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Algonquin Park Museum Collection
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(Ontario: Algonquin Park Museum),
Source: www.algonquinpark.on.ca
Interviews conducted between 1970 and 1990 to obtain historical information pertaining to Algonquin Provincial Park. Long-time residents, visitors, staff, logging, recreation, camps, etc. Contains references to the Ontario Ministry of Natural resources. English. In some cases, permission to quote must be obtained...
(Ontario: Algonquin Park Museum),
Source: www.algonquinpark.on.ca
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Ann Wardrop Collection
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(Ontario: Ontario. Archives. Sound and Moving Image Portfolio),
Source: www.archives.gov.on.ca
Interviews conducted in 1976, 1977 and 1979, concerning local history of Glengarry County, Ontario, and particularly Lancaster. Topics include pioneer life, trapping, rural conditions, roads and small businesses. English. See archivist about restrictions. Listing.
(Ontario: Ontario. Archives. Sound and Moving Image Portfolio),
Source: www.archives.gov.on.ca
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Atikokan Centennial Museum and Historical Park Collection
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(Ontario: Atikokan Centennial Museum and Historical Park)
Interviews with local residents telling about life around Atikokan in its early days, including logging, the lumber trade, mining and railroads. English. Open.
(Ontario: Atikokan Centennial Museum and Historical Park)
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Beaton Institute Collection III
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(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
Interviews conducted mostly in 1982-1983, regarding communications : Guglielmo Marconi, radio and telegraph. Includes references to Cape Breton Island. Sound quality varies from fair to excellent, generally good. English. Open. Card index
(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
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Beaton Institute Collection VI
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(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
Interviews conducted in 1983, 1984 and 1987 with individuals involved in various sports in Cape Breton : Little League baseball, softball, boxing, hockey, Caledonia rugby, Special Olympics, running, figure skating, harness racing, golf, tennis, soccer, the New Waterford Strands Basketball team, and the Athletic Cl...
(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
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Beaton Institute Collection X
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(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
Interviews conducted mostly in 1982 with judges and jailors, regarding justice and the penal system in Cape Breton. English. Open. Card index
(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
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Beaton Institute Collection XII
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(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
Interviews conducted between 1974 and 1987, concerning agriculture, farm life, dairy farming, sheep farming, fisheries (including sword, lobster), the National Sea Products fish plant in North Sydney, shipwrecks, brick-making, soap making, and social life in various Cape Breton communities. References to Inverness...
(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
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Beaton Institute Collection XIX
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(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
Interviews conducted mostly between 1972 and 1989 with Cape Breton women. Subjects include women working at the Sydney Steel plant, the life of coal miners' wives in New Waterford, the 1981 miners' strike, working as a nurse, teaching in Micmac Schools, war brides, women in the Church, and life histories. Sound qu...
(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
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Beaton Institute Collection XVI
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(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
Interviews conducted in 1964, 1972, 1975, 1976, 1978 to 1980, 1985, 1986 and 1988 regarding the folklore of Cape Breton Island : witchcraft, fairy tales, sorcery, ghost stories, folk medicine, forerunners, songs, festivals. Includes material from Micmacs and people of Acadian, Scottish, Gaelic, Chinese and Ukraini...
(Nova Scotia: University College of Cape Breton. Beaton Institute),
Source: cbu.novanet.ca
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Cableships Collection
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(Nova Scotia: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic),
Source: maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca
Interviews conducted in 1991 and 1992 to prepare an exhibit. Contains information on telegraph and telephone cables, where the cables are laid and techniques used to lay and repair cables. Also information on cableships in general, how they differ from an ordinary vessel. Explanation of the persons aboard and hwat...
(Nova Scotia: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic),
Source: maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca
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