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Box 718, Blackfalds, Alta., Canada T0M OJO

NORTHWESTERN ALBERTA COLLECTABLES

DIRECTORY FORT VERMILION & STONEY POINT HIGH LEVEL OTHER (Assumption, Carcajou, Chateh, Fort Smith, I.D. 23, Hay River, Garden River, Grimshaw, Jean D'Orr, Keg River, Little Red River, Manning, Meander River, Wentzel River, Wood Buffalo) Search
Price Lists with Realized Prices are available for $5.00 or 3 for $10.00
Ordering Information We now ship located on the northern frontier; Fort Vermilion is Alberta's oldest community (200+), High Level is it's yougest town. Note that photos are available, including photos of many of the following items in use. (partial list of Photographs) See also Native Collection: 230 242 243 364 899 3075 3221 3448 FORT VERMILION ------------------------------------------------------------------------ | ITEM DESCRIPTION $ CDN | ------------------------------------------------------------------------
Alberta Treasury Branch Bank Book, 1993; Fort Vermilion (AB) $$.42/06 Alberta Treasury Branch Bank Book, 1995; Fort Vermilion (AB) $$.42/06 ANTINOR wine bottle w in raffia basket; all lables & cork; JF/68 FV; Mint; see first Liquor store $$$.80/03 Ashtray; boat; 1.5x2.25x7" pressed metal bottom & top; white w blue top; top w deck, windscreen, rear seat & wire-loop cigarette holders; from IM/88 FV; has history $$.90/04 Badge, cloth; Ft. Vermilion (AB) High Level & Ft. Vermilion Opportunity Corps Program 3.25x3.25"4 semi-round as new; 1986c, rare $$$.90/03 Bag, Pow-wow, cloth, red, trimmed with white lace bands; 9" w 4.5" round base; drawstrings; 1970's Mountain Cree, used by Asini Wachi dancers, Kewetin Chimawin dancers; has history $$$.80/03 Booklet, HIGH LEVEL FIGURE SKATING CLUB SALUTE TO FORT VERMILION 1988: HISTORY ON ICE $$.84/06 Bread Bag, plastic, YE OLDE BAKE SHOPPE (IGA) 1987 (purchased at Hudson's Bay Foods, Ft. Vermilion, AB) $$.21/06 Business Card, JF, Administrator, OCP Program, Alberta Career Development and Employment; 1986 $$.84/06 Business Card, JF, Consultant, Alberta Career Development and Employment; 1994 $$.84/06 Calculator, RADIO SHACK 'Statesman thin LCD' c1970's; w case; needs battery; has ownership/use history; VG $$.84/06 Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Photographs, 1967, Fort Vermilion branch Commemorative wood plaque (cat. # 3514) 14"x18" w. brass scroll & 6" maple leaf commemorating Pft. S. Trezise & I.W. Lawrence, fallen in WWI. From Stony Pt. Settlement (by Fort Vermilion, 1830-1930; since destroyed) $$$$.00/03 Dinosaur Egg display; Sea Turtle ? from lower Peace River; display cased w. map & name plate Broadaxe, Ft. Vermilion, hatchet, head only; found at Boyer River fort $$$$.00/03 Buckle, Commemorative of Alberta's firs Bicentennial, Ft. Vermilion 1988; Bronze $$$.30/03 Canonball, c. 1840 from Fort Vermilion, Hudson's Bay Co.; 3" dia.; amalgam, seamed. One of only 3 known from the fur trade era in Alberta. $$$$$$.00/03 Cap, baseball, Opportunity Corps Program, Ft. Vermilion/ High Level (Adult Education/Job Preparation training program 1972-94) blue; as new $$$.34/03 Fort Vermilion Heritage Guide flyer; 1988; w. map of historic homes $$.84/06 Fort Vermilion (AB) MITE Tournament 1992; Hockey Award w neck ribbon; received by OF $$$.97/04 Jacket, sports, Opportunity Corps Program w. regional OCP logo, from past Program Administrator JF $$$.56/03 Jacket, Tunic, BLUE, badged for Opportunity Corps Program, High Level/Ft. Vermilion (1970-90) $$$.47/03 Jacket, Vinyl 'Motorcycle'; c1990; black, zippered, 2 pockets, snap-down collar & epeaulets; waist belt; NEW FACE; sz 14; OF/90 FV w history; Ex+ $$$.56/03 LEROUX Cherry Brandy; JG/69 FV; all labels; Mint, but cap damaged in storage; see first Liquor store $$$.97/04 Opportunity Corps Program, High Level/Ft. Vermilion $$.05/06 Pen, ballpoint w abstract neon blue 'splash' on black; blush pink feather; pink suction