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Oral history interview with Minnie Hunsberger

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
  2 audios   1 image
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Interviewers
Milson, Terry
Shantz, Kathryn
Interviewees
Hunsberger, Minnie
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 double sided sound tape
History / Biographical
Mrs Hunsberger was born on the Witmer farm near Preston in 1887, where she lived until 1916. She married Noah Hunsberger, the Mennonite minister, in 1926 and they had four children. On this tape Mrs Hunsberger describes her traditional Mennonite girlhood home.
Name Access
Hunsberger, Minnie
Subject Access
Mennonite homes and gardens
Notes
Interview conducted by Terry Milson, of the Wellington County Museum, and Kathryn Shantz, of the Schneider Haus.
Finding Aid
transcript available
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Amelia Wright

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Wright, Monte
Interviewees
Wright, Amelia
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Mrs Wright was the mother of Kitchener artist Monte Wright. On this tape she discusses turn-of-the-century farm life.
Name Access
Wright, Amelia
Subject Access
Farm life
Notes
Interviewer, Monte Wright, was a teacher and artist.
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Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with William Wrightson

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Wright, Monte
Interviewees
Wrightson, William
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Mr Wrightson was a well-known builder in the counties west of Waterloo. He was interviewed shortly after his one hundredth birthday in July 1973.
Name Access
Wrightson, William
Subject Access
Barn building
Notes
Interviewer, Monte Wright, was a teacher and artist.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Sara C. Breithaupt

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Breithaupt, Sara C.
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 double sided sound tape
History / Biographical
Mrs Breithaupt was the wife of L.O. Breithaupt, Kitchener mayor, member of Parliament and Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario. In addition to being one of Kitchener's leading citizens, Mrs Breithaupt served in many organizations, including the Y.W.C.A.
Name Access
Breithaupt, Sara C.
Subject Access
Lieutenant-Governorship of L.O. Breithaupt
Holidays
Y.W.C.A. in the '30's
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with William Stewart Luff

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Luff, Wm. Stewart
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Mr Luff is a recent immigrant from Britain. He served in the first World War in France and Greece and worked in the War office from 1919 to his retirement in 1957. He came to Canada in 1979. In this tape he discusses his experiences in World War I.
Name Access
Luff, Wm. Stewart
Subject Access
World War I
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral history interview with William Stewart Luff

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Luff, Wm. Stewart
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Mr Luff continues his biography with reminiscences of his childhood and his career in the War Office, including World War II.
Name Access
Luff, Wm. Stewart
Subject Access
Childhood in London
World War II
Notes
This tape is available on application at the Information Centre.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Edna Augustine

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Lamb, Kathryn
Interviewees
Augustine, Edna
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
2 sound tapes
History / Biographical
Mrs Augustine is a member of the Kaufman family, one of Kitchener's best-known families. She discusses her family, including her mother Mary, her brother A.R. and her sister Emma's career in Japan, as well as the family's work with the Y.W.C.A.
Name Access
Augustine, Edna
Subject Access
Y.W.C.A.
Kaufman family
Notes
Interviewer, Kathryn Lamb, was a journalist.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Andrew Taylor

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
English, John
Interviewees
Taylor, Andrew
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape. (28 minutes.)
History / Biographical
Mr Taylor is the historian of Galt and Dumfries and an early curator of Doon Pioneer Village. In this taped television programme, Mr Taylor is interviewed by John English of the University of Waterloo, and discusses his career, Galt and North Dumfries.
Name Access
Taylor, Andrew
Subject Access
Galt
North Dumfries
Notes
Interviewer, John English, was a professor at University of Waterloo.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Andrew Taylor

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Description Level
Item
Interviewers
Shantz, Lorne
Interviewees
Taylor, Andrew
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
This tape is similar to OHT 14. Mr Taylor is interviewed for television by Lorne Shantz.
Name Access
Taylor, Andrew
Subject Access
Galt
North Dumfries
Notes
Lorne Shantz conducted this interview for television.
Copyright Status
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral history interview with Minnie Hunsberger

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Hunsberger, Minnie
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 double sided sound tape
History / Biographical
In this tape Mrs Hunsberger discusses the career of Noah Hunsberger, his work at Erb Street Mennonite Church and her relations in the Witmer and Cober families.
Name Access
Hunsberger, Minnie
Subject Access
Noah Hunsberger
Erb Street Mennonite Church
Witmer family
Notes
For her biography, see OHT 005
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Jennie F. Cowan

