Across Cultures

See everything, hear everything

Watch 60 films, 170 excerpts and over 80 archival artefacts selected by NFB specialists as part of this unique project.

White Star Line - Canada's Call to Women, 1920/30.

White Star Line - Canada's Call to Women, 1920/30.
White Star Line - Canada's Call to Women, 1920/30.


Description
Women immigrants to Western Canada, enticed by colourful posters depicting idealistic scenes in prairie homestead kitchens (with a view of men working in the grain fields), contributed to the soaring immigration rate during the 1920s.