Humphrey Museum Digital Collection
Milk Box
Description
Creator
Various, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A colour photograph depicting a small pine box inscribed with the name Charles A. Dixon in cursive writing. It rests on a colour map of the world.
Notes
This milk box was handmade by Charles A. Dixon around the 1920's. It was used to bring bottled milk on the train from Mactier to Gordon Bay. The only milk available at the time was canned milk and since Mr. Dixon's daughter had diabetes she had to drink bottled milk. Used in the 1920's. Donated by Lois Dixon. Humphrey, Ontario,August 7/93
Inscriptions
Charles A. Dixon
Date Of Event
August 7 / 93
Dimensions
Width: 15 cm
Height: 10 cm
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Lois Dixon
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.2334 Longitude: -79.69964
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Humphrey Museum
Email:ntriemstra@hotmail.com
Website:
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[previously Seguin Township Museum]
14 Sundown Road, RR2
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2W8
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Milk Box


A colour photograph depicting a small pine box inscribed with the name Charles A. Dixon in cursive writing. It rests on a colour map of the world.