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Catalog Number 1999.33.23
Object Name Videotape
Title Video of Rita Porter
Date 01/18/1999
Year Range from 1999
Year Range to 1999
Description Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of tape: Family-parents occupations and deaths, getting married, birthcontrol; Homelife-getting by during depression, car, groceries, electricity, plumbing, bathing; Education; War-WWII, husband overseas, rationing, sending parcels overseas,war effort; Working-Homewood, Spinning Mill work, bosses, wages, Fire at Rubber Plant; HealthCare-birth at hospital, quarantines, doctors expensive; Hardships.
People Donnahee, Curtis
Gruner, Marion
Matheson, Dawn
Porter, Rita
Search Terms A and P Grocery Store
Armco Canada Limited
Communist Party of Canada
Depression (The) (1930s)
Farmer's Market
Guelph Carpet and Worsted Spinning Mills
Guelph International Resource Center (GIRC)
Homewood Health Centre
Len's Mill Store
Partridge Rubber Company
Unions
World War II
Subjects AGRICULTURE - MARKETS
COMMERCIAL - BANKS
COMMUNICATION - RADIO
DISASTERS - FIRE
EDUCATION
EDUCATION - SCHOOLS
ETHNIC - ITALIAN
ETHNIC - JAPANESE
ETHNIC - POLISH
GOVERNMENT
HISTORY - LOCAL
MEDICAL
MEDICAL - DOCTORS
MEDICAL - HOSPITALS
MEDICAL - NURSES
MILITARY
PERSONALITIES
RELIGION
SOCIAL HISTORY
SPECIAL EVENTS - CHRISTMAS
TRANSPORTATION - BICYCLES
UNIONS
UTILITIES - ELECTRIC
UTILITIES - TELEPHONE
UTILITIES - WATER