The Railroader's Daughter: DocJam SeriesThis title is a part of the series DocJam Series
Catalogue Number: CPI008
Producing Agencies: Canazwest Pictures
Subject: Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, First Nations Studies, Social Studies
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2012
Running Time: 25:00
Closed Captions: Yes
The rich history of Terrace, British Columbia has long been linked to the railway and the many people who worked on it over the years. One of those was Richard Rinaldi, who worked for Canadian National Railways for 35 years, from 1952 to 1987. His daughter, Chantal Meijer, grew up in railroad stations all across British Columbia. In this episode, she shares the story of the railway's history in British Columbia, as well as her memories of growing up on the railway.
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