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Catalog Number 2015.6.1
Object Name Watch, Pocket
Title Bill Matier's pocket watch
Date Jan 16, 1946
Description Gold pocket watch which was presented to Bill Matier by the community in honour of his 71st birthday and his 35 years' service as wharfinger at Irvine's Landing in Pender Harbour. Inscribed on the back is "To Bill Matier In Appreciation From the people of Pender Harbour Jan 16th '46". The watch is enclosed in a box which also contained a clipping from "The Log of the Columbia", February 1946, about this celebration.
People Matier, William
Subjects Watches
Piers & wharves
Search Terms Irvine's Landing
Irvines Landing
Matier family
Accession number 2015.6