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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Adjustable dress form, covered in brown fabric, manufactured by the 'L&M Adjustable Dress Form Co.' 1908
Condition Information
Fabric covering is bare and torn in spots.
Accession Number
972.3049.1
File Number
3049
Storage Range
item not located at time of entry, Oct. 2015
Origin City
Brooklyn
Origin Province
New York
Origin Country
USA
Notes
Notes obtained from gift card read, 'This Judy was used by Mrs. Liza (Lucas) Harvey of London. Mrs. Harvey was a sister of Gordon Lucas's father and was a dressmaker in London for many years'.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Roseth Corporation
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Paper garment bag, is made of rust coloured paper with black printing, brand is 'Dustex'. Metal hook at top of garment bag has become detached (017.068.008b)
Accession Number
016.068.008a,b
Storage Range
-garment bag upper Row 9 -metal hook (hanger) Row 24 S2 Sh6
Width
27
Height
60
Depth
4
Units
in
Origin Country
USA
Manufacturer
Roseth Corporation
Manufacturer City
Brooklyn
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Silver & Co.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Glass mixer has cast iron lid with crank handle. Wooden finial at end of crank. Jar is square shaped and has measurement markings, for liquid and dry ingredients. Bottom of jar 'Patd. Apl 30.78
Accession Number
017.088.001a,b
Storage Range
R22 S3 Sh4
Origin Country
USA
Manufacturer
Silver & Co.
Manufacturer City
Brooklyn
Manufacturer Province
New York

Holder, Pipe

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Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1950
Material
wood oak glass
Manufacturer
Dun-Rite Wood Incorporated
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Part Names
base
Number of Parts
1
Material
wood oak glass
Condition
(not entered)
Category
Personal Gear
Accession Number
2008.3.1888
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1950
Period / Date Notes
c. 1950
Length
27
Units
cm
Dimension Notes
Overall: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.)
Image Dimension
1000 X 612 pixels (Width X Height)
Manufacturer
Dun-Rite Wood Incorporated
Place of Manufacture
New York, New York, United States of America
Geographic Access
United States of America: New York, Brooklyn
Notes
(including 2008.3.5418-5425)
3 components in total.
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Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Date Range From
1869
Date Range To
1909
Material
glass
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Number of Parts
1
Material
glass
Condition
Good
Category
Electrical & Magnetic T&E
Accession Number
2008.3.1977
Date Range From
1869
Date Range To
1909
Period / Date Notes
1869-1909
Height
10.5
Units
cm
Dimension Notes
Overall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)
Image Dimension
699 X 1000 pixels (Width X Height)
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Place of Manufacture
Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
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Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Material
glass
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Number of Parts
1
Material
glass
Condition
Fair
Condition Information
Chipped.
Category
Electrical & Magnetic T&E
Accession Number
2008.3.1981
Height
9
Units
cm
Dimension Notes
Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)
Image Dimension
638 X 1000 pixels (Width X Height)
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Place of Manufacture
Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Images
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Material
glass
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Number of Parts
1
Material
glass
Condition
Fair
Condition Information
Chipped.
Category
Electrical & Magnetic T&E
Accession Number
2008.3.1982
Height
10.5
Units
cm
Dimension Notes
Overall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)
Image Dimension
699 X 1000 pixels (Width X Height)
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Place of Manufacture
United States of America: New York, Brooklyn
Images
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Material
glass
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Number of Parts
1
Material
glass
Condition
Poor
Condition Information
Cracked and chipped.
Category
Electrical & Magnetic T&E
Accession Number
2008.3.1984
Height
9
Units
cm
Dimension Notes
Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)
Image Dimension
627 X 1000 pixels (Width X Height)
Manufacturer
Brookfield Glass Company
Place of Manufacture
Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
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Novelty, Promotional

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Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Material
metal paint
Manufacturer
DeLaval Cream Separator Company
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Names Access
DeLaval
Number of Parts
1
Material
metal paint
Condition
Fair
Condition Information
Some corrosion.
Category
Advertising Media
Accession Number
2008.2.158
Length
12.7
Width
10.16
Units
cm
Dimension Notes
Overall: 12.7 x 10.2 cm (5 x 4 in.)
Image Dimension
1000 X 782 pixels (Width X Height)
1000 X 787 pixels (Width X Height)
Manufacturer
DeLaval Cream Separator Company
Place of Manufacture
United States of America: New York, Brooklyn
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Peeler, Vegetable

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Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Material
metal
Artist Name
W. R. Feemster Co.
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Artist Name
W. R. Feemster Co.
Number of Parts
1
Material
metal
Condition
Poor
Condition Information
Significant corrosion.
Category
Food Processing & Preparation T&E
Accession Number
2008.2.2258
Length
12.7
Units
cm
Dimension Notes
Overall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)
Place of Manufacture
Brooklyn, Michigan, United States of America

Railroad Lantern

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
lantern, railroad
Manufacturer
R. E. Dietz Company
Storage Location
SU, row 33
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
lantern, railroad
Description
Oil railroad lantern. The lantern is black aside from the glass for the light. Pressed in the glass, "N. Y. C. Lines" for New York Central Lines railroad. On the top, raised lettering, "N. Y. C. S." and the maker's mark, "New York -Dietz Vesta".
Category
T&E for Communication
Sub-category
Visual Communication T&E
Accession Number
015.017.226
File Number
015.017
Storage Location
SU, row 33
Manufacturer
R. E. Dietz Company
Manufacturer City
New York
Manufacturer Province
New York
Manufacturer Country
United States of America
Manufacture Notes
R.E. Dietz Company was a lighting products manufacturer. They are best known for hot blast and cold blast kerosene lanterns. The company started in 1840 when its founder, 22-year-old Robert E. Dietz purchased a Lamp & Oil business in Brooklyn, New York.
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Date Range From
1928
Material
metal silver
Manufacturer
Peerless Silver Company
Museum / Archive
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Number of Parts
1
Material
metal silver
Condition
Fair
Category
Food Service T&E
Accession Number
2008.3.7443
Date Range From
1928
Period / Date Notes
1928
Manufacturer
Peerless Silver Company
Place of Manufacture
United States of America: New York, Brooklyn

tire gauge and case

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
tire guage
Material
steel, leather
Manufacturer
Schraeder's and Son Inc
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
tire guage
Description Level
Item
Description
Balloon tire gauge, 10 lbs to 42 inscribed on end. Black leather case. Brass snap closure, snap has company information engraved on it.
Material
steel, leather
Condition Information
leather case showing wear
Category
Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Sub-category
Land Transportation-Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.220 a,b
Artifact Number
3840 a,b
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
3
Units
in
Manufacturer
Schraeder's and Son Inc
Manufacturer City
Brooklyn
Manufacturer Province
New York
Manufacturer Country
United States
Notes
Changed from 995.2.298
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