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Title Oral History with Siegfried Speck
Date 21 Jun 2000
Document Type Oral History (Audio)
Name Speck, Siegfried
Interviewer Coleman, Amy
Date of Recording 21 Jun 2000
Duration 00:05:11
Reference 00.06.21SS
Library / Archive Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
Description Siegfried Speck arrived from Germany in 1965 and explains his experiences of settling in Canada during the 1960s. He describes how big the country felt, the different customs and lifestyle changes he had to adopt, learning a new language and the attitudes of the people he met.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences
Country (from) Germany
Country (to) Canada
Places Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nationality German
Keywords coffee, alcohol, geography, languages, employment, education
Language English
Copyright Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21