Photostory #226L: Made in Newfoundland's Capital: Rope, Twine and Fishing-lines
National Film Board Photos
September 8, 1959
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Bill Macdonald is still busy as a nailer after spending 55 of his 65 years here producing articles like this cod-jigging line. Many old skills and a rich heritage accompanied Newfoundland's entry into Confederation on April 1,1949.