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  • Orange Squeezer
    Orange Squeezer
    Image       Made of metal. Half of a cut orange would be placed in the squeezer (face forward so that the exposed citrus was in the direction of the user in order for it to be squeezed against the side) and when the handles were pressed together the juice would collect at ...
    Image     Made of metal. Half of a cut orange would be placed in the squeezer (face forward so that the exposed citrus was in the direction of the user in order ...
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Crimping Machine
    Crimping Machine
    Image       Inscribed “Star. Pat. Oct. 19 1875”. Made of cast iron with two fluted brass rollers. Used in many homes to crimp fabric or clothing. Originally this machine had warming inserts but those have disappeared. This machine easily allowed the user to create even-spaced, neat ruffles and frills.
    Image     Inscribed “Star. Pat. Oct. 19 1875”. Made of cast iron with two fluted brass rollers. Used in many homes to crimp fabric or clothing. Originally this machine had warming inserts ...
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Coleman Gas Clothes Iron
    Coleman Gas Clothes Iron
    Image       Black enamel. Gas light in the back. A pump was used to build pressure in the tank and a match ignited the flame in the iron. It emitted an unpleasant odour.
    Image     Black enamel. Gas light in the back. A pump was used to build pressure in the tank and a match ignited the flame in the iron. It emitted an unpleasant ...
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Ted Williams Autographed Baseball with Card
    Ted Williams Autographed Baseball with Card
    Image       To Don Mikel Ted Williams
    Image     To Don Mikel Ted Williams
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  • Dunham House Coach, Cobourg
    Dunham House Coach, Cobourg
    ImageText       Picture of a coach from Cobourg's Dunham House Hotel. The Dunham House was built on the site of the Windsor Hotel which was destroyed by fire in April 1878. The fire took the life of three firefighters: George Stevenson, James Forrest and Charles Patterson. See Guillet’s “Cobourg 1798-1948” p.175-9.
    ImageText     Picture of a coach from Cobourg's Dunham House Hotel. The Dunham House was built on the site of the Windsor Hotel which was destroyed by fire in April 1878. The ...
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  • King St., Cobourg with Firemen?
    King St., Cobourg with Firemen?
    ImageText       Picture of King Street taken from just west of Victoria Hall. It appears on page 209 of Guillet’s “Cobourg 1798 to 1948” where the caption is simply “The Jaunting Car on King Street”. There appears to be a group of firefighters testing their equipment in the middle of the road. ...
    ImageText     Picture of King Street taken from just west of Victoria Hall. It appears on page 209 of Guillet’s “Cobourg 1798 to 1948” where the caption is simply “The Jaunting Car ...
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  • Picture of Field & Brother Stores, Cobourg
    Picture of Field & Brother Stores, Cobourg
    ImageText       Picture of Field & Brother stores located on the north side of King Street opposite Victoria Hall.
    ImageText     Picture of Field & Brother stores located on the north side of King Street opposite Victoria Hall.
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Antique Balance Scale
    Antique Balance Scale
    Image       Small metal weights on one side; gauge on top. Inscribed with “Brown & Sharpe MFG. Co. Providence R.I USA”. This scale was from the Gore's Landing general store which later became the “Hair by Diane” salon.
    Image     Small metal weights on one side; gauge on top. Inscribed with “Brown & Sharpe MFG. Co. Providence R.I USA”. This scale was from the Gore's Landing general store which later ...
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Steam Whistle
    Steam Whistle
    Image       Large. Made of brass. For a train. Inscribed, “J.E. LONERGAN & CO. PHILA. MFRS.”
    Image     Large. Made of brass. For a train. Inscribed, “J.E. LONERGAN & CO. PHILA. MFRS.”
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Pendulum Letter Scale
    Pendulum Letter Scale
    Image       Made of steel and brass. The design is different to regular scales as the counterweight on the pointer arm can be swung to either the upper or the lower position to accommodate the different weight ratios on the dial. In the lower position it measures 0-1,000 grams.
    Image     Made of steel and brass. The design is different to regular scales as the counterweight on the pointer arm can be swung to either the upper or the lower position ...
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Charcoal Iron
    Charcoal Iron
    Image       Clothing iron fueled by heated charcoal in the bottom of the iron. With grill and two pieces of modern charcoal.
    Image     Clothing iron fueled by heated charcoal in the bottom of the iron. With grill and two pieces of modern charcoal.
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Four pictures of Cobourg- framed
    Four pictures of Cobourg- framed
    Image       4 postcards framed together: three of King street and one of Cobourg Harbour
    Image     4 postcards framed together: three of King street and one of Cobourg Harbour
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • The Cobourg Centennial Star- March 7th 1929
    The Cobourg Centennial Star- March 7th 1929
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  • Charcoal Iron
    Charcoal Iron
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  • Picture frame- Ornate
    Picture frame- Ornate
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  • Rhyme and Reason- short book
    Rhyme and Reason- short book
    ImageText       Rhyme and Reason...A Souvenir Volume of Verse by Canadian Soldier- Poets...With the Compliments of The Maple Leaf, Italy
    ImageText     Rhyme and Reason...A Souvenir Volume of Verse by Canadian Soldier- Poets...With the Compliments of The Maple Leaf, Italy
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  • Memorial Card- Alexander Morrison
    Memorial Card- Alexander Morrison
    ImageText       How mildly on the wandering cloud The sunset beam is cast; So sweet the memory left behind, When loved ones breathe their last. In loving memory of my dear husband Alexander Morrison who was killed in action in France on Saturday 25th September 1915 aged 31 years His country called-he ...
    ImageText     How mildly on the wandering cloud The sunset beam is cast; So sweet the memory left behind, When loved ones breathe their last. In loving memory of my dear husband ...
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Cobourg Horse Show Medals
    Cobourg Horse Show Medals
    Image       Cobourg Horse Show 1909, Cobourg Horse Show Association
    Image     Cobourg Horse Show 1909, Cobourg Horse Show Association
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • 1837 Proclamation by Governor Francis Bond Head
    1837 Proclamation by Governor Francis Bond Head
    Image       Offering 1000 pound for capture of William Lyon Mackenze
    Image     Offering 1000 pound for capture of William Lyon Mackenze
    Cobourg Museum Foundation
  • Photograph of Massey-Harris Store
    Photograph of Massey-Harris Store
    Image       Horse drawn Massey-Harris combine in front of store (location unknown). One man with horse, one on combine, and three on-lookers. Framed by James Gillard (Cobourg) in ornate gold painted wood frame
    Image     Horse drawn Massey-Harris combine in front of store (location unknown). One man with horse, one on combine, and three on-lookers. Framed by James Gillard (Cobourg) in ornate gold painted wood ...
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