Newspaper Article - 26 January 1922 - Chinese person injured
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Sidney and Islands Review, 26 January 1922, Page 7.
"A Chinaman employed at the Sidney Mills had the misfortune to break an arm yesterday afternoon. Medical attention was given immediately and he is progressing favorably."
Newspaper Article - 19 February 1925 - vision of Sidney's future
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Sidney and Islands Review, 19 February 1925, Page 4.
"Vision of Sidney In 10 Years" .... "One of my greatest surprises was to find that Chinatown had disappeared, and that no Orientals of any race was employed in Sidney or on any...
- CA SMA SMA_971.J.037
Stone ware pottery jug - squat shape, glazed dark brown outside. Has mouth that will take a cork stopper and a small spout to pour with. Described as "soya sauce pot" & illustrated pgs. 99-100 Vol. 2. Western Canadian Bottle Collecti...
- CA SMA SMA_971.J.043
Large wooden bowl made from one solid piece of wood - wood unknown, very dark inside, posssibly stained or darkened by use. Probably hand turned. Slightly oval in shape. Recorded as "used for bean sprouting by Chinese". Diameter approx. ...
- CA SMA SMA_972.028.402 c
Basket, probably oriental design with rectangular base, flared sides and almost circular top. Woven of very fine bamboo or cane, wrapped top edge in a material of a lighter color.
- CA SMA SMA_972.055.821
Small old Chinese medicine bottle.
- CA SMA SMA_972.J.529
Transparent, deep green, glass bottle, circular base. No seams visible. Possibly contained wine. Mouth will take a cork stopper. Recorded as possibly Chinese.
- CA SMA SMA_976. .240
Wooden drum made of unknown wood, pale gold in colur. Drum is hollow inside, but the wooden walls are quite thick. Chinese characters in black on side of drum. Recorded information "Found in verge of Canora Rd. Characters read--"New Chin...
- CA SMA SMA_976. .244
Clear, glass bottle, circular base. Still contains some of original contents which are dark brown, and a dark brown residue covers the inside of the bottle. Paper labels on outside with Chinese characters on them. Bottle has seam lines down sides ...
- CA SMA SMA_976. .249
Stoneware/pottery ginger jar, hexagonal shape, raised floral motifs on sides under green glaze. Open bamboo lacing surrounding jar, and handles attached to casing to carry pot. Seal on top of pot appears to have been cut around but possibly never ...
- CA SMA SMA_976. .254
Clear glass cylindrical container, straight sides. Some bubbles visible in glass. Cork stopper in top, sealed with clear wax. Some Chinese characters visible on side of bottle. Paper label, with black printing--a man's photograph and Chinese ...
- CA SMA SMA_976. .260
String of seventy-two deep (cobalt) blue transparent glass beads of circular shape; bubbles visible in the glass. Beads are quite uniform in shape and size. Chalky interiors.
Basket and Cover
- CA SMA SMA_976. .334
Rectangular basket with cover in the form of another similar basket which covers it completely. Woven in this shape with a support provided only by a thick rim indicating that the basket was probably steamed or shaped over a form to obtain the rec...
- CA SMA SMA_985.027.001
Dark green bottle with Chinese writing around middle. Bottle is opaque, with B in circle on bottom. Some staining inside. Appears to be machine made.
- CA SMA SMA_986.005.013
Shallow dish (lid) made of tan-coloured clay, probably Chinese. Circular in shape, has a flat bottom and flat brim around edge. Edges are a bit rough. There is a design on the bottom [top?] of a circle inside which are five oval shapes.
- CA SMA SMA_993.006.001
Straw hat, large woven brim, open weave crown (lined)
- CA SMA SMA_976. .257
Clear glass bottle, rectangular base, flat sides. Some bubbles visible in the glass. Cork in mouth sealed in position with reddish wax. Paper label printed in red on front has chinese characters down it. Chinese characters in raised glass on back....
Newspaper Article - 16 May 1913 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, “Editorial Notes”, 16 May 1913, Page 4.
“We have no doubt that we shall presently see much improvement in passenger transportation facilities to Victoria. One of the most urgently required betterments is more accommod...
Newspaper Article - 1 August 1913 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, “A Warning to Chinese”, 1 August 1913, Page 2.
“A Warning to Chinese
Three million circulars for distribution all over China are declared to have been despatched by local Chinese warning their compatriots against coming...
Newspaper Article - 17 October 1913 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, “Must Be Photographed”, 17 October 1913, Page 1.
“Must Be Photographed
An edict from the immigration department at Ottawa has been issued requiring every Chinaman to have his photograph taken and filed with the local im...
Newspaper Article - 24 October 1913 - reference to Orientals
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Sidney and Islands Review, “Oriental Menage To Integrity Of The British Empire”, 24 October 1913, Page 6.
“Oriental Menace To Integrity Of The British Empire” – Lengthy article giving some of the views of the immigration of Orientals and that “Ou...
Newspaper Article - 11 February 1915 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, '“For Mothers”, 11 February 1915, Page 3.
Not having a special department for mothers the editor is compelled to put in the general columns this bit of exclusive information which came to him unexpecte...