CANADIAN HISTORY 10 ACADEMIC

1950s SONG ASSIGNMENT

 

 

 

TOPIC

 

 

WEBSITE INFORMATION

 

Politics

  • Cold War Culture – CBC Digital Archives

http://archives.cbc.ca/war_conflict/cold_war/topics/274/

 

  • Cold War Canada – Canada: A People’s History

http://www.cbc.ca/history/SECTIONSE1EP15CH1LE.html

 

  • Cold War culture - the Nuclear Fear of the 1950s and 1960s - CBC Archives

            http://archives.cbc.ca/war_conflict/cold_war/topics/274/

 

  • Korean War – CBC Digital Archives

http://archives.cbc.ca/war_conflict/korean_war/

 

  • Canada in the Korea, 1950 - 1953

            http://www.korean-war.com/canada.html

 

  • The Korean War - Veterans Affairs Canada

           http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/history/KoreaWar

 

  • Canadians in the Korean War - Korea Veterans Association of Canada Inc

            http://www.kvacanada.com/canadians_in_the_korean_war.htm

 

  • Canada and the World:  A History of Canadian Foreign Policy - Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

http://www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca/history-histoire/world-monde/index.aspx?menu_id=19&view=d

 

  •  Canada and NATO - Canadian War Museum:

           http://www.warmuseum.ca/education/online-educational-resources/dispatches/canada-and-nato/

 

  • Cold War, NATO, NORAD - Okanagan Military Museum Website:  Virtual Classroom

            http://www.okmilmuseum.ca/okmilmuseumvirtualclassroomColdwar.htm

 

  • Norad:  Watching the Skies - CBC Digital Archives

            http://archives.cbc.ca/war_conflict/defence/topics/1552/

 

  • Cuban Missile Crisis - The Canadian Encyclopedia

            http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0002063

 

  • Gouzenko Affair – CBC Digital Archives

http://archives.cbc.ca/politics/national_security/topics/72/

 

  • Suez Crisis – The Canadian Encyclopedia

http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=a1ARTA0007773

 

  • NORAD – The Canadian Encyclopedia

http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0005778

 

 

Social History

 

 

 

  • Calgary in the 1950's - Glenbow Museum

           http://www.glenbow.org/50s/intro_eng.htm

           Burbs | Progress | Immigration | Remembrance | Clubs | Family | Women | Fear | TV Revolution   

 

  • Baby Boom - The Canadian Encyclopedia

           http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0000437

 

  • Life in Postwar Canada - CBC Digital Archives

           http://archives.cbc.ca/society/family/topics/1798-12197/

 

  • The Peopling of Canada 1946 - 1976 - The Cold War and Economic Boom and Bust - University of Calgary

http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/canada1946/chapter2.html

 

  • So long city, Hello suburbs! – CBC Digital Archives

http://archives.cbc.ca/lifestyle/living/topics/1464/

 

  • Birth of the Suburbs - Canada, A People's History

            http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISCONTENTSE1EP15CH3PA3LE.html

 

  • Toys from the 1950's - Archives of Ontario

http://www.archives.gov.on.ca/english/on-line-exhibits/toys/toys-1950s.aspx

 

  • Rocket Richard – Museum of Civilizations Online Exhibit

http://www.civilization.ca/cmc/exhibitions/hist/rocket/roktindxe.shtml

 

  • Fads, Fashions & Slang - The Fifties Web

http://www.fiftiesweb.com/fashion/fashion.htm

 

  • Canadian Cultural Policies Chronology 1950's – Media Awareness Network

http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/resources/issues_resources/cultural_policies/chronology/cult_policies_chrono_1950.cfm

 

 

  • Canadian Cultural Policies Chronology 1960's – Media Awareness Network

http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/resources/issues_resources/cultural_policies/chronology/cult_policies_chrono_1960.cfm

 

  • TV Milestones – PBS

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/technology/bigdream/milestones.html

 

  • “Africville: Expropriating Nova Scotia's Blacks” – CBC Digital Archives

http://archives.cbc.ca/society/racism/topics/96/

 

 

Economics

  • The Canada-U.S. Auto Pact of 1965: An Experiment in Selective Trade Liberalization - The National Bureau of Economic Research

            http://www.nber.org/papers/w1953

 

  • The Auto Pact:  En Route to Free Trade - CBC Archives

            http://archives.cbc.ca/economy_business/trade_agreements/topics/326/

 

  • Trans-Canada Pipeline:  Feat and Fury - CBC Archives

            http://archives.cbc.ca/IDC-1-74-2137-13083/people/louis_stlaurent/clip9

 

  • Pipeline Debate - The Canadian Encyclopedia

            http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0006305

 

  • The Fight for Medicare – Canada: A People’s History

http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISCONTENTSE1EP15CH2PA4LE.html

 

