|Object ID #||1986.018.001|
|Object Name||Can, Food Storage|
|Title||Harlock Brand Salmon Can|
|Lexicon category||4: T&E For Materials|
|Year Range from||1910|
|Year Range to||1928|
|Artist||British Columbia Packers Association|
|Made||British Columbia Packers Assn.|
|Place of Origin||Vancouver, British Columbia|
HARLOCK BRAND labelled salmon can. The lithographed label (red/white/black/blue) has an illustration of a salmon. It was packed by the British Columbia Packers Association, Vancouver, B.C. The can was opened up from the underside. The other side has a central blunt nippled area.
Found inside a residential wall during renovations to a home in Owen Sound, Grey County. It was found with several other cans. The British Columba Packers Association built a fishing processing plant at Ogden Point, Victoria, BC, circa 1928. The tin likely dates to between 1910-1928.
Last owned by William J. Quigley of Owen Sound.
|Collection||Food Processing Tools & Equipment|
|Dimensions||H-4.6 Dia-9 cm|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|
|Function||Commercial unit container of salmon, packed at a cannery|