Collection of 8 recordings of Ottawa Valley musicians playing traditional music featuring Mac Beattie, Reg Hill and the Ottawa Valley Melodiers. Titles include:
The Wilno Express - All Over the Tracks
Ottawa Valley Hoedown - Reg Hill
Ottawa Valley Hoedown #2 - Reg Hill
Mr. Ottawa Valley - Mac Beattie and the Ottawa Valley Melodiers
Reg Hill & the Ottawa Valley Melodiers - 14 Great Fiddle Favourites
Bonnie & Mac Beattie & the Ottawa Valley Melodiers
This Ottawa Valley of Mine - Mac Beattie & His Melodiers
A Visit to the Ottawa Valley with Mac Beattie and the Ottawa Valley Melodiers
In July 2014, donor brought in a milk jug from Rafter's Dairy of Arnprior which was photographed and returned. Rafter's Dairy was located just on the outskirts of Arnprior (Duncan Drive) and operated during the 1940's and 1950's before it merged with Merryside Dairy. See item level descriptions.
Reg Hill and Mac Beattie albums produced by Banff Records Ltd.
Recordings need to be transfered to Digital files for reference purposes
MAY NOT BE COPIED DUE TO COPYRIGHT
Doug Collins also donated three high school year books (1964, 1965, 1967) which were added to the year book collection held in the Arnprior District High School fonds.
Museum Collection also contains LP of Mr. Ottawa Valley Mac Beattie and the Ottawa Valley Melodiers F0.1