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Imperial Oil Videotape collection

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Table of Contents

Series IV-1 Annual meetings and yearly reports. -- 1957-2006
Series IV-2 Buildings. -- 1981-1991
Series IV-3 Computers and automation. -- [ca. 1983-1991]
Series IV-4 Environmental protection and recovery. -- [ca. 1973-1998]
Series IV-5 Exploration and production. -- [ca. 1940-1999]
Series IV-6 External relations. -- 1974-1998
Series IV-7 External relations - Sponsorships. -- 1979-1999
Series IV-8 Internal relations. -- 1977-1999
Series IV-9 Marketing - Advertising (general & logos). -- [ca. 1983-1993]
Series IV-10 Marketing - Training for employees, agents, dealers and retailers. -- 1978-1998
Series IV-11 Merger with Texaco. -- 1987-1991
Series IV-12 Motion picture films and television programs. -- 1946-1994
Series IV-13 Refineries. -- [ca. 1975-1996]
Series IV-14 Research. -- 1980-1990
Series IV-15 Safety, security and health. -- 1980-1995
Series IV-16 Stock footage. -- [ca. 1970s-1990s]
Series IV-17 Susidiaries and competitors. -- [ca. 1970s-1990s]
Series IV-18 Technical training. -- 1984-1990
Series IV-19 Texaco. -- [ca. 1970s-1980s]

Inventory

Series IV-1 Annual meetings and yearly reports. -- 1957-2006. -- 59 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of moving image coverage of annual meetings and yearly reviews of Imperial Oil's activities and performance.
IV-1-1On camera 1957. -- 18 minutes. -- VHS
IV-1-2On camera 1959. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS
IV-1-3On camera 1965. � [ca. 20 minutes]. -- VHS
IV-1-4On camera 1966. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- VHS
IV-1-5On camera 1967. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- VHS
IV-1-6On camera 1968. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- VHS
IV-1-7On camera 1981. -- 18:31 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-1-8On camera 1982. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-1-9Annual meeting film 1984. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-1-10Esso Resources: 1985 � A year of celebration. -- 25 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-11Esso Resources: 1986 � The year in review. -- 25 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-12Annual meeting film 1986. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-13Annual meeting film 1987. -- 14:56 minutes. -- �"videocassette. -- The only certainty is change: a review of 1986.
IV-1-14Esso Resources: 1987 � A year of renewal. -- 25 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-15aAnnual shareholders meeting 1987 � part 1. -- 52 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- Arden Haynes chairs first annual meeting ever held in Calgary.
IV-1-15bAnnual shareholders meeting 1987 � part 2. -- 13 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- Arden Haynes chairs first annual meeting ever held in Calgary.
IV-1-16Annual meeting coverage. -- April 23, 1987. -- �"vVideocassette. -- Arden Haynes refuses to discuss why failed bid for Dome Petroleum was left out of his prepared remarks for shareholders.
IV-1-17Annual meeting film 1988. -- 20:32 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Report on business 1987.
IV-1-18aAnnual meeting broadcast 1989 tape 1. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-18bAnnual meeting broadcast 1989 tape 2. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-19Why this merger? � annual meeting 1989. -- April 19, 1989. -- 8:35 minutes. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes address.
IV-1-20New Imperial Oil: review of Imperial Oil Limited activities for 1989. -- April 19, 1990. -- �" videocassette : sub master. -- Shown at annual meeting.
IV-1-21aAnnual meeting 1990 � tape 1. -- April 19, 1990. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-21bAnnual meeting 1990 � tape 2. -- April 19, 1990. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-21cAnnual meeting 1990 � tape 3. -- April 19, 1990. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-1-22aAnnual meeting 1991 � tape 1. -- April 22, 1991. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-22bAnnual meeting 1991 � tape 2. -- April 22, 1991. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-23Annual meeting 1991. -- April 22, 1991. -- 19 minutes. -- VHS. -- Highlights from annual general meeting.
IV-1-24Annual meeting 1991. -- April 22, 1991. -- 120 minutes. -- VHS. -- Highlights from annual general meeting.
IV-1-25aAnnual meeting 1991. -- April 22, 1991. -- 180 minutes. -- VHS. -- Telecast of annual general meeting.
IV-1-25bAnnual meeting 1991. -- April 22, 1991. -- 180 minutes. -- betacam : master. -- Telecast of annual general meeting.
IV-1-26Annual meeting 1991. -- April 22, 1991. -- 23 minutes. -- VHS. -- Rick Hansen speaks at annual general meeting.
IV-1-27Annual meeting 1992. -- April, 1992. -- VHS.
IV-1-28aAnnual meeting � part 1. -- April 22, 1993. -- 2 hours. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-28bAnnual meeting � part 2. -- April 22, 1993. -- 2 hours. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-28cAnnual meeting. -- April 22, 1993. -- 120 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-1-29A look ahead 1994. -- December,1993. -- 18 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-1-30aAnnual general meeting. -- April 20, 1994. -- 80 minutes. -- betacam sp. -- Includes speeches by R.B Peterson, R.A. Brenneman and P. Des Marais.
IV-1-30bAnnual general meeting. -- April 20, 1994. -- 80 minutes. -- VHS. -- Includes speeches by R.B Peterson, R.A. Brenneman and P. Des Marais.
IV-1-31Annual general meeting highlights. -- April 20, 1994. -- 19:20 minutes. -- VHS. -- Includes speeches by R.B Peterson, R.A. Brenneman and P. Des Marais.
IV-1-32aAnnual meeting. -- April 19, 1995 � tape 1. -- betacam sp : master.
IV-1-32bAnnual meeting. -- April 19, 1995 � tape 2. -- betacam sp : master.
IV-1-32cAnnual meeting. -- April 19, 1995. -- VHS.
IV-1-33aAnnual meeting � tape 1. -- April, 1996. -- betacam sp : broadcast master.
IV-1-33bAnnual meeting � tape 2. -- April, 1996. -- betacam sp : broadcast master.
IV-1-34Esso annual general meeting � tape 1. -- April 25, 1997. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-35aImperial Oil annual meeting. -- May 2, 1997. -- 18:24 minutes. -- R.B. Peterson. -- betacam sp : master.
IV-1-35bImperial Oil annual meeting. -- May 2, 1997. -- 18:24 mintues. -- R.B. Peterson. -- VHS.
IV-1-36Imperial Oil annual meeting proceedings � tape 1. -- April 24, 1998. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-37aImperial Oil annual meeting � tape 1. -- April 26, 1999. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-37bImperial Oil annual meeting � tape 2. -- April 26, 1999. -- betacam sp.
IV-1-38aAnnual meeting 2002 tape 1. -- [ca. 90 minutes]. -- VHS.
IV-1-38bAnnual meeting 2002 tape 2. -- [ca. 45 minutes]. -- VHS.
IV-1-39Annual meeting 2003. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Discussions on climate change and Kyoto.
IV-1-40Operations overview 2003. -- 11:20 minutes. -- betacam : master.
IV-1-41Annual meeting 2004. -- [ca. 120 minutes]. -- VHS.
IV-1-42aAnnual meeting 2005 � tape 1. -- VHS.
IV-1-42bAnnual meeting 2005 � tape 2. -- VHS.
IV-1-43Operations overview 2006. -- 11:20 minutes. -- betacam : master. -- DVD available.
Series IV-2 Buildings. -- 1981-1991. -- 3 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of coverage relating to Imperial Oil office buildings.
IV-2-1Esso Plaza opening ceremonies. -- June 29, 1981. -- 20 minutes. -- �" Videocassette.
IV-2-2Esso Plaza Promotion. -- 1981. -- 20 minutes. -- �" Videocassette. -- Orientation to the new head office building of Esso Canada Limited Resources in Calgary, Alberta. -- Discusses energy conservation elements of the building as well as assembly of an art collection specifically for display in employee's spaces.
IV-2-3New Imperial Oil headquarters announced. -- May 15, 1991. -- VHS. -- City-TV television coverage.
Series IV-3 Computers and Automation. -- [ca. 1983-1991]. -- 14 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of productions relating to the use of computers at Imperial Oil and the development of automated systems throughout the company.
IV-3-1Computer automation. -- [ca. 1983]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-3-2Electronic office systems. -- 1983. -- 27 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses integration of office systems, telecommunication systems and data processing systems.
IV-3-3Electronic office systems - Imperial Oil version. -- 1983. -- 27 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses integration of office systems, telecommunication systems and data processing systems.
IV-3-4Automated systems. -- April 19, 1985. -- 23:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- An overview of the Communication Division's experiences with office automation including interviews with employees.
IV-3-5Computer security - the added dimension. -- 1986. -- 13 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-3-6Computer security - you make the difference. -- [ca. 1989]. -- 11 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-3-7Materials and contracting - expert system. -- 1989. -- 12:46 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A look at a prototype computer system developed by Materials and Contracting personnel.
IV-3-8Foxboro automation system. -- 1989. -- 7:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A look at the computer control system in place at the Redwater Gas Plant.
IV-3-9The future operating environment. -- 1989. -- 28:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A demonstration of how computer automation could be put into place at Esso Resources Canada Limited in the future.
IV-3-10Computer viruses. -- June 29, 1989. -- VHS: master.
IV-3-11W.I.M.S. (Well Information Management System). -- 1990. -- 14 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Demonstration of a new computer program used to capture and report down-hole and work-over information.
IV-3-12The Norman Wells oilfield - automation and computers at work in the oil patch. -- [ca. 1990]. -- VHS.
