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  • Harry Piers: Museum Maker - Duration: 76 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 575 views
    http://gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/piers/

    Whether you are interested in stories about murder on the high seas, or the province's natural history, a new online exhibit tells a fascinating story created...
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  • Titanic in Nova Scotia: Newsmagazines at the Nova Scotia Archives - Duration: 59 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 1,835 views
    During 2007, four separate issues of two British newsmagazines from April and May 1912 were donated to the Nova Scotia Archives by private individuals.

    The donors understood the tremendous info...
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  • Titanic in Nova Scotia: Garry Shutlak of the Nova Scotia Archives - Duration: 89 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 669 views
    Garry Shutlak, Senior Reference Archivist at the Nova Scotia Archives, talks about the archives' unique Titanic holdings and how the public can access them.

    gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/titanic
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  • U-boat Surrender (Nova Scotia, 1945) - Duration: 2 minutes, 22 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 11,550 views
    Newsreel footage of German U-Boats surrendering to Canadian and American forces in the West Atlantic, including footage from off Shelburne.

    http://gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/eastcoastport/films.asp?I...
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  • Helen Creighton's Bluenose Ghosts - Duration: 22 minutes.

    • 5 years ago
    • 16,710 views
    A collection of spine-chilling stories taken from Helen Creighton's collection of Nova Scotian folklore!

    ca. 1975

    Nova Scotia Archives: http://gov.ns.ca/nsarm/
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  • Summer of Murray Trailer: What About Bob - Duration: 62 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 446 views
    Trailer for WHAT ABOUT BOB, screening at the Summer of Murray Alfresco filmFesto.

    The clip is from the 1920s and 1930s collection of home movies shot in Nova Scotia by William Gray. You can watc...
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  • Summer of Murray Trailer: Ghostbusters - Duration: 2 minutes, 35 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 242 views
    Trailer for GHOSTBUSTERS, screening at the Summer of Murray Alfresco filmFesto.

    The clip is from the 1972 film BLUENOSE GHOSTS based on the folk stories collected by Helen Creighton.

    For mor...
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  • Summer of Murray Trailer: Groundhog Day - Duration: 68 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 147 views
    Trailer for GROUNDHOG DAY, screening at the Summer of Murray Alfresco filmFesto.

    The clip is from the 1920s and 1930s collection of home movies shot in Nova Scotia by William Gray. You can watch...
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  • Summer of Murray Trailer: Caddyshack - Duration: 65 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 206 views
    Trailer for CADDYSHACK, screening at the Summer of Murray Alfresco filmFesto.

    The clip is from the 1930s film SCENES OF HALIFAX by Allan Fraser. You can watch the full-length film online here: h...
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  • Summer of Murray Trailer: Meatballs - Duration: 58 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 212 views
    Trailer for MEATBALLS, screening at the Summer of Murray alFresco filmFesto.

    The clip is from the 1932 film THE GUIDES MEET by Edward Bollinger. You can watch the full-length film online here: h...
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  • Nova Scotia Archives' Oldest Record - Duration: 42 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 958 views
    Grant by Thomas Brun to Adam son of Jordon of Land in Witewellerode, Yorkshire, England. ca. 1240

    Representative of the land title conveyance process in the Middle Ages.
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  • 1920s & 1930s Kids Shows and Cartoons - Duration: 6 minutes, 49 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 11,495 views
    Five cartoons from various sources. Titles are: Comedy Gang in 'School Days' [live action] about various pranks school children perform in a one-room schoolhouse setting [ca. 1930]; Cartoon Comedy ...
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  • Home Movies - Bermuda, Lily Fields (1920s) - Duration: 15 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 1,780 views
    Scenes of Bermudian tourist life including boating, beach scenes, hotel life (ie swimming pools, tennis, gardens), street scenes showing horse and buggies and arrival of dignitary [Edward, Prince o...
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  • Home Movies - Bermuda (1920s) - Duration: 8 minutes, 46 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 5,523 views
    Scenes of Bermudian tourist life including boating, beach scenes, hotel life (ie. swimming pools, tennis, gardens), street scenes showing horse and buggies and waterfront/dockyard scenes.

    Filmma...
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  • Scenes of Halifax (1930s) - Duration: 10 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 14,923 views
    Various view of Halifax and surrounding areas including: North West Arm, Halifax/Dartmouth ferry, waterfront, Town Clock, Little Dutch Church, St George's Church, Citadel, City Hall, Barrington Str...
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  • Otter Trawler (1948, pt. 2 of 2) - Duration: 11 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 8,511 views
    An in-depth study of trawling for fish in 1940s Nova Scotia.

