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Dr. John Gofman, Irving Stowe, Jim Bohler, Dr. Robert Ellis

Item is a recording of a broadcast of Open Line hosted by Jim MacDonald in which he interviews Irving Stowe, James Bohlen, Dr. Robert Ellis and Dr. John Gofman about the Amchitka Island nuclear tests scheduled for September of 1971. Topics discussed include the possibility of earthquakes or tidal waves resulting from bomb detonation, and the health and environmental consequences of nuclear radiation. The latter part of the recording consists of call-in questions and answers from the panel.

B.D. Denman Island 3rd electric set - June 11, 1975

Item is an audio recording of a portion of a live concert by the band Brain Damage on Denman Island (B.C.). The recording is of an electric set. The song list includes The New Song, Trucking Through the City, Young Blood's Vice, Promised Land (Chuck Berry), Let It Go (and It Will Come to You), and Taking Sides. Between the third and fourth song, Bing Jensen performs a monologue and jokes with the audience. Applause, song commentary, and stage banter are also audible. Blank from 40:08.

Brain Damage

B.D. Blue River 2nd electric set - June 27, 1975

Item part is an audio recording of a portion of a live concert by the band Brain Damage in Blue River (B.C.). The recording is of an electric set. The song list includes Hanging Around, Taking Sides (Loving Spoonful), Steal Away, Forget to Forget, Too Close for Comfort, Dysentery Rag, Everybody Said to Take Your Life Easy but No One Told Me About the Greasy Goo, and Promised Land (Chuck Berry). Applause, song commentary, and stage banter are also audible. Blank from 39:56.

Brain Damage

Brain Damage - Mar. 1973

Item part is an audio recording of a live performance by the band Brain Damage. The song list includes Snail On the Run and Mexico among others. Audience applause is also audible. Blank from 32:57.

Brain Damage

We Are Proud (demo)

Item is a demo of the dance single "We Are Proud" performed by Dayle Tomson and produced by Gary Rhodes Productions.

Orpheum opening ceremony

Item is an audio reel containing a recording of the ceremonies for the civic re-opening of the Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, on Saturday, 2 April 1977. The program includes speeches by political representatives Jack Volrich, Ron Basford, John Roberts, Grace McCarthy and Art Philips; a "show and tell" with supervising architect Ron Nelson and construction manager Roy McBride; and performances by the Suzuki Strings and Ginette Duplessis.

Vancouver you'll always look like home to me

Item is an audio recording consisting of three versions of the song "Vancouver You'll Always Look Like Home to Me." The first track is the song with full vocals, the second track is the same song with no lead vocals (but background vocals), and the third track has no vocals (instrumental). The first track begins at 1 min., 41 sec.

[Interviews with "Everest - Climb for hope" team members]

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Item is an audio recording of an interview with Mark [Kerr] at the end of the expedition; he talks about the successes and failures of the expedition, and how the mountain gave him a new outlook on life. Also includes an interview with Mario, Dennis and John, also at the close of the expedition about their experiences and feelings about it.

Everest - roll A - wild tracks from Nagra SN

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Item is an audio recording of ambient noise/wild sound taken in Kathmandu including: Canadian Everest team members negotiating with sherpas; traffic; children playing; music, flutes and singing; motorcycle; music, singing and a string instrument; and shopping in the market.

Everest - roll B - wild tracks from Nagra SN

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes road and traffic sounds, a bus, horns, street noises in Kathmandu. Also includes a roof-top meeting in Kathmandu of team members planning for the expedition.

Everest - tape 1

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Audio recording; includes sounds of getting ready to leave Zangmu; ambient noise; children; Tibetans cutting sod; singing; Aug. 11, 1991.