IV-3-13aBeta: Bulk Esso terminal automation. -- June 19, 1991. -- 16 minutes. -- betacam : edited master.
IV-3-13bBeta: Bulk Esso terminal automation. -- June 19, 1991. -- 16 minutes. -- VHS.
Series IV-4 Environmental protection and recovery. -- [ca. 1973-1998]. -- 78 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of productions used for training employees on how to prevent environmental pollution caused by the petroleum industry and methods to contain and clean up the environment when accidents and pollution occurs. Also includes media coverage of accidents and disasters which have happened such as the Exxon Vadez oil spill.
IV-4-1Oil spill training module 1 - containment in a creek. -- 1973. -- [ca. 15 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Designed to test and evaluate the effectiveness of videotape as a principal training method for oil spill co-operatives across Canada.
IV-4-2Oil spill training module 2 - NEELS (National Emergency Equipment Locator System). -- 1976. -- 13:36 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-4-3Oil spill training module 3 - contingency planning guidelines. -- 1975. -- 26:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-4-4Oil spill training module 4 - safety at the spill scene. -- 1976. -- �" videocassette.
IV-4-5Oil spill disposal. -- [ca. 1977-1980]. -- 15minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses proper methods of disposal of oil after clean-up has occurred.
IV-4-6Surveillance and monitoring video. -- [ca. 1977-1980]. -- �" videocassette. -- Demonstration on how to predict the motion of oil and water during an oil spill incident.
IV-4-7We are at the controls. -- 1977. -- 17 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Produced by the American Petroleum Institute for training in oil pollution prevention.
IV-4-8Oil spill exercises, Burrard Inlet, Vancouver, British Columbia. -- 1978. -- [ca. 2 minutes]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-4-9Operation: blue water run. -- 1979. -- [ca. 22 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Simulated exercise to deal with an oil spill in the St. Clair River, Sarnia, Ontario.
IV-4-10Blowout - a special report. -- 1979. -- [ca. 60 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Documentary report on the blowout of Ixtoc 1, an exploratory oil well being drilled by the semi-submersible drilling rig Sedco 135-F in the Bay of Campeche in the Gulf of Mexico for Mexico's government-owned oil company Pemex. The well blew out on June 3, 1979 and was eventually capped March 23, 1980. -- Quality of videotape is poor, and picture is lost part way through.
IV-4-11Oil spills. -- 1979. -- �" videocassette. -- BCTV program on testing of aerial spraying to disburse oil spills by Exxon and Imperial Oil Limited.
IV-4-12Framco ACW 400 oil recovery system. -- 1979. -- 11:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Evaluation trial of oil recovery method tested offshore at Conception Bay, Newfoundland.
IV-4-13Nova Episode: Black Tide. -- January 4, 1979. �60 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- On the morning of March 16, 1978, the US owned, Liberian registered supertanker, the Amoco Cadiz, went aground off the coast of Brittany. Over the following days and weeks its entire 68 million gallons of oil drained into the sea. A NOVA production team began filming at the scene shortly after the disaster, the biggest oil spill in history, and recorded clean-up efforts, effects of the spill on the crucial tourism and fishing industries, and the attempts of US and French marine biologists to trace the passage of the oil through the environment.
IV-4-14Neches River oil spill. -- February 5, 1979. -- 12 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Interview about Exxon's Esso Bayway oil tanker spill in the Neches River.
IV-4-15Neches River Oil Spill. -- February 9, 1979. -- 13:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Documentary about Exxon's Esso Bayway oil tanker spill in the Neches River.
IV-4-16Exercise Golden Falcon. -- [ca. 1979-1980]. -- 13:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Canadian Coast Guard training exercise to remove cargo from oil tanker before it spills into the sea.
IV-4-17CBC program: MacIntyre file. -- 1980. -- [ca. 60 minutes]. -- Documentary program on oil and other industrial pollutants contaminating eastern coastal waters, specifically at Canso and Halifax Harbour.
IV-4-18Protecting the bay. -- 1980. -- 15:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Program on Delaware Bay Cooperative efforts to add to the cleanup capability if an oil spill should occur.
IV-4-19Incidents at Woodstock and Hillsdale, Ontario. -- 1980, 1982. -- �" videocassette. -- News coverage of tanker spill at Woodstock and train derailment at Hillsdale.
IV-4-20Public relations at oil spill scene. -- November, 1980. -- 27:41 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-4-21Burrard Clean - protecting the environment. -- [ca. 1980]. -- 6:00 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-4-22The burial ground. -- 1982. -- [ca. 30 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Enactment of the investigation and prosecution of a company involved in the improper disposal of hazardous waste.
IV-4-23The Syncrude responsibility. -- [ca. 1983]. -- 11:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Protection and reclamation.
IV-4-24Area "N" simulated oil spill exercise. -- 1983. -- 22 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Oil response training program based on actual exercise at Joseph Lake.
IV-4-25A time bomb in your back yard. -- 1984. -- �" videocassette. -- 60 Minutes program on leaking gas stations.
IV-4-26Oil spill response. -- 1984. -- 19:10 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Edited footage of simulated oil spill test response at Norman Wells.
IV-4-27Transport and recovery of hydrocarbons. -- 1984. -- VHS. -- Discusses pollution of ground water and methods to contain and rehabilitate.
IV-4-28St. Clair River blob. -- 1985. -- �" videocassette. -- Television news item about pollution on bottom of St. Clair River near Sarnia, Ontario.
IV-4-29Lead in the environment. -- 1985. -- �" videocassette. -- PACE (Petroleum Association for Conservation of the Canadian Environment) presentation to the Royal Society of Canada Commission on Lead in the Environment.
IV-4-30Oil and water don't mix - or do they? - December, 1985. -- VHS. -- Discusses leaking underground storage tanks.
IV-4-31Gas tanks and gargoyles with Marcel Moreau. -- [ca. 1985]. -- 27 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-4-32Maskwa D22-2 blowout. -- 1986. -- 70 minutes. -- �" videocassette : VHS transfer. -- Footage of actual blowout at well-head at Cold Lake, Alberta. Includes shots of capping of well and clean up with on-site narration.
IV-4-33Surveillance and tracking of oil spills. -- 1986. -- 13:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A look at use of ultra violet and infra red cameras for use in tracking oil spills.
IV-4-34Emergency response refresher. -- March, 1986. -- VHS.
IV-4-35Gas leak, Timmons, Ontario. -- March 31, 1986. -- 23 minutes. -- VHS. -- Television news coverage.
IV-4-36Chemical spill. -- September 16, 1986. -- VHS.
IV-4-37Sustainable development. -- [ca. 1987]. -- VHS. -- World commission on environment and sustainable development.
IV-4-38Beaver Dam Flats News Clips. -- March 16-April 3, 1987. -- �" videocassette. -- Edited television news coverage of contamination of soil at Beaver Dam Flats Park, just south of an old Imperial Oil Refinery in Ogden, Calgary. Includes footage of Sprung Hydroponics Greenhouses with plants dying due to presence of hydrocarbon fumes including cancer-causing benzene.
IV-4-39Beaver Dam Flats excavation feasibility study. -- 1988. -- �" videocassette. -- Edited footage of excavation of contaminated soil in Beaver Dam Flats for a feasibility study.
IV-4-40Panel discussion with Esso Chemical and Canadian Chemical Producers Association. -- September, 1988. -- VHS. -- Discussion of responsible care.
IV-4-41Responsible care - it's in your hands. -- April, 1989. -- 18 minutes. -- VHS. -- Produced by Canadian Chemical Producers.
IV-4-42Exxon Valdez spill cleanup update. -- April 24, 1989. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-4-43Oil spill simulation. -- December,1989. -- 11:54 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-4-44Esso environmental auditing program. -- [1990]. -- 16 minutes. -- VHS. -- Produced by Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-4-45Black tide. -- 1990. -- 60 minutes. -- VHS. -- Documentary about the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska on March 24, 1989. Produced by Michael Tobias and narrated by Christopher Reeve.
IV-4-46Valdez update. -- May, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-4-47Nova - Tragedy of the Exxon disaster. -- August 28, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-4-48Valdez update. -- September 18, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-4-49Contaminated soil at Port Credit site. -- September 18, 1990. -- VHS. -- City Magazine television report.
IV-4-50Contaminated soil at Port Credit site. -- September 21, 1990. -- VHS. -- City Magazine television interview with resident Elizabeth MacDonald.
IV-4-51Valdez progress report. -- November 15, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-4-52Live for tomorrow today. -- Fall, 1990. -- VHS. -- Ontario round table on environment and economy.
IV-4-53Esso Resources Canada. -- east coast simulation. -- January, 1991. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Simulated emergency situation where an Esso ship and another vessel collide in Halifax Harbour and how the emergency is handled.
IV-4-54Vegetable hydraulic oil. -- June 19, 1991. -- VHS. -- News coverage about Mayo Forest Products, Victoria, British Columbia, switching to vegetable hydraulic oil in case of oil leaks from their equipment.
IV-4-55Esso Resources Canada - operations excellence: crisis. -- [ca. 1991-1992]. -- 11:12 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Media coverage of various disasters including space shuttle Challenger in 1986; Exxon Valdez in 1989; Piper Alpha oil rig in 1988; Esso's artificial drilling island Minuk in 1985; ammonia gas leak from Esso storage tank at Rimbey in 1990; and explosion at Rimbey gas plant in 1991.
IV-4-56Lyseng reservoir project. -- [ca. 1992]. -- VHS. -- Imperial Oil donates land to Ducks Unlimited to preserve wetland habitat six miles outside of Camrose, Alberta.
