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Accession number L995.D.015
Catalog Number L995.D.015
Object Name Certificate, Membership
Scope & Content CERTIFICATE, MEMBERSHIP; 69.5 CM L., 52 CM W.; (UNFRAMED); CERTIFYING ARTHUR EDWIN BURLEY WAS ADMITTED TO MEMBERSHIP OF THOROLD, NO. 201 OF THE CANADIAN ORDER OF FORESTERS ON THE 1ST DAY OF FEB., 1910; GIVEN UNDER THEIR SEAL, MARCH 15, 1910; VERY COLOURFUL AND ORNATE DESIGN AS FOLLOWS: LEFT SIDE - DEER'S HEAD WITH BRANCHING ANTLERS, PINK PRIMROSES ENTWINING BANNERS READING: LIBERTY, BENEVOLENCE AND CONCORD, AND TWO DRAPED FLAGS; RIGHT SIDE - A LADY DRESSED IN A RED GOWN, PEN IN HAND, TABLET IN OPPOSITE ARM WHICH READS: ORGANIZED, NOVEMBER 26, 1879, INCORPORATED DECEMBER 1ST, 1879; ACROSS THE BOTTOM THERE IS A BEAVER STANDING UPON A COAT OF ARMS WHICH IS SURROUNDED BY MAPLE LEAFS, A GLOBE OF THE WORLD WITH DOMINION OF CANADA, FORMS THE BACKGROUND IN CENTRE OF CERIFICATE; GOLD METALLIC SEAL OF THE HIGH COURT ORDER OF FORESTERS; TOP AND BOTTOM LEFT CORNERS ARE WATER STAINED; FOUND AS A BACKING BEHIND A PICTURE OF THE AMERICAN SHREDDED WHEAT BAND - 976.D.195.
Creator TORONTO LITHO CO.
Title Arthur Burley Membership to Order of Foresters