Voice of the Pioneer

CBC Radio’s Voice of the Pioneer program was hosted by Bill McNeil. The show featured McNeil’s interviews with Canadians who lived through the homesteading, gold rush and World War eras.

Episodes

Voice of the Pioneer Black refugees in Ontario New

Prof. Daniel Hill continues in the second of a 1979 four-part series of interviews on black history in Ontario with CBC Radio's Bill McNeil. Hill talks about the community volunteer groups that worked so hard to help black refugees arriving in Ontario on the Underground Railway in the mid-19th century, why Ontario was their main destination, the basis of the ...
  • 1979
  • 00:09:13
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/03/2019