IV-4-57The new challenge. -- October 26, 1993. -- 7:22 minutes. -- VHS. -- Canadian Industry Program for Energy Consevation.
IV-4-58Microbes that eat oil sludge. -- April 20, 1995. -- VHS. -- CKVR (Barrie) news segment on Imperial Oil cleanup of contaminated soil using micro-organisms. Randy Hall is interviewed.
IV-4-59Imperial St. Clair oil leak, Brockville, Ontario. -- September 17, 1996. -- VHS. -- A local reporter covers the response team operations.
IV-4-60Imperial St. Clair oil leak - press conference. -- September 17, 1996. -- VHS.
IV-4-61Imperial St. Clair oil leak - community meeting. -- September 17, 1996. -- VHS.
IV-4-62Imperial St. Clair oil leak - press conference. -- September 18, 1996. -- VHS.
IV-4-63Phantom of the ocean. -- August 5, 1997. -- VHS. -- Episode of Witness on CBC-TV.
IV-4-64Down and dirty. -- [ca. 1997-1998]. -- 18:10 minutes. -- VHS. -- CBC TV program on environmental surcharge for disposal of used oil.
IV-4-65Environmental protection and Imperial Oil: a message from W.O. Twaits. -- 8:30 minutes. -- VHS : master.
IV-4-66Oil spill cleanup. -- 12 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Demonstration of equipment and its effectiveness in an offshore clean up.
IV-4-67Esso Resources Canada - detector dogs. -- 19:03 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Reviews methods for detecting pipeline leaks and demonstrates training and effectiveness of using dogs for detection.
IV-4-68A grave situation. -- VHS. -- A report on the disposal of petroleum products and the contamination of ground water.
IV-4-69Responding to product releases from underground storage facilities. -- 51 minutes. -- VHS. -- Training program designed for management, technical and field personnel who could be involved in a response to a leak from an underground storage tank system.
IV-4-70David Grassby - residue oil science project. -- 2 minutes. -- VHS. -- Global First News television coverage.
IV-4-71Pollution credits. -- 5 minutes. -- VHS. -- Venture program segment about U.S. companies buying and selling pollution credits.
IV-4-72Lambton Industrial Society seminar #1. -- VHS. -- Industry and the environment.
IV-4-73Lambton Industrial Society seminar #2. -- VHS. -- Industry and the environment.
IV-4-74Lambton Industrial Society seminar #3. -- VHS. -- Industry and the environment. Sarnia chemical plant - emissions inventory. -- VHS.
IV-4-75Texas spill - Dennis Baxter. -- Betacam.
IV-4-76Boom deployment. -- �" videocassette. -- Simulation exercise produced by Texas A&M university.
IV-4-77Lima oil spill, Toledo, Ohio. -- 3:56 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-4-78Emissions inventory communication. -- 12 minutes. -- VHS. -- Sarnia Chemical Plant with manager Doug Reid.
Series IV-5 Exploration and production. -- [ca. 1940-1999]. -- 47 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of productions relating to Imperial Oil's exploration and production activities including those in Alberta, the Northwest Territories and the Arctic.
IV-5-1Down north with Imperial Oil - Reel 1. -- 1940. -- VHS. -- Norman Wells, Northwest Territories.
IV-5-2Down north with Imperial Oil - Reel 2. -- 1940. -- VHS. -- Norman Wells, Northwest Territories.
IV-5-3Down north with Imperial Oil - Reel 1. -- 1941. -- VHS. -- Norman Wells, Northwest Territories.
IV-5-4Down north with Imperial Oil - Reel 2. -- 1941. -- VHS. -- Norman Wells, Northwest Territories.
IV-5-5Canol 1942. -- [1942]. -- 60 minutes. -- VHS (2 copies)
IV-5-6Canol. -- [ca. 1944]. -- [ca. 50 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Official film produced for the United States War Department on the Canol Project.
IV-5-7Imperial Oil Limited geological surface party, Peace River. -- 1957-1958. -- 120 minutes. -- VHS. -- Dr. A. McGugan.
IV-5-8One small step. -- 1978. -- 11:31 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses search for new sources of energy below the Arctic Ocean and construction of an artificial island in the Beaufort Sea.
IV-5-9Faces of energy. -- 1980. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses chain of people involved in the exploration for oil, drilling, refining and transportation of oil to get it to the consumers who need it.
IV-5-10Davis Strait: A new era of exploration. -- 1980. -- 19:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses Imperial Oil drilling in Davis Strait, its effect on the local economy and the environment. Also shows Sedco portable drilling
IV-5-11Cost effectiveness: Syncrude's objectives for 1982. -- 1982. -- [ca. 15 minutes]. -- Includes footage of Doug Hingley.
IV-5-12Issungnak: Oil beneath the Beaufort. -- 1983. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-5-13Syncrude Canada tour. -- 1983. -- 10:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- A look at Syncrude's operation at Mildred Lake, near Fort McMurray, Alberta.
IV-5-14Cold Lake: an aerial tour. -- [ca. 1983-1984]. -- 15:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Edited footage with good identification showing town, pump station and original pilot projects. No audio or narration.
IV-5-15Caisson retained island: An arctic alternative. -- 1984. -- 21:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-5-16Cold Lake: evolution of a technology. -- November, 1984. -- 16:23 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses development of steam injection technology to extract oil from bitumen at Cold Lake, after pilot projects at Ethel Lake, May Lake and Leming Lake.
IV-5-17Cold Lake overview part 1: cyclic steam stimulation. -- [ca. 1985]. -- [ca. 25 minutes]. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-5-18Cold Lake overview part 2: new recovery processes. -- [ca. 1985]. -- [ca. 25 minutes]. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-5-19Cold Lake overview part 3: well design and artificial lift. -- [ca. 1985]. -- [ca. 25 minutes]. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-5-20Cold Lake overview part 4: surface facilities. -- [ca. 1985]. -- [ca. 25 minutes]. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-5-21Cold Lake overview part 5: environmental considerations. -- [ca. 1985]. -- [ca. 25 minutes]. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-5-22Full steam ahead. -- 1985. -- 12 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Illustrates the industrial benefits of the Cold Lake project involving use of Canadian companies and employment of local people as well as boost to local businesses, by Esso Resources Canada.
IV-5-23Byron Creek Collieries - mining a mountain. -- 1985. -- 19:24 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses history of mining Coal Mountain in the Crowsnest Pass with emphasis on efficiency, good management, and protection of the environment. Includes historical stills and railway footage.
IV-5-24Norman Wells. -- May 16, 1985. -- Live broadcast celebrating completion of Norman Wells refinery expansion and pipeline.
IV-5-25Cold Lake start-up: a celebration. -- July 22, 1985. -- 38 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- Terry Koonce, President of Esso Resources Canada is the speaker. Peter Lougheed is in attendance and makes a speech.
IV-5-26Bridge to the future. -- October, 1985. -- 17 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Traces history of formation of fossil fuels and gives description of Syncrude's mining, extraction and upgrading processes.
IV-5-27Syncrude Canada Limited - special report. -- November, 1985. -- 11:55 minutes. -- betacam.
IV-5-28The people of The Wells - a documentary. -- [ca. 1986]. -- 16:15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-5-29Norman Wells - developing a northern oilfield. -- 1986. -- [ca. 30 minutes]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-5-30Syncrude special report. -- 1987. -- 14:58 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- A look at Syncrude's latest expansion project.
IV-5-31Redwater - the growth of it all. -- [ca. 1988]. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-5-32Our Energy Future: Tapping the Cold Lake Oil Sands. -- 1988. -- 14:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-5-33The Norman Wells project. -- 1989. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-5-34Wapiti gas plant. -- 1990. -- betacam : master. -- Esso Resources Canada.
IV-5-35Welcome to Syncrude. -- April, 1990. -- 12:18 minutes. -- betacam. -- Tour tape.
IV-5-36Judy Creek: A history of achievement. -- 1991. -- 11:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master.
IV-5-37OSLO - preparing the future. -- [ca. 1991]. -- 17:30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-5-38OSLO - sands of energy. -- April, 1991. -- 11:14 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-5-39Leduc #1 - 50th anniversary. -- January 23, 1997. -- 5:00 minutes. -- betacam sp. -- Monitor wall version.
IV-5-40aLeduc #1 - The discovery that made history: marking a Canadian Milestone 50th anniversary celebration. -- February 13, 1997. -- VHS. -- A mile below the wheat is shown to the audience before speeches by various politicians and Imperial Oil executives.
IV-5-40bLeduc #1 - The discovery that made history: marking a Canadian Milestone 50th anniversary celebration. -- February 13, 1997. -- betacam sp : sub master. -- A mile below the wheat is shown to the audience before speeches by various politicians and Imperial Oil executives.
IV-5-41Oil found at Leduc #1 drill site 50 years ago. -- February 13, 1997. -- VHS.
IV-5-42Sable offshore energy project. -- 1997. -- 12 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-5-43Sable offshore energy project - putting down roots. -- 1998. -- VHS.
IV-5-44Cold Lake production program. -- 1998. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Produced by Grande Centre High School.
IV-5-45Natural gas processing. -- [ca. 1999] - 8:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses natural gas as one of the most important sources of energy as well as one of the building blocks for chemical products. Created for external audiences.
IV-5-46Wild well at Devon Alberta. -- betacam sp.
Series IV-6

External relations. -- 1974-1998. -- 105 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of media coverage of Imperial Oil issues which relate to the public and government affairs.

IV-6-1Ronald S. Richie interview on Canada A.M. -- 1974. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses Richie's retirement from Imperial Oil and decision to enter politics. Richie responds to criticism of the oil industry.
