Picture St. Marys
Maxwell Oat Roller


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Photo of a Maxwell oat roller that had been recently donated to the St. Marys District Museum by Sam Knapton of Thorndale. It was one of the first Maxwell pieces the Museum received for their Maxwell collection.

Before "The Barn" was built in 1988 on the St. Marys Museum site, the larger objects in the Museum collection were stored at the old Maxwell factory. In this photo (from left to right) Louis Martin, Don Vanstone and Joe Gardner are examining the oat roller.

Maxwell's was a factory in St. Marys which manufactured washing machines and farm implements.
Notes:
Condition: Fair. Image is clear, but paper has aged severely with fingerprints and yellowing. Paperclip rust stain is evident on the back of the photo as well.
Inscriptions:
Maxwell oat roller
l-r Louis Martin, Don Vanstone and Joe Gardner examine the oat roller as it is returned to Maxwell's (now Allied Farm Equipment) for storage as one of the first pieces in the St. Marys District Museum's Maxwell Collection.
December 14, 1981
Date of Original:
December 14, 1981
Date Of Event:
December 14, 1981
Dimensions:
Width: 18.3 cm
Height: 14.6 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 17.1cm
Image Height: 13.7cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
0888ph
Collection:
St. Marys Museum photo collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2539590110057 Longitude: -81.1367207765579
Donor:
St. Marys Journal Argus
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Date:
1981
Copyright Holder:
St. Marys Journal Argus
Copyright Holder Contact Information:
Mailing Address:
11 Wellington Street North
P.O. Box 1030
St. Marys, ON
N4X 1B7

Email: editor@stmarys.com
Website: www.stmarys.com
Phone: 519-284-2440
Fax: 519-284-3650
Recommended Citation:
"Maxwell oat roller." St. Marys Museum, 0888ph.
Terms of Use:
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal study or research; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder.
Reproduction Notes:
This image is a watermarked low resolution reproduction.
High resolution images are available at the St. Marys Museum for a fee.
Contact
St. Marys Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

177 Church Street South,

P.O. Box 998,

St. Marys, Ontario.

N4X 1B6

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Maxwell Oat Roller


Photo of a Maxwell oat roller that had been recently donated to the St. Marys District Museum by Sam Knapton of Thorndale. It was one of the first Maxwell pieces the Museum received for their Maxwell collection.

Before "The Barn" was built in 1988 on the St. Marys Museum site, the larger objects in the Museum collection were stored at the old Maxwell factory. In this photo (from left to right) Louis Martin, Don Vanstone and Joe Gardner are examining the oat roller.

Maxwell's was a factory in St. Marys which manufactured washing machines and farm implements.