Digital Archives | Mar 17, 1964 | 4:36

Hydroelectricity chez nous

René Lévesque explains why building the Manicouagan hydroelectric plant is important to the province's economic future.

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Digital Archives - The many lives of Pierre TrudeauMay 16, 1967 | 26:14Digital Archives The many lives of Pierre Trudeau Video
Digital Archives The many lives of Pierre Trudeau May 16, 1967 | 26:14The justice minister talks about his globetrotting adventures, his swinging bachelor days, and the fun of being a political rebel.
Digital Archives - Valentina Tereshkova becomes first woman in space in 1963Jun 19, 1963 | 8:56Digital Archives Valentina Tereshkova becomes first woman in space in 1963 Video
Digital Archives Valentina Tereshkova becomes first woman in space in 1963 Jun 19, 1963 | 8:56When the Soviet Union sends a female cosmonaut into orbit, observers dismiss the achievement as a propaganda stunt.
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 - 1961 drought worse than the '30s?Jul 9, 1961 | 12:54Digital Archives 1961 drought worse than the '30s? Video
Digital Archives 1961 drought worse than the '30s? Jul 9, 1961 | 12:54The 1961 drought is devastating the Prairie farmland. What can be done to help?
Digital Archives - A.Y. Jackson still painting at 73Jul 10, 1955 | 12:25Digital Archives A.Y. Jackson still painting at 73 Video
Digital Archives A.Y. Jackson still painting at 73 Jul 10, 1955 | 12:25Rheumatism hasn't slowed down Group member A.Y. Jackson, who still manages to produce 20 canvases a year.
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 - Norad: Underground, an electronic marvelNov 13, 1960 | 1:49Digital Archives Norad: Underground, an electronic marvel Video
Digital Archives Norad: Underground, an electronic marvel Nov 13, 1960 | 1:49A computerized nerve centre is carved out deep beneath the Canadian Shield.
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 - 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 - Entering the professionsJul 14, 1957 | 6:19Digital Archives Entering the professions Video
Digital Archives Entering the professions Jul 14, 1957 | 6:19Once barred from the professions, Chinese-Canadians are now becoming doctors, lawyers and politicians.
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 - 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 - Rideau Canal closes for winter, 1953Nov 22, 1953 | 2:19Digital Archives Rideau Canal closes for winter, 1953 Video
Digital Archives Rideau Canal closes for winter, 1953 Nov 22, 1953 | 2:19On the occasion of the Rideau Canal's annual winter closing in 1953, CBC-TV takes a closer look at the canal's impressive lock system.
Digital Archives - Fidel Castro: after the revolutionAug 2, 1959 | 11:10Digital Archives Fidel Castro: after the revolution Video
Digital Archives Fidel Castro: after the revolution Aug 2, 1959 | 11:10Fidel Castro discusses revolution, freedom from dictatorship and his plans for Cuba.
Digital Archives - Lawyer a champion for Chinese immigrantsFeb 24, 1992 | 5:22Digital Archives Lawyer a champion for Chinese immigrants Video
Digital Archives Lawyer a champion for Chinese immigrants Feb 24, 1992 | 5:22Toronto lawyer Gary Yee helps Chinese immigrants adjust to Canada, and fights for head tax redress.

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