Archives Search

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

To submit a comment, contact

Search Help

Description found in Archives

Female munitions worker Françoise Corbeil turns out parts while listening to piped music in a munitions factory. 


Nov. 1943


Montreal, Quebec

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph
Negative Film B/W - cellulose nitrate
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
WRM 4018
Other accession no.
1971-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: National Film Board of Canada. Photothèque / Library and Archives Canada /
Restrictions on use: nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Photographer: Unknown.

Additional information

Series title

Signatures and inscriptions
"MUSIC IN INDUSTRIAL PLANTS - MONTREAL, P.Q. Francoise Corbeil, working in a Montreal factory, enjoys music while she works. Many Canadian industrial plants are now using this method of improving plant efficiency and morale. Played over a loudspeaker system, the selections are scientifically chosen for their beneficial effect on the employees. All kinds of music are presented."


Other system control no.