Everest - tape 1

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes Michael Collier capturing ambient sound in Kathmandu: on the roof of the hotel; overlooking the street above hotel; children playing on a rooftop; nighttime on the roof in Kathmandu; early morning on the roof of the Kathmandu hotel; porters being paid; trucks; Zangmu, Tibet breakfast with interpreter and guide; making arrangements with Chinese to move supplies, dealing with going around an avalanche; porters carrying team's supplies and baggage; reunion of the Canadian Everest team; and talk about the avalanche. MI-528A Aug. 7-9, 1991

Everest - tape 2

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes sounds of trucks and other vehicles going by the hotel, thunder, wild sound, yelling, morning tea ritual (cameral role 11). Sounds to accompany men planning and looking at a map of Everest, team members joking and talking, team members being blessed in a ceremony, lining up for team photograph, (camera role 15). Was recorded along with cameral roles: 11, 15.

Everest 3 ; see audio cassette log

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes wild sound, side A. Audio includes wild sound of wives and girlfriends leaving base camp, yaks being loaded, sherpas arguing with Mr. Lee, a sherpa burning juniper incense, yaks travelling toward advanced base camp, and yaks crossing a stream.

Everest 3 ; see audio cassette log

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Audio includes wild sound of radio communication between camp and advanced base camp, Ross listening in on walkie-talkie communication between climbers, men playing the card game thirty-one (betting with beef jerky), shovelling snow off of Mario's tent, lighting up the stove, opening up boxes of supplies, and men making plans.

Everest - tape 2

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes wild sound. Includes audio of men setting up the radio tower, sounds of wind around the radio shack,

Everest 4 ; see audio cassette log

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes audio of various radio conversations: Tim discussing his knee injury with Dr. Dennis, Alan and Tim talking about Tim's injury, Mike and Jamie talking between base camp and the north col.

Everest 5

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes an interview talking about a phone call that happened between Dennis and some school children at a school in Fort St. James, British Columbia, Canada. The call occurred while the team members were on the mountain climbing during a storm. From north col. Sept. 22, 1991. A group meeting and assessment of progress and plans and the fact that a summit bid may be out of the question due to severe weather conditions. Some wild sound of wind and tents.

Tape 6 - Everest - Yaletown

Item is raw sound for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes Alan talking about the problems encountered with generators. Some goofing around talking in accents from Eastern Canada. The importance of electrical power and the various uses that the power is necessary for. Andre talks about the yaks and logistics involved in using and budgeting for yaks and negotiating with locals. He also talks about difficulties in dealing with the Chinese liaison officer and the budget in general. Andre also talks about dealing through the CMA [Chinese Mountaineering Association?]. John talks about his symptoms and how he dealt with suffering from some initial symptoms of high altitude pulmonary edema. Also includes wild sound for camera role 46 and 44 or 45. Includes sounds of crampons on ice, ice picks, other tools going into the ice and the sound of clipping carabineers on to ropes, and ambient outdoor sounds of a wheat field and airport.

Tape 7 - interview and general [ambience?]

Item is original sound element for the documentary "Everest - Climb for Hope." Includes audio of a team meeting with Ross and other Everest - Climb for Hope team members [includes voices of Alan, Dennis, Peter, Timo, John, Mario, Pat, Hilda]. Planning a summit bid.

[Interview with] Rose Wing #2 [tape 2 of 3]

  • AM1523-S3-: 2008-010.4265.2
  • Item
  • Aug. 15, 1977
  • Part of Paul Yee fonds

Item is an audio cassette containing an oral history interview with Rose Wing about early Chinese life in British Columbia. The interview was conducted in Taishanese.

[Recording of] Reverend Chiu Chung Shiu

Item is an audio cassette containing an oral history interview with Reverend Chiu Chung Shiu conducted in Cantonese. He discusses the Christ Church of China in Vancouver.

[Interview with] Dick Yip, tape 2

  • AM1523-S3-: 2008-010.4276.2
  • Item
  • Mar. 10, 1987
  • Part of Paul Yee fonds

Item is an audio cassette containing an oral history interview with Dick Yip about family, work, school and life in Vancouver.

[Interview with] Mor Cheolin

Item is an audio cassette containing an interview with Mor Cheolin about the history of the newspaper The Chinese News Weekly.

Herman, Sheila

Item is an interview of Sheila Herman. Interview conducted by Peggy Schofield. Recording starts mid-conversation.

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