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Blacks at Whitney Pier

  • NSSXA T-2104
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File consists of two audio reels that feature sound recordings of Neville Gibson, Ralph Trotman, Vernal Till and Mae Crawford being interviewed by Elizabeth Beaton about the Black population of Whitney Pier.Track listing is as follows:Side A:Biogr...

Ethnic Culture in Industrial Cape Breton

  • NSSXA T-871
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File consists of two audio reels that feature sound recordings of a C.B.I. Radio interview with John Nicholson describing ethnic culture in Industrial Cape Breton.Track listing is as follows:Side A:Ethnic groups in Cape Breton Industrial Area: Why...

Interview with Dr. Les Bentley (U.N.I.A.)

  • NSSXA T-730
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File consists of two audio reels that feature sound recordings of of Dr. Leo Bartley of the United Negro Improvement Association discussing the organization and its history in Cape Breton.Track listing is as follows:Side A:Came to Cape Breton in 1...

Johnstone, Captain L.H.

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File contains documents related to the life of Captain Lewis Howard Johnstone, a World War 1 serviceman from Victoria Mines. Included within the file is a clipping titled "Letters relate final action for soldier," written by Lois Beaton....

Maddin, James William

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File contains a series of records related to the life of James William Maddin, a Cape Breton judge and politician who served in World War 1. Included in the file is two copies of a report titled "James William Maddin, 1874-1961," two new...

Morrison, Alex C.

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File contains papers related to the life of Alex Campbell Morrison of Sydney, who served during World War 1. Included in the file are clippings featuring an interview with Alex Morrison concerning his days as a soldier, a dispersal certificate for...

The Blacks of Whitney Pier

  • NSSXA T-2083
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File consists of two audio reels that feature sound recordings of Vernon Tull being interviewed by Elizabeth Beaton about the Black population in Whitney Pier.Track listing is as follows:Side A:Genealogical sketchEarly African Orthodox Church in C...

West Indian Reunion, Whitney Pier

  • NSSXA FT 19
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File consists of three videos of the West Indian Reunion Achievement Dinner at St. Alban's Hall, Whitney Pier.