Pak Moy Kwai Medicinal Tonic Bottle
- CA CUMB CUMB_998.048.017
This bottle once contained medicinal wine. The front of the bottle is embossed with “Federal Law Forbids Sale of Re-Use of This Bottle.” There are 2 labels on the right side; the first label reads: “This bottle contains 26.6 ounces, medicinal win...
Wing Lee Wai
White Porcelain Cup
- CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.056
A marking on the bottom of the cup reads: “YUA, Wood & Sons ltd. encl A. O, R N.5.3.8.”
Wood & Sons Ltd.
Personal Seal/ Chop of Jumbo (Hor Sue Mah)
- CA CUMB CUMB_984.100.001
This was Jumbo’s (Hor Sue Mah) personal seal; there is a carved lion on the top and the mahogany base was made by Bill Johnstone. Jumbo gave this seal to Bill Johnstone just before he left Chinatown in Cumberland B.C. Jumbo was the last Chinese re...
Embroidered Table Runner from Jumbo's Cabin
- CA CUMB CUMB_2005.038.001
This item is from Jumbo’s Cabin in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. Jumbo (Hor Sue Mah) was one of the last residents of Cumberland’s Chinatown; his cabin is the last remaining structure.
- CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_RG136
This collection consists primarily of various records of the Lee Chong Store, as well as some personal and mining related correspondence.
Box 1 – 13 Statements & Invoices 1925·-1924
Box 14 Misc. Receipts 1935-1942
Box 15 – 21 Correspondence...
Bill Hong (Wong Mon Hong)
Booklet of The Nationalist League Policy
- CA CUMB CUMB_982.020.016
This booklet contains the policy of The Nationalist League; full translation available (Translated by: Sen-Shou Lin June, 4th, 1988)
The Nationalist League
New Year Greeting Card from Canton China
- CA CUMB CUMB_982.020.038
This item is a New Year greeting card from Mr. Hwang Li-Yen and Mrs. Whang Mai-Syen; the card reads “Hong On Tai Jan Som Hop Toy Sun, Canton, China.” ; the alternate side reads “Hong Tai Inn, Canton, China.”
- CA CUMB CUMB_982.020.075
(Translated by: Sen-Shou Lin June, 4th, 1988).