    Filmmaker: Margaret Perry

    For more information on the archives and these films, please visit: http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/nsfilm/
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  • Citadel City (1957, pt. 2 of 2) - Duration: 11 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 6,301 views
    A visually descriptive film about Halifax City and its origins.

    Filmmaker: Margaret Perry

    For more information on the archives and these films, please visit: http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtua...
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  • Tobeatic Game Sancutary (1930) - Duration: 14 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 2,147 views
    Film of canoeing, trout fishing, and camping at the Tobeatic Game Sanctuary, Birchill Creek, and Middle Clyde, Nova Scotia.

    Filmmaker: John Loré

    For more information on the archives and these...
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  • Last Log Drive on the Clyde River (1940s) - Duration: 8 minutes, 32 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 5,718 views
    Film of the "last" log drive on the Clyde River, the log driver's camp, and surrounding scenery.

    Filmmaker: John Loré

    For more information on the archives and these films, please visit: http:...
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  • Deer at Clyde River (1939, pt. 2 of 2) - Duration: 6 minutes, 28 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 969 views
    Constructing "blinds" in order to film deer around the family property in Clyde River, Nova Scotia.

    This film was used by a Disney animator in the creation of the motion picture BAMBI (1942).
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  • Deer at Clyde River (1939, pt. 1 of 2) - Duration: 9 minutes, 23 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 1,720 views
    Constructing "blinds" in order to film deer around the family property in Clyde River, Nova Scotia.

    This film was used by a Disney animator in the creation of the motion picture BAMBI (1942).
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  • Deer at Middle Clyde (1940) - Duration: 9 minutes, 47 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 843 views
    "Hidden" camera set-up to record deer at Middle Clyde, Nova Scotia. Footage was used in the creation of the Disney film BAMBI (1942).

    Filmmaker: John Loré

    For more information on the archives and...
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  • Tuna Fishing in Wedgeport, Nova Scotia (1940s, Pt. 2 of 2) - Duration: 14 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 2,068 views
    Tuna fishing at Wedgeport, Nova Scotia.

    Filmmaker: John Loré

    For more information on the archives and these films, please visit: http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/nsfilm/
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  • Tuna Fishing in Wedgeport, Nova Scotia (1940s, Pt. 1 of 2) - Duration: 13 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 4,394 views
    Tuna fish at Wedgeport, Nova Scotia.
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    Filmmaker: John Loré

    For more information on the archives and these films, please visit: http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/nsfilm/
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  • New York, Yarmouth, & Bear River (1928) - Duration: 13 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 3,748 views
    Trip by boat from New York, arriving at Yarmouth, and traveling to Bear River to attend the Cherry Carnival. Film features shot of New York City, the boat landing at Yarmouth, and a variety of acti...
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  • "Middle Clyde", Nova Scotia (1930s, Pt. 2 of 2) - Duration: 8 minutes, 52 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 529 views
    Home movie of a summer spent near Clyde River, Nova Scotia. Features a four-day canoe trip up-river and subsequent camping and fishing with friends and family. Shots of deer and moose. Ferry at the...
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  • "Middle Clyde", Nova Scotia (1930s, Pt. 1 of 2) - Duration: 12 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 1,135 views
    Home movie of a summer spent near Clyde River, Nova Scotia. Features a four-day canoe trip up-river and subsequent camping and fishing with friends and family. Shots of deer and moose. Ferry at the...
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  • Summer at Clyde River, Nova Scotia (1930, Pt. 2 of 2) - Duration: 10 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 961 views
    Summer spent at "Middle Clyde," Shelburne Co., Nova Scotia. Hiking and camping trips are made through the "Tobeatic Game Sanctuary" with fishing, swimming, and days spent at the beach.

    Filmmak...
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  • Summer at Clyde River, Nova Scotia (1930, Pt. 1 of 2) - Duration: 11 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 2,637 views
    Summer spent at "Middle Clyde," Shelburne Co., Nova Scotia. Hiking and camping trips are made through the "Tobeatic Game Sanctuary" with fishing, swimming, and days spent at the beach.

    Filmmaker...
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  • Camping Trip at Rory Lake (1930s, Pt. 2 of 2) - Duration: 10 minutes.

    • 6 years ago
    • 247 views
    Camping trip to 'Rory Lake' (possibly Rory Neils Lake), Nova Scotia. Footage includes canoeing, swimming, fishing (including slow-motion shots of casting), and wild animals, including deer, moose, ...
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