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Baddeck Telephone

  • Newspaper 2
  • File
  • 1898-1900

The Baddeck Telephone (1898-1900) was the second newspaper published in Baddeck, after the Island Reporter (1884-1887). The newspaper was a six-page broadsheet containing local news and advertisements. The paper started when Charles H. Peppy acqui...

Blacks at Whitney Pier

  • T-2104
  • File
  • 1984

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...

Cape Breton Highlander Newspaper

  • MB 23
  • File
  • 1969

File consists of 12 reels of the Cape Breton Highlander newspaper. The Highlander was a small, weekly labour newspaper printed in Sydney, Nova Scotia from 1963 until 1976. Articles relating to Celtic Music subjects have been identified and photoco...

Cobhair ás na Speuran

  • GPLAY9
  • File
  • 1936

A play about people visiting the island of Tiree by plane.

Ethnic Culture in Industrial Cape Breton

  • T-871
  • File
  • 1977

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...

Johnstone, Captain L.H.

  • File
  • ca. 1989

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....

Lucy Doucet

  • B&G - Doucet, Lucy
  • File
  • 1999-2005

File consists of the following items:Obituary for Lucy Doucet, Cape Breton Post, March 18, 2005"Neré pi Lucy Jane: Their Story," a biography written by Lucy's son Daniel Doucet, March, 1999

Doucet, Lucy Jane

Maddin, James William

  • File
  • 1978-1980

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...

Margaret MacPhee

  • MG 15.76
  • File
  • 1997 - 1999

File consists of various newspaper clippings re: New Waterford pianist Margaret MacPhee, including her obituary. File also contains a copy of Greg MacLeod's eulogy delivered at her funeral in 1997, and a remembrance article from The Cape Bret...

MacPhee, Margaret

Mi'kmaw Cultural Day

  • 96-1140-27828a-m
  • File
  • 05 February 1986

File consists of thirteen photographs of Mi'kmaw Cultural Day, UCCB, 1990. From left to right: Margaret ‘Dr. Granny’ Johnson, Natalie (Curly) Doucette, Francis Doucette, Karen Bernard, and Troy Paul.

Paul, Clifford

Morrison, Alex C.

  • File

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...

Rita Joe

  • B&G - Joe, Rita
  • File
  • 1981 - 2007

File consists of various newspaper clippings re: Rita Joe, including her obituary and an article announcing her death in 2007. File also includes a university report entitled "Rita Joe: Mi'kmaq Poet" written by Joanne Peck in 1994.

Joe, Rita

Skeealyn 'sy Ghailck

  • G90
  • File
  • 1973

Item is a collection of stories by a Manx poet and folklorist Edward Faragher, known in Manx as "Neddy Beg Hom Ruy" (1831-1908).

Spirit of the Times, and the Cape Breton Free Press

  • Newspaper 12
  • File
  • 1843-1845

Daniel Cobb Harvey: "The only other newspaper which originated in 1840 was the Cape Breton Advocate, published at Sydney by Richard Huntington and edited by the Reverend Otto S. Weeks, principal of the Grammar School. It ran until the end of ...

The Blacks of Whitney Pier

  • T-2083
  • File
  • 1983

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...

The Cape Breton News

  • Newspaper 26
  • File
  • 1849-1872

Gertrude E.N. Tratt: "The Cape Breton News had four 12" x 18" pages, each of four columns. It was made up largely of news items but contained as well poetry and advertisements. Its annual price was 10s, changing to $2 before it ceas...

West Indian Reunion, Whitney Pier

  • FT 19
  • File
  • 1985

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