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2005.001.001
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Bottle

Object 2005.001.001

Bottle

Bottle

A ceramic bottle in the shape of a polar bear. This limited edition bottle contained scotch whisky bottled by the Government of the Northwest Territories, possibly for a Commissioner’s Ball event in the early 1970s. The ball, hosted by the Commissioner of the NWT, was the formal dinner and party that kicked off the first Legislative Assembly meetings of the year.

Object Details
Accession No.2005.001.001
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationYellowknife, Great Slave Lake
Date1970s
963.005.001
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Truck

Object 963.005.001

Truck

Truck

A Model T truck, one of the first vehicles to enter the Northwest Territories in the 1920s. It was owned initially by Dr. Clermont Bourget, the Indian Agent and medical doctor stationed at Fort Resolution from 1923 to 1933. The truck was then used by trader George Pinsky who operated a general store in Fort Resolution for many years. When Pinsky donated the truck to the museum in 1963 it was still in working condition.

Object Details
Accession No.963.005.001
MakerFord Motor Company
Culture
Region
LocationFort Resolution, Great Slave Lake
Datec. 1924
2018.006.001
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Paddle

Object 2018.006.001

Paddle

Paddle

A wooden paddle used by Bill Farley during the 1970 NWT Centennial commemorative ‘Alexander Mackenzie Canoe Race’. The race was down the Mackenzie River from Fort Providence to Inuvik, a distance of 1760 kilometers. Teams from ten NWT communities participated. Farley was a member of the Yellowknife team. After the race’s finish in Inuvik he got a list of all race participants and wrote their names on the blade.

Object Details
Accession No.2018.006.001
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationYellowknife, Great Slave Lake
Date1970
2015.012.013
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Doll

Object 2015.012.013

Doll

Doll

A flat cut-out fabric doll in the image of a Canadian Women’s Army Corp member, with uniform and shoulder bag. It was probably a do-it-yourself craft product. Crafters embroidered along designated lines already marked into the fabric and then had artistic liberty to colour in hair, buttons, clothing seams, and facial features however they wanted to. Owned and possibly embroidered by Catherine ‘Goldie’ Lovell while a member of the C.W.A.C. during World War II.

Object Details
Accession No.2015.012.013
MakerMod Art C.W. Co. Limited
Culture
Region
Location
Datec. 1943-1946
2017.032.001
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Chart roller

Object 2017.032.001 a,b

Chart roller

Chart roller

A chart rolling device, containing a scrollable navigation map of the Mackenzie River, used on the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Tembah. The Tembah was in operation from 1972 to 2010. During the summer of 1989, the ship patrolled the Mackenzie River from Mile 778 to the River Delta.

Object Details
Accession No.2017.032.001 a,b
MakerTownend, Derek
Culture
Region
LocationHay River, Great Slave Lake
Date1980s