IV-6-2Athabasca tar sands. -- February 18, 1974. -- �" videocassette. -- Environmental risks and economic benefits of development of the tar sands are discussed.
IV-6-3Jack Armstrong. -- August, 1974. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses how strong profits for Imperial Oil Limited is good for the stock market on Global News program.
IV-6-4Great Debate. -- [ca. 1975]. -- �" videocassette. -- Television debate between W.O. Twaits, former president of Imperial Oil Limited and T.C Douglas, former leader of the NDP party. Moderated by Pierre Berton.
IV-6-5aHourglass - Syncrude part 1. -- January 10, 1975. -- �" videocassette. -- CFCN-TV Edmonton production.
IV-6-5bHourglass - Syncrude part 2. -- January 10, 1975. -- �" videocassette. -- CFCN-TV Edmonton production.
IV-6-6Syncrude press conference. -- January 16, 1975. -- �" videocassette.
IV-6-7W5 - Oil industry advertising. -- January 19, 1975. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Includes comments by Mel Hurtig, publisher, Nick Taylor, leader of the Alberta Liberal Party, and Jack Armstrong of Imperial Oil.
IV-6-8Safety inspection program. -- January 30, 1975. -- [ca. 15 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- A CBC-TV program on different prices at different service stations for inspection of used vehicles and vehicles brought into the province, as well as differences in estimates for repairs required to obtain a safety certificate.
IV-6-9Jack Armstrong and McAffee (Gulf Oil). -- February, 1975. -- Interview on Canada AM discussing Syncrude deal.
IV-6-10Canada AM - Jack Armstrong. -- June 24, 1975. -- �" videocassette. -- Recording of Canada AM during which Jack Armstrong comments on Canada's new federal budget.
IV-6-11Jack Armstrong and J.K. Jamieson (Chairman of Exxon). -- October 17, 1975. -- Interviews on Global News program.
IV-6-12The Money Game - Jack Armstrong. -- November 20, 1975. -- �" videocassette. -- Jack Armstrong is interviewed on The Money Game and gives his reaction to a speech by Eric Kierans advocating that exploration for oil should be undertaken only by government.
IV-6-13Face the Newsmen - Don McIvor. -- [ca. 1976]. -- 29:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Interview on Face the Newsmen about declining oil fields in Alberta in the late 1970s will cause Canada to lose oil self sufficiency.
IV-6-14Ronald S. Ritchie. -- [ca. 1976]. -- �" videocassette. -- Interview about prices and profits.
IV-6-15Arctic gas pipeline. -- 1976. -- [ca. 30 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Program produced for Canadian Arctic Gas Company presenting arguments both for and against pipeline to transport natural gas from the Mackenzie Delta to southern markets. Hosted by Earl Cameron.
IV-6-16Petroleum association. -- March 18, 1976. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses development of Canada's petroleum resources.
IV-6-17The City at Six. -- May 14, 1976. -- [ca. 2 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- News story about oil prices going up ten cents a gallon at the pumps bringing it to 90 cents per gallon in Montreal. The provincial government in Quebec is considering a price freeze on oil and Roger Hamel of Imperial Oil responds.
IV-6-18Don McIvor and Bruce Wilson (Citizens for Independent Canada). -- September 28, 1976
IV-6-19The City at Six. -- September 28, 1976. -- [ca. 2 minutes]. -- News coverage about competition in the home fuel business in Montreal which has led to a temporary price reduction for consumers led by Imperial Oil. Henri Montpetit is interviewed.
IV-6-20Take 30 - Don McIvor on oil prices and exploration. -- December 9, 1976. -- 13:05 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Interviewed on Take 30 television program. Also interviewed was James Laxer, author of Big Tough Expensive Job.
IV-6-21Imperial Oil Limited executive conference tape. -- [ca. 1977]. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- Footage from various television programs criticizing the oil industry.
IV-6-22The tar sands. -- 1977. -- 56 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Fictional film produced for CBC's "For the Record" series about the Syncrude agreement.
IV-6-23Public affairs. -- 1977. -- 90 seconds. -- �" videocassette. -- Three 30 second productions discussing Canada's supply of natural gas and the need for exploration to find new sources: Factories; Birthday Cake; and Kitchen Stove.
IV-6-24W5 - Syncrude. -- January 30, 1977. -- �" videocassette. -- W5 inquiry into bid by Art Henuset for pipeline contract and threatened construction workers strike at Syncrude plant. Comments by Don Getty, Minister of Energy for Alberta, and Nick Taylor, leader of the Liberal Party of Alberta.
IV-6-25Fifth estate - strike threat at Syncrude. -- February 8, 1977. -- [ca. 10 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Final segment on edition of Fifth Estate discussing Art Henuset's failed bid to win a contract for pipeline construction because construction workers unions threaten to strike the construction of the Syncrude plant.
IV-6-26Money talks - Jack Armstrong. -- May 1, 1977. -- �" videocassette. -- Interview on Money Talks discusses relationship with Exxon.
IV-6-27Petroleum industry in Saskatchewan. -- October 26,1978. -- �" videocassette. -- Robert Blair, President of Alberta Gas Trunk Lines, and Bill Young of Imperial Oil discuss possibility of investment in Saskatchewan despite NDP government.
IV-6-28Jack Armstrong "hot seat" interview. -- November 23, 1978. -- �" videocassette. -- St. John's, Newfoundland.
IV-6-29Exploration in Newfoundland and Labrador. -- November 23,1978. -- 2:06 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- CBLT-TV with Jack Armstrong, Imperial Oil.
IV-6-30Canada AM - Implication of oil in Canada. -- [ca. 1978-1979]. -- 6:10 minutes. -- Canada AM Host: Craig Albert. Guest: P. Bell, Imperial Oil.
IV-6-31Doug Hall show. -- [ca. 1979]. -- [ca. 25 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- Bert Shea of Imperial Oil is interviewed by Doug Hall on television news program about national energy situation - conventional oil supplies being depleted and the need to develop unconventional supplies such as Cold Lake. Poor quality video.
IV-6-32Doug Hall show. -- [1979]. -- �" videocassette. -- Bert Shea of Imperial Oil discusses the possibility of oil rationing after the Iran crisis.
IV-6-33World gas conference opening. -- 1979. -- 6.5 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Includes discussion of safety of nuclear power after 3 Mile Island accident and the Alcan Pipeline Project.
IV-6-34Supply and demand for oil. -- May 29,1979. -- 3 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Global TV with J.A. Armstrong and Raoul Engel.
IV-6-35Canada AM - Energy crisis. -- July 3, 1979. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Hosts: Norm Perry and Gail Scott. Guests: Jim Livingston, Imperial Oil and William David, Shell Canada.
IV-6-36House on the hill. -- November 18, 1979. -- [ca. 7 minites]. -- �" videocassette. -- Parliamentary discussion about energy. Includes interview clip with J.G. Livingstone of Imperial Oil Limited and footage of Prime Minister Joe Clark, Pierre Trudeau, Peter Lougheed, Premier of Alberta and Bill Davis, Premier of Ontario.
IV-6-37What is truth news program. -- [ca. 1980]. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Host Ralph Kurchitt interviews Bert Shea of Imperial Oil Limited about energy, oil and government.
IV-6-38The Review. -- 1980. -- 5 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- History of Imperial Oil publication "The Review".
IV-6-39The Watson Report. -- January 21, 1890. -- �" videocassette. -- Patrick Watson interviews Jack A. Armstrong of Imperial Oil Limited.
IV-6-40Canada AM - Profits and reinvestment. -- August 13,1980. -- �" videocassette. -- Host Gail Scott interviews J.G. Livingstone.
IV-6-41Canada AM - Jim Livingstone response to budget. -- October 30, 1980
IV-6-42Newsweek program on the National Energy Program. -- November 23, 1980. -- Program about Alberta's reaction to the National Energy Program. Includes footage of Marc Lalonde, Merve Leitch, Peter Lougheed and Bob Clark. Also includes footage of Western Canada Concept separatist rally.
IV-6-43Jack Armstrong speech to Ottawa Board of Trade. -- December, 1980. -- �" videocassette. -- Discussing the recent announcement of the National Energy Program and its effects upon the oil industry in Canada.
IV-6-44CFTO news item. -- [ca. 1981]. -- [ca. 2 minutes]. -- Don McIvor, Chairman Imperial Oil Limited, discusses Imperial Oil's earnings for the first quarter of the year which are down 60%.
IV-6-45News coverage relating to Imperial Oil Limited. -- 1981. -- �" videocassette. -- Used for public communications training.
IV-6-46Esso Update. -- 1981. -- �" videocassette. -- Media coverage on topics important to Imperial Oil Limited. -- Pilot program.
IV-6-47Working World. -- 1981. -- �" videocassette. -- Host Ann Martin interviews Jim Cameron of Imperial Oil Limited about solar energy.
IV-6-48Working World. -- 1981. -- �" videocassette. -- Host Ann Martin interviews Bill Cleverdon and Tim Hearn about conservation of oil.
IV-6-49Working World. -- 1981. -- �" videocassette. -- Host Ann Martin interviews Don MacLaughlan of Imperial Oil Limited about world consumption and transportation of oil.
IV-6-50Press conference re allegations. -- March 6, 1981. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- In response to Bertrand Report.
IV-6-51Webster! - March 24, 1981. -- [ca. 45 minutes]. -- �" videocassette. -- BCTV News program on which Jack Webster questions Jack Armstrong, Chairman of Imperial Oil Limited, on his response to the recently released Bertrand Report.
