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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Adze
Material
wood, iron
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Adze
Description Level
Item
Description
Used for hand squaring logs. Has a wooden handle and an iron head.
Material
wood, iron
Category
Tools and Equipment
Sub-category
T&E - Woodworking T&E
Accession Number
2010.002.005
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1800-1930
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Article of Agreement

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Article of Agreement
Material
Paper
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Article of Agreement
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Between Israel Doan (on behalf of William Hubbs) and Matura Haight concerning property that she wishes to rent.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
documentary artifact
Sub-category
Document Artifact
Accession Number
2020.005.030
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Date Range
1846
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Auger
Material
wood and metal
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Auger
Description
this tool is used to bore holes in wood
Material
wood and metal
Category
Tools and Equipment
Sub-category
T&E - Woodworking T&E
Accession Number
2012.027.009
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
early 1900's
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Awls
Material
wood, metal
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Awls
Description Level
Set
Number of Artifacts
6
Description
Set contains a total of 6 awls which are used to punch holes in leather
Material
wood, metal
Category
Tools and Equipment
Sub-category
T&E - Leatherworking T&E
Accession Number
2011.008.017
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
early 1900s
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Bevelled Glass Bowl

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Bowl
Material
Glass
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Bowl
Description
made from bevelled glass
Material
Glass
Category
Packages and Containers
Sub-category
Dishes
Accession Number
2012.007.004
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Images

Bill of Personal Property of the Late Maturah Haight

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Bill of Personal Property
Material
Paper
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Bill of Personal Property
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Lists the personal property of Maturah Haight and the how her property will be dived among her heirs.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Very Fragile
Category
documentary artifact
Sub-category
Document Artifact
Accession Number
2020.005.020
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Date Range
1876
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Notes
Almost completly ripped into two
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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Blow Torch
Material
metal
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Blow Torch
Description Level
Item
Description
Early style that burns non leaded gasoline
Material
metal
Category
Tools and Equipment
Sub-category
T&E - Metalworking T&E
Accession Number
2010.002.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Book: Social Etiquette

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Book
Material
Paper
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Book
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A book discussing acceptable social etiquette as of 1896
Material
Paper
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Books
Accession Number
2013.001.015
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1896
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Bottle Capper

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Bottle Capper
Material
metal
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Bottle Capper
Description Level
Item
Description
Metal bottle capper
Material
metal
Category
Tools and Equipment
Sub-category
T&E - Unclassified T&E
Accession Number
2011.002.003b
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Brass Plaque

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Plaque
Material
Brass
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Plaque
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
This bookend plaque was one of several ookend plaques presented to all who served in WW II (in Sparta). The Sparta United Church had a service honouring these veterans.
Material
Brass
Category
Personal Artifact
Accession Number
2013.011.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
post 1945
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Notes
tarnished
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Brass Toaster

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Toaster
Material
Brass
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Toaster
Description Level
Item
Description
A brass toaster used for making toasty over a fire.
Material
Brass
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Appliances
Sub-category
Cooking
Accession Number
2012.017.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1800's
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Bubble Glass

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Bubble Glass
Material
Glass
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Bubble Glass
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
White bubble glass. Open at top and bottom, but narrower at the top
Material
Glass
Category
Furnishing
Sub-category
lighting fixture
Accession Number
2019.009.004
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Images
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Butter mold
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Butter mold
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Wooden mold used to shape butter into a rectangular brick.
Material
Wood
Condition Information
fragile
Category
Tools and Equipment
Sub-category
T&E for food preparation
Accession Number
2007.002.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Images
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Button Hook
Material
metal
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Button Hook
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
This button hook was used to hook shoe buttons
Material
metal
Category
Tools and Equipment
Sub-category
T&E - Leatherworking T&E
Accession Number
2013.001.028
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Images

Cast-Iron Kettle

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Kettle
Material
iron
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Kettle
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Stout cast-iron kettle with coiled metal used as a handle.
Material
iron
Category
Household Items
Sub-category
Household Accessory
Accession Number
2008.007.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Notes
rusting
Images

Child's Wagon

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Wagon
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Wagon
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
This wagon belonged to the donor's mother, Helen Lindsay Sutton. Helen received the wagon from her parents in 1928.
Material
Wood
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Recreational Objects
Sub-category
Toys
Accession Number
2020.001.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1928
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Doll
Material
China, Fabric
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Doll
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Blond haired china doll wearing a blue dress with lace.
Material
China, Fabric
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Toys
Accession Number
2015.011.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1870's
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Item History
This doll belonged to Jessie Lowther, the grandmother of the donor. The dress is a replica of the original.
Images
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Doll
Material
China, Fabric
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Doll
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Brunette haired doll wearing a pink dress and hat
Material
China, Fabric
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Toys
Accession Number
2015.011.002
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1890
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Item History
This doll belonged to the donor's grandmother
Images
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Cigar Box
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Cigar Box
Description Level
Item
Description
Wooden Milligan Arabela Habana cigar box. Number 4328157 series of 1922. Manufactured by general cigar co. Limited. Held 50 cigars and cost 5 cents.
Material
Wood
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Packages and Containers
Sub-category
Container
Accession Number
2019.003.001
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1920's
Images

Clothes Washing Board

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Washing Board
Material
metal, wood
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Washing Board
Description Level
Item
Description
Made from metal and wood
Material
metal, wood
Category
Clothing Artifact
Sub-category
Household Accessory
Accession Number
2013.001.025
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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