Petawawa Public Library Digital Collections
Interview - Mr. Peter White
Description
Listen to the Peter White Interview here.
Creators
Peter White, Interviewee
Donna Bowes
, Interviewer
Media Type
Audio
Text
Item Type
Audiocassettes
Description
This audio is from a recorded interview with Mr. Peter White who spent nearly every summer of his life vacationing at a cottage on the Petawawa Point in Petawawa, Ontario. Mr. White discusses his family history, working in the lumber camps, local families of Petawawa and life near the military facility, CFB Petawawa.
Notes
Use the following guide to search out certain topics in the interview .
00:00 Introduction
00:16 Family history
01:00 Working for Lumber companies
01:42 Cottages at Petawawa Point
04:18 Pembroke Lumber Company
04:48 Changes in the area
06:45 Log driving on the Petawawa River and conditions of the river
11:20 Transcanada Highway and transportation
17:37 Hotels and dance halls
20:30 Laundry in the Petawawa River
28:11 CFB Petawawa
32:00 Recreation and dances
34:20 General Stores: Giesebrecht's and Selkirk's
38:53 Conclusion
This audio has been edited to remove long pauses and silences to decrease playing time.
Date of Original
August 20, 1982
Date Of Event
1914-1982
Playing Time
00:39:00
Subject(s)
Local identifier
PPL_IV_White
Collection
Len Hopkins Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.8941466241802 Longitude: -77.2653070788574
Copyright Statement
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Date
1982
Copyright Holder
Petawawa Public Library
Copyright Holder Contact Information
Petawawa Public Library
16 Civic Centre Rd.
Petawawa, Ontario
K8H 3H5
Tel: 613 687-2227
info@petawawapubliclibrary.ca
Recommended Citation
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Interview - Mr. Peter White


This audio is from a recorded interview with Mr. Peter White who spent nearly every summer of his life vacationing at a cottage on the Petawawa Point in Petawawa, Ontario. Mr. White discusses his family history, working in the lumber camps, local families of Petawawa and life near the military facility, CFB Petawawa.