Collection MS-14-48 - Farm Equipment Museum time capsule

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Farm Equipment Museum time capsule

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  • Graphic material
  • Textual record
  • Object

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MS-14-48

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  • 2017 (Creation)
    Creator
    Farm Equipment Museum

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1 time capsule : textual records and other material

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(1991-)

Administrative history

The Farm Equipment Museum is located on the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Grounds in Bible Hill, Nova Scotia. It was formed in 1991 by a group of individuals who recognized a need to preserve the farming history of Nova Scotia through the collection, restoration and display of farm-related artifacts, documents and photographs. In 2005 and 2009 new buildings were constructed to hold the museum's expanding inventory. The museum's collection is one the of the largest in Eastern Canada.

Custodial history

Donated to the Agricola Archives by the Farm Equipment Museum via Dick Huggard in 2017 in one accession (A2017-107).

Scope and content

Collection consists of one time capsule that contains documents, realia, and photographs that were created by or about the Farm Equipment Museum located on the Provincial Exhibition grounds in Bible Hill, Nova Scotia. There is an inventory created by the Farm Equipment Museum and 2 keys; one key will be retained by the Farm Equipment Museum and the other key with Agricola.

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  • English

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research; copyright is retained by the original creators.
The time capsule fire safe box and all its contents will be transferred back to the Farm Equipment Museum Board or equivalent body on the 31st day of May, 2050.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Materials do not circulate and must be used in the MacRae Library.

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No further accruals are expected.

General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Farm Equipment Museum time capsule, MS-14-48, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Agricola Archives, Bible Hill, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Final

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Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2017 (creation)
November 2020 (revision)

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  • English

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