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Bob Harkins Audio Recordings Collection

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. This collection of recordings were conducted by Harkins c.1970s-c.1990s with local personalities documenting their personal and professional memories of life in Prince George.

Bob Harkins Audio Recordings Collection

"Ma" Murray Interview

Terry Bell interviews Margaret "Ma" Murray, September 6, 1964, for broadcast by CKPG in Prince George.

History of Women in Science

Dr. Marianne Ainley was a historian of science and pioneer in the study of 19th and 20th century Canadian women in science. She is a former chair and a professor of Women’s Studies at the University British Columbia. This audio recording was taken from a seminar presentation held on April 3, 1989. In this presentation, Ainley traces the history of women in science and the professionalization of science that occurred after the Industrial Revolution.

Marianne Ainley presents on the History of Women in Science.

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