  • Canadians Ponder the Welfare State – CBC Digital Archives

http://archives.cbc.ca/health/health_care_system/clips/422/

 

  • Lester B. Pearson – From Peacemaker to Prime Minister – CBC Digital Archives

http://archives.cbc.ca/politics/prime_ministers/topics/1265/

 

  • Tommy Douglas – Tommy Douglas Research Institute

http://www.tommydouglas.ca/?page_id=21

 

 

Canadian/American Relations

  • Massey Commission – The Canadian Encyclopedia

http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=U1ARTU0002243

 

  • St. Lawrence Seaway – Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System

http://www.greatlakes-seaway.com/en/seaway/history/index.html

 

  • Economic Canadian-American Relations - The Canadian Encyclopedia

            http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0001258

 

  • Sleeping with the Elephant - 1968 - 1984 The Trudeau Years - Canada and the World: A History - Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

http://www.international.gc.ca/history-histoire/world-monde/1968-1984.aspx?lang=eng&view=d#elephant

 

 

French/English Relations

  • “Challenging Authority” – Canada: A People’s History

http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISCONTENTSE1EP15CH2PA2LE.html

 

  • “Rising Voice in Quebec” - Canada: A People’s History

http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISCONTENTSE1EP15CH2PA3LE.html

  

  • Dealing with Quebec - 1968 - 1984 The Trudeau Years - Canada and the World: A History - Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

http://www.international.gc.ca/history-histoire/world-monde/1968-1984.aspx?lang=eng&view=d#quebec

 

  • Rene Levesque – The Canadian Encyclopedia

http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0004657

 

  • Maurice Duplessis – The Canadian Encyclopedia

http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0002468

 

  • Quiet Revolution – Marianopolis College

http://faculty.marianopolis.edu/c.belanger/quebechistory/events/quiet.htm

 

 

 

Other

  • Louis St. Laurent – Library and Archives Canada

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/primeministers/h4-3306-e.html

 

  • John Diefenbaker – Library and Archives Canada

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/primeministers/h4-3331-e.html

 

·          Lester B. Pearson – Library and Archives Canada

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/primeministers/h4-3350-e.html

 

·        Newfoundland Decides its Future – Canada: A People’s History

http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISCONTENTSE1EP15CH2PA1LE.html

 

 

 

1950s and 1960s Music Links
 

Top Ten Songs of Each Year (1950 - 1969)

http://www.digitaldreamdoor.com/pages/best_songs50-69.html

 

To listen to songs:

Top 100 50s Songs:  http://www.nutsie.com/top100sradio/Top%20100%2050s%20Songs/3712385

Top 100 60s Songs:  http://www.nutsie.com/top100sradio/Top%20100%2060s%20Songs/2102427

 

 

 

 

Audio Editing Resources

 

 

LINK

 

 

TOPIC

 

 

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

 

 

 

Audacity – Free Audio Editing Program

·     On all school computers, but you may need to download the program for home use

 

http://www.how-to-podcast-tutorial.com/17-audacity-tutorial.htm

 

 

 

Audacity Tutorial for Podcasters

·     Great short videos that teach you the basics of Audacity

 

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/help/faq?s=editing&i=remove-vocals

 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEjzdurnJhw

 

 

 

Removing Vocals (Karaoke Versions) – Works only for Stereo tracks

·     Caution:  Will only work for "vintage" songs in which vocals are recorded the same on both stereo channels

 

http://mp3.about.com/od/essentialsoftware/tp/Top_Vocal_Removers.htm

 

 

Top 4 Free Vocal Removers:  Eliminate Vocals from Your Favourite Songs

 

 

 

http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/tdrc/index.cfm?product=audition

 

Adobe Audition CS6 (formerly known as Cool Edit Pro 2.1)

·     digital audio editing software for amateur or professional music enthusiasts

·     download a free trial

 

 

 

Partial List of Print Resources at PETHS Library

 Call#                     Author                                              Title

-----                      ------                                              -----

302.2 CAR                  Carpenter, Donna                                    Media Images & Issues

302.23 COM                 McKie, Craig et al                                  Communications in Canadian Society

302.23 MAS                 Duncan, Barry et al                                 Mass Media and Popular Culture

303.48/271 KOL             Quinlan, Don                                        Global Links: Connecting Canada

303.48/271073              Leskun, Charles.                                    Canadian-American relations / Charles Leskun & Tim

303.48/271073              Thompson, John Herd, 1946-                          Canada and the United States : ambivalent allies /

305.4/09713/541            MacDonald, Jeanne, 1943-                            Toronto women : changing faces, 1900-2000 : a

305.409710904              Coomber, Jan.                                       Women : changing Canada / Jan Coomber, Rosemary

305.40973/09045            Gourley, Catherine, 1950-                           Gidgets and women warriors : perceptions of women

305.42/0973                Kallen, Stuart A., 1955-                            Women of the 1960s / Stuart A. Kallen.

