Monthly Archives: April 2012

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Mysterious Cubes!

In 1984, the museum recieved a small bag filled with strange black cubes. They are mostly smooth and appear to be plastic. They were donated by a man named David Myles. He is a nephew of Mrs. J. H. Ramsay, who lived at the Mrs. J. H. Ramsay Estate on George Street, Fredericton at the time of donation. [...]

By |2012-04-27T14:38:26-03:00April 27th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2012 Summer Student Employment Opportunities

Changing of the Guard Ceremony outside the Fredericton Region Museum (2010) The Fredericton Region Museum has a very limited number of summer student opportunities each year. As funding is dependent upon grants (Young Canada Works, SEED/PEP and Canada Summer Jobs), interested students should research the youth employment programs and ensure that they qualify [...]

By |2012-04-21T16:10:48-03:00April 21st, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Different Perspective

Can you guess what this object is? At first glance, these appear to be some sort of 3D glasses, but this interesting little thing happens to be a medical object. These are called Anaglyph glasses, made simply from metal and plastic. Anaglyph glasses are used to determine a number of optical disorders, including colour blindness. [...]

By |2012-04-12T14:50:30-03:00April 12th, 2012|Interesting Odds and Ends|0 Comments

York Sunbury Historical Society Program & Annual General Meeting

Irish Language in New Brunswick  with Brad Gaunce 19 April 2012 @ 7pm The York Sunbury Historical Society will be hosting its Annual General Meeting on 19 April 2012 at Government House. The Annual General Meeting is scheduled for 7pm and will hopefully only last 45 to 60 minutes.  Please join us!  Admission is free and you [...]