Digital ArchivesTrans Mountain Pipeline to carry Alberta oil to VancouverJan 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 ArchivesCanso causeway links Cape Breton to mainlandJul 22, 1980 | 1:55After hundreds of years accessing mainland Nova Scotia only by boat, Cape Bretoners finally have a road "linking the mainland to them."
Digital ArchivesThe Confederation Bridge opens a new chapter for P.E.I.May 28, 1997 | 16:17Some island experts explore the magical nature of island life and contemplate what's at stake when the bridge opens.
Digital ArchivesRideau Canal closes for winter, 1953Nov 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 ArchivesAthabasca oilsands to yield ‘black gold’Nov 6, 1965 | 28:48A 1965 radio special describes the history of the Athabasca oilsands and the construction effort underway that will ‘liberate' the oil from the sand.