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Hillier plywood mill lunch basket (dark), Grand Falls-Windsor
Hillier  plywood mill lunch basket (dark), Grand Falls-Windsor
Descriptive TitleHillier plywood mill lunch basket (dark), Grand Falls-Windsor
CategoryObjects
TopicBaskets
DescriptionA plywood mill lunch box (dark in colour) belonging to Allan Hillier, Grand Falls-Windsor. This basket was used by Roy Hillier, Allan Hillier's father, who worked with the raiway as a conductor. This basket was constructed by Charlie Hillier, Allan Hillier's grandfather. The basket was constructed in the mid 1960s and the matierals used are plywood with birch handles and it has been patched with tape. The holes on the front are there to "vent the food" according to Hillier, in order to ensure the smell of a particular meal does not stay with the basket.
Date2012/25/03
CollectorPenney, Nicole
Jarvis, Dale
InformantHillier, Allan
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada—Newfoundland and Labrador—Grand Falls-Windsor
Recording LocationCanada—Newfoundland and Labrador—Grand Falls-Windsor
FormatImage/jpeg
TypeStill Image
Resource TypePhotograph
LanguageEng
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Knowledge and Skills to Produce Traditional Crafts
CONTENTdm file name876.jp2
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