Pearson, R., Apr. 26, 1908, Part 1. Interview conducted by David Taylor with Roger Pearson, Head of the Department of Naval Architecture and Ship Building, Fisheries College of Navigation and Engineering, St. John's, Newfoundland.

Interview conducted by David Taylor with Roger Pearson, Head of the Department of Naval Architecture and Ship Building, Fisheries College of Navigation and Engineering, St. John's, Newfoundland. Interview takes place in Mr. Pearson's St. John's home, April 26, 1978. Mr. Pearson discus...

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Main Author: Taylor, David
Other Authors: Pearson, Roger, Roger Pearson was trained in the design of large tankers and fishing vessels. He came to Newfoundland in 1966 and began implementing various educational programs aimed at teaching boatbuilding skills to Newfoundland fishers., Memorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. David Taylor Collection 79-590
Format: Audio
Language:English
Published: 1978
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Online Access:http://collections.mun.ca/cdm/ref/collection/boatmuseum/id/146
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Summary:Interview conducted by David Taylor with Roger Pearson, Head of the Department of Naval Architecture and Ship Building, Fisheries College of Navigation and Engineering, St. John's, Newfoundland. Interview takes place in Mr. Pearson's St. John's home, April 26, 1978. Mr. Pearson discusses his involvement in various educational programs aimed at teaching Newfoundland fishers traditional Newfoundland boatbuilding skills. Mr. Pearson also discusses the history of boatbuilding in Newfoundland.