Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

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Cumberland Museum and Archives Only digital objects

2 Envelopes and 1 Letter from Hong Kong to Cumberland B.C.

  • CA CUMB CUMB_983.025.002
  • Item
  • 1930-05

Envelope (B) is from Hong Kong and addressed to Hwang Je-Syen from Hwang Ren-II; letter (A) stating that the sender received money from Je-Syen and that “Your family is fine, so don’t worry about it.”; envelope C is addressed to “Sing Shun & C...

Wing Shing

Children’s Practice Reading Book

  • CA CUMB CUMB_985.041.006
  • Item

This is a Chinese reader for children learning to read.; the book has no specific story. A translation of a chapter is included.

Wellington Colliery Railway Customs Report from 1925

  • CA CUMB CUMB_2007.027.035
  • Item
  • 1925-12-07

This is a customs Report/ Receipt form the Wellington Colliery Railway Company; there are some Chinese characters on the back; Date: December, 7, 1925.

Wellington Colliery Railway Company

Embroidered Symbol of the Dart Coon Club by Mrs. Mah

  • CA CUMB CUMB_985.041.001
  • Item
  • 1932

Bead embroidered symbol of the Dart Coon Club. It was presented in 1932 on the 5th anniversary of the club by Mah Lip Sui and his wife Lily (sir name Ho Yuet Hing). The work was specially made by Mrs. Mah for the anniversary.

Mrs Mah

Calligraphy Scroll

  • CA CUMB CUMB_980.527
  • Item

Translated it reads: "whatever you do please give others a chance then the world will be a happy place."

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