IV-6-52Federal Cultural Review Committee. -- June 4, 1981. -- �" videocassette. -- Imperial Oil presentation to the committee on corporate donations to the arts.
IV-6-53Arden Haynes discusses suspension of Cold Lake project. -- July 8, 1981. -- [ca. 5 minutes]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-6-54Public relations problem: press coverage re combines investigations. -- 1982. -- [ca. 16 minutes]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-6-55Esso Bulk Fertilizer plant grand opening, Clavet, Saskatchewan. -- April 15, 1983. -- CBC news coverage.
IV-6-56CBC Interview with Don McIvor. -- September 15, 1983. -- �" videocassette. -- Imperial Oil drilling methods.
IV-6-57The Journal on Petroleum Incentives Program. -- December 8, 1983. -- [ca. 18 minutes].
IV-6-58Face to face. -- [ca. 1984]. -- Don McIvor is interviewed by Peter C. Newman.
IV-6-59Don McIvor interviewed by CBC's The Journal. -- January 31, 1984. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-6-60The Norman Wells Pipeline. -- April 2, 1984. -- 14 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Feature on construction of pipeline in the Mackenzie Valley aired on The Journal, April 2, 1984.
IV-6-61John Turner and National Energy Program. -- June 18, 1984. -- �" videocassette. -- Don McIvor speaks about national energy policy.
IV-6-62Crude Awakening: an overview of the petroleum industry. -- October, 1984. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Produced by TV Ontario.
IV-6-63Computerized gas bars. -- [1985]. -- VHS. -- Television news coverage of introduction of un-manned computerized gas bars so that no attendant must be present overnight when most robberies occur.
IV-6-64Imperial Oil press release. -- November 21, 1985. -- [ca. 4 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Gord Thomson announces that crude oil from Cold Lake will be shipped by pipeline for refining at Dartmouth.
IV-6-65CBC Marketplace - chimney liners. -- [ca. 1986]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-6-66Staff reduction at Imperial Oil. -- March 21, 1986. -- Beta. -- Global television news.
IV-6-67News coverage of Cold Lake expansion project. -- [ca. 1987]. -- [ca. 5 minutes]. -- VHS.
IV-6-68Oil patch - parts 1-4. -- [ca. April 22-25, 1987]. -- Beta. -- Global television.
IV-6-69House of Commons question period. -- May 5, 1987. -- 2:15 minutes. -- Beta. -- Re Imperial Oil.
IV-6-70Imperial Oil Economic Summit. -- 1988. -- 3 minutes. -- �" videocassette : Edited Master. -- Overview of Imperial Oil Limited's activities and facilities.
IV-6-71Bob Peterson on CHCH-TV. -- November 30, 1988. -- VHS. -- Speaking about OPEC and oil prices.
IV-6-72World Energy Conference. -- 1990. -- Betacam : Master.
IV-6-73Prime Minister Brian Mulroney at opening of Calgary research centre. -- April 5, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-6-74aA view of Imperial Oil by Canadians. -- May 20, 1990. -- 11 minutes. -- Betacam sp: edited master. -- Person on street interviews.
IV-6-74bA view of Imperial Oil by Canadians. -- May 20, 1990. -- 11 minutes. -- VHS. -- Person on street interviews.
IV-6-75The Journal - the price of oil. -- October, 1990. -- VHS. -- Bob Peterson appears in a segment.
IV-6-76Canada AM - interview with Bill Innes. -- October 17, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-6-77Service station workers on strike, Kitchener, Ontario. -- [ca. 1990-1991]. -- VHS.
IV-6-78Marketplace - Promotional contests. -- January 5, 1991. -- VHS. -- Hilda Mackow, advertising manager, is interviewed about Esso's promotional contests in segment on television show Marketplace.
IV-6-79A look at gas octane ratings. -- March 5, 1991. -- 8 minutes. -- VHS. -- Segment on CBC-TV Marketplace.
IV-6-80Alaska oil spill settlement highlights. -- March 13, 1991. -- 23:20 minutes. -- VHS. -- Exxon chairman Larry Rawl's press conference.
IV-6-81Gas prices. -- April 3, 1991. -- 2 minutes. -- VHS. -- CJOH-TV news coverage.
IV-6-82Gas price increase. -- May 17, 1991. -- 3 minutes. -- VHS. -- CITY-TV and CFTO-TV television news coverage.
IV-6-83Esso brings you home program. -- August 26, 1991. -- 1:30 minutes. -- VHS. -- News coverage of merchants cooperating to provide incentives to keep customers from driving across the bridge from Sarnia/Clearwater into the United States to shop.
IV-6-84The Canadian Club - Arden R. Haynes. -- November 4, 1991. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes speaks at the Canadian Club on perspectives on the Canadian petroleum industry in the 1990s.
IV-6-85Vapour recovery system, Finch Avenue distribution terminal. -- December 6, 1991. -- VHS. -- Global TV news coverage.
IV-6-86Raise the flag day. -- 1992. -- VHS.
IV-6-87Closing of service stations. -- February 4, 1992. -- VHS. -- Television news coverage.
IV-6-88Public policy forum testimonial dinner. -- April 14, 1992. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes is one of the honourees.
IV-6-89Bill Innes serving customers at Esso service stations. -- August 27, 1992. -- VHS. -- Talking to customers to find ways to improve service.
IV-6-90Chesterville Esso service station closure. -- March 19, 1993. -- 2:00 minutes. -- CJOH TV news coverage.
IV-6-91Service station closures. -- January 14, 1994. -- 2 minutes. -- VHS. -- Brad Merkel discusses closures on Sudbury News CICI.
IV-6-92Cornerstore gas. -- February 28, 1994. -- VHS. -- Television news coverage of the phasing out of service stations with service bays, and their replacement with Esso Express stores and Tim Hortons.
IV-6-93Imperial Oil layoffs possible. -- April 26, 1994. -- VHS. -- Global news coverage.
IV-6-94Voyageur restaurant closes. -- November 30, 1994. -- 2:45 minutes. -- VHS. -- CKVR-TV (Barrie) news coverage of the closing of the last Voyageur restaurant operated by Imperial Oil. Voyageur restaurants had been operating in Canada for over 25 years.
IV-6-95Esso Avitat. -- March 4, 1995. -- 2:30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Global news television coverage of Esso Avitat operation at Pearson airport, which has increased business and employment opportunities at the airport.
IV-6-96Esso retailer on strike, Martensville, Saskatchewan. -- September 11, 1995. -- VHS. -- Ron Ethier refuses to sell gasoline at his service station due to low profit margin set by Esso.
IV-6-97Gas contamination, Peterborough, Ontario. -- November 6, 1995. -- VHS. -- Segment on CHEX-TV Newswatch regarding contamination of residential drinking water from an Esso service station.
IV-6-98Mississauga Ward 2 report. -- January 25, 1996. -- VHS. -- Roger Bywater of Imperial Oil is interviewed by Pat Mullin regarding the cleanup of 133 acres of land owned by Imperial Oil whci was formerly a tank farm.
IV-6-99Esso boycott not effective. -- May 6, 1996. -- 6:30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-6-100This hour has 22 minutes satire on gas pricing. -- October 27, 1997. -- 1:14 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-6-101Sable Offshore Energy news clips. -- February 11, 1998. -- 7:10 minutes. -- VHS.
Series IV-7

External relations - Sponsorships. -- 1979-1999. -- 56 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of public relations productions and media coverage highlighting Imperial Oil's sponsorship of amateur and professional sports, charitable organizations and community projects.

IV-7-1Esso Club charities - new Esso Plaza building. -- November 26, 1979. -- 1:25 minutes. -- CBRT TV (Calgary). -- Arden Haynes and Brian Hay.
IV-7-2Promotions collage. -- February 12, 1980. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-7-3Exploding the myth. -- 1981. -- Film regarding mentally challenged sponsored by Imperial Oil Limited.
IV-7-4Esso Cup olympic trials. -- [ca. 1982]. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- Video news release with Jim Deeks featuring Victor Davis and Alex Bauman.
IV-7-5Esso Cup: swimming. -- 1982. -- �" videocassette : edited master.
IV-7-6The fast and the furious. -- 1983. -- 50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Alex Baumann and Victor Davis train for the 1982 World Aquatic Championships in Equator and the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles.
IV-7-7Esso Cup swimming. -- July, 1983. -- 10:60 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- CBC coverage of summer nationals sponsored by Imperial Oil.
IV-7-8The professionals. -- November, 1983. -- �" videocassette. -- John Powell, a race car driver sponsored by Esso, discusses race car driving.
IV-7-9Esso amateur hockey awards. -- [ca. 1984]. -- [ca. 40 minutes]. -- beta. -- Two news items.
IV-7-10Minor hockey week. -- January 24, 1984. -- �"videocassette. -- Television coverage.
IV-7-11Esso Petroleum Canada special project opening module. -- October 1, 1984. -- �" videocassette: master.
IV-7-12Esso/Powell presentation. -- October 23, 1984. -- 28:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-7-13Expo '86 sponsorship and roundhouse restoration. -- November 13, 1984. -- 6 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-7-14Esso sponsors Soviet and Canadian midget hockey. -- November 20, 1984. -- �" videocassette. -- Television coverage.
IV-7-15Esso sponsors Soviet tour. -- November 27, 1984. -- �" videocassette. -- Television coverage.
IV-7-16Esso pee wee challenge cup. -- December 27, 1984. -- �" videocassette. -- Television coverage.
