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Item AAAB1519 - Canadian Aural/Oral History Conference, Simon Fraser University, 1974

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Canadian Aural/Oral History Conference, Simon Fraser University, 1974

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  • 1974-10-18 & 19 [date recorded] (Creation)

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CALL NUMBER: T1379:0001 - 0002 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Aural History in British Columbia Studies RECORDED: Burnaby (B.C.), 1974-10-18 SUMMARY: A panel discussion on oral history research as it relates to the study of British Columbia. The panelists are: Margaret Andrews, Imbert Orchard, Derek Reimer, Phil Thomas, and Barry Truax.; CALL NUMBER: T1379:0003 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Education Panel RECORDED: Burnaby (B.C.), 1974-10-18 SUMMARY: A panel discussion on the use of oral history materials in primary and secondary schools. The panelists are: Shirley Cox, Charlie Hou, Lilian McIntosh, and Allen Specht.; CALL NUMBER: T1379:0004 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Historians Panel RECORDED: Burnaby (B.C.), 1974-10-18 SUMMARY: A panel discussion by academic historians on the use of oral history. The panelists are: George Cook (SFU), Jack Granatstein (York), David Millar (York), and Gordon Wilson (Capilano College). Tape beg;ins with the official welcome from Professor Dallas Smythe, Chairman of the Communications Studies Department, Simon Fraser University.; CALL NUMBER: T1379:0005 - 0007 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): [Broadcasters Panel] RECORDED: Burnaby (B.C.), 1974-10-18 SUMMARY: No transcipt is available for these three tapes. Presumably they include the Broadcasters Panel, a discussion of sound documentaries based on oral history materials. Robin Woods of the CBC Archives ch;aired this panel, which featured Elspeth Chisholm, Anita Gordon and Imbert Orchard.; CALL NUMBER: T1379:0008 - 0009 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Authors Panel RECORDED: Burnaby (B.C.), 1973-10-19 SUMMARY: A panel discussion by Canadian authors on the use of oral history in their non-fiction books. The panelists are: Barry Broadfoot, James Gray, Imbert Orchard, and Peter Stursberg.; CALL NUMBER: T1379:0010 - 0012 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): [Canadian Aural/Oral History : Regional Projects] RECORDED: Burnaby (B.C.), 1973-10-19 SUMMARY: No transcipt is available for these three tapes. Presumably they include the panel discussions on aural history projects in Eastern Canada and Western Canada. The Eastern representatives included: Dr.; Donald F. Campbell (College of Cape Breton); Gregg Finley (New Brunswick Museum); Bruno Jean (Universite Laval); Jean Morrison (McGill University); and Dr. John Widdowson (Memorial University of Newf;oundland). The Western representatives included: Dr. James Boutilier (Royal Roads Military College); W.J. Langlois (Provincial Archives of British Columbia); Jane McCracken (Manitoba Museum of Man and; Nature); Jean Morrison (Thunder Bay Labour History Project); and Trevor Powell (Saskatchewan Archives).;

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Provincial Archives of British Columbia. [staff members], [1974-1987]


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Partial transcript on file.

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  • Copying Restriction: None.
  • Use Restriction: As determined by the BC Archives.
  • Copyright Status: Copyright British Columbia Archives.

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Edited transcripts of the coference proceedings were published in Sound Heritage, vol. 4 no. 1 (1975).

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Accession number(s): T1379

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speaker: Lilian Elsie McIntosh, speaker: Gordon Wilson, speaker: Barry Truax, speaker: Philip James Thomas, speaker: Peter Stursberg, speaker: Dallas Smythe, speaker: Derek Lawrence Reimer, speaker: David Millar, speaker: Charlie Hou, speaker: James Henry Gray, speaker: J.L. Granatstein, speaker: Shirley Cox, speaker: George Cook, speaker: Barry Samuel Broadfoot, speaker: Margaret Andrews, speaker: Imbert Orchard, sound recording: Provincial Archives of British Columbia. Aural History Programme

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