

Desk

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2007.748.1
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Wooden school desk, from the Chinese Benevolent Association (CBA) building. It is dark wood and 30 inches tall by 24.5 inches long by 18 inches wide.

Basketry over bottle

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2007.811.1
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First Peoples' basketry bottle. Basketry is woven around the bottle, on the diagonal and patterned with contrasting colour basketry. It is 18 cm tall. The top diameter is 5.5 cm. Made for souvenir trade? The bottle is a Chinese imported Ta ...

book

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2009.384.1
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Hardcover book titled "Chinese Birthday, Wedding, Funeral and Other Customs" by Mrs. J. G. Cormack, La Librairie Francaise, Peking & Tientsin. Printed by The Commercial Press, Peking Branch Works. 1923. 209 pages. Blue cover with tit...

Pot

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2009.1044.13
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Tiger Whiskey pot. This is green pottery from the 1890-1910 period. Found in the soil beneath the Burr (Columbia) Theatre.

Dress

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2012.20.9
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Platinum-coloured cheongsam dress (short sleeved Chinese silk) with embroidery of baskets and tree branches with pale blue and pale coral. Also has maroon accents on the edge and collar. Appears to be unused. On May 17, 2012, the donor relayed t...

Buttons

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2012.20.4
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Contents of sewing machine (IH2012.20.2a-b) which was found of IH2012.20.1b, a sewing machine drawer. Consists of a variety of unused buttons and toggles mounted on card. From a Chinese-Canadian family.

Fabric remnants

  • CA NWM_ NWM_IH2012.20.6
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Contents of IH2012.20.1C, a sewing machine drawer (from the donation of a sewing machine, IH2012.20.2a-b). Consists of a variety of salvaged and incomplete fabric pieces. From a Chinese-Canadian family.

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