The Resource A proud past, a promising future : : the history of Blacks in Ontario, Ontario Black History Society, (videorecording)

A proud past, a promising future : : the history of Blacks in Ontario, Ontario Black History Society, (videorecording)

Label
A proud past, a promising future : : the history of Blacks in Ontario
Title
A proud past, a promising future :
Title remainder
the history of Blacks in Ontario
Statement of responsibility
Ontario Black History Society
Title variation
History of Blacks in Ontario
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a history of Black immigration to Ontario over the past 200 years. Illustrates the settlement patterns of Blacks in Canada with details on Ontario communities. Raises awareness of the contributions made by Blacks in the context of Canadian history and the history of Ontario, especially the role of Black educators, clergy, journalists and business people. Documents prejudice and discrimination against Blacks and the struggle by Blacks and Whites for anti-slavery and discrimination against Blacks and the struggle by Blacks and Whites for anti-slavery and anti-discriminatory legislation in different historical periods. Raises the issues of civil rights in Ontario, universal human rights, discrimination, racism and lobbying
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
E
LC call number
FC 106 B6 P7685
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Ontario Black History Society
Runtime
24
Series statement
Norval Johnson
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  • Black Canadians
  • Black Canadians
  • Antislavery movements
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Ontario
  • Ontario
  • Ontario
  • Ontario
Technique
live action
Label
A proud past, a promising future : : the history of Blacks in Ontario, Ontario Black History Society, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "For the best educational benefit this video should be viewed in segments."
  • "School Services of Canada, www.schoolservicesofcanada.com" - disc label
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
pt. 1. Slavery in Upper Canada -- Pt. 2. The Underground Railroad, 1830-1860 -- Pt. 3. Emancipation and the role of the church, 1834-1890 -- Pt. 4. Early settlement and community life, 1830-1850 -- pt. 5. Education and the emergence of community leaders, 1850-1900 -- pt. 6. Social and economic changes, 1900-39 -- pt. 7. The war years, 1812-1945 -- pt. 8. Today's community, 1950 to present
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (24 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd, col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A proud past, a promising future : : the history of Blacks in Ontario, Ontario Black History Society, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "For the best educational benefit this video should be viewed in segments."
  • "School Services of Canada, www.schoolservicesofcanada.com" - disc label
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
pt. 1. Slavery in Upper Canada -- Pt. 2. The Underground Railroad, 1830-1860 -- Pt. 3. Emancipation and the role of the church, 1834-1890 -- Pt. 4. Early settlement and community life, 1830-1850 -- pt. 5. Education and the emergence of community leaders, 1850-1900 -- pt. 6. Social and economic changes, 1900-39 -- pt. 7. The war years, 1812-1945 -- pt. 8. Today's community, 1950 to present
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (24 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd, col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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