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Ada Dawe interview : [Orchard, 1965]

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-06-17 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Ada Dawe recalls her father Thomas John Cook; his arrival in Sechelt in 1893; Bert Whittaker and his store and hotel and steamships; more on steamships, the "Comox"; waitin...

Aerial ferry, North Bend

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-?] SUMMARY: This tape records the sounds of the aerial ferry between Boston Bar and North Bend over the Fraser River. Imbert Orchard speaks to the operator, who describes conditions and the operations along the ...

Alberni dance : [from "7 o'clock show" film shoot]

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: "Alberni Dance" comprises the location sound recorded during the filming of a segment for the CBC television program "The 7 O'clock Show" at the Alberni Indian Commun...

Alma Cyr interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-06-01 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Cyr, nee Lagace, recounts her father's arrival in Hatzic Prairie from Quebec; the family homestead; Mrs. Thompson; Italian settlers; her family traveling through the Rockies in ...

Arnold Webster interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-01-20 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Webster tells of his family moving from Ontario initially to Vancouver, then Agassiz in 1902, where his father took over a general store and ran it for twenty years. He describes the ...

Astace stories : Martin Starret

SUMMARY: Martin Starret recalls stories about the Astace, a mythological figure of Indian legend. This material was possibly compiled for use in the CBC programs "The Land of Astace" (T2451:0001) and/or "Illah;ee Shanties" (T42...

Auction : [excerpts]

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: This tape records the sounds at a cattle auction with auctioneer Bud Stewart. [TRACK 2: blank.];

Auction at Valemount

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: This tape captures the sounds of an auction at Valemount. A discussion of the auction and traveling auctioneers, both present and past, is included. [TRACK 2: blank.];

B.C. folio : Christie Harris

SUMMARY: "B.C. Folio" is a weekly program that features items of interest to B.C. listeners, including interviews with British Columbians of diverse backgrounds. "BC Folio" was broadcast from 1971 to 1976 on t;he Pacific Region...

B.C. folio : Ralph Edwards of Lonesome Lake

SUMMARY: "B.C. Folio" is a weekly program that features items of interest to B.C. listeners, including interviews with British Columbians of diverse backgrounds. "BC Folio" was broadcast from 1971 to 1976 on t;he Pacific Region...

B.C. folio : Company One

SUMMARY: This program is about the Victoria-based travelling theatre group Company One, and its original presentations "Mary" (based on the story of Mary Magdalene) and "Night Play" (an improvisational theatre; event).;

B.C. folio : Old Tomorrow

SUMMARY: This is a program about the Victoria theatre group Company One, and their original presentation "Old Tomorrow", based on Prime Minister John A. Macdonald's role in the building of the Canadian Pacific; Railway. The program...

Between ourselves : Far western islands

SUMMARY: "Between Ourselves" was a weekly series of hour-long radio programs that presented Canada to Canadians. It featured aspects of Canadian life in docudramas, plays, music, and interviews, originating from different regions of Cana...

Between ourselves : Kitselas Canyon

SUMMARY: "Between Ourselves" was a weekly series of hour-long radio programs that presented Canada to Canadians. It featured aspects of Canadian life in docudramas, plays, music, and interviews, originating fr;om different regions of Can...

Between ourselves : School on the Nass

SUMMARY: "Between Ourselves" was a weekly series of hour-long radio programs that presented Canada to Canadians. It featured aspects of Canadian life in docudramas, plays, music, and interviews, originating from different regions of Cana...

Between ourselves : The Bryants

SUMMARY: "Between Ourselves" was a weekly series of hour-long radio programs that presented Canada to Canadians. It featured aspects of Canadian life in docudramas, plays, music, and interviews, originating fr;om different regions of Can...

Between ourselves : The Luck of La Chance ; Folk songs

SUMMARY: "Between Ourselves" was a weekly series of hour-long radio programs that presented Canada to Canadians. It featured aspects of Canadian life in docudramas, plays, music, and interviews, originating fr;om different regions of Can...

Blind people discuss sound

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Various blind people discuss sound: sounds in and around Vancouver; pleasant and unpleasant sounds; earning to use sound. Betty Noble speaks about her early memories; experiences growing up;...

Boy Scout trip, James Creek

RECORDED: James Creek (B.C.), [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: This tape captures the sounds of a Boy Scout trip on James Creek in the Prince George area. Imbert Orchard interviews various scouts concerning their thoughts about the trip. TRACK 2: Sou;n...

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