Item V1983:08 - Marius Barbeau (1883-1969) : pioneer folklorist

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Marius Barbeau (1883-1969) : pioneer folklorist

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National Museums of Canada. National Museum of Man. Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies

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  • [198-?] (Creation)

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1 videocassette (00:20:26) : video master, colour/b&w, U-matic, sound ; 19 mm

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The item is a video copy of a documentary on the life and work of folklorist Marius Barbeau. The visuals consist almost entirely of b&w stills. This video combines both French and English-language versions: bilingual titles; English audio on channel 1; French audio on channel 2.

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National Museum of Man, 1983.


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Copyright Canadian Museum of Civilization (successor to the National Museum of Man).

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For further details, see the documentation on file, which includes a copy of "Oracle" (1982, no. 14) containing excerpts from the Barbeau interview heard in the video.

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Accession number(s): V1983:08

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Previously described as AAAA2259.

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producer: Renne Landre; research: Renne Landre; director: Steve Poulin; sound editor: Frederick Granger; narrator: Lucien Ouellet; editor: Steve Poulin; assistant editor: David Carroll; producing agency/company: National Museums of Canada. National Museum of Man. Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies; narrator: Marius Barbeau

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