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Van Doos: Royal 22nd Regiment lands in Sicily

Van Doos vets recall Second World War arrival in Italy.

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Digital Archives - Prospectors: out of the canoe, into the bush planeJul 22, 1978 | 41:59Digital Archives Prospectors: out of the canoe, into the bush plane Audio
Digital Archives Prospectors: out of the canoe, into the bush plane Jul 22, 1978 | 41:59In 1978, CBC Radio looks at how bush flying and prospecting were an aid to the expansion of both ventures.
Digital Archives - Separatist teachers influenced René Lévesque at an early ageJan 14, 1978 | 1:23Digital Archives Separatist teachers influenced René Lévesque at an early age Audio
Digital Archives Separatist teachers influenced René Lévesque at an early age Jan 14, 1978 | 1:23Lévesque grows up with "bootstrap nationalism."
Digital Archives - Halifax Explosion: Rescue effort following the explosionDec 3, 1977 | 6:13Digital Archives Halifax Explosion: Rescue effort following the explosion Audio
Digital Archives Halifax Explosion: Rescue effort following the explosion Dec 3, 1977 | 6:13Aid comes to Halifax from all over the world.
Digital Archives - Hydroelectricity: Joey Smallwood on Churchill FallsSep 10, 1977 | 7:26Digital Archives Hydroelectricity: Joey Smallwood on Churchill Falls Audio
Digital Archives Hydroelectricity: Joey Smallwood on Churchill Falls Sep 10, 1977 | 7:26The former Newfoundland premier says he wasn't involved with negotiations over the price of hydroelectricity from Churchill Falls.
Digital Archives - The Atlantic seal hunt: a first-person perspective on sealingMay 14, 1977 | 6:14Digital Archives The Atlantic seal hunt: a first-person perspective on sealing Audio
Digital Archives The Atlantic seal hunt: a first-person perspective on sealing May 14, 1977 | 6:14A CBC reporter goes out on a sealing ship to work with a sealing crew and offers his perspective on killing seal pups.
Digital Archives - Eaton's catalogue: 'The Homesteader's Bible'Dec 18, 1976 | 5:05Digital Archives Eaton's catalogue: 'The Homesteader's Bible' Audio
Digital Archives Eaton's catalogue: 'The Homesteader's Bible' Dec 18, 1976 | 5:05The Eaton's mail-order catalogue is beloved by Canadians and offers pioneer communities a valuable link to the outside world.
Digital Archives - N.W.T. Elections: Native youth leader speaks out on the future of the N.W.T.May 28, 1976 | 0:50Digital Archives N.W.T. Elections: Native youth leader speaks out on the future of the N.W.T. Audio
Digital Archives N.W.T. Elections: Native youth leader speaks out on the future of the N.W.T. May 28, 1976 | 0:50Challenges of developing and inspiring the youth of the N.W.T.
Digital Archives - N.W.T. Elections: Nick Sibbeston on balancing progress and traditionMay 28, 1976 | 2:00Digital Archives N.W.T. Elections: Nick Sibbeston on balancing progress and tradition Audio
Digital Archives N.W.T. Elections: Nick Sibbeston on balancing progress and tradition May 28, 1976 | 2:00The young native leader talks about the political future of the N.W.T.
Digital Archives - Native leaders emerge in the N.W.T.May 28, 1976 | 10:28Digital Archives Native leaders emerge in the N.W.T. Audio
Digital Archives Native leaders emerge in the N.W.T. May 28, 1976 | 10:28Young native leaders emerge on the northern landscape.
Digital Archives - Eric Harvie, Alberta's most generous philanthropistFeb 27, 1976 | 7:47Digital Archives Eric Harvie, Alberta's most generous philanthropist Audio
Digital Archives Eric Harvie, Alberta's most generous philanthropist Feb 27, 1976 | 7:47Albertans remember Eric Harvie's crucial role in the artistic development of his province.
Digital Archives - Canadian soldiers find romance in WWII BritainNov 14, 1975 | 8:14Digital Archives Canadian soldiers find romance in WWII Britain Audio
Digital Archives Canadian soldiers find romance in WWII Britain Nov 14, 1975 | 8:14Air raid sirens are the soundtrack to romance as young British women fall in love and marry Canadian servicemen.
Digital Archives - Van Doos: Rescue in the jungleOct 3, 1975 | 1:42Digital Archives Van Doos: Rescue in the jungle Audio
Digital Archives Van Doos: Rescue in the jungle Oct 3, 1975 | 1:42A sergeant of the Royal 22nd recalls a daring helicopter rescue mission that saved two nuns from rebel soldiers in Congo.
Digital Archives - Van Doos: Royal 22nd Regiment lands in SicilyOct 3, 1975 | 4:08Digital Archives Van Doos: Royal 22nd Regiment lands in Sicily Audio
Digital Archives Van Doos: Royal 22nd Regiment lands in Sicily Oct 3, 1975 | 4:08Van Doos vets recall Second World War arrival in Italy.
Digital Archives - What makes a 'Van Doo' different?Oct 3, 1975 | 6:36Digital Archives What makes a 'Van Doo' different? Audio
Digital Archives What makes a 'Van Doo' different? Oct 3, 1975 | 6:36All soldiers think their unit is the best, but members of the Royal 22nd feel they have something to prove.
Digital Archives - Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas WatsonJul 25, 1975 | 26:57Digital Archives Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Watson Audio
Digital Archives Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Watson Jul 25, 1975 | 26:57The telephone is an instant success after inventor Alexander Graham Bell demonstrates it at the 1876 world's fair in Philadelphia.

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