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Contact Printing Frame

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Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood; glass
Catalogue Number
104.41.1215
Description
Wooden contact printing frame: wood frame with insert back that is hinged off centre. There is burgundy felt on the internal side facing the glass plate. Back held in by metal clips which slide under lip provided in frame.
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Title
Contact Printing Frame
Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood; glass
Dimensions
30.0 x 25.5 x 3.0 cm
Description
Wooden contact printing frame: wood frame with insert back that is hinged off centre. There is burgundy felt on the internal side facing the glass plate. Back held in by metal clips which slide under lip provided in frame.
Subject
photography
Nicholas Morant
contact printing frame
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
104.41.1215
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Camera Kodak Instamatic 800

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Date
1964 – 1966
Material
metal; plastic; glass
Catalogue Number
104.41.1212
Description
Pocket camera with a grey and black face, with a flash bar on the front. There is a single lens with “KODAK EKTANAR LENS / 38mm f/2.8” printed around the edge. There is also a dial to adjust the shutter speed that says “SHUTTER SPEED 60 125 250” and the brand name “KODAK MADE IN U.S.A.” at the bott…
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Title
Camera Kodak Instamatic 800
Date
1964 – 1966
Material
metal; plastic; glass
Dimensions
7.9 x 11.9 x 5.3 cm
Description
Pocket camera with a grey and black face, with a flash bar on the front. There is a single lens with “KODAK EKTANAR LENS / 38mm f/2.8” printed around the edge. There is also a dial to adjust the shutter speed that says “SHUTTER SPEED 60 125 250” and the brand name “KODAK MADE IN U.S.A.” at the bottom. There is also a zoom dial on the face. The camera’s name “INSTAMATIC CAMERA 800” is printed on the top of the camera in black, white and blue. The back has a hollow opening for film and there are metal attachments on the sides that look as though they could be used to attach the camera to another object like a backpack or a pair of pants. The number “046695” is engraved on the base of the camera.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
camera
Kodak Instamatic 800
Kodak
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
104.41.1212
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Date
1934 – 1989
Material
cardboard; metal; glass
Catalogue Number
104.41.1209 a-i
Description
a. Rectangular, orange box with the image of a flashbulb, the company’s insignia, and the words “FULL CARTON GUARANTEE TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS”. The insignia and “TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS” is repeated on the long sides (one side in English and the other in French). The shorter sides are black and have the…
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Title
Camera Flashbulbs
Date
1934 – 1989
Material
cardboard; metal; glass
Dimensions
25.2 x 10.8 x 4.0 cm
Description
a. Rectangular, orange box with the image of a flashbulb, the company’s insignia, and the words “FULL CARTON GUARANTEE TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS”. The insignia and “TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS” is repeated on the long sides (one side in English and the other in French). The shorter sides are black and have the company’s insignia, a #5 and the words “INTERCHANGEABLE WITH PRESS 25 FLASHBULBS” (once in English and once in French). the bottom of the box says “CANADIAN GENERAL ELECTRIC MADE IN CANADA/FABRICATION CANADIENNE” and has a chart of exposure information.b-i. flashbulb with the Canadian General Electric insignia branded in red on the top. Each bulb has a silver metal base and two main silver coiled wires on the inside.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
camera equipment
flashbulbs
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
104.41.1209 a-i
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Date
1956 – 1965
Material
plastic; metal
Catalogue Number
104.41.1208
Description
Red body with a grey front with black lines in a grid pattern. Pattern is interrupted by a planet drawn with red rings around it. “SAVOY MADE IN U.S.A.” is written across the base of the front side of the camera. There is a black strap attached to the right side of the camera. On the top there are …
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Title
Camera
Date
1956 – 1965
Material
plastic; metal
Dimensions
10.4 x 9.7 x 9.4 cm
Description
Red body with a grey front with black lines in a grid pattern. Pattern is interrupted by a planet drawn with red rings around it. “SAVOY MADE IN U.S.A.” is written across the base of the front side of the camera. There is a black strap attached to the right side of the camera. On the top there are two black buttons: one to take a picture with and one to wind the camera with. Metal lever on bottom can be removed to partially remove front of camera.
Subject
camera
Nicholas Morant
Savoy
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
104.41.1208
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Date
1981 – 1981
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1195 a-b
Description
a. A silver plate with “To Nicholas “Nick” Morant from his CPR friends June 1st, 1981” engraved on the front and “14145 ELKINGTON & CO A.T. WILEY COY LIMITED MONTREAL” engraved on the back.b. dark brown rag to clean plate.
