Kawartha Lakes Public Library - Digital Collections
Snow Car


Description
Media Type:
Video
Item Type:
Video recordings
Description:
Video shows Dr. George C.R. Hall's 1925 Snow Car converted from a 1925 Ford truck. It was filmed in 1927 in front of his house on Eldon Road. The scene showing the house was the Hall residence. The man shovelling snow was a handyman. Dr. George C.R. Hall is shown with his wife (Doris Marie Knight) as they get out of the snow car. A copy of this video was provided by Marylou Hall as part of a presentation on her family.
Notes:
Dr. George C.R. Hall’s snow car, was a 1925 Ford truck with skis on the front and wheels covered with chains on the back. This allowed the doctor to travel over the snow drifts.
Dr. Hall promised his wife the snow car would never tip over but it did, with her in it.

Date of Publication:
1927
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Hall, George C.R. Dr. ; Knight, Doris Marie
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 44.28342
    Latitude: 44.28342 Longitude: -78.86628
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 44.28342
    Latitude: 44.28342 Longitude: -78.86628
Donor:
Marylou Hall
Creative Commons licence:
by [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
APA

Snow Car [Video]. (1927). Kawartha Lakes: Kawartha Lakes Public Library. Vita Collections. Available from https://data.vitatoolkit.ca/Vita402/update1a.asp?id=3222666&number=.
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Snow Car


Video shows Dr. George C.R. Hall's 1925 Snow Car converted from a 1925 Ford truck. It was filmed in 1927 in front of his house on Eldon Road. The scene showing the house was the Hall residence. The man shovelling snow was a handyman. Dr. George C.R. Hall is shown with his wife (Doris Marie Knight) as they get out of the snow car. A copy of this video was provided by Marylou Hall as part of a presentation on her family.