Fonds C 89 - Sandy House fonds

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Sandy House fonds

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CA ON00009 C 89

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  • 1941-1970, 1980 (Creation)

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16 reels of motion picture film
3 audio cassettes
1 audio reel

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(fl. 1941-1980)

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Sandy House served in World War Two as a radar mechanic in India and was an amateur photographer.

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Fonds consists of 16 reels of amateur motion picture film created by Sandy House 1941-1980. The footage depicts London, England and India during World War Two, as well as postwar travel footage in Britain. As well, various festivals and other events are depicted in locales including New York state, Detroit, St. Catharines, Ontario, the Niagara region, and Toronto. The fonds also includes 3 audio cassettes and 1 audio reel, all of which contain music and narration for the India films.

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Fonds donated to Archives of Ontario in 1983 by Sandy House.


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No access restrictions.

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Copyright held by creator. These materials cannot be published or reproduced without permission of the copyright holder.

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