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Catalog Number 1999.33.21
Object Name Videotape
Title Video of Gordon Hall
Date 01/29/1999
Year Range from 1999
Year Range to 1999
Description Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tape: Childhood-Queen Street (now Arthur), move to west end, siblings, chores at home, grandparents farm, garden, allowance; Entertainment-games, sports, toys, fishing, sleighrides, hockey, dancing, College Royal; Jobs-mom at home, dad WWI vetran, keeping boarders for extra $$, odd jobs & deliveries, Taxi Company, what it's like, civil servant, responsibilities working at City Hall; Family-meet wife and marry (1962), wife worked until kids (3); Memories of Guelph-changes, agricultural aspects, characters, complaints from citizens to city hall.
People Drew, George Alexander
Hall, Gordon
O'Brien, Amy
Search Terms Allan's Dam
Bank of Montreal
Biltmore Mad Hatters
Carden Street
City Councillors
City Hall
College Royal
Colonial Dresses Ltd.
Downtown Guelph
Exhibition Park
Guelph Farmer's Week
Guelph Fire Department
Hammill (J.P.) and Son Limited
Post Office
Speed River
West End Sunday School
Winter Fair Building
Subjects AGRICULTURE - FARMING
AGRICULTURE - GARDENS
AGRICULTURE - PARKS
ARCHITECTURE - DOMESTIC EXTERIOR
ARCHITECTURE - DOMESTIC INTERIOR
ARCHITECTURE - DOWNTOWN GUELPH
COMMERCIAL - BARBERS
COMMERCIAL - CONFECTIONERS
COMMERCIAL - TAXI
COMMUNICATION - RADIO
EDUCATION - SCHOOLS
ETHNIC - ITALIAN
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL - CITY HALL
GOVERNMENT - MUNICIPAL - FARMER'S MARKET
GOVERNMENT - PROVINCIAL
HISTORY - LOCAL
IMMIGRATION
PERSONALITIES
RELIGION
SOCIAL HISTORY
SPECIAL EVENTS - CONCERTS
SPORTS - FISHING
SPORTS - HOCKEY
SPORTS - TOBAGONNING
TOYS/GAMES
TRANSPORTATION - AUTOMOBILES
WEATHER - SNOW