Cooperage

Canada, 1975

Film
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Features the Sweeney Cooperage, manufacturing wooden barrels in an assembly plant on False Creek in Vancouver, as it has done since it was founded in 1895 by Leo Sweeney. Points out that the cooperage is completely a family operation, and at one time it was the largest

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Credits

director

Phillip Borsos

production company

ONF | NFB

Rocky Mountain Films

Duration

00:16:43:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1975

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013536

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q65679578

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