Série 2002.12.1 - Audio Recordings

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Audio Recordings

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  • Documento sonoro

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Bob Harkins CJCI Radio Studio Recordings

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2002.12.1

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Menção de edição

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Data(s)

  • c.1970 - c.1989 (Produção)
    Produtor
    Harkins, Bob
    Local
    Prince George, BC

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Descrição física

30 analog cassettes

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Nome do produtor

(25 November 1931 - 28 November 2000)

História biográfica

Bob Harkins was born on 25 November 1931 in New Westminster, BC. After he graduated from Victoria High School in 1949, Mr. Harkins apprenticed with his father as a sawfiler for Penny Sawmill, in Penny BC - a small community east of Prince George. He moved to Prince George 18 months later and enrolled in a first year university program at Prince George Senior High School. It was during this time that he first met Barbara McGillivray, whom he married on 18 August 1954. The Harkins were married for 46 years and together they had one son, Michael.

Bob Harkins began his broadcasting career as a Copy Writer at CKPG radio in 1954; three years later at the age of 26, he was appointed General Manager and President of the station. Mr. Harkins was one of the first local personalities, viewers saw when CKPG-TV went on the air in 1962. In 1969, Mr. Harkins transferred to CJCI radio station, where he worked until returning to CKPG in the early 1990s.

In 1986, Mr. Harkins was elected alderman on the council of Mayor John Backhouse. In his capacity of Alderman, Mr. Harkins made a significant contribution to the formation of the city's Special Needs Advisory Committee, in addition to being the Master of Ceremonies at a reception held for Rick Hanson in 1988. In 1990, Bob successfully ran in his second municipal election and served as Alderman until health concerns prompted him to step down from his aldermanic duties in 1993.

A founding member of the Prince George Public Library's Local History Committee, Mr. Harkins also served on the boards of both the Prince George Public Library and the Fraser-Fort George Regional Museum. He was a past President of the Rotary Club, a past member of the Jaycees, and received the Broadcaster of the Year Award from the BC Broadcasting Association. On November 2, 1986, Mr. Harkins was presented with the Jeanne Clarke Memorial Local History Award his exceptional dedication to local history and the community of Prince George and the surrounding region. And in 1997 he was nominated as the Prince George Citizen of the Year.

In addition to writing various newspaper articles, Bob Harkins wrote a book entitled "Prince George's Memorable Mayors" (CNC Press, 2000). He stayed active in broadcasting for over forty years and was seen regularly on PGTV on its community segment: "Community Close-up" and on its news segments "Harkins Comment" and "Harkins History". In 1996 PGTV produced a video featuring the life of Bob Harkins entitled "Portraits: Bob Harkins".

Bob Harkins passed away on 28 November 2000 at the age of 69.

Âmbito e conteúdo

Series consists of 30 sound recordings of 46 radio interviews conducted primarily by radio broadcaster Bob Harkins for CJCI Radio, Prince George.

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Idioma do material

  • inglês

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Disponibilidade de outros formatos

Audio recordings have been digitized as mp3 and wav files. Preservation masters stored on CD and hard drive. Consult Archivist for access

Restrições de acesso

Most recordings have no access restrictions; see individual item-level transcription descriptions for restrictions due to third party information

Termos que regulam o uso, reprodução e publicação

Audio Recordings available for research and private studies; Commercial use requires permission of CJCI

Instrumentos de descrição

Instrumento de pesquisa gerado

Materiais associados

see also transcripts or tape summaries of recordings and electronic diskettes of transcripts

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Ingressos adicionais

see accession # 2006.9

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