Item MI-13460 - Guinea Pig Club

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Guinea Pig Club

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  • Moving images

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  • 2003 (Creation)

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1 videocassette: VHS (47 min.)

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Margaret Vossen of Infinity Films donated this item to the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan in one accession in 2004: R2004-184 (April 23, 2004).

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Dub of documentary entitled Guinea Pig Club, produced by Infinity Films, Vancouver, British Columbia. The documentary, narrated by Gerard Plunkett, focuses on the 649 men (176 Canadians) who served in World War II and suffered burn-related disfigurement, and received plastic, reconstructive surgery in England after the war. The documentary, which includes archival photographs and footage from the Saskatchewan Archives Board, was written and directed by Shel Piercy; produced by Cynthia Chapman and Pat O'Brien; executive produced by Dan Carriere and Shel Piercy.

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Item is in good physical condition.

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Item is open for research use.

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Use, publication and/or reproduction of records subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act.

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Burns and scalds

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Location for retrieval: Regina - Hillsdale

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