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Propeller

Object 2017.008.002

Propeller

Propeller

A bronze boat propeller, from the small diesel motor vessel B.E.A.R.. The boat operated on Great Bear Lake in the 1930s by Bear Exploration and Radium Limited to supply its silver mine with freight and move its mine product to market.

Object Details
Accession No.2017.008.002
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationPort Radium, Great Bear Lake
Datec. 1932
980.56.1a,b(2)
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Ship’s telegraph

Object 980.056.001 a,b

Ship’s telegraph

Ship’s telegraph

A brass telegraph from the M.V. Radium Gilbert. A ship's telegraph is used for communication between the bridge of the ship and the engine room. Operated by the Northern Transportation Company Ltd. from 1946 to 1980, the Radium Gilbert transported supplies and cargo to communities on Great Bear Lake, and uranium from Eldorado Mine.

Object Details
Accession No.980.056.001 a,b
MakerJos. Harper & Son Inc., New York, New York, USA
Culture
Region
LocationGreat Bear Lake
Date1946-1980