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The Resource Freedom to Play : We Made Our Own Fun, (electronic resource)

Freedom to Play : We Made Our Own Fun, (electronic resource)

Label
Freedom to Play : We Made Our Own Fun
Title
Freedom to Play
Title remainder
We Made Our Own Fun
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"When we were children we made our own fun" is a frequent comment from those who were children in pre-television times. But what games, activities and amusements did children enjoy prior to the mid-1950s? Recollections of older Canadians, selections from writings by Canadian authors and letters written to the children's pages of agricultural publications indicate that for most children play was then, as now, an essential part of childhood. Through play, youngsters developed the physical, mental and emotional skills that helped them cope with life and taught them to get along with other chil
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Lewis, Norah L
Dewey number
790.1/922/0971/0904
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Amusements
  • Play
Label
Freedom to Play : We Made Our Own Fun, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; GO OUTSIDE AND PLAY; Betty Bell: The Fair Land; Anna V.M. Robinson: Happy Mountaineers; Fanny Heeks: Good Times at Oakville; Don Clay: The Absolute Freedom We Had; Helga Erlindson: A Trip on a Steamer; Wild Rose: Wild Flowers; Eileen Scott Campbell: We Were Free to Roam; A Farmer Boy: (untitled); R.B. Green: We Always Found Something to Do; Earl Sherman: I Was Into Everything When ItCame to Sports; Peggy Sherman: Songs to Sing, Games to Play, and Places to Explore; Rex G. Krepps: When Our Parents Were Away
Control code
ocn753479527
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889207318
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479527
Label
Freedom to Play : We Made Our Own Fun, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; GO OUTSIDE AND PLAY; Betty Bell: The Fair Land; Anna V.M. Robinson: Happy Mountaineers; Fanny Heeks: Good Times at Oakville; Don Clay: The Absolute Freedom We Had; Helga Erlindson: A Trip on a Steamer; Wild Rose: Wild Flowers; Eileen Scott Campbell: We Were Free to Roam; A Farmer Boy: (untitled); R.B. Green: We Always Found Something to Do; Earl Sherman: I Was Into Everything When ItCame to Sports; Peggy Sherman: Songs to Sing, Games to Play, and Places to Explore; Rex G. Krepps: When Our Parents Were Away
Control code
ocn753479527
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889207318
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479527

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