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Digital Archives - Iran in turmoil as Shah departsJan 15, 1979 | 26:28Digital Archives Iran in turmoil as Shah departs Video
Digital Archives Iran in turmoil as Shah departs Jan 15, 1979 | 26:28The widely despised Iranian leader flees in the wake of the 1979 Islamic revolution.
Digital Archives - Great Lakes Pollution: Dangerous catch of the dayMay 22, 1977 | 5:13Digital Archives Great Lakes Pollution: Dangerous catch of the day Video
Digital Archives Great Lakes Pollution: Dangerous catch of the day May 22, 1977 | 5:13Industrial waste and cancerous chemicals lead to a ban on commercial fishing in parts of the Lakes.
Digital Archives - The rise of violence in the U.S. civil rights movementJul 31, 1967 | 28:09Digital Archives The rise of violence in the U.S. civil rights movement Video
Digital Archives The rise of violence in the U.S. civil rights movement Jul 31, 1967 | 28:09An increasing call for violent protest has brought a radical change to the U.S. civil rights movement during the summer of 1967.
Digital Archives - From Honeymoon City to Hydro CityAug 25, 1957 | 3:43Digital Archives From Honeymoon City to Hydro City Video
Digital Archives From Honeymoon City to Hydro City Aug 25, 1957 | 3:43Canada and the United States sign an agreement to further harness the power of Niagara Falls.
Digital Archives - Netherlands' Princess Margriet born in OttawaJan 23, 1992 | 2:45Digital Archives Netherlands' Princess Margriet born in Ottawa Video
Digital Archives Netherlands' Princess Margriet born in Ottawa Jan 23, 1992 | 2:45Exiled Dutch Princess Juliana gives birth in an Ottawa hospital during the Second World War. Stock footage: Fox Movietonews, Inc./Canamedia.
Digital Archives - Expo 67 competition: New York World's FairNov 5, 1963 | 2:59Digital Archives Expo 67 competition: New York World's Fair Video
Digital Archives Expo 67 competition: New York World's Fair Nov 5, 1963 | 2:59Expo 67's competition: New York World's Fair is unsanctioned, but enormous.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: 'Kin for hire'May 29, 1960 | 10:05Digital Archives Chinese immigration: 'Kin for hire' Video
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: 'Kin for hire' May 29, 1960 | 10:05The RCMP suspects a huge immigrant smuggling ring, and the Chinese community is upset by the accusations.
Digital Archives - Diefenbaker comments on last executionMay 5, 1975 | 1:29Digital Archives Diefenbaker comments on last execution Video
Digital Archives Diefenbaker comments on last execution May 5, 1975 | 1:29"I know what it means to sign a death warrant."
Digital Archives - Canada's Constitution: A Time for ActionJun 12, 1978 | 10:35Digital Archives Canada's Constitution: A Time for Action Video
Digital Archives Canada's Constitution: A Time for Action Jun 12, 1978 | 10:35Prime Minister Trudeau vows to bring the Constitution home on his own terms.
Digital Archives - Trans Mountain Pipeline to carry Alberta oil to VancouverJan 11, 1953 | 12:07Digital Archives Trans Mountain Pipeline to carry Alberta oil to Vancouver Video
Digital Archives Trans Mountain Pipeline to carry Alberta oil to Vancouver Jan 11, 1953 | 12:07Starting in Edmonton and snaking west across the Rocky Mountains and south to Vancouver, a carefully engineered oil pipeline begins operating in 1953.
Digital Archives - Special report on the Cuban missile crisisOct 22, 1962 | 28:02Digital Archives Special report on the Cuban missile crisis Video
Digital Archives Special report on the Cuban missile crisis Oct 22, 1962 | 28:02U.S. President John F. Kennedy imposes a quarantine on ships docking in Cuba to ensure they aren't carrying Soviet weapons.
Digital Archives - Pope Paul VI elected in 1963Dec 31, 1963 | 2:16Digital Archives Pope Paul VI elected in 1963 Video
Digital Archives Pope Paul VI elected in 1963 Dec 31, 1963 | 2:16Beloved Pope John XXIII dies and Cardinal Giovanni Battista Montini takes his place, choosing the name Paul VI.
Digital Archives - Pope John XXIII chosen in 1958Nov 2, 1958 | 1:49Digital Archives Pope John XXIII chosen in 1958 Video
Digital Archives Pope John XXIII chosen in 1958 Nov 2, 1958 | 1:49White smoke rises at the Vatican as Cardinal Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli is elected pope.
Digital Archives - The Asian flu arrives in CanadaSep 29, 1957 | 4:36Digital Archives The Asian flu arrives in Canada Video
Digital Archives The Asian flu arrives in Canada Sep 29, 1957 | 4:36A look at how Canadian authorities are dealing with the second largest influenza pandemic in history.
Digital Archives - Canadian Labour Congress is bornDec 30, 1956 | 2:13Digital Archives Canadian Labour Congress is born Video
Digital Archives Canadian Labour Congress is born Dec 30, 1956 | 2:13The labour force finds strength in solidarity with the creation of the Canadian Labour Congress

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