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Date > 1900 > 1960-1969

Rideau Canal National Historic Site of Canada: Rideau Canal National Historic Site of Canada Receives World Heritage Site Designation!: Lesson Plan

Type: Document

Students are provided with information on the Rideau Canal National Historic Site of Canada, to understand why it has recently received designation as a world heritage site

Site: Parks Canada

Cold War: Reporting Live From the Diefenbunker

Type: Sound

Peter Gzowski talks to former Diefenbunker employees about their unique jobs inside the government nuclear war bunker.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Cold War: From Einstein to the A-bomb: Early Milestones

Type: Film and Video

In this 1961 television program, a young married couple is interviewed in their home nuclear bomb shelter. This is followed by a report on civil defence procedures in case of nuclear attack.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Cold War Survival: Life in a Fallout Shelter

Type: Film and Video

Interview with the McCallum family after they experience life in a fallout shelter for a week. Government guidelines for surviving a nuclear bomb attack are reported.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation