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Description found in Archives

New shift arrives from trains pulling into the Dominion Arsenals Ltd. munitions plant. 

Date(s)

[24 Aug. 1942]

Place

Québec, Quebec

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph
Negative Film B/W - cellulose nitrate
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
nil
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative PA-117585
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
WRM 2149
Other accession no.
1971-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Harry Rowed / National Film Board of Canada. Photothèque / Library and Archives Canada / PA-117585
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Described by the RECON project.

Series title
WRM

Signatures and inscriptions
"GIRLS AT DOMINION ARSENALS PLANT, QUEBEC - August, 1942. A new shift arrives. The working day is divided in three shifts: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.; and 11 p.m. to 7 a.m., girls changing shifts each week. Train ride is free from Quebec City to Arsenal in the outskirts of town."

Subject heading

1. INDUSTRIES - DEFENCE.
2. Parts. Québec (Québec)
3. TRANSPORTATION - LAND - RAILWAY.

Government

Other system control no.

3193619