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Digital Archives - Canadian track legend Harry JeromeMar 29, 1969 | 6:19Digital Archives Canadian track legend Harry Jerome Video
Digital Archives Canadian track legend Harry Jerome Mar 29, 1969 | 6:19A profile of the career of sprinter Harry Jerome.
Digital Archives - Civil rights activist Carrie BestJul 26, 1991 | 9:54Digital Archives Civil rights activist Carrie Best Video
Digital Archives Civil rights activist Carrie Best Jul 26, 1991 | 9:54Nova Scotia civil rights activist Carrie Best talks to CBC's Jim Nunn about her own past struggles in fighting racism.
Digital Archives - Marathon runner Tom LongboatOct 8, 1977 | 4:06Digital Archives Marathon runner Tom Longboat Audio
Digital Archives Marathon runner Tom Longboat Oct 8, 1977 | 4:06The astonishing marathoner "Wildfire" mysteriously collapsed in the 1908 Olympics.
Digital Archives - Lawrence Hill's father on the Underground RailwayApr 1, 1979 | 9:04Digital Archives Lawrence Hill's father on the Underground Railway Audio
Digital Archives Lawrence Hill's father on the Underground Railway Apr 1, 1979 | 9:04Historian Daniel Hill explains how passage on the Underground Railway brought thousands of blacks seeking freedom to Canada in the 19th century.
Digital Archives - Vancouver's four-minute 'Miracle Mile' raceAug 7, 1954 | 6:45Digital Archives Vancouver's four-minute 'Miracle Mile' race Video
Digital Archives Vancouver's four-minute 'Miracle Mile' race Aug 7, 1954 | 6:45The world's fastest men face off against each other during the 1954 Miracle Mile race in Vancouver.
Digital Archives - Tom Longboat's heirs fight for an upaid athletics prizeMar 29, 1980 | 4:08Digital Archives Tom Longboat's heirs fight for an upaid athletics prize Audio
Digital Archives Tom Longboat's heirs fight for an upaid athletics prize Mar 29, 1980 | 4:08Tom Longboat Jr. explains why the City of Toronto owes his family $10,000.
Digital Archives - Black refugees in OntarioApr 8, 1979 | 8:46Digital Archives Black refugees in Ontario Audio
Digital Archives Black refugees in Ontario Apr 8, 1979 | 8:46Prof. Daniel Hill takes listeners back to the arrival of a wave of black refugees on the Underground Railway.
Digital Archives - The first black VC recipient commemoratedNov 10, 1947 | 2:36Digital Archives The first black VC recipient commemorated Audio
Digital Archives The first black VC recipient commemorated Nov 10, 1947 | 2:36A monument honouring William Hall, the first black man to ever win a Victoria Cross, is unveiled in Nova Scotia in 1947.
Digital Archives - Jesse Owens triumphs at Nazi GamesJul 26, 1976 | 8:44Digital Archives Jesse Owens triumphs at Nazi Games Audio
Digital Archives Jesse Owens triumphs at Nazi Games Jul 26, 1976 | 8:44African-American sprinter Jesse Owens remembers winning in Games that were touted as a showcase of Aryan athletic superiority.
Digital Archives - Birchtown's remainsApr 27, 1999 | 3:51Digital Archives Birchtown's remains Video
Digital Archives Birchtown's remains Apr 27, 1999 | 3:51Evidence of the first settlement of free blacks in North America can still be found more than two centuries later.
Digital Archives - Ben Johnson becomes the world's fastest humanAug 31, 1987 | 2:06Digital Archives Ben Johnson becomes the world's fastest human Video
Digital Archives Ben Johnson becomes the world's fastest human Aug 31, 1987 | 2:06Canadian sprinter sets a new world record in Rome in 1987.
Digital Archives - Diane Jones Konihowski calls Olympic boycott a 'tragedy'Apr 22, 1980 | 3:28Digital Archives Diane Jones Konihowski calls Olympic boycott a 'tragedy' Video
Digital Archives Diane Jones Konihowski calls Olympic boycott a 'tragedy' Apr 22, 1980 | 3:28Canada's world-class pentathlete fears that injecting politics into sport could kill the Olympic Games.
Digital Archives - Perdita Felicien leaps to the topMar 22, 2004 | 7:17Digital Archives Perdita Felicien leaps to the top Audio
Digital Archives Perdita Felicien leaps to the top Mar 22, 2004 | 7:17After winning at the World Indoor Championships in 2004, the Canadian hurdler says she's got to figure out how to stay on top.
Digital Archives - To Africa once againNov 27, 1992 | 5:29Digital Archives To Africa once again Video
Digital Archives To Africa once again Nov 27, 1992 | 5:29Joyce Ross returns to Freetown in Sierra Leone, originally settled in 1792 by freed black slaves.
Digital Archives - Athlete can't afford the '54 OlympicsJul 19, 1954 | 3:53Digital Archives Athlete can't afford the '54 Olympics Audio
Digital Archives Athlete can't afford the '54 Olympics Jul 19, 1954 | 3:53One athlete can't afford the trip to the '54 Empire Games.

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