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''Ka chuen au'' Medicine Bottle

  • CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.262
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This bottle has Chinese symbols on the side as well as “Ka Cuen Au.” It once contained a medicine used to treat skin irritations.

''Magic Tonic'' Bottle

  • CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.263
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This bottle once contained liquid medicine called “Magic Tonic.”

''Po Sam On Oil'' Box

  • CA CUMB CUMB_995.027.003
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This box once contained “Po Sum On” oil. There are a set of instructions inside of the box.

''Robert Lawrence'' Tapestry

  • CA CUMB CUMB_989.034.001
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This tapestry was gifted to Dr. Robert Lawrence in appreciation for his services to the Chinese community in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. He was given this gift when he moved to Vancouver B.C. -The Chinese Community in Cumberland had this tapestry m...

Dr. Robert Lawrence

''Rose Beancurd'' Bottle

  • CA CUMB CUMB_993.023.013
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There are raised Chinese characters on 3 sides. The bottle reads: “rose beancurd – made in China.”

10 Pieces of Ceremonial Chinese Money

  • CA CUMB CUMB_985.038.003
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All of the pieces are ceremonial except for one central Chinese character which means “longevity” (silver or money). Photographed: 985.038.003 C

17 Red Ceremonial Candles

  • CA CUMB CUMB_985.038.025
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These candles were used for ceremonies; two at one time would be burned.

1930's Dress Worn by May Lee Wong

  • CA CUMB CUMB_984.014.003
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  • [ca.193-]

1930's style dress that was worn by Mae Leung's Mother - Mary Lee Wong of Halifax N.S.

Mae Leung

2 Bills with Serial Numbers

  • CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.273
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The first bill’s serial number is: #014836. The second bill’s serial number is: #014837.

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