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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
British metal "Brodie" helmet with webbing,
Material
metal
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
020.013.029
Date Range
c.1940
Item History
Belonged to John D. Shaw's fathrer, WWII. XXXItems owned by R.J. Shaw during his Second World War service:
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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
First World War German helmet, green.
Material
metal
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
020.013.032
Date Range
c.1918
Item History
Item owned by Harley Ponsford during First World War service
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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
helmet
Material
leather, metal
Manufacturer
Cairn's and Brother, Manufacturers and Suppliers of Firemen's Equipment
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
helmet
Description Level
Item
Description
Red leather fireman's helmet with brass wolf figure on top; number 11 and "F.D" on front.
Material
leather, metal
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
x983.199.1
Artifact Number
4493
Storage Range
R14 S1 Sh1
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Manufacturer
Cairn's and Brother, Manufacturers and Suppliers of Firemen's Equipment
Manufacturer City
New York
Manufacturer Country
United States
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Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Description
Black WWI helmet, presumable Canadian screw on top. interior padding is missing, strap replaced by a length of twine.
Material
metal
Condition Information
poor
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing, Headwear
Accession Number
018.17.11
Length
35
Width
31
Height
29
Units
cm
Notes
rust forming, some dents, padding missing.
Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Description
WWI Helmet, presumably Canadian interior padding missing, strap missing, small amount of padding near screw on top.
Material
metal
Condition Information
Poor
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing, Headwear
Accession Number
018.17.12
Length
35
Width
31
Height
29
Units
cm
Notes
rim falling off, rusted, padding missing, strap missing
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Museum / Archive
Backus-Page House Museum
Artifact Type
Helmet, Military
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Backus-Page House Museum
Artifact Type
Helmet, Military
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
helmet made of steel. One drilled hole in the centre top. Two clasps on opposite side of the narrow side of the helmet.
Material
metal
Condition Information
poor
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
2018.04
Height
11
Diameter
30.5
Units
cm
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably M.C. Lilley & Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Pickelhaube style helmet. There is a large silver spike. The helmet has a visor that is yellow felt, it is not made to move. The rest of the helmet has a gold and brown fish-scale pattern. The interior is lined. Odd Fellows ceremonial costume piece.
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear, Helmet
Accession Number
020.021.060
File Number
020.021
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably M.C. Lilley & Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Item History
IOOF
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Red helmet with a visor. The visor has the three links on the front of it. It is is fastened to the helmet with two plastic gold buttons. Both buttons have "EXCELSIOR" stamped at the bottom. The top of the helmet has a foliate design. It is plastic and gold coloured. The lining of the helmet is green, brown and grey. The center of the lining has "INNER GUARD - IHLING BROS. EVERARD CO. - Regalia Manufacturers - KALAMAZOO, MICH." Odd Fellows ceremonial costume piece.
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear, Helmet
Accession Number
020.021.066
File Number
020.021
Manufacturer
Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Manufacturer City
Kalamazoo
Manufacturer Province
Michigan
Manufacturer Country
United States of America
Item History
IOOF
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably The M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros Everard Co.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Sheet metal helmet. The metal is grey in colour with gold accents. There is a small visor attached to the helmet with gold buttons. The back of the helmet has four golden buttons as detail, one is missing from the center. The helmet is dented and scratched. The interior is not lined aside from a piece of fabric that is peeling off that wraps around the base. Scratched into the inside of the helmet is "C. Jeffersin" in cursive, it is barely leggible and could be slightly different. At the top is piece of sheet metal painted gold. It has a foliate design. For Odd Fellows.
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear, Helmet
Accession Number
020.021.068
File Number
020.021
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably The M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros Everard Co.
Item History
IOOF
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably The M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Sheet metal helmet. The helmet is silver. It has a spike at the top. There are silver buttons around the base of the crown. The back of the helmet has an extended neck piece. The interior is unlined except for brown pieces of fabric around the base of the cap. There is green paint on the surface of the helmet and it is dented. Odd Fellows costume piece.
