Station master

Canada, 1954

Film
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Finch, Ontario, is where the Canadian Pacific railway crosses the New York Central, a tiny but important link in Canada’s railway network. This film looks at the daily duties of station master Dalton Henry and his staff.

Credits

director

William Davidson

producer

Nicholas Balla

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:15:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28894

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Occupations

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Canada - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Canada - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Cities and towns - Canada

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Ontario

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Railroad trains

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Railroads - Canada

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Railroads - Stations

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Transportation - Canada

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Canada - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Labor and laboring classes

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Lifestyles

Places → Cities and towns - Canada

Places → Ontario

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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