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Ice saw
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Ice saw

Object 979.034.004 a,b

Ice saw

Ice saw

An ice saw with a long steel blade and a wood and metal handle. This saw was used by the RCMP in Fort Providence to cut ice blocks for food preservation, and to access their winter water supply.

Object Details
Accession No.979.034.004 a,b
MakerHenry Disston and Sons, Toronto, Ontario
Culture
Region
LocationFort Providence, Mackenzie River
Datec. 1910-1940
Washing machine
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Washing machine

Object 988.021.001 a

Washing machine

Washing machine

A hand-powered washing machine with gear mechanism, handle and a barrel-shaped body. The machine was owned by Marie-Celine Bouvier, who did laundry for the the Royal Canadian Signal Corps, the US Signal Corps and the RCMP.

Object Details
Accession No.988.021.001 a
MakerWashington Washer Co. Ltd
Culture
Region
LocationFort Providence, Mackenzie River
Date1940s
Sundial
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Sundial

Object 963.003.001

Sundial

Sundial

Sundial made of lead from the lining of tea chests. The sundial was set up outside the Hudson's Bay Company buildings in Fort Simpson. The inscription reads: ''Fort Simpson Mackenzie River; 'S.S. Wrigley'. Placed Oct. 25, 1888; By Capt. J. Bell; J.S. Camsell, C.F. H.B. Company; Rev. David N. Kirkby, Mission; A. Laviolette, H.B.C.''

Object Details
Accession No.963.003.001
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationFort Simpson, Mackenzie River
Date1888