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Catalog Number 1999.33.10
Object Name Videotape
Title Videotape of Al Blackburn
Date 02/10/1999
Year Range from 1999.0
Year Range to 1999.0
Description Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tape: Family-Parents move from Scotland, parents occupations, dad's gardens, not well off, own wedding, children, birthcontol(didnt know anything); Entertainment-toys, games, soccer & hockey heroes, dances, big band music, clothes for dancing, YMCA; Work-chores, papers to help family, hat company during depression, jobs after war, labour unions, strikes; War-WWII(entered but was sick the whole time), rationing, brothers overseas.
People Blackburn, Allan
Brown, Jennifer
Search Terms Guelph International Resource Center (GIRC)
Ward (The)
YMCA
Guelph General Hospital
Biltmore Hats Limited
World War II
Unions
Subjects SOCIAL HISTORY
HISTORY - LOCAL
PERSONALITIES
ETHNIC - SCOTTISH
AGRICULTURE - GARDENS
SPORTS - BILLIARDS
SPORTS - BASKETBALL
SPORTS - BOWLING
ETHNIC - ITALIAN
EDUCATION
EDUCATION - SCHOOLS
TRANSPORTATION - RAILWAYS
MILITARY
UNIONS
MEDICAL - DOCTORS