Kawartha Lakes Public Library Digital Archive
Tape # 14: Stan Pitts, Lindsay
Description
Side A
Media Type
Audio
Genealogical Resource
Item Type
Audiocassettes
Description
Stan Pitts wore many hats in Lindsay over the years and he speaks to Doug Tangney about them.

He speaks of the family grocery business; his involvement in the Old Home Week of 1948; the Depression; his work and ownership in the newspaper business in Lindsay; his years on the board of Governors at the Ross Memorial Hospital; he was the industrial commissioner for Lindsay for 12 years; was appointed a Justice of the Peace in 1948; the Lindsay bullfight of 1956 (?). Mr. Pitts is an interesting story-teller and his conversion extends ½ through to side B of the cassette.

Side A: 27 minutes
Side B: 20 minutes
Date of Original
1977
Date Of Event
1977
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Stan Pitts, Doug Tangney
Collection
From the Heartland Nineteenth Century Buildings of Victoria County
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.35012 Longitude: -78.73286
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original
Victoria County Oral History Project on cassette tape.
Tape 14
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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Tape # 14: Stan Pitts, Lindsay


Stan Pitts wore many hats in Lindsay over the years and he speaks to Doug Tangney about them.

He speaks of the family grocery business; his involvement in the Old Home Week of 1948; the Depression; his work and ownership in the newspaper business in Lindsay; his years on the board of Governors at the Ross Memorial Hospital; he was the industrial commissioner for Lindsay for 12 years; was appointed a Justice of the Peace in 1948; the Lindsay bullfight of 1956 (?). Mr. Pitts is an interesting story-teller and his conversion extends ½ through to side B of the cassette.

Side A: 27 minutes
Side B: 20 minutes