stand; JF/91 FV; has history $$.84/06 Pins "FORT VERMILION SCHOOL DIVISION" (northernmost in Alberta. w. stylized flying goose over spruce. .7x.7", R-shape; gold metal $$$.15/03 Radio, REALISTIC walkman; 1989 blush pink; JF/89 HL; has history $$$.90/06 Stamp, Alberta Opportunity Corps, Ft. Vermilion $$.84/06 Stickers & Decals Alberta OPPORTUNITY CORPS Program (1975-91) "ALBERTA SAFE DRIVING AWARD" 2" red circle around white on green steering wheel $$.42/06 Ft. Vermilion Ranger Stn. (AB), Prevent Forest Fires 3.25x4" c1989 $$.42/06 Toys purchased Ft. Vermilion; OF 1990 c Corvette, 2.75x7.5" plastic, blue w white interior/ under; w Northern sticker; Ex $$.05/06 1990 c Motorcycle, 4.75", chromed; pk of 2 $$.84/06 1990 c Martial Arts warriors 1.75"; pk of 5; $$.60/05 1990 c Martial Arts warriors 2.5"; black suits; $$.05/06 1990 c Finger Ring Micro-fighter planes; pk. of 3; about 2"; on rings w universal joint; Ex $$.05/06 1991 Automobiles, Micro Machines, pk. of 4; $$.05/06 1991 GUTTS, U.S., 2.5"; 4 figures; $$.60/05 Vent cover, hot air; from old Gus Clarke house, HBCo factor, house given to him as retirement gift in 1919; Ft. Vermilion (AB) (see history) $$$.10/05 Vest, Calfskin, made by ***, Ft. Vermilion, & given to JF 1965 by *** Canada's #1 Indian Model at the time; conch, red satinet lining, black leather; (catalogue #171) with fur leggings to match (catalogue #172) $$$$$$.00/03 Vertebrae, buffalo; From St. Luke's Cemetery, Ft. Vermilion (AB) (Catalogue # 2928) $$$$.00/04 wineglasses, elegant 7.5" 4-pc set; LUMINARC 1988 in original box w NORTHERN STORES tag; purchased @ Ft. Vermilion (AB) 1988; As New $$$.80/03 HIGH LEVEL ------------------------------------------------------------------------ | ITEM DESCRIPTION $ CDN | ------------------------------------------------------------------------
Badge, cloth; High Level (AB) Minor Hockey; 3" yellow disk w blue embroiery; logo in centre (yellow emb. sticks, puck, north star & ray on blue hourglass; lettering around, bordered; 1980c; new $$$.34/03 Booklet, HIGH LEVEL FIGURE SKATING CLUB SALUTE TO FORT VERMILION 1988: HISTORY ON ICE $$.84/06 Business Card, JF, Administrator, OCP Program, Alberta Career Development and Employment; 1986 $$.84/06 Business Card, JF, Consultant, Alberta Career Development and Employment; 1994 $$.84/06 Canadian Bankers Bulletin Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Bulletins 1960's Bumper Sticker: High Level, Alberta, Provinvial Forest Centre, 1989" w National Forest Week logo $$.60/05 Cap, baseball, Opportunity Corps Program, Ft. Vermilion/ High Level (Adult Education/Job Preparation training program 1972-94) blue; as new $$$.34/03 51 Humerous Cartoon postcards all different; all c. 1957; all/ most Peteley Studio; 3.5x5.5"; unused & as new but some showing faint sign of paper darkening; has Collection # on back of some (2363-2397). Purchased JF/65 HL & has history $$$.60/05ea. Lot price $$$$.00/05 GESTETNER Paste-up Layout Sheet pad w. cover, backing & 6 sheets left. Cover w. Gestetner display; 1969 from Northern Echo, High Level (AB) $$$.34/03 Jacket, sports, Opportunity Corps Program w. regional OCP logo, from past Program Administrator JF $$$.56/03 Jacket, Tunic, BLUE, badged for Opportunity Corps Program, High Level/Ft. Vermilion (1970-90) $$$.47/03 Ledger books # 301; blue manila covers & coil-bound; front cover marked FLHRU (Fromhold-L'Heureud Unlimited), from the Northern Echo c. 1967, first newspaper in the High Level (AB) area $$.05/06ea Lettering Guide; BEROL RAPIDESIGN R-2965 Metric Microfont; 12" in original case; used 1967 @ Northern Echo, High Level (AB), first newspaer north of Peace River $$$.34/03 Matchbooks GENE'S TEXACO, High Level (AB); 1960's 45-113 $$.11/10 Newspaper, HIGH LEVEL ECHO, 1974; Ft. Vermilion bridge opening; Golfers in Manning $$.84/06 NORTHERN ECHO (High Level), 1969; Inventroy Sheets, 18.5x14"; w NORTHERN ECHO header $$.54/10 Opportunity