Series 5 - Visual : Moving Images

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Visual : Moving Images

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  • 1958-2004 (Creation)

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437 videocassettes and other moving images

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Series consists of moving images relating to various aspects of Electrohome. Many of the items were created for the purposes of public relations, sales and marketing, and advertising and promotion, as well as to document some of the company's facilities, operations, and history. Subjects include: company presentations and reports; meetings; product presentations and demonstrations; promotional material; footage relating to services provided by Electrohome for NASA at the John F. Kennedy Space Centre for the launch of space shuttles in the early 1980s; CKCO-TV news footage relating to Electrohome, the Pollocks, and other senior management;
*company events including the 75th anniversary celebrations and employee Christmas parties; etc.

Notable titles include: "The Changing World of Electrohome," "Circa 75," "Mark of a Man : C.A. Pollock," "Then and now : Electrohome Electronics Group," "John Pollock interview : Sunday AM," "Howard Main interview with Gary MacLaren," C.A. Pollock : talk to employees" (1958), and "Pollock funeral" (Carl A. Pollock). Includes videocassettes, video reels, film reels, and DVDs. Some videocassettes and the DVDs appear to be transferred from the film and video reels.

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Includes 354 videocassettes (VHS, U-matic, D2, Betacam, Betamax, and MII), 45 video reels, 36 film reels, and 2 DVDs. Some of the items are without labels.

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Series is not arranged in any particular order and the description consists of a basic file list including the title and date.

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