Item AAAB1236 - H.W. Corbitt interview

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H.W. Corbitt interview

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  • 1965-05-29 [date recorded] (Creation)

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RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-05-29 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Henry Corbitt talks about Summerland and Kaleden from 1908 to 1914. He describes why he came to Canada in 1906, including stories of his work and travels; his first impressions of Summer;land; his father's shipping line in England; J.M. Robinson and the beginnings of Peachland and Summerland; the orchards at Summerland; real estate salesmen; the great optimism about fruit growing; you;ng bachelors; work in Kaleden; a discussion of Jim Ritchie and the beginnings of Kaleden; the Kaleden Hotel; and general comments. [TRACK 2: blank.];

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Imbert Orchard, 1974-1975


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A digital copy is available.
Reference cassette copy available in container 000443-063.

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  • Copying Restriction: Clients requesting research/private copies must fill out CBC form.
  • Use Restriction: Not for broadcast or commercial use without written permission of the CBC.
  • Copyright Status: Copyright Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

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Accession number(s): T1113

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Orchard ; O-45/1

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speaker: Henry Wellington Corbitt, interviewer: Imbert Orchard

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