Corps Program, High Level/Ft. Vermilion $$.05/06 pen-knife keychain; Nu-Mart Stores, High Level (AB) 1968; G/VG $$$.15/03 P/F $$.05/06 Pins "FCSS" (Family & Community Support Services" over logo over "VOLUNTEERS" on white rt. angle triangle; gold metal .7x.7"; 1987 (since defunct) $$$.15/03 "FORT VERMILION SCHOOL DIVISION" (northernmost in Alberta. w. stylized flying goose over spruce. .7x.7", R-shape; gold metal $$$.15/03 "HIGH LEVEL NATIVE FRIENDSHIP CENTRE" in 2 arcs over logo; gold metal 1 1/4 x 2" 1984 $$.05/06 "HIGH LEVEL" w. town logo on r. $$$.15/03 "HIGH LEVEL 25 years 1965-1990 w town logo on r. gold metal .5x1.1" $$$.15/03 Official Program, First Annual High Level Rodeo, 1969 complete with inclusions. Official Copy # 1 $$$.56/03 Royal Canadian Cadets windbreaker; from JF/94, former CO. $$$.40/05 Sales plaque, cardboard, REVALATION PRODUCTS shoelaces w. 8 pr (2 gone) 72" shoelaces. 1960 from store of JP (last member of Turtle Mountain Iroquois) @ High Level (AB) frontier settlement. 1967 to Northern Echo (JF), first newspaper in the north. $$$.47/03 Shoe Laces REVELATION; 72"; 8 pr. on original display card; 1960's from High Level store; has history $$$.47/03 Stickers & Decals Alberta OPPORTUNITY CORPS Program (1975-91) "ALBERTA SAFE DRIVING AWARD" 2" red circle around white on green steering wheel $$.42/06 Fischer Fire Extinguisher, High Level & Rainbow L., AB 1988 $$.00/04 Table Ornament made from root, cone & plastic flowers to simulate Raven sitting on stump; by Bonnie ? High Level Toys Purchased at High Level; Robinson's Store; OF 1985 ARKIN # 35286, COWBOYS AND INDIANS pk. of 26, unopened pk.; purchased @ Robinson's JF/85 #3423 $$.84/06 1985 AMLOID (U.S.A) Corvette, 3x7"; all plastic; blue w red interior/trim; Ex $$.05/06 1985 KENNER/CPG 1984; '56 Chevy Crash-Up car; black w tan windows & fin decals; flames from front wheelwells; chrome hubs, hood scoop; breaks in half when crashed. purchased; Ex $$.05/06 1985 Robot Warriors, 2.25"; 8 warriors; red, blue; $$.84/06 1986 TONKA Corvette, 2.75x6.75" plastic, red w white interior/under; scuffed, windshield heat-warped $$.60/05 1986 Truck, semi; 6-wheel friction drive; small cab over large all-terrain tires; sprung undercarriage; from Uc/Mk's; VG/EX $$.84/06 1986 Pistol, Clicker, plastic GOVERNMENT MODEL AUTOMATIC PISTOL CAL 45; black; full size; JF/86; Robinson's Stores $$.84/06 1986 Pistol, Water, plastic; .45; black; IMPERIAL 1985; JF/86 HL Robinson's Stores $$.84/06 1986 Pistol, Dart (suction cup), plastic, Western, IMPERIAL 10"; green & gold; OF/86; Robinson's $$.84/06 1986 c Ninja Warriors; Black, 2"; pk of 12 $$.60/05 1986 c Ninja Warriors; White & Grey, 2"; pk of 12 $$.60/05 1986 c Winged warriors; pk of 10 red & black; $$.42/06 1986 Wild Car; 3.5x3.25" friction-powered squat racer w leopard spots; plastic w oversized rear stud tires; decal good; purchased OF/86 HL $$.84/06 1987 Special Forces assault team (U.S.A. type); 2.5"; SOMA 1987; 5 figures all different; purchased OF/87 FV $$$.10/05 Vertebrae, thoraic, bison b. antiqus; c. 15,000 B.P.; found 1968 High Level (AB) down in well excavation on farm- stead. Reported in Northern Echo (High Level). Identified by University of Alberta; Dating immediately after glacial lake Tyrell retreat. Display cased w. watercolor of the view of the area as seen from Buffalo Head Hills c.15,000 B.P. (catalogue #2198) $$$$$4.00/06 OTHER ------------------------------------------------------------------------ | ITEM DESCRIPTION $ CDN | ------------------------------------------------------------------------
