Archives Search


Search only: Library, Archives Advanced Search, Ancestors, Images, Search All

To submit a comment, contact webservices@lac-bac.gc.ca

Search Help

Description found in Archives

John Michals, a Dutch farm immigrant not yet established on a farm of his own, is enthusiastic about mechanized farming methods used by his Canadian employer on a Wolfe Island farm, near Kingston, Ontario, where flat farmlands and nearby water remind him of The Netherlands. 

Date(s)

ca. 1960's

Place

[unknown]

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Scope and content

Enthusiastic, as well, about opportunities in Canada, John says he will save enough in five years to buy his own farm with stock and equipment. And you may be sure the equipment will be mechanized!

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Nil
Item no. (creator)
845
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
06272.2
90: Open
Other accession no.
1972-047 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: National Film Board / Library and Archives Canada
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Library and Archives Canada

Additional name(s)

Photographer: No. B58237.
Photographer: National Film Board of Canada.

Additional information

Series title
Dutch

Signatures and inscriptions
Department of Citizenship and Immigration. Information Division. Photo: National Film Board. No. B58237. John Michals, a Dutch farm immigrant not yet established on a farm of his own, is enthusiastic about mechanized farming methods used by his Canadian employer on a Wolfe Island farm, near Kingston, Ontario, where flat farmlands and nearby water remind him of The Netherlands. Enthusiastic, as well, about opportunities in Canada, John says he will save enough in five years to buy his own farm with stock and equipment. And you may be sure the equipment will be mechanized!

Government

Other system control no.

3613740