IV-7-17Rick Hansen's man in motion tour. -- 1985. -- 12 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- News coverage of the tour.
IV-7-18Esso hockey medals of achievement. -- January, 1985. -- �" videocassette : edited master.
IV-7-19Minor hockey week - St. John's Newfoundland. -- January 19, 1985. -- VHS.
IV-7-20Thankful tankful Easter seal campaign. -- March 27, 1985.
IV-7-21Gentlemen start your engines - F2000 race sponsorship. -- October, 1985. -- VHS.
IV-7-22Intergroup advertising. -- April 4, 1986. -- VHS. -- Wizards television commercial; Expo '86 Esso; Easter seals; thankful thankful.
IV-7-23Rick Hansen donation. -- August 12, 1986. -- �" videocassette : Master. -- Esso donates $86,000 to Rick Hansen's Man in Motion campaign.
IV-7-24The Journal - Rick Hansen interview. -- August 12, 1986. -- VHS. -- Rick Hansen is wearing an Esso tee shirt.
IV-7-25Esso sponsorship. -- 1987. -- betacam.
IV-7-26Esso baseball clinic. -- 1987. -- �" videocassette. -- Baseball tips with players from Montreal Expos.
IV-7-27Junior achievement: everybody's business. -- January 10, 1987. -- Global television.
IV-7-28Esso sponsorship event marketing conference. -- March 30, 1987. -- �" videocassette : Master. -- Various sports sponsored by Esso.
IV-7-29Thankful thankful. -- May 9, 1987. -- VHS.
IV-7-30Esso baseball scrapbook. -- May 25, 1987. -- �" videocassette. -- Baseball rules are explained.
IV-7-31Esso cup - coupe Quebec Esso tournament. -- 1987-1988. -- VHS.
IV-7-32The dream will live on. -- June, 1988. -- �" videocassette. -- Rick Hansen introduces National Access Awareness Week, May 29-June 4, 1988.
IV-7-33Tretiak-Henderson showdown at Copps Coliseum, Hamilton, Ontario. -- 1989. -- VHS.
IV-7-34Extra mile. -- April 18, 1989. -- VHS. -- Tony Kubek talks about baseball players.
IV-7-35Thankful tankful. -- [ca. 1990]. -- Bill Innes discusses Esso's Thankful Tankful campaign for Easter Seals.
IV-7-361990 World junior sponsor's promo. -- [ca. 1990]. -- VHS.
IV-7-37Labatt brier. -- 1990. -- VHS.
IV-7-38aWrentham library project (tape 1). -- 1990. -- 27 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Media coverage of 40 employees from Esso helping to build the town's first library.
IV-7-38bWrentham library project (tape 2). -- 1990. -- 27 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Media coverage of 40 employees from Esso helping to build the town's first library.
IV-7-39aKen Dryden's home game - episodes 1 and 2. -- 1990. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes makes opening remarks.
IV-7-39bKen Dryden's home game - episodes 3 and 4. -- 1990. -- VHS.
IV-7-39cKen Dryden's home game - episodes 5 and 6. -- 1990. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes makes closing remarks.
IV-7-40Amateur hockey sponsorship. -- January 23, 1990. -- VHS. -- Arden R. Haynes discusses Esso's sponsorship of amateur hockey and shows four commercials: the Bench, the Bleachers, The Dressing Room and The Goal Net.
IV-7-41Esso challenge - an international major peewee hockey tournament. -- December 29, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-7-42Hockey sponsorship. -- 1991. -- VHS : French. -- Includes footage of Wayne Gretzky.
IV-7-43Canadian wilds. -- 1991. -- �" videocassette. -- Commercials for Canadian Wilds Project at Calgary Zoo sponsored by Imperial Oil.
IV-7-44Esso Protec 1600 series racing. -- May 27, 1991. -- VHS.
IV-7-45Canada's 125th birthday. -- 1992. -- VHS. -- Projects sponsored by Imperial Oil.
IV-7-46Safe kids Canada national launch. -- May 19, 1993. -- 6:41 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-7-47Safe kids Canada "hockey hall of fame display video". -- June 3, 1994. -- �" videocassette: master.
IV-7-48Esso NHL Saturday night promo. -- October 11, 1994. -- 6:30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-7-49Esso Protec/BFG F1600 series. -- 1995. -- 2 hours. -- VHS
IV-7-50Hockey sponsorship. -- 1997. -- VHS : French.
IV-7-51Canadian Hockey Association. -- 1998-1999. -- VHS. -- Co-sponsored by Air Canada, Esso, Nike, Royal Bank and TSN.
IV-7-52Mr. Lube for Big Brothers charity. -- VHS.
IV-7-53Esso Easy Mix sponsors motocross racer Doug (Sweeper) Hoover. -- VHS.
Series IV-8 Internal relations. -- 1977-1999. -- 169 videocassette tapes. -- Series includes communications with employees and potential employees regarding Imperial Oil's corporate culture, organization, employee relations, history and future direction.
IV-8-1Employee orientation. -- 1977. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-2Employee benefits. -- 1977. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-3Performance appraisal - "how to win at work". -- 1978. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-4A tale of "O" - on being different. -- [ca. 1979]. -- .19 minutes. -- VHS. -- A training tool for managing diversity.
IV-8-5Appraisal program - administrative employees. -- [ca. 1980s]. -- �" videocassette. -- Rough copy for Imperial Oil Limited screening only.
IV-8-6Genesis of a payroll/personnel system. -- [ca. 1980s]. -- 25 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Introduction of new database system for managing payroll and personnel.
IV-8-7Livingstone's address to management communications course. -- 1980. -- 5 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-8Your next step. -- 1980. -- �" videocassette. -- Orientation to Imperial Oil for recruitment of university graduates.
IV-8-9In good company. -- 1980. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master. -- Overview of company operations and products.
IV-8-10Optimizing the agency network. -- [ca. 1980]. -- VHS. -- Consumer agency supervisor training.
IV-8-11Arden Haynes in discussion with employees. -- [ca. 1980-1981]. -- �" videocassette. -- Arden Haynes, President of Esso Resources Canada, discusses Esso's future after the National Energy Program.
IV-8-12A Matter of Ethics. -- April 8, 1981. -- 18 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Brian Hays and Bill Mann comment on ethical behavior of employees.
IV-8-13Our past, your future. -- September, 1981. -- 13:31 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- A videotape explaining company history and benefits (for recruitment purposes).
IV-8-14Your next step. -- September, 1981. -- 14:24 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- For technical/engineering students at Careers Day meetings.
IV-8-15Your next step. -- September, 1981. -- 25:18 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- For business, computer science and geology students.
IV-8-16Your next step. -- September, 1981. -- 28:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Suitable for mixed audience: technical/engineering, non technical/engineering, MBA's, science and geography.
IV-8-17Esso Resources Canada - Administrative Services. -- [ca. 1982]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Video montage of Administrative Services employees.
IV-8-18It's Your Business. -- 1982. -- 12:12 minutes. -- �" videocassette : Edited master. -- Bob Peterson and Don McIvor discuss the need for productivity programs in order to increase profitability.
IV-8-19Esso Petroleum Canada President's message. -- June 22, 1982. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-20It's Your Business. -- 1983. -- 12:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Esso Resources Canada President Bob Peterson discusses unfavourable business environment in 1982 and need for joint ventures for arctic and east coast exploration.
IV-8-21Company Direction: D.K. McIvor. -- 1983. -- 7 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master.
IV-8-22Employee video: D. K. McIvor and G. Thomson. -- 1983. -- 15 minutes. -- �"Videocassette.
IV-8-23Esso - its people, its future: a conversation with Donald McIvor. -- Fall, 1983. -- 32 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-24Employee benefits/financial planning. -- 1984. -- 34 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Program on employee benefits and financial planning.
IV-8-25Burnout. -- 1984. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Sam Klarreich, Imperial Oil Limited Medical Department, conducts a workshop on burnout.
IV-8-26A conversation with Donald McIvor. -- 1984. -- 19:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- With Ken Bagnell.
IV-8-27Esso Petroleum Canada - the inside story. -- 1984. -- 22 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master. -- Interviewer/narrator is Jim Deeks. Gord Thomson discusses Esso Petroleum Canada's Customer Responsiveness Program. Includes footage of Marlborough Mall Full Service Station, a marine terminal at Sarnia, Don Mills Credit Card Division, Sarnia Research Centre, Dartmouth Refinery and IOCO Refinery at Port Moody.
IV-8-28Esso Resources Canada - 1984: achievements and challenges. -- [ca. 1984-1985]. -- 30:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Bob Peterson, President and CEO, reviews the year 1984 and plans for 1985.
IV-8-29Esso Chemical Canada - our vision. -- July 24, 1984. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- John Akitt and Employees are interviewed about the working environment at Esso Chemical Canada. Includes discussion of Coin Your Ideas program and Redwater Fertilizer Complex.
IV-8-30Terry Koonce introduction. -- 1985. -- 12 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Terry Koonce introduces himself to Esso Resources Canada employees and describes his business philosophies.
IV-8-31Corporate orientation. -- 1985. -- 23 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Production consists of two parts: a history of the company and organization of the company.
IV-8-32Appraisal process. -- 1985. -- 26:34 minutes. -- �" Revised videocassette : master. -- Commitment to leadership.
IV-8-33Administrative services. -- 1985. -- �" videocassette: master. -- An overview of the division's services including Information Resources, Graphics and Publications, Building Operations and Corporate Facilities.
IV-8-34Gord Thomson's address to Sarnia employees. -- October 11, 1985. -- 56 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses various programs throughout the organization which have improved various aspects of the company's performance. Also discusses problems in Ontario market and Sarnia Refinery which must be addressed in order to remain in operation.
IV-8-35Marketing department orientation. -- December, 1985. -- VHS.
IV-8-36Esso Chemical Europe - long-term view. -- 1985. -- Dave Clair and Bill Innes discuss the chemical industry in Europe.
IV-8-37Communications project. -- 1986. -- - �" videocassette : master. -- Arden R. Haynes speaks to employees about the necessity of re-structuring in order to improve profitability In Esso Petroleum, Esso Chemicals and Esso Resources.
IV-8-38Communications project (revised edition). -- 1986. -- �" videocassette. -- Arden R. Haynes speaks to employees about the necessity of re-structuring in order to improve profitability In Esso Petroleum, Esso Chemicals and Esso Resources.
IV-8-39Esso Resources Canada 1986. -- 1986. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Arden R. Haynes and Terry Koonce communicate with employees about restructuring of the organization.
IV-8-40Information resources: the competitive edge. -- 1986. -- 10 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master. -- Outlines the services available from BIC (Business Information Centre), EPIC (Esso Petroleum Information Centre, AVRC (Audio-Visual Resource Centre), Records and Archives and Information Projects. -- Includes footage of Bob Taylor-Vaisey, Information Project Manager.
IV-8-41Graphics and publications: Putting experience to work for you. -- 1986. -- 10 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master. -- Outlines services proved by Corporate Manuals, Design and Graphics, Stationery/Forms and Reproduction Centre.
IV-8-42Building operations and corporate facilities: partners in performance. -- 1986. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master. -- Describes different services including shipping, mail, security and office design.
IV-8-43On Women and Success. -- 1986. -- �" videocassette. -- Interview with Gordon Thomson, President of Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-8-44aHaynes, Thomson employee communications. -- March, 1986. -- 33 mintues. -- �" videocassette. -- Both Arden Haynes and Gord Thomson discuss the drop in crude oil pricing and how it affects Imperial Oil and Esso Petroleum Canada with respect to organization and manpower.
IV-8-44bHaynes, Thomson employee communications (French version). -- March, 1986. -- 33 mintues. -- �" videocassette. -- Both Arden Haynes and Gord Thomson discuss the drop in crude oil pricing and how it affects Imperial Oil and Esso Petroleum Canada with respect to organization and manpower.
IV-8-45Esso Chemical Canada - our vision. -- March 1986. -- �" videocassette. -- Redwater plant is featured to illustrate vision to maximize employee potential through a progressive training system.
IV-8-46The fixed cost challenge. -- May, 1986. -- 17:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Gord Thomson identifies mission statement and Eric Newell gives Esso Petroleum Canada's business strategies to reduce costs by 25%.
IV-8-47Esso Chemical Canada - the vision continues. -- July 1986. -- �" videocassette. -- John Akitt address about simplifying, reducing costs, sharing leadership and downsizing.
IV-8-48A message from Arden Haynes. -- November, 1986. -- 25 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Employee communication video on accomplishments of 1986 and objectives for 1987.
IV-8-49Gord Thomson discusses Esso Petroleum Canada in 1986 and objectives for 1987. -- November, 1986. -- VHS.
IV-8-50Bill Innes discusses Esso Chemical Canada in 1986. -- November, 1986. -- VHS.
IV-8-51Esso Resources Canada - employee forum. -- 1987. -- 44:05 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-8-52Under control - chemical version. -- May 4, 1987. -- 15:17 minutes. -- Betacam: master. -- Never used production of a game show called "Under Control" wherein contestants solve a problem by discussing business controls. Host played by Bill Van.
IV-8-53Spirit of enterprise (shoot #1). -- [ca. July,1987]. -- �" videocassette. -- Gordon Thomson speaks to employees about the spirit of enterprise.
IV-8-54Spirit of enterprise (shoot #2). -- July 24, 1987. -- 35 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Gordon Thomson speaks to employees about the spirit of enterprise as inspired by Rick Hansen.
IV-8-55You and Your Imperial Benefits - Moving with the Times. -- [ca. 1988]. -- �" videocassette. -- Discussion of adjustments to Imperial Oil's benefit package.
IV-8-56Esso Resources Canada - operations excellence: building profits and pride. -- [ca. 1988]. -- 24:20 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discussion of how all of our actions have an effect on the company's operations in terms of safety, health and the environment as well as profits.
IV-8-57Imperial Oil overview. -- 1988. -- 3 minutes. -- VHS. -- All aspects of Imperial Oil's operations.
IV-8-58Esso Petroleum Canada "commercial department". -- 1988. -- 35 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Information about the External Supply and Pipeline Division which purchases crude oil for the Dartmouth and Sarnia Refineries.
IV-8-59Esso Resources Canada - people, integrity, excellence. -- 1988. -- 21:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses values and structure of Esso Resources Canada.
IV-8-60Esso Resources Canada - management style. -- 1988. -- �" videocassette: master. -- Second City Comedy actors illustrate problems with management style at Esso Resources Canada.
IV-8-61Esso Resources Canada - materials and contracting. -- 1988. �6:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A humorous look at a poorly functioning materials and contracting department.
IV-8-62Esso Resources Canada - materials and contracting. -- 1988. �15:09 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-8-63Continuous improvement at Don Mills. -- January, 1988. -- VHS. -- Employees at Don Mills discuss the meaning of continuous improvement.
IV-8-64Esso Petroleum Canada - Living the Vision '88. -- [February, 1988]. -- 16:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Gord Thomson addressing the Commercial Department's national meeting about the spirit of enterprise, leadership and continuous improvement.
IV-8-65Esso commercial conference. -- February, 1988]. -- VHS. -- Flip Johnson, Vice-President Commercial and Vision '88.
IV-8-66Vision 88. -- February 17, 1988. -- 34 minutes. -- VHS. -- Esso Petroleum Canada commercial managers of each section outline what their division does with an overview of their activities.
IV-8-67Esso human resource conference. -- April, 1988. -- 6:45 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-68Into our second century. -- April,1988. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette : Working copy master. -- Revised corporate orientation video showing the history and organization of the company.
IV-8-69Esso Resources Canada - Doug Baldwin's Speech at supervisory congress. -- June 20-22, 1988. -- 58 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-8-70aEsso Resources Canada - supervisory congress - Ed Lawlor presentation (part 1). -- June 21, 1988. -- 51 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- High-involvement management.
IV-8-70bEsso Resources Canada - supervisory congress - Ed Lawlor presentation (part 2). -- June 21, 1988. -- 21 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- High-Involvement Management.
IV-8-71Esso Resources Canada - supervisory congress - panel of champions. -- June 21, 1988. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Edited seminar given by Esso Resources Canada personnel who have been working in the high-involvement management environment.
IV-8-72aEsso Resources Canada - supervisory congress - Tektronix presentation (part 1). -- June 22, 1988. -- 61 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Edited seminar on High-Involvement Management.
IV-8-72bEsso Resources Canada - supervisory congress - Tektronix presentation (part 2). -- June 22, 1988. -- 8 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Edited seminar on High-Involvement Management.
IV-8-73The difference is you - vision, planning commitment. -- October 5, 1988. -- 8 minutes. -- VHS. -- A mountain climbing analogy is used to inspire participants at an Esso Petroleum Canada research conference.
IV-8-74The difference is you - Allan Simmons. -- October 5, 1988. -- VHS. -- Address to participants at an Esso Petroleum Canada research conference.
IV-8-75Gord's goodbye. -- October 28, 1988. -- VHS. -- Farewell party for Gord Thomson at 55 St. Clair.
IV-8-76Esso Resources Canada - Doug Baldwin statement to the troups. -- November, 1988. -- 7:50 minutes. -- Discussion of strategic thinking contributing to corporate plans. States that there will be no cuts to staff; attrition will be used to reduce work force.
IV-8-77Bill Innes address to EPC operations conference. -- November 15, 1988. -- VHS.
IV-8-78EPC operations conference. -- November 15-17, 1988. -- VHS. -- Bill Farrar, Bob Peterson and Second City.
IV-8-79Esso truck fleet strategy review. -- [ca. 1989]. -- 9:30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-80Esso commitment to leadership - Don Beverage presentation. -- [ca. 1989]. -- 80 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-81Esso Resources Canada - leadership review. -- 1989. -- 21:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Actors portray necessity and process for leadership reviews.
IV-8-82New organization structure communications. -- October, 1989. -- VHS. -- Bill Innes discusses the new organizational structure at Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-8-83Interactive planning/management. -- October 10, 1989. -- VHS. -- Presentation by Dr. Russell Ackoff to Esso Resources, Calgary, Alberta.
IV-8-84Career day. -- November 8, 1989. -- �" videocassette. -- Edited footage of Doug Baldwin, Esso Resources Canada.
IV-8-85Esso Choristers Christmas choir. -- December 20, 1989. -- Betacam sp.
IV-8-86Harassment free workplace. -- [ca. 1990]. -- 3:35 minutes. -- VHS. -- Brian Fischer, president of Esso Chemical Canada introduces Imperial Oil's new harassment policy.
IV-8-87Creating Our Future. -- 1990. -- 31 minutes. -- �" videocassette : Submaster. -- Going forward with vision, leadership and commitment to create the new Imperial Oil Company, after the merger with Texaco. Includes historical stills and audio and provides a good history of the two companies.
IV-8-88Management changing. -- 1990. -- 3:40 minutes. -- Bill Harmer to Impact Management Group.
