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More Info Victorian Tiles
Shire Album #67
Story of attractive decorative qualities of Victorian tiles that have caught the attention of collectors. Also discusses the important function tiles performed in nineteenth-century architecture. Looks at the wealth of different patterns on tiles which demonstrate the changes in and development of decorative styles and taste in the Victorian era. Also looks at the tilemakers. Many historical b&w photographs and drawings. Bibliography, list of places to visit.
textual record : book, softcover


1981
2007.041.003 PF.0188.0170
More Info VIA Rail Promotional Cardboard Train
VIA Rail Cardboard Train; 3-piece promotional with locomotive #923 and 2 passenger cars; blue, green and teal in colour
artifact : promotional VIA train


2011.019.002 3 Dimensional
More Info Collector Plate "Retired Lady" From "The Iron Giants" Series
Round Collector Plate "Retired Lady" from "The Iron Giants" Series from an original painting by Robert J. Banks featuring the 2-8-0 "Consolidation" type. Second Issue in a two plate series limited to 15,000 pieces. Plate No. 645. Includes hanger.
artifact : collector plate


Unknown
2012.054.002 3-Dimensional
More Info Collector Plate "Symphony in Steam" From "The Age of Steam" Series
Round Collector Plate "Symphony in Steam" from "The Age of Steam" Series after an original work by Theodore A. Xaras. First of the series, this is plate no. 10,258 / 15,000 pieces commemorating the Centennial of the Canadian Pacific Railway 1881 - 1981 Includes hanger.
artifact : collector plate


MCMLXXXI
2012.054.003 3-Dimensional
More Info Collector Plate "Brief Encounter" TH&B, Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Railway From "The Age of Steam"
Round Collector Plate "Brief Encounter" TH&B, Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Railway from "The Age of Steam" Series after an original work by Theodore A. Xaras. Second of the series, this is plate no. 10,040 / 15,000 pieces. Includes hanger.
artifact : collector plate


MCMLXXXII
2012.054.004 3-Dimensional
More Info Collector Plate "No Contest!" Canadian National Railways From "The Age of Steam"
Round Collector Plate "No Contest!" Canadian National Railways from "The Age of Steam" Series after an original work by Theodore A. Xaras. Third of the series, this is plate no. 13,952 / 15,000 pieces. Includes hanger.
artifact : collector plate


MCMLXXXIII
2012.054.005 3-Dimensional
More Info Collector Plate "Timber Country" From "The Age of Steam"
Round Collector Plate "Timber Country" from "The Age of Steam" Series after an original work by Theodore A. Xaras. Fourth of the series, this is plate no. 6529 / 15,000 pieces. Includes hanger.
artifact : collector plate


MCMLXXXIII
2012.054.006 3-Dimensional
More Info Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Mount Assiniboine"
Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Mount Assiniboine". This is undoubtedly the most imposing mountain in the Canadian Rockies. It is distant some fifty miles south west of the town of Banff. At its base lies a lake of marvellous blue; upon its shoulders are draped glaciers and snowfields of incredible depth; its summit is elevated high into the clean cold upper air, far above the sea of peaks by which it is surrounded. Includes hanger.
artifact : wood plaque


Unknown
2012.054.007 3-Dimensional
More Info Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Sinclair Canyon"
Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Sinclair Canyon". Whose rocky walls form an appropriate portal to the Kootenay National Park. Through this narrow cleft runs the Banff-Windermere Highway. Near by are the famous Sinclair Hot Springs. Includes hanger.
artifact : wood plaque


Unknown
2012.054.008 3-Dimensional
More Info Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Marble Canyon"
Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Marble Canyon". Through an abysmal rift in the rocks pour the waters of a rushing glacial stream winding, twisting, worming a way to the open valley below. This canyon, thirty-fife miles west of Banff, is singularly easy of access. Includes hanger.
artifact : wood plaque


Unknown
2012.054.009 3-Dimensional
More Info Wood Plaque With Old Photo "The Trans-Canada and the Kicking Horse"
Wood Plaque With Old Photo "The Trans-Canada and the Kicking Horse". 2 miles west of Field. Mt. Field in the distance. Includes hanger.
artifact : wood plaque


Unknown
2012.054.010 3-Dimensional
More Info Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Banff Ave. and Banff"
Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Banff Ave. and Banff". The summit of Cascade mountain towers almost ten thousand feet above sea level. The name is derived from a fine spun cataract which falls from the eastern flank of the mountain. Includes hanger.
artifact : wood plaque


Unknown
2012.054.011 3-Dimensional
More Info Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Banff Springs Hotel"
Wood Plaque With Old Photo "Banff Springs Hotel". One of a chain of splendid modern hostelries erected in the Rocky Mountains by the Canadian Pacific Railway Company. Extensions completed 1928. Includes hanger.
artifact : wood plaque


Unknown
2012.054.012 3-Dimensional

Canadian Pacific Steamships Swizzle Stick
Canadian Pacific Steamships Swizzle Stick. "Empress of France" from 1953.
Dark Red
Swizzle Stick


1953
2017.007.003 3-Dimensional
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