Title and statement of responsibility area
Mount Saint Vincent University audio-visual collection
General material designation
- Moving images
- Sound recording
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
1982 - 2009 (Creation)
- Distance University Education for Television
1955 - 2009 (Creation)
- Mount Saint Vincent University
Physical description area
101 videocassette tapes (45 hrs., 17 mins., 45 secs.) : metal particle, analog, b&w and col., Betacam SP.
112 videocassettes (136 hours, 69 minutes, 47 seconds) : ferric oxide, analog, col., U-matic.
67 videocassette (63 hrs., 25 mins) : ferric oxide, analog, col., VHS
5 video reel (4 hrs., 16 min., 39 sec.) : ferric oxide, analog, b&w., 1/2" Reel to Reel.
31 audio cassette tapes (46 hrs., 37 min.) : analog.
10 audio reel (9 hr., 34 min., 48 sec.) : open reel, polyester, analog, Pan Canada.
6 audio reel (5 hr., 57 min.) : open reel, polyester, analog, Scotch ; 17 cm.
1 audio reel (29 min., 13 sec) : open reel, acetate, analog.
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Archival description area
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Began in 1982
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Scope and content
The collection comprises the Mount Saint Vincent University-related audio and visual material collected for the Mount Archives. Of significance to the collection is the Distance University Education via Television (DUET) series, which includes recordings of Convocation and other unique programming, like the the literary Off the Page subseries and the Alumnae Special subseries. Also included in this collection are audio and visual recordings pertaining to women's roles in education, religion, and employment.
Some items are in poor quality due to degradation.
Immediate source of acquisition
Arrangement is imposed by the Archivist.
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Availability of other formats
Visual items are available digitally in .MOV and uncompressed .AVI formats. Audio items are available digitally in .MP3 and uncompressed .WAV formats.
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Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
For research, education, or personal uses only. Copyright held by Mount Saint Vincent University. For publication permissions, contact the Archivist at email@example.com
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Accruals are expected.
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