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear, Helmet
Accession Number
020.021.069
File Number
020.021
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably The M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Item History
IOOF
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably the M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Sheet metal helmet. The helmet is silver with a spike at the top. The spike protrudes from a gold foliate design. The helmet has a visor. Odd Fellows ceremonial costume piece.
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear, Helmet
Accession Number
020.021.071
File Number
020.021
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably the M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Item History
IOOF
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably the M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Pickelhaube shaped helmet. The helmet is covered with a light material, soft to touch. It was probably cream once, but is weathered and dirty. It is beige. The visor is held up to the helmet with white elastic. The visor is attached at the sides with a gold fastener. Underneath the visor is a skull and crossbones. The skull and cross bones are gold in colour. The top has a gold coloured plastic design, similar to the crossbones, protruding from it is a hollow spike. The interior is lined with a wine coloured fabric. Odd Fellows ceremonial costume piece.
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear, Helmet
Accession Number
020.021.073
File Number
020.021
Manufacturer
Unspecified, but probably the M. C. Lilley Co. or Ihling Bros. Everard Co.
Item History
IOOF

Pith Helmet and Accessories

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum40016
Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Number of Artifacts
11
Description
A) Wooden decorative box with black metal accents. On the inside top of box, it has a picture of a young woman with the logo "The M.C. Lilley & Co. Military & Society Goods, Columbus Ohio". B)Military pith helmet. Is cream coloured on the outside with a red decorative badge in the front with a tulip like flower. Has hole at the top with metal ring around the top in order to hold different hat accessories. Has decorative metal hook at the back of helmet and side. Inside of hat is mostly brown with green outer area and maroon fabric layer that goes around the head. C) Red feather container. Cylinder shaped with removable lids at top and bottom. Holds decorative red feathers that would be placed into hat accessories and at the top of the hat. D) Red epaulette with gold twisted rope detail. Bottom has gold beaded pattern that consists of two gold beaded like stripes on either side of a floral decal which sits in the middle. Back side is navy blue. E) Matching red epaulette to D) F) Silver chin strap with chain loops at one end and decorative metal on the other end. It is attached to fabric at the bottom that is slightly detaching and falling off. G) Hat accessory, silver metal, circular shaped. Designed to look like 8 leaves with acorn details coming out of the circle in the middle . Can hold feathers to helmet. H)Hat accessory. Silver metal that has six sides that reach to a point. I)Hat accessory. Beige/ cream coloured fabric to match the helmet. J) Hat accessory. Silver metal with the image of an eagle and a flag on it. Made to hold feathers. K) Small metal bolt, possibly used to fasten different accessories to the top of helmet. Top is rusted
Condition Information
good
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
PA - Clothing, Headwear
Accession Number
019.12.01
Length
27
Width
45
Height
29
Units
cm
Notes
feather box and case are in poorer condition
Item History
Relation to Ralph Hurley down family tree line

Firefighter's Helmet

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/aylmer8648
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1989
Material
Hard plastic
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Gold fire chief helmet. White leather badge at front says “Chief 1960-1989 A. F. D.” in gold letters. The gold outside of helmet is very reflective, like a mirror. Inside hat are crossed suspended white ribbons and a flexible grey adjustable strap around the inside. At each side under the helmet a thick black grosgrain ribbon chin strap with adjustable silver spring buckle is attached. Under brim at back is the raised text “Safety Supply Company Super Chieftain Safe-T-Helmet Made in Canada”.
Material
Hard plastic
Condition Information
A brown substance is on the inside of hat and on grey strap and white ribbon. Gold paint rubbing off under brim at front.
Category
Clothing - Outerwear
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
2015-007-0001
Date Range From
1989
Length
37
Width
31
Height
17
Units
cm
Item History
Belonged to Bob Aviss, a fire chief.
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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Manufacturer
Nichol's Advertisers
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Collection
Monteith
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
White CIL painter’s cap. On front are “C-I-L” and “The Premium Paint at Regular Prices” in red and at back is “Munn’s Hardware Aylmer Phone 71” in red. On right side in small red letters is “Large Nichols Advertisers Toronto”. Stiff brim is a glossy white on top and a dark green on underside. Stitched around the inside of crown is a tan papery fabric, 2cm wide.
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Condition Information
Some loose threads.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
1982-074-0134
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Length
25
Width
21
Height
8
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Nichol's Advertisers
Manufacturer City
Toronto
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Notes
Large
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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Collection
Monteith
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
White CIL painter’s cap. On front are “C-I-L” and “The Premium Paint at Regular Prices” in red and at back is “Munn’s Hardware Aylmer Phone 71” in red. On right side in small red letters is “Large Nichols Advertisers Toronto”. Stiff brim is a glossy white on top and a dark green on underside. Stitched around the inside of crown is a tan papery fabric, 2cm wide.
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Condition Information
Some loose threads.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
1982-074-0135
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Length
25
Width
21
Height
8
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Manufacturer City
Toronto
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Notes
Large
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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
White CIL painter’s cap. On front are “C-I-L” and “The Premium Paint at Regular Prices” in red and at back is “Munn’s Hardware Aylmer Phone 71” in red. On right side in small red letters is “Large Nichols Advertisers Toronto”. Stiff brim is a glossy white on top and a dark green on underside. Stitched around the inside of crown is a tan papery fabric, 2cm wide.
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Condition Information
Some loose threads. Very wrinkled at back.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
1989-012-0023
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Length
25
Width
21
Height
8
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Manufacturer City
Toronto
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Notes
Large
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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
White CIL painter’s cap. On front are “C-I-L” and “The Premium Paint at Regular Prices” in red and at back is “Munn’s Hardware Aylmer Phone 71” in red. On right side in small red letters is “Large Nichols Advertisers Toronto”. Stiff brim is a glossy white on top and a dark green on underside. Stitched around the inside of crown is a tan papery fabric, 2cm wide.
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Condition Information
Very wrinkled at back.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
1989-012-0025
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Length
25
Width
21
Height
8
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Manufacturer City
Toronto
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Notes
Large
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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
White CIL painter’s cap. On front are “C-I-L” and “The Premium Paint at Regular Prices” in red and at back is “Munn’s Hardware Aylmer Phone 71” in red. On right side in small red letters is “Large Nichols Advertisers Toronto”. Stiff brim is a glossy white on top and a dark green on underside. Stitched around the inside of crown is a tan papery fabric, 2cm wide.
Material
Cotton and cardboard
Condition Information
Some loose threads. Very wrinkled at back.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
1989-012-0026
Date Range From
1950s
Date Range To
possibly early 1970s
Length
25
Width
21
Height
8
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Nichols Advertisers
Manufacturer City
Toronto
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Notes
Large
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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1987
Material
Polyester and nylon mesh
Manufacturer
Athletic Headwear Ltd.
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Black cap with black peak and Aylmer arms and crest on front. With the arms and crest are the words “Town of Aylmer”, “1887-1987” and “100 years”. Black netting makes up back of the hat with a black adjustable strap at back near bottom. Underside of front of cap is a beige colour. There is a label near the back inside the hat saying “Athletic Headwear Ltd., Toronto Canada, CA. 08638, Front-100% Polyester Avant-100% Polyester, Back 100% Nylon Mesh Dos-100% Nylon Maille, One Size Fits All Pointure Unique, Made in Korea Fabrique en Coree".
Material
Polyester and nylon mesh
Condition Information
Good condition.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Headwear
Accession Number
2010-018-0001
Date Range From
1987
Length
26
Width
21
Height
10
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Athletic Headwear Ltd.
Manufacturer City
Toronto
Manufacturer Country
Canada/Korea
Manufacturer Notes
CA. 08638, Front-100% Polyester Avant-100% Polyester, Back 100% Nylon Mesh Dos-100% Nylon Maille, One Size Fits All Pointure Unique, Made in Korea Fabrique en Coree
Item History
Commemorates 100 years of the Town of Aylmer.
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