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Transmitter

Object 2015.013.001 a

Transmitter

Transmitter

The Gibson Girl emergency radio was used by many northern bush pilots in the post-World War II period. It featured a hand-crank and an ergonomic shape so that it could be placed between a pilot’s thighs while cranking to generate a signal. This transmitter was owned by Hank Koenen who operated a charter airline from 1949 to 1975.

Object Details
Accession No.2015.013.001 a
MakerBendix Aviation Limited
Culture
Region
LocationYellowknife, Great Slave Lake
Date1941
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Clogs

Object 2015.012.019 a,b

Clogs

Clogs

A gift to Canadian serviceman Russ Lovell from the people of Holland in gratitude for his role in liberating their country, April 17, 1945. Lovell trained men in field mechanics with the 82nd Artillery in Holland and Germany.

Object Details
Accession No.2015.012.019 a,b
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationYellowknife, Great Slave Lake
Date1945