Collection PR-1875 - Tales of pioneer survival : New Horizons Oral History Project collection

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Tales of pioneer survival : New Horizons Oral History Project collection

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  • sound recording

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on the name of the project.

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  • 1981-1982 (Creation)
    Scott, Emery Lee, 1906-

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98 audio cassettes

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Emery Scott was a researcher who recorded oral history interviews with 85 senior citizens, discussing their life experiences in British Columbia from 1910 to 1950. The interviews were recorded in 1981 and 1982. The project was funded by a New Horizons Grant, and carried out under the auspices of the Tales of Pioneers Committee, Clearbrook, B.C.

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The collection consists of oral history interviews pertaining to life in the Cariboo, Chilcotin, Boundary, East Kootenay and Fraser Valley regions of B.C. from 1910-1950, conducted as part of the New Horizons Oral History Project.

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Archives code(s): T3986.

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Accession number(s): T3986


Sound recording originals may be in cool or cold storage. Contact staff for specific details.

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