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Pearson, R., Apr. 26, 1978, Part 2. Interview conducted by David Taylor with Roger Pearson, Head of the Department of Naval Architecture and Ship Building, Fisheries College of Navigation and Engineering, St. John's, Newfoundland.
Descriptive TitlePearson, R., Apr. 26, 1978, Part 2. Interview conducted by David Taylor with Roger Pearson, Head of the Department of Naval Architecture and Ship Building, Fisheries College of Navigation and Engineering, St. John's, Newfoundland.
CategoryObjects
Work
TopicArchitecture, building and construction
Boatbuilding
Boats
Commercial fishing
Employment
Fishers
Fishing
Fishing boats
Fishing equipment
Watercraft
KeywordsWooden objects
Wooden boats
Person as TopicPearson, Roger
DescriptionThe conclusion of David Taylor's interview with Roger Pearson, Head of the Department of Naval Architecture and Ship Building, Fisheries College of Navigation and Engineering, St. John's, Newfoundland. Interview takes place in Mr. Pearson's St. John's home, April 26, 1978. Mr. Pearson discusses his involvement in various educational programs aimed at teaching Newfoundland fishers traditional Newfoundland boatbuilding skills. Mr. Pearson also discusses the history of boatbuilding in Newfoundland.
Date1978-04-26
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantPearson, Roger
Biographical DataRoger Pearson was trained in the design of large tankers and fishing vessels. He came to Newfoundland in 1966 and began implementing various educational programs aimed at teaching boatbuilding skills to Newfoundland fishers.
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-St. John's
FormatAudio/wma
Extent18:22 minutes; 16.9 MB
TypeSound
Resource TypeAudio
LanguageEng
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. David Taylor Collection 79-590
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Knowledge and Skills to Produce Traditional Crafts
CONTENTdm file name13.wma
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