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Record: Nova Scotia Archives

Nova Scotia Archives

6016 University Ave
Halifax, NS
B3H 1W4

Tel: 001-902-424-6060
E-mail: barry.smith@novascotia.ca
Web: archives.novascotia.ca

Organisation type
Educational / Research Institution / Archive
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Our collections Helen Creighton Fonds plus a few select recordings in other collections (primarily CBC Radio).
Recordings (duration, dates & recording formats) Duration: 1-100
Other info: Aproximately 60 recordings in Helen Creighton Fonds and 30 in other collections.

Format: Reel, CD / DVD, Digital Storage, Audio Cassette
Other format(s): Most originals are on 1/4" reels. Listening copies were first made to cassette and more recently to CD and/or digital storage.

Date(s): Before 1950, 1950-59, 1960-69, 1970-79, 1980-89
Other info: Helen Creighton Recordings date from 1944 to 1961. The other recordings, especially CBC tend to be 1970's and 80's
Geographical locations Ireland: n/a
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Scotland: n/a
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Canada: Nova Scotia
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Other areas: n/a
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Any other area: n/a
Other information Content types: Speech (including oral history, folktales and so on), Song
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Access: Yes. Anyone who has a researcher's card may listen to the recordings. Duplication may require permission depending on the donor agreement specific to the relevant collection.

Completion status: 40% digitised
Other info: CBC material is fully digitized. Helen Creighton is in process.

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Collection descriptions: Yes

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