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Name Cavlovic, Ann

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Image of 1999.33.15 - Videotape

1999.33.15 - Videotape

Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this Video: Immigration from Germany-both came seperately, expectations of Canadian, Differences b/w Canada and Germany; Employment-both worked many different jobs, help, skills to use, learning new skills,

Image of 1999.33.1 - Videotape

1999.33.1 - Videotape

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.

Image of 1999.33.18 - Videotape

1999.33.18 - Videotape

Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tape: Immigration from Italy-expectations, first day, Impresions, wanting to go back; Work-communicating, chronology, IMICO, policies on Pregnant employees, unions, men & women in workplace; Entertainment-santobello, steelworkers hall, dance halls, going to Hamilton, dancing, Exhibition Park; Money-saving, managing, priorities, sacrifices for kids education, dreams & plans.

Image of 1999.33.7 - Videotape

1999.33.7 - Videotape

Videotape in black plastic case. Social History Project by GIRC. Summary of this tapes: Parents Immigration to Canada-dad's passport, arrival, impressions, experiences; Jobs-dad worked at lime kiln (pay, hours, safety), Matthew Wells Pickles, Biltmore, babysitting, real estate; Education-placed in grade 4 at age 17, uniforms, night school, importance; Church-importance, Latin Services, activities; Discrimination-against immigrants, gender, racial slurs; Marriage, customs, pregnant brides, unwed mothers, loss of identity, working mothers, no talk of sex in family-education left to schools; Differences between Canada and Europe; Cars of the '50s, downtown.