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  • Brass Patriotic Box, Boer War
    Brass Patriotic Box, Boer War
    Object       The handwritten note reads "I wish you a happy new year".
    Object     The handwritten note reads "I wish you a happy new year".
    County of Brant Public Library
  • Soldier's New Testament, South Africa 1900, Boer War
    Soldier's New Testament, South Africa 1900, Boer War
    Object       This New Testament was sent to soldiers during the Boer War, fought in South Africa from 1899 - 1902. Canada took part in the war, with 8600 volunteers. The cover reads "Soldier's New Testament - South Africa 1900". This artifact was provided for photography by Richard Shaver from his personal …
    Object     This New Testament was sent to soldiers during the Boer War, fought in South Africa from 1899 - 1902. Canada took part in the war, with 8600 volunteers. The cover …
    County of Brant Public Library
  • Orange Free State Medal, Boer War
    Orange Free State Medal, Boer War
    Object       This medal was awarded to a soldier during the Boer War, fought in South Africa from 1899 - 1902. Canada took part in the war, with 8600 volunteers. This artifact was provided for photography by Richard Shaver from his personal collection. It can be seen on display at the Canadian …
    Object     This medal was awarded to a soldier during the Boer War, fought in South Africa from 1899 - 1902. Canada took part in the war, with 8600 volunteers. This artifact …
    County of Brant Public Library
  • Welcome Ribbon, Boer War
    Welcome Ribbon, Boer War
    Object       The ribbon reads "Welcome Home - Our Boys Return from South Africa"
    Object     The ribbon reads "Welcome Home - Our Boys Return from South Africa"
    County of Brant Public Library
  • Leather Horse Collars, Circa 1900
    Leather Horse Collars, Circa 1900
    Object       Set of two leather horse collars. These collars are part of the harness used for horse's when pulling wagons or a plow. The collar allows the horse to use its full strength when pulling.
    Object     Set of two leather horse collars. These collars are part of the harness used for horse's when pulling wagons or a plow. The collar allows the horse to use its …
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Wooden Singletree Harness Yoke, Circa 1900
    Wooden Singletree Harness Yoke, Circa 1900
    Object       This single harness yoke would be used for hitching a horse or a mule to some type of farm implement such as a plow, or a hay wagon . These were most commonly used in the late 1800's to early 1900's.
    Object     This single harness yoke would be used for hitching a horse or a mule to some type of farm implement such as a plow, or a hay wagon . These …
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Wooden Barrel Style Butter Churn, Circa 1900
    Wooden Barrel Style Butter Churn, Circa 1900
    Object       This type of churn had the whole barrel turning which turned the milk into solids and was widely used in the late 1800's and early 1900's.
    Object     This type of churn had the whole barrel turning which turned the milk into solids and was widely used in the late 1800's and early 1900's.
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Lightning Hay Knife, Circa 1900
    Lightning Hay Knife, Circa 1900
    Objectcomment       This type of knife was used by farmers to cut through an outdoor hay pile or mow in order to get at cleaner untouched hay on the inside. It took a great deal of strength to use it.
    Objectcomment     This type of knife was used by farmers to cut through an outdoor hay pile or mow in order to get at cleaner untouched hay on the inside. It took …
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Harpoon Hay Fork, Circa 1900
    Harpoon Hay Fork, Circa 1900
    Object       This device was used prior to the invention of hay elevators and baling equipment. This large fork like apparatus was used to help get the hay from the wagon to the lofts in the upper portions of a barn. It was attached to a pulley that a horse would provide …
    Object     This device was used prior to the invention of hay elevators and baling equipment. This large fork like apparatus was used to help get the hay from the wagon to …
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Wooden Oxen Yoke, Circa 1900
    Wooden Oxen Yoke, Circa 1900
    Object       This item appears to have been hand hewn and looks to be very old, it has broken off on one end along what appears to be a fault in the wood.
    Object     This item appears to have been hand hewn and looks to be very old, it has broken off on one end along what appears to be a fault in the …
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Un-named Object, Circa 1900
    Un-named Object, Circa 1900
    Objectmystery       This is a u shaped wooden item with an iron frame, attached to the front, it has two larger holes through the ends of the bottom of the open end suggesting something could be attached.
    Objectmystery     This is a u shaped wooden item with an iron frame, attached to the front, it has two larger holes through the ends of the bottom of the open end …
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Wooden Clothes Wringer, Circa 1900
    Wooden Clothes Wringer, Circa 1900
    Object       The writing is still clearly visible on the wringer saying Steel Tempered Ball Bearings, oil the ball bearings frequently, enclosed cog wheels
    Object     The writing is still clearly visible on the wringer saying Steel Tempered Ball Bearings, oil the ball bearings frequently, enclosed cog wheels
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Wooden Wash Tub, Circa 1900
    Wooden Wash Tub, Circa 1900
    Object       Round wooden wash tub on four legs, iron bands hold barrel together.
    Object     Round wooden wash tub on four legs, iron bands hold barrel together.
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Jack Knife, Circa 1900
    Jack Knife, Circa 1900
    Object       This predeccesor of the "Swiss Army Knife" has a wood handle that has begun to show its age with pieces missing but has several different implements attached. There is a corkscrew, various knife blades and a pick type tool.
    Object     This predeccesor of the "Swiss Army Knife" has a wood handle that has begun to show its age with pieces missing but has several different implements attached. There is a …
    Huron Shores Museum
  • White China Platter, Circa 1900
    White China Platter, Circa 1900
    Object       Donated by Mr and Mrs Edgar Inkster. Belonged to Mrs. Inkster's mother, taken from her wedding dishes, over 100 years old.
    Object     Donated by Mr and Mrs Edgar Inkster. Belonged to Mrs. Inkster's mother, taken from her wedding dishes, over 100 years old.
    Huron Shores Museum
  • Appliqued Quilt, Early 1900's (Made by Mary E. (Peterson) Allhusen
    Appliqued Quilt, Early 1900's (Made by Mary E. (Peterson) Allhusen
    Objectcomment       Mrs. Allhusen was known in the Iron Bridge for her skills as a midwife. (1877-1930)
    Objectcomment     Mrs. Allhusen was known in the Iron Bridge for her skills as a midwife. (1877-1930)
    Timber Village Museum
  • Hose reel
    Hose reel
    Object       Hand-drawn hose cart with two big wheels, a hose and nozzles. Wood/metal. The hose reel was pulled to the fire scene by 4 to 6 men, and the hose was unrolled from the fire to the source of water. The reel was first used in early 1900. N.F.D.
    Object     Hand-drawn hose cart with two big wheels, a hose and nozzles. Wood/metal. The hose reel was pulled to the fire scene by 4 to 6 men, and the hose was …
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library
  • Railroad Lantern
    Railroad Lantern
    Object       Oil lantern used on the local railway.
    Object     Oil lantern used on the local railway.
    South Grey Museum
  • Beef Tallow
    Beef Tallow
    Object       Made by rendering the particularly hard fat found around a cow's kidneys and letting it harden in a dish or pan.
    Object     Made by rendering the particularly hard fat found around a cow's kidneys and letting it harden in a dish or pan.
    South Grey Museum
  • Sugar Bowl
    Sugar Bowl
    Object       This object would have been sold to tourists around 1900 as a souvenir of their trip down the rapids of the Saint Lawrence.
    Object     This object would have been sold to tourists around 1900 as a souvenir of their trip down the rapids of the Saint Lawrence.
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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