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Object ID # 1959.002.008
Object Name Mousetrap
Title Mousetrap (c. 1910)
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1920
Made Unknown (factory-made)
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Wood and wire multiple mouse trap (has 4 traps mounted on one wood block), c. 1910
Maker: Unknown
Provenance Owned and used by Mary Ann "Minnie" Givens (neƩ McKay, 1871 - 1950) and James Givens in their farm home at Massie about 1900.

Subsequently owned by their daughter Jean Givens (b. 1899-d.1991), who resided in Owen Sound, Grey County after she married W. G. (Bud) Reid. Her parents are buried in Greenwood Cemetery.
Collection Household Equipment, 20th-c Collection
Material Wood/Metal/Wire
Found Holland Township (formerly), Township of Chatsworth, Grey County
People Givens, James