Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 1999.33.4
Object Name Videotape
Title Videotape of Mary DiCicco
Date 02/09/1999
Year Range from 1999
Year Range to 1999
Description Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tape: Immigration from Rome-permission, sponsorship, marriage; Impressions of Guelph-meeting people, language; First job at Biltmore-hours, workday, wages, challenges, unions; Home life - cooking, moving, garden, mortgage; Church-weddings, importance of, godchildren; Arrival of husband's parents-take care of them. Series of three still photos of Mary's Family; Language; Dating-rules in Italy vs. in Canada, marriage; Canadian Culture vs. Italian; Medical Practices-home remedies, hospitals; Ethnicity-racism, namecalling, discrimination; Downtown-stores, owners, changes; Reflections on Life here.
People DiCicco, Frank
DiCicco, Mary
Vcislo, Mark
Search Terms A and P Grocery Store
Biltmore Hats Limited
Canadian Textile and Weaving
Cole Brothers Clothing and Dry Goods
Elizabeth Street
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute (GCVI)
Guelph Public Library
Homewood Health Centre
Ontario Reformatory
Paradise Gardens
Ryan (G.B.) and Company Department Store
Sacred Heart Church
Textile Industries Limited
Walker's Department Store
Zellers
Subjects ETHNIC - ITALIAN
HISTORY - LOCAL
IMMIGRATION
MEDICAL
MEDICAL - DOCTORS
MEDICAL - HOSPITALS
PERSONALITIES
RELIGION
RELIGION - CHURCHES
SOCIAL HISTORY