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The centrepiece of Flights of Folly: Learning from the Passenger Pigeon exhibit at Halton Region Museum was a taxidermied specimen in the Museum’s collection, but the exhibit addressed far more than just the pigeon. The 2014 show spoke to issues of…

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A typical pioneer cabin display, Halton Region Museum, 2006.

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A Picht braillewriter, first developed by Oscar Picht in Germany, c.1899. Donated to the Canadian Science and Technology Museum in 1987 by Roland Galarneau.

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Photograph of the memorial plaque to Bishop Horden that was part of the Horden Hall Residential School

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Traditional signature quilt, white with red embroidery, Milton Methodist Church (now St. Paul’s United Church, Milton), c. 1920
Halton Region Heritage Services Collection

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An early model of a punch-card reader to be used by computer programmers who were blind. Developed by Dr. James Swail at the NRC, c.1968.

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Artifact No. 1969.0700.001

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Cover, The Home Cook Book
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