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- Thomas Kelsey Quadricyclecstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-thomas-kelsey-quadricycle.phpThis quadricycle from the 1850s is the perfect cycle for a day in the park.
- Letter copying presscstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-letter-copying-press.phpBetter known for his revolutionary steam engines, James Watt patented this fixture of the nineteenth-century office in 1780.
- Folmer Graflex Corp. "Speed Graphic" Cameracstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-folmer-graflex-corporation-speed-graphic-camera.phpAnyone who has seen a 1930s movie showing newspaper photographers at work will recognize the Speed Graphic camera.
- Canadian Camera Co. "Gem Glenco 1" Cameracstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-canadian-camera-company-gem-glenco-1-camera.phpThis “hand and stand” camera was made by Canadian Camera Co., one of the country’s first photographic equipment manufacturers.
- Rice Lake Canoe Co. Tool Chestcstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-rice-lake-canoe-company-tool-chest.phpThe canoe is one of Canada’s most recognizable symbols.
- Northern Electric Co. "Solovox"cstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/northern-electric-co-solovox.phpThe Hammond Solovox was probably the first widely available, purely electronic keyboard instrument.
- Ansco "Vest Pocket 2" Cameracstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-ansco-vest-pocket-2-camera.phpThis medium format, folding camera belonged to John Vanderpant (1884–1939), an important Canadian photographer.
- Moog Music Inc. "Minimoog" Synthesizercstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-moog-music-inc-minimoog-synthesizer.phpIntroduced in late 1970, the Minimoog Model D was the first mass-produced synthesizer to become a “classic.”
- Hugh Le Caine "Electronic Sackbut" Synthesizercstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-hugh-le-caine-electronic-sackbut-synthesizer.phpNamed for an ancestor of the modern trombone, the Electronic Sackbut pioneered voltage control of sound generation, which became the standard approach in electronic music.
- Westman & Baker Platen Printing Presscstmhttp://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/collection-research/artifact-westman-and-baker-platen-printing-press.phpThis Canadian-made press was modelled on the hugely successful Gordon-style platen press, which was common in Canadian print shops for over a century.