306.0971 PEV               Pevere, Geoff                                       Mondo Canuck:  A Canadian Pop Culture Odyssey

327/.09/045                Bjornlund, Britta                                   The Cold War / by Britta Bjornlund. --

327.12/0971                Whitaker, Reginald, 1943-                           Canada and the Cold War / Reg Whitaker and Steve

327.71                     Welsh, Jennifer M. (Jennifer Mary), 1965-           At home in the world : Canada's global vision for

327.71/0090511             Welsh, Jennifer M. (Jennifer Mary), 1965-           At home in the world : Canada's global vision for

327.7107291/09047          Wright, Robert A. (Robert Anthony), 1960-           Three nights in Havana : Pierre Trudeau, Fidel

338.4/76237464/0971        Campagna, Palmiro.                                  Storms of controversy : the secret Avro Arrow

338.4'76237464'0971        Zuk, Bill, 1947-                                    The Avro Arrow story : the revolutionary airplane

341.2371 CHA               Chapnick, Adam                                      The middle power project : Canada and the founding of

                                                                               the United Nations

341.5/84                   Maloney, Sean M., 1967-                             Canada and UN peacekeeping : Cold War by other

355/.0092/271              Grescoe, Audrey.                                    The book of war letters : 100 years of private

355/.00971                 Borda, Jenifer.                                     War and peacekeeping / Jenifer Borda.

355/.00971                 Taylor, Scott, 1960-                                Canada at war and peace, II : a millennium of

355/.033071                Morton, Desmond, 1937-                              Understanding Canadian defence / Desmond Morton.

358.4/00971                Greenhous, Brereton, 1929-                          Canada's air forces, 1914-1999 / Brereton

358.4/1830971              Leversedge, T. F. J., 1956-                         Canadian combat and support aircraft : a military

623.7/464                  Zuuring, Peter.                                     Arrow first flight, March 25, 1958 : 45 year

623.7464 ZUU               Zuuring, Peter.                                     Arrow countdown : rebuilding a dream and a nation

640/.971/09                Neering, Rosemary, 1945-                            The Canadian housewife : an affectionate history /

909.8                      Winkler, Allan M., 1945-                            The Cold War : a history in documents / Allan M.

909.82/5                   Harrison, Paul, 1969-                               The Cold War / by Paul Harrison.

909.82/5                   Isaacs, Jeremy, 1932-                               Cold war : an illustrated history, 1945-1991 /

909.82/5                   Taylor, David.                                      The Cold War / David Taylor.

911/.71                    Zuehlke, Mark, 1955-                                The Canadian military atlas : the nation's

920.071                    Gibson, Stephanie Kim.                              Influential and intriguing Canadians / Stephanie

940.55                     Speakman, Jay, 1953-                                The Cold War / Jay Speakman. --

951.904/24                 Peate, Les, 1929-                                   The war that wasn't : Canadians in Korea / by Les

971                        Brown, Robert Craig, 1935-                          The illustrated history of Canada / edited by

971                        Bumsted, J. M.                                      A history of the Canadian peoples / J.M. Bumsted.

971                        Conrad, Margaret.                                   History of the Canadian peoples / Margaret Conrad,

971                        Ferguson, Will.                                     Canadian history for dummies / by Will Ferguson.

971 LUN                    Lunn, Janet Louise Swoboda, 1928-                   The story of Canada / Janet Lunn, Christopher

971                        Morton, Desmond, 1937-                              A military history of Canada / Desmond Morton.

971 RIE                    Riendeau, Roger                                     A Brief History of Canada / by Roger Riendeau

971                        Wells, Don, 1953-                                   The Canadian identity / [editor, Don Wells].

971.0099                   Coucill, Irma, 1918-                                Canada's prime ministers, governors general and

971.00992                  Granatstein, J. L.                                  Prime ministers : ranking Canada's leaders. --

971.06                     Berton, Pierre, 1920-                               Marching as to war : Canada's turbulent years,

971.06                     Mallory, Enid L.                                    The remarkable years : Canadians remember the 20th

971.06                     Mollins, Carl.                                      Maclean's Canada's century : an illustrated

971.06                     Nelson, Sheila.                                     Redefining Canada : a developing identity,

971.063                    Hacker, Carlotta, 1931-                             The 1950s / Carlotta Hacker.

971.064                    Ahluwalia, Raj.                                     We interrupt this program : the news broadcasts

971.064                    Bothwell, Robert.                                   Canada since 1945 : power, politics and

971.064/2                  Shipton, Rosemary, 1941-                            The 1960s / Rosemary Shipton.

971.064/2092               Slade, Arthur G. (Arthur Gregory)                   John Diefenbaker : an appointment with destiny /