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Bras d'Or Lime Co. Ltd.

  • MG 14.85
  • Fonds
  • 1889-1915

Two ledgers for 1889-1900 and 1889-1915. Records indicate that an interpreter was employed at the quarry to communicate with the immigrant miners who were of Polish, Hungarian, Russian, Yugoslavian (Croatian) and Greek descent. See MB 40.

Elizabeth Beaton-Planetta fonds

  • MG 12.198
  • Fonds
  • 1900-2005

Fonds consists of papers that reflect Elizabeth Beaton's work at the Beaton Institute and personal academic research. The materials included cover a wide variety of topics concerning Cape Breton history, especially ethnicity. Beaton's wo...

Beaton, Elizabeth Dr.

Ethnic Culture in Industrial Cape Breton

Bill Doyle (CBC) interviews John Nicholson who discusses immigration to Cape Breton. Work culture, religion, identity, and multiculturalism. Side B of the recording is inaudible in parts.Recording available for streaming:T-871a [http://beaton.cbu....

Float in Sydney’s 150th Anniversary Parade

  • 82-955-7655
  • Item
  • 1935

Item is a photograph of Polish float in Sydney’s 150th anniversary parade, taken in 1935. The float features fifteen girls, with one as a Polish queen and the rest as her attendants. The queen is identified as Jennie Kieć. The bottom row is identi...

John Huk Collection

  • MG 21.13
  • Collection
  • 1898-2004

This collection consists of textual records, photographs, sound recordings, publications and artifacts documenting the history and activities of the Ukrainian community in Cape Breton. Within the collection there is a focus on music and dance with...

Huk, John

Polish Band

  • 79-1097-4077
  • Item
  • [ca. 1920]

Item is a photograph of a Polish band, taken in the 1920s.

Polish Couples

  • 79-1099-4079
  • Item
  • [ca. 1950]

Item is a photograph of two Polish couples, taken in the 1950s. Couple on the left: Tony Reppa and Sonya Wroblewski.

Polish Dancers

  • 82-233-6933
  • Item
  • 1957

Item is a photograph of Polish dancers in costume. The dancers are Holy Redeemer High School students, taken in 1957 at CJCB studios, Sydney.First row (middle): Frances Kokoska2nd row: Josephine Rebutski (second from right)3rd row: (middle) Frania...

Polish Society

  • 79-1098-4078
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph showing a group of members of a Polish Society. Members not identified.

Polish Wedding

  • 79-1096-4076
  • Item
  • [ca. 1920]

Item is a photograph portrait of a Polish wedding with family members, taken in the 1920s.

St. Mary’s Polish Church, Postcard

  • 82-953-7653
  • Item
  • [ca. 1918]

Item is a postcard of St. Mary’s Polish Church with a portrait of Rev. Camillus Grzybala, in the top-right corner. The text at the top of the photograph reads, “Kościół Narodzenia N. M. P. w Whitney, Pier, N.S.” The text at the bottom of the photo...

The History of the Polish Community

Lawrence Gillis interviews Miss Helen Blazey who discusses the history of the Polish community in Whitney Pier, St. Mary's Polish Church, Polish culture and traditions and folklore.Recording is available for streaming: T-414 [http://beaton.cb...

Ukrainian Culture in Sydney

Bill Doyle (CBC) interviewing John Huk about Ukrainian culture, the Cape Breton Ukrainian community, Ukrainian dance, Holy Ghost Ukrainian Catholic Church, and multiculturalism in Whitney Pier.T-881a [http://beaton.cbu.ca/AtoM/audio/T-881a.mp3] an...