Digital Archives | Aug 26, 1982 | 10:01

Making The National in 1982

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Digital Archives - Marvel Comics' Stan Lee interviewed by Peter GzowskiMay 5, 1978 | 12:32Digital Archives Marvel Comics' Stan Lee interviewed by Peter Gzowski Video
Digital Archives Marvel Comics' Stan Lee interviewed by Peter Gzowski May 5, 1978 | 12:32In this engaging, and occasionally combative interview, Gzowski chats with the man behind Marvel Comics.
Digital Archives - The noisy, popular snowmobileApr 16, 1970 | 26:17Digital Archives The noisy, popular snowmobile Video
Digital Archives The noisy, popular snowmobile Apr 16, 1970 | 26:17A 1970 report on the snowmobile boom in Canada.
Digital Archives - Catherine O'Hara gets serious about comedySep 11, 1978 | 14:28Digital Archives Catherine O'Hara gets serious about comedy Video
Digital Archives Catherine O'Hara gets serious about comedy Sep 11, 1978 | 14:28Catherine O'Hara, cast member of the hit series SCTV, talks to Canada After Dark host Paul Soles in 1978 about her start in the comedy business.
Digital Archives - Avalanches: don't cross 'the stupid line'Jan 14, 2000 | 2:42Digital Archives Avalanches: don't cross 'the stupid line' Video
Digital Archives Avalanches: don't cross 'the stupid line' Jan 14, 2000 | 2:42The Trudeaus urge Canadians not to take unnecessary risks in the backcountry.
Digital Archives - The one and only Bill CosbyApr 22, 1969 | 26:12Digital Archives The one and only Bill Cosby Video
Digital Archives The one and only Bill Cosby Apr 22, 1969 | 26:12Cigar in hand, comedian Bill Cosby talks about becoming famous… and his love of Air Canada.
Digital Archives - Sir John A. Macdonald's great-grandson visits his birthplaceAug 10, 1967 | 4:49Digital Archives Sir John A. Macdonald's great-grandson visits his birthplace Video
Digital Archives Sir John A. Macdonald's great-grandson visits his birthplace Aug 10, 1967 | 4:49The great-grandson of Canada's first prime minister visits pivotal places in the life of Sir John A. Macdonald.
Digital Archives - Squishing Sniffy the ratJan 6, 1990 | 2:11Digital Archives Squishing Sniffy the rat Video
Digital Archives Squishing Sniffy the rat Jan 6, 1990 | 2:11As part of a Vancouver performance art piece, a furry brown and white rat named Sniffy faces death by a 25-kilogram concrete block.
Digital Archives - Grassy Narrows: Lessons in genocideJan 14, 1976 | 25:07Digital Archives Grassy Narrows: Lessons in genocide Video
Digital Archives Grassy Narrows: Lessons in genocide Jan 14, 1976 | 25:07An in-depth examination of the Wabigoon River mercury contamination and government inaction in its wake.
Digital Archives - Cat crazy in 1983Jan 12, 1983 | 12:09Digital Archives Cat crazy in 1983 Video
Digital Archives Cat crazy in 1983 Jan 12, 1983 | 12:09Wildly popular on the stage and the comics page, cats have really caught on among Canadians.
Digital Archives - Marketing a ski haven in WhistlerDec 21, 1989 | 4:59Digital Archives Marketing a ski haven in Whistler Video
Digital Archives Marketing a ski haven in Whistler Dec 21, 1989 | 4:59In 1989, Whistler-Blackcomb spends big money to impress the skiing elite.
Digital Archives - Baghdad braces for warJan 15, 1991 | 2:46Digital Archives Baghdad braces for war Video
Digital Archives Baghdad braces for war Jan 15, 1991 | 2:46With war on the horizon, citizens of Baghdad take to the street in support of Saddam Hussein.
Digital Archives - Trivial Pursuit invented by CanadiansDec 22, 1982 | 4:41Digital Archives Trivial Pursuit invented by Canadians Video
Digital Archives Trivial Pursuit invented by Canadians Dec 22, 1982 | 4:41Two Montreal journalists invent a simple game that sweeps the nation.
Digital Archives - Telescope: John VernonJan 12, 1971 | 21:56Digital Archives Telescope: John Vernon Video
Digital Archives Telescope: John Vernon Jan 12, 1971 | 21:56From his new digs in L.A., Canadian actor John Vernon reflects on life since Wojeck. Movie Footage: "Going to a Fire" courtesy NFB, "Justine" courtesy 20th Century Fox, "Topaz" courtesy Universal Pictures
Digital Archives - 'A new future' for residential school studentsMar 13, 1955 | 2:44Digital Archives 'A new future' for residential school students Video
Digital Archives 'A new future' for residential school students Mar 13, 1955 | 2:44Students at a residential school near James Bay get a chance "to equal that of children in urban centres."
Digital Archives - Malcolm X on Front Page ChallengeJan 5, 1965 | 11:55Digital Archives Malcolm X on Front Page Challenge Video
Digital Archives Malcolm X on Front Page Challenge Jan 5, 1965 | 11:55After a contentious split from the Nation of Islam, Malcolm X explains his goals for racial equality. Some video on this clip has been repackaged for copyright reasons.

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