Interviews

The interviews were conducted by Ascension Collegiate students with men and women from Bay Roberts and surrounding communities.

Mr. Eric Dawe. 88 years old.
Owner of Dawe's Coal, Oil and Salt, Coley's Point
Former MHA for Port de Grave, and member of the Smallwood cabinet
Former Mayor of Bay Roberts

Mr. Wilbur Sparkes, 81 years old
Mayor of Bay Roberts for 24 years
Retired Principal of the Amalgamated School in Bay Roberts

Mr. Edmund Dawson, 66 years old, Investors Group Inc.
Board of Directors, Bay Roberts Cultural Foundation
Supportor of Historica Heritage Fairs, Eastern School District

Mrs. Emmie Roach, 88 years old, Coley's Point Mrs. Roach discusses working in the Labrador fishery, travelling on the Kyle

Mr. Gus Menchions, 94 yeaers old, describles life when he was working in the Labrador fishery.

Mrs Jean Hillyard, Bay Roberts discusses the family business of John Parsons, Ltd.

Mr. Ralph Greenland, 80 years old, Coley's Point
Singing and playing his guitar.


Mr.Cecil Greenland, 104 years old, Coley's Point
Talking about Hockey

Mr. Cecil Greenland, 104 years old, Coley's Point
Describing life in the Labrador fishery.

Mrs. Loretta Snow, Rug Hooking
Interview by three Ascension Collegiate Students.

The Late Max King, Educator
Former Principal of Brigus Academy, Brigus.


Mr. Ralph Greenland, Coley's Point, Labrador Fishery [Part One]
Background Fiddle Music by Mr. Greenland


Mr. Ralph Greenland, Coley's Point, Working Life and Stories [Part Two] Background Fiddle Music by Mr. Greenland

Mr. Cecil Greenland, Coley's Point
Describing His Working Life


Mr. Ray Barrett and Mrs. Olive Barrett, Bishop's Cove
Information about Games Played as Young People


MS PowerPoint Presentation about the Hibbs Hole School, Porter House, and the Port de Grave Fishermen's Museum.

Hibbs Hole, Port de Grave

SEE the Power Point Presentation, based on an interview with Mona Petton, by Stephanie Dawe, Port de Grave [PPT] > >

Port de Grave Museum Power Point Presentation [PDF] >>

George Noseworthy, Artist
George Noseworthy, Artist
Founder of the Port de Grave Fishermen's Museum

Fishermen's Museum, Port de Grave
Fishermen's Museum
Port de Grave

Porter House Port de Grave
Bedroom in Porter House
Port de Grave

Porter House Kitchen
Kitchen in Porter House
Port de Grave

Mr. Cecil Greenland, 104 years old
Mr. Cecil Greenland
Coley's Point,104 years old

Napkin Holder
Napkin Holder, Made Recently
By Mr. Cecil Greenland
104 yrs old

Playing Buttons
Mrs. Olive Barrett
Demonstrates "Playing Buttons"


Olive Barrett
Mrs. Olive Barrett
in Upper Island Cove

Pitcher Plant Rug
Pitcher Plant - NL Official Plant
Rug by Loretta Snow

Slat Box House
Salt Box House
Rug by Loretta Snow

Max King wearing Mary Maxim
The Late Max King
Wearing Mary Maxim Sweater

 

Thank you to NEW HORIZONS FOR SENIORS Human Resources and Sikills Development Canada