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Cowan, Jennie F.
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 double sided sound tape
History / Biographical
Mrs Cowan is the historian of the Mill Creek area near Galt and has contributed to numerous organizations in that area. In this tape Mrs Cowan talks about the local school and women's institute, and her own family.
Name Access
Cowan, Jennie F.
Subject Access
Mill Creek School
Mill Creek Women's Institute
Ferguson family
Turnbull family
Finding Aid
transcript available
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral history interview with Elliot Irwin McLoughry

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Item
Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
McLoughry, Elliot Irwin
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 double sided sound tape
History / Biographical
Mr McLoughry was the Agricultural representative for Waterloo County for almost thirty years and was later an officer at the University of Guelph. On this tape he discusses his education and work, and the founding of the Waterloo Cattle Breeders Association.
Name Access
McLoughry, Elliot Irwin
Subject Access
Ontario Agricultural College
Agriculture in Waterloo County
Waterloo Cattle Breeders Association
Finding Aid
transcript available
Copyright Status
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Dr John Edwin Hagmeier

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Hagmeier, Dr John Edwin
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
2 sound tapes
History / Biographical
Dr Hagmeier practised medicine in this region from 1914 to 1970, both in general practice and as co-proprietor of the Preston Springs Spa.
Name Access
Hagmeier, Dr John Edwin
Subject Access
Hagmeier family
his career
Preston Springs Spa
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Russell Harvie

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Andrew
Interviewees
Harvie, Russell
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Mr Harvie was a well-driller in Waterloo and Brant for many years before his death in 1969 at the age of 95. On this tape he talks about well-drilling and early settlers in the Branchton area. Mrs Peter van Sickle is also heard.
Name Access
Harvie, Russell
Subject Access
Branchton settlers
Well drilling
Notes
Interviewer, Andrew Taylor, was a historian of Galt, Ontario. Audio is on one side only.
Copyright Status
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Dickson and Shade Plaque Speeches 1959

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Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewees
Dickson and Shade Plaque Speeches 1959
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 double sided sound tape
History / Biographical
Unveiling of the plaque to Dickson and Shade: On 12 September 1959, the Waterloo Historical Society sponsored an event honouring William Dickson and Absalom Shade, founders of Galt. This tape records the speeches made on that occasion.
Name Access
Dickson and Shade Plaque Speeches 1959
Subject Access
William Dickson
Absalom Shade
early history of Galt
Notes
This tape records the speeches made on that occasion by: William C. Barrie, chairman; Mayor A. White of Galt; William Cranston; Andrew Taylor; R.M. Myers M.P.P.; Reeve R.G. Ford of North Dumfries
Copyright Status
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Clarence Young

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Young, Clarence
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Mr Young discusses his experience in World War I in Siberia and his working life at WG & R and Cluett, Peabody where he was Production Manager. He finishes by describing Christmas in his boyhood home.
Name Access
Young, Clarence
Subject Access
World War I
Cluett, Peabody & Co.
Christmas
Notes
Duplicate of 045 kept in OHT cabinet in Rare Book Room.
Copyright Status
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Ernest G. Barrie

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Oral History Tape Collection
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Interviewers
Clare, John
Interviewees
Barrie, Ernest G.
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Colonel Barrie is a member of an old Ayr family. His brothers are heard on OHT 004 and OHT 027. He served with distinction in both world wars and was a partner in the Barrie glove company. On this tape he tells several anecdotes from his varied life.
Name Access
Barrie, Ernest G.
Subject Access
Barrie family
Galt Collegiate
Copyright Status
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Oral history interview with Ernest Barrie

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Collection
Oral History Tape Collection
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Item
Interviewers
Taylor, Ryan
Interviewees
Barrie, Ernest
Material Details
Audio recording
Physical Description
1 sound tape.
History / Biographical
Colonel Barrie is the youngest of the Barrie brothers, three of who are recorded on these tapes. He previously spoke on OHT 072. He expands considerably on his life story on this tape, speaking of the Barrie family, and his war experiences.
Name Access
Barrie, Ernest
Subject Access
Farm life
World War I
Banking
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
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Oral History Tape Collection
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