Alberta Career Development Career Hotline Information promotion c1986; Jigsaw; made in Grimshaw, AB $$.60/05 Arrow, Broadhead Converter; BEN PEARSON "Switch-On" #9405-2; converts wood arrows; new in original sales pack 1980's; purchased Manning, AB $$.05/06 Badges, cloth Pine Point, NWT (since closed down); 5 1/2x5 1/2" shield; print of eskimo ice-fishing w. husky & igloo; c. 1967 $$$.40/05 Camera, HI-SPEED E-Z LOAD 126; salvaged 1988 from flooding at Keg River (AB); needs cleaning; F $$$.15/03 Caps, Company; 1OO baseball caps from Northern Alta./B.C. $$$$.00/03 Birch Bark Basket; Dene Tha, Chateh (AB); Blowtorch from old ghost town of Carcajou $$$.30/03 Booklet: BEAULIEAU, FRANCOIS; FIRST WHITE MAN ON THE PEACE RIVER; First white man on the Peace & Slave Rivers; original research report $$$.80/05 Bow, Indian; Dene Tha (aka. Slavey), Meander River (AB) by Hillaire Lizotte Button, Wood Buffalo Frolics, Ft. Smith Lions Club 1979 $$.05/06 Dog Team Whip, ornamented, Cree Indian from Jean D'Or community Dart Flights DIMPLEX red reflective w silver/red lightning bolts; 1980 c.; new in original pouch; puchrased Manning (AB) $$.05/06 Dart Shafts; ABBEY; Aluminium 2BA Medium; 1980c; pk of 6 in orig pouch; puchrased Manning (AB) $$$.10/05 Duck Call; SCOTCH #1440 'Marsh Master'; 1980's; new in original display pk; minor storage damage; from La Crete UFA 1987 $$$.80/03 FOLD-A-CARRIER 2 gal. collapsible water jug; RELIANCE 1980's; as new in original plastic pouch; Manning, AB $$$.10/05 Geometry Set; assembled as a sailboat on stand; comlete; blue/ wht; 9x9"; in original display card; 1984 from Grimshaw Drugs (AB) $$$.34/03 Glasses Case, vinyl & cloth; marked Dr. G.W. Cloake, Peace River (Cloake made the rounds to frontier & native communities in Northern Alberta until around 1990) $$.84/06 Hay River TAPWE Hide Stretchers from Wentzel River Jacket PINE POINT MINES LTD, NWT (town closed down c1987) yellow & white lettering & polar bear logo on front; green wool, wool collar & cuffs; snap cuffs; VG+ $$$.00/06 Matchbooks packages of 10 (of 8+1 double) mainly northern Alberta & adjacent B.C. & NWT $$.42/06ea. Metal Box; US Army; 1943 AT Mine; 10x10x28"; found 1986 on an abandoned homestead on Adair Cr. NW of Meander R. in the boreal forest of NW Alberta. Used as toolbox on haying equipment into early 1950's; probably obtained by Dene Tha Indian farmer from the Alaska Highway construction at Ft. Nelson to the west or from Alcan Pipeline supplies at Ft. Chipewyan to the east. Corroded and dented as to be expected, but sound. $$$.60/05 Peace Stones Pen, Ballpoint, Manning Hotel, 1980's $$.84/06 Picnic Time Learn-in-Play 15 pc set in original display card; purchased JF/88 Manning $$.05/06 Pine Point, NWT (Town & Mine closed down c1980) Badge, Cloth; 5 1/2x5 1/2" shield; print of eskimo ice- fishing w. husky & igloo; c. 1967 $$$.40/05 Jacket PINE POINT MINES LTD, NWT yellow & white lettering & polar bear logo on front; green wool, wool collar & cuffs; snap cuffs; VG+ $$$.00/06 Pins "FORT VERMILION SCHOOL DIVISION" (northernmost in Alberta. w. stylized flying goose over spruce. .7x.7", R-shape; gold metal $$$.15/03 "I.D. 23 IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT" logo (far NW Alberta, no longer in existence) .55x.75" metal $$$.15/03 "LITTLE RED AIR SERVICE" (Little Red River First Nation) on blue border on .8" gold metal disk w. front view of airplane above horizon; 1990 rare $$$.40/05 Plates, Collector Canada Art China; 22k gold edges; "St. Peter's Anglican Church, Slave Lake, Alberta 1933-1974; pic of curch; scalloped edges; 9.5"; Ex/Mint $$$.80/03 Shoelace; TANA; 46cm; single pr in original display card, white $$.42/06 Sword, c. 1740 smallsword; brass hilt; double shell guard; wood grip w. some remaining wiring. de. diamond-section blade; some pitting & staining; some edge chips apparently from usage. REPUTEDLY PETER POND'S SWORD, first white trader in Alberta (1778). Pond was known to have used his sword of- fensively on competitors. Rawhide, red stroud & sinew sheath of later age. NOTE: Two other identical swords exist also claiming to be Peter Pond's sword, one being in mint condition. See Militaria Traps, from Wentzel River Search Return to Master Directory
Box 718, Blackfalds, Alberta, Canada, TOM OJO