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Hiscock, Fred. Fred Hiscock Tells of Unemployment Insurance
Descriptive TitleHiscock, Fred. Fred Hiscock Tells of Unemployment Insurance
CategoryObjects
Work
TopicBoats
Boatbuilding
Architecture, building and construction
Watercraft
KeywordsWooden objects
Wooden boats
Person as TopicHiscock, Fred P., 1915-
DescriptionA clip from David Taylor's March 29, 1979 interview with Fred Hiscock. Mr. Hiscock tells a story of how building a boat was against unemployment insurance regulations. Interview takes place at Mr. Hiscock's home in Winterton, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland.
Date1979-03-29
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantHiscock, Fred P., 1915-
Biographical DataFred P. Hiscock was born February 14, 1915 in Winterton, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland. He lived in Winterton all his life where he worked as a fisher. Mr. Hiscock did, however, spend some years working seasonally in the town of Buchans for the American Smelting and Refining Company (ASARCO).
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Winterton
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Winterton
Relation.Is Part OfICHBB0022: Intangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Boatbuilding
FormatAudio/wma
Extent2:14 minutes; 2.08 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 name35.wma
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