Fonds uofa-901 - National Film Board of Canada fonds

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National Film Board of Canada fonds

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CA UOFA uofa-901

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  • [194-]-1979 (Creation)
    National Film Board of Canada

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0.46 m of textual records and other material

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As part of its mandate to initiate and promote the production and distribution of films in the national interest, the NFB produced China Mission, a documentary film on the life of Chester A. Ronning (1892-1984), a Canadian diplomat from Alberta who spent his early life in China with his missionary parents. During World War II the NFB documented the University's contributions to the war effort in a series of photographs.

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Fonds consists of these series: I Interviews with Chester Ronning (1979). Consists of 39 sound tape reels. II Photographs [194-]. The University's activities in World War II (30 images). Includes Canadian Officers' Training Corps; Faculties of Medicine and Home Economics.

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