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This 1930s historic artefact demonstrated the ingenuity of Canadian engineers to take common components and combine them into a unique portable heater.
Collection: 'Warming Up' Collection of space heating artefacts, 1920s to the 1960s
Creator: HVACR Heritage Centre Canada
Although most microorganisms pose no danger to humans or their pets, some are infectious and may be harmful or even fatal.
Collection: Zoom in on Microorganisms
Creator: RCIP-CHIN
During the Meiji period daily life (fashion, hairstyles), leisure activities (music) and court functions became progressively more western. The empress, in particular, set an example for such change.
Collection: Exploring Japan: Meiji – Enlightened Rule
Creator: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
A compact coal-fired, cast iron hot water heater from the 1940s
Collection: 'Warming Up' Collection of space heating artefacts, 1920s to the 1960s
Creator: HVACR Heritage Centre Canada
Anatidae recipes and quizzes inspired by the recipies of chef Roberto Fortin.
Collection: Feathers on Water
Creator: CHIN
A 1930s time-temperature-actuated electro-mechanical automated room 'thermostat' gave homeowners the flexibility to set their own temperatures to operate their central home heating systems.
Collection: 'Warming Up' Collection of space heating artefacts, 1920s to the 1960s
Creator: HVACR Heritage Centre Canada
While they share many common foods, local families make their own choices and approach their food heritage differently.
Collection: Sharing the Meal!
Creator: Musée de la civilisation
All the parts of the arctic hare are used. Arctic Hare is used to make clothing and their skulls are used to make a skill game.
Collection: Heritage, History and Art
Creator: CHIN-Canadian Heritage Information Network
The popularization of automated central heating would await the arrival of the high-pressure, fuel-atomizing, gun-style, conversion oil burner.
Collection: 'Warming Up' Collection of space heating artefacts, 1920s to the 1960s
Creator: HVACR Heritage Centre Canada

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