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Decks Awash: Bread and Butter Issues - Buchans
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TitleDecks Awash: Bread and Butter Issues - Buchans
SummaryDiscusses the relationship between mining company ASARCO and the working conditions of the miners in Buchans, with specific reference to the Dyer Commission Report created by Howard Dyer. Includes a conversation between Don Head, President of Local 5457, Buchans, Sean McCutcheon, Oxfam researcher, and the Hon. Leo Barry, Minister of Mines & Energy on the mining industry in Buchans and the rest of Newfoundland.
SubjectASARCO Inc.
Buchans (N.L.)
Buchans (N.L.)--Economic conditions
Miners--Labor unions--Newfoundland and Labrador--Buchans
Mines and mineral resources--Newfoundland and Labrador--Buchans
Mines and mineral resources--Newfoundland and Labrador
Miners--Social conditions--Newfoundland and Labrador--Buchans
Miners--Economic conditions--Newfoundland and Labrador--Buchans
CreatorMemorial University of Newfoundland. Extension Service
ContributorsHead, Don (Interviewee)
McCutcheon, Sean (Interviewee)
Barry, Leo D. (Interviewee)
Oxfam (Researcher)
Hollett, Gary (Videographer)
Bradley, Robert (Videographer)
Puddester, Sharon (Production personnel)
Noel, Lloyd (Film editor)
Saunders, Lois (Producer)
Date1978-11-27
PublisherMUN Extension Service
Associated NameMemorial University of Newfoundland. Distance Education, Learning and Teaching Support (DELTS)
Duration28:30 minutes
NotesDecks awash was a television programme produced by the Extension Service of Memorial University of Newfoundland. The television series, which aired on the Newfoundland Broadcasting Company network, was initiated in 1962 and ran until 1977. -- Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador.
LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador; Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Buchans
Catalogue NumberL-3622
IdentifierMUNES-DA
TypeMoving Image
Resource TypeVideo
FormatVideo/mp4
Languageen
Details of Original1 videocassette (30:00) : sd., b&w. ; 3/4 in. (Decks Awash 20).
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Media and Data Centre
CollectionMemorial University DELTS Video Collection, pre-1994
SubcollectionDecks Awash
DownloadableYes
Viewable OnlineYes
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