Kawartha Lakes Public Library Digital Archive
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
    Latitude: 44.28342 Longitude: -78.86628
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.28342 Longitude: -78.86628
Donor
Marylou Hall
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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=.
Contact
Kawartha Lakes Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
190 Kent St W.
Lindsay, ON K9V 2Y6
(705) 324-5632
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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.