Title and statement of responsibility area
Fisher Gauge Ltd. collection
General material designation
- Textual record
- Sound recording
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the collection.
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
- Fisher Gauge Ltd.
Physical description area
1 folder textual records
20 cassette tapes
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Archival description area
Name of creator
Fisher Gauge Ltd. is a family-owned business that was founded in Peterborough, Ontario in 1942 by toolmaker and designer R.F. (Bill) Fisher. Its earliest customers were General Electric, Westinghouse, Western Electric, and Massey Harris. The company, now known as FisherCast Global, manufactures special-purpose die casting components for customers world-wide (information taken from FisherCast Global Web site, 2004).
This collection was in the custody of JoEllen Brydon and Don Brydon of Fisher Gauge Ltd. before it was donated to Trent University Archives.
Scope and content
Collection consists of 20 cassette tapes of interviews with Fisher Gauge Ltd. founder, Bill Fisher, and early executives, Tod Wilcox and Eric Graham. Also included are annotated notes on the interviews.
Immediate source of acquisition
Collection acquired from JoEllen Brydon and Bill Brydon.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Originals located at Fisher Gauge Ltd. Archives.
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