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Title
Commemorative Plate
Date
1981 – 1981
Material
metal
Dimensions
2.6 x 26.2 cm
Description
a. A silver plate with “To Nicholas “Nick” Morant from his CPR friends June 1st, 1981” engraved on the front and “14145 ELKINGTON & CO A.T. WILEY COY LIMITED MONTREAL” engraved on the back.b. dark brown rag to clean plate.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
CPR
Canadian Pacific Railway
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.02.1195 a-b
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Date
1938
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
102.04.1089
Description
Homemade looking wooden box with a raised back panel and metal bison with the caption “CANADA’S NATIONAL PARKS 1938” carved into the metal under the bison. Two large, decorative (?) nails on front of box in addition to four smaller and more practical ones. Wooden knobs on bottom of box so that it i…
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Title
Trinket Box
Date
1938
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
20.3 x 19.5 x 16.5 cm
Description
Homemade looking wooden box with a raised back panel and metal bison with the caption “CANADA’S NATIONAL PARKS 1938” carved into the metal under the bison. Two large, decorative (?) nails on front of box in addition to four smaller and more practical ones. Wooden knobs on bottom of box so that it is elevated.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
Banff
Parks Canada
Canada’s National Parks 1938
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
102.04.1089
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Date
1960 – 1980
Material
plastic; metal; foam
Catalogue Number
105.03.1011
Description
Composed of olive green ear coverings and headband piece connected by metal attachments, and a grey cord that terminates in a black plastic and silver metal headphone jacks with a silver metal plug in. The ear pieces of the headphones are light green and one of them has “SUPEREX EDUCATIONAL PRODUC…
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Title
Headphones
Date
1960 – 1980
Material
plastic; metal; foam
Dimensions
18.0 x 17.5 x 6.3 cm
Description
Composed of olive green ear coverings and headband piece connected by metal attachments, and a grey cord that terminates in a black plastic and silver metal headphone jacks with a silver metal plug in. The ear pieces of the headphones are light green and one of them has “SUPEREX EDUCATIONAL PRODUCTS DIVISION made in Yonkers N.Y.” written on it.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
headphones
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.03.1011
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Date
1950 – 1960
Material
plastic; metal; fibre
Catalogue Number
105.03.1010
Description
Black headphones with silver metal connectors to attach ear pieces to headband and with an insignia on each ear that looks like a music note and the word “BRUSH” written below it. Black chord extends from headphones into a thick, black headphone jack with a thin, metal connector.
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Title
Headphones
Date
1950 – 1960
Material
plastic; metal; fibre
Dimensions
18.5 x 24.0 x 2.5 cm
Description
Black headphones with silver metal connectors to attach ear pieces to headband and with an insignia on each ear that looks like a music note and the word “BRUSH” written below it. Black chord extends from headphones into a thick, black headphone jack with a thin, metal connector.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
headphones
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.03.1010
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Date
1926
Material
brass; metal
Catalogue Number
108.05.1046
Description
Green locomotive with black trucks and silver coloured wheels (two on each side). Small black attachments at the front and back of locomotive to attach it to other cars. Gold bell on top and what looks like some kind of battery on the inside of the car. Two windows and a non-functional door on each…
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Title
Toy Train
Date
1926
Material
brass; metal
Dimensions
5.3 x 12.3 x 3.9 cm
Description
Green locomotive with black trucks and silver coloured wheels (two on each side). Small black attachments at the front and back of locomotive to attach it to other cars. Gold bell on top and what looks like some kind of battery on the inside of the car. Two windows and a non-functional door on each side, plus two windows on rear end. Light and the number “9” engraved on the front side. “Weyerhaeuser” written in white lettering on both sides. “MANTUA” and “3992” engraved on the bottom.
Subject
Weyerhaeuser
train
Nicholas Morant
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
108.05.1046
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Date
1949
Material
metal; plastic
Catalogue Number
108.05.1045
Description
Orange boxcar with four windows on each side, eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train compartment to other cars. Boxcar has a brown roof with a raised area with two additional windows on each side. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIO…
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Title
Toy Train
Date
1949
Material
metal; plastic
Dimensions
5.7 x 14.6 x 3.3 cm
Description
Orange boxcar with four windows on each side, eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train compartment to other cars. Boxcar has a brown roof with a raised area with two additional windows on each side. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIONAL CN 78213” and “CNR SERVES ALL CANADIANS” inside of a green maple leaf.
Subject
C.N.R.
Nicholas Morant
Canadian National Railway
toy
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
108.05.1045
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Date
1988 – 1988
Material
plastic; metal
Catalogue Number
108.05.1044
Description
Brown boxcar with two functional sliding doors (one on each side), eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train to other cars. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIONAL C.N. 473966 CAP 120000 LD LMT 124600 LT WT 44400 NEW 2-46” and “CNR SERV…
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Title
Toy Train
Date
1988 – 1988
Material
plastic; metal
Dimensions
5.6 x 17.2 x 3.9 cm
Description
Brown boxcar with two functional sliding doors (one on each side), eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train to other cars. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIONAL C.N. 473966 CAP 120000 LD LMT 124600 LT WT 44400 NEW 2-46” and “CNR SERVES ALL CANADA” surrounded in a green maple leaf.
Subject
C.N.R.
Canadian National Railway
Nicholas Morant
train
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
108.05.1044
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