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Catalog Number 1999.33.1
Object Name Videotape
Title Videotape of Lena Paolillo
Date 02/15/1999
Year Range from 1999
Year Range to 1999
Description Black Videotape: Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tape: Her recollections of the immigration process-coming to Canada from Italy; Working-at Rennies, sewing, Biltmore hats, Language Problems; Things at home-buying home, finances, groceries; Keeping Italian heritage in Canada-programs on CJOY on Sundays, bringing mom over; Opinions on Social Problems-welfare, abused women, wage equity, parenting, health care; Church; Reflections on Life in Canada.
People Paolillo, Adele "Lina"
Cavlovic, Ann
Search Terms Acker Furniture Company
Biltmore Hats Limited
CJOY
CKLA
Guelph International Resource Center (GIRC)
Palace Theatre
Peloso's Grocery Store
Rennie Industries Ltd.
Sacred Heart Church
St. John's Parish
Subjects SOCIAL HISTORY
HISTORY - LOCAL
PERSONALITIES
IMMIGRATION
ETHNIC - ITALIAN