IV-8-89The Task at Hand - Bob Peterson Address. -- 1990. -- 38 minutes. -- �" videocassette : Submaster. -- Bob Peterson explains what needs to be done now to further the vision of the company.
IV-8-90The Task at Hand - Doug Baldwin Address. -- 1990. -- 35 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-91The 7% challenge: G.S.T. Commercial/Lubricants division. -- 1990. -- 22 minutes. -- VHS
IV-8-92G.S.T. (Goods and services tax). -- January, 1990. -- 12:10 minutes. -- VHS. -- Describes proposed tax system to be introduced by the federal government January 1, 1991 and how it will affect the way Imperial Oil Limited does business.
IV-8-93Building a new culture. -- February, 1990. -- 26:35 minutes. -- Betacam sp : Edited master. -- Downstream + Plus Niagara conference.
IV-8-94External speakers panel discussion. -- February, 1990. -- 39:16 minutes. -- Betacam sp : Edited master. -- Downstream + Plus Niagara conference.
IV-8-95External speakers question and answer period. -- February, 1990. -- 23:30 minutes. -- Betacam sp : Edited master. -- Downstream + Plus Niagara conference.
IV-8-96A way of working together: horizontal teams. -- February, 1990. -- 28:30 minutes. -- Betacam sp : Edited master. -- Downstream + Plus Niagara conference.
IV-8-97Ethics video with Bill Innes. -- [ca. March 8, 1990]. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-98Ethics video with Doug Baldwin. -- [ca. March 8, 1990]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-99Ethics video with Brian Fischer. -- [ca. March 8, 1990]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-100Ethics video with Ron Brenneman. -- March 8, 1990. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-101A journey with Bill Innes. -- March, 1990. -- 17:45 minutes. -- Betacam : revised master. -- Esso Petroleum Canada Downstream+Plus.
IV-8-102Downstram plus - continuous improvement. -- March 14, 1990. -- VHS. -- Bill Innes presentation.
IV-8-103Downstream plus - Niagara conference. -- March 14, 1990. -- 10:45 minutes. -- VHS. -- Bill Innes introduces concepts from Niagara conference.
IV-8-104Doug Baldwin discusses voluntary staff reduction. -- April 13, 1990. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-105Imperial Oil executive conference. -- May 24-25,1990. -- 81 minutes. -- Betacam sp: edited master. -- Arden Haynes vision statement; Bob Peterson - the task at hand; Ron Brenneman - the task at hand; Arden Haynes closing remarks.
IV-8-106Imperial Oil executive conference. -- May 24-25,1990. -- 81 minutes. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes vision statement; Bob Peterson - the task at hand; Ron Brenneman - the task at hand; Arden Haynes closing remarks.
IV-8-107aImperial Oil executive conference. -- May 24-25, 1990. -- 39 minutes. -- Betacam sp : master. -- Canada and change: implications for Imperial Oil by Allan Gregg, chairman Hill and Knowlton (Canada).
IV-8-107bImperial Oil executive conference. -- May 24-25, 1990. -- 39 minutes. -- VHS. -- Canada and change: implications for Imperial Oil by Allan Gregg, chairman hill and Knowlton (Canada).
IV-8-108Imperial Oil executive conference overview. -- May 24-25, 1990. -- 29:49 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-109Video services group demo tape. -- July, 1990. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS. -- Demo tape with excerpts from some of the major productions produced by this group between 1985 and 1990.
IV-8-110The premier challenge - change process. -- September, 1990. -- VHS. -- Launch communication by Paul Smith.
IV-8-111President's update. -- September 18, 1990. -- VHS. -- Bill Innes speaks to employees.
IV-8-112Excerpts from the president's update. -- September 18, 1990. -- 4:31 minutes. -- Betacam. -- Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-8-113Workforce realignment programs. -- [ca. October, 1990]. -- 25 minutes. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes and Ron Brenneman.
IV-8-114Workforce realignment career decision centres. -- October, 1990. -- 12 minutes. -- VHS. -- Employees are helped to make their decision to accept voluntary retirement or stay with the company following the merger with Texaco.
IV-8-115The premier challenge - information technology. -- October, 1990. -- 34 minutes. -- VHS. -- Michael Treacy.
IV-8-116The premier challenge - managing change. -- October 24, 1990. -- 33:58 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-117The premier challenge - Excerps from addess by Michael Treacy. -- November 1, 1990. -- 54:37 inutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-118aPremier paradigm. -- December, 1990. -- VHS. -- Bill Innes discusses behavior necessary for and organization to be successful.
IV-8-118bPremier paradigm. -- December 13, 1990. -- 20 minutes. -- betacam : master. -- Bill Innes discusses behavior necessary for and organization to be successful.
IV-8-119Corporate plan review by Bob Peterson. -- December 14, 1990. -- VHS. -- A review of 1990 and the corporate outlook.
IV-8-120Operations integrity. -- [ca. 1991]. -- 17 minutes. -- VHS. -- The results of the 1990 Operations Excellence audits; Esso Petroleum Canada's response to the audit findings. Speaker - W.G. Farrar, Vice-President Refining and Distribution.
IV-8-121Doug Baldwin talks with engineers. -- [ca. 1991]. -- 80 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-122Employee assistance program. -- [ca. 1991]. -- 9:20 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-123Talking with Bill Innes. -- February 19, 1991. -- 14:10 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-124Continuous improvement - Tony Bomren. -- June, 1991. -- VHS. -- Presentation on the process of continuous improvement how it is working at Ioco refinery.
IV-8-125aDialogue with Bill Innes. -- July, 1991. -- 24 minutes. -- VHS. -- Excerpts from a dialogue with Bill Innes in which he discusses the business environment which has lead to downsizing.
IV-8-125bDialogue with Bill Innes. -- July, 1991. -- 24 minutes. -- Betacam : master. -- Excerpts from a dialogue with Bill Innes in which he discusses the business environment which has lead to downsizing.
IV-8-126Bill Innes speaks to Sarnia refinery employees. -- July 18, 1991. -- VHS. -- Discussing the business environment which has led to a reduction of the workforce.
IV-8-127Imperial Oil overview. -- August 16, 1991. -- 3 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-128Introduction to alcohol and drug policy. -- 13 minutes. -- October 1, 1991. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes speaks to employees.
IV-8-129A conversation with Bob Peterson. -- October 29, 1991. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS. -- A condensed version of a presentation given by Bob Peterson to a group of Sarnia Chemical Plant employees on the new drug and alcohol policy and the current business environment for Esso Petroleum Canada and Esso Chemical Canada.
IV-8-130aArden Haynes message. -- December 12, 1991. -- VHS. -- Haynes discusses the current status of business and prospects for the future.
IV-8-130bArden Haynes message. -- December 12, 1991. -- 27:15 minutes. -- Betacam sp : master. -- Haynes discusses the current status of business and prospects for the future.
IV-8-131aChanges and challenges. -- February, 1992. -- 39:10 minutes. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes, Bob Peterson and Bill Innes address Imperial Oil employees.
IV-8-131bChanges and challenges. -- February, 1992. -- 39:10 minutes. -- Betacam sp : master. -- Arden Haynes, Bob Peterson and Bill Innes address Imperial Oil employees.
IV-8-132aChanges and challenges. -- February, 1992. -- 34:50 minutes. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes, Bob Person and Doug Baldwin address Imperial Oil employees.
IV-8-132bChanges and challenges. -- February, 1992. -- 34:50 minutes. -- Betacam sp : master. -- Arden Haynes, Bob Person and Doug Baldwin address Imperial Oil employees.
IV-8-133aChanges and challenges. -- February, 1992. -- 26:25 minutes. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes, Bob Pearson and Brian Fischer address Imperial Oil employees.
IV-8-133bChanges and challenges. -- February, 1992. -- 38:45 minutes. -- Betacam sp : master. -- Arden Haynes, Bob Pearson and Brian Fischer address Imperial Oil employees.
IV-8-134Bob Peterson address. -- May 13, 1992. -- 26:25 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Address to Esso Resources Annuitant Club on the subject of pensions.
IV-8-135Arden Haynes retirement. -- August 26, 1992. -- 12:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Tribute to Arden Haynes after 41 years with Imperial Oil.
IV-8-136aRecruitment video. -- October, 1992. -- 8 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-136bRecruitment video (French version). -- October, 1992. -- 8 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-137Employee communications session with Bob Peterson, Montreal. -- October, 1993. -- 49 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-138Performance enhancement system by Bob Peterson. -- October, 1993. -- 7 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-139Corporate orientation overview by Bob Peterson. -- October, 1993. -- 17 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-140A question of ethics. -- April, 1994. -- 19 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-141Employee communications session with Bob Peterson, Edmonton. -- April 28-29, 1994. -- 60 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-142Recruitment video. -- July 6, 1994. -- 8 minutes. -- Betacam sp : master. -- Overview of Imperial Oil's activities, facilities and structure.
IV-8-143Issues and answers with Bob Peterson. -- November 3-4, 1994. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Peterson discusses the status of Sarnia's PVC plant, CoGen update, benefits study progress, focus areas for success, insight on IOL share price, research restructuring rationale and compensation trends.
IV-8-144Change and a supportive work environment at Imperial Oil. -- June, 1995. -- VHS. -- Discussion with Bob Peterson as part of continuous improvement program.
IV-8-145Business process engineering. -- July, 1995. -- 12 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-146Recruitment video. -- August 10, 1995. -- 8:56 minutes. -- VHS. -- Employees from different aspects of the business explain why Imperial is a good company.
IV-8-147The business of benefits. -- August 31, 1995. -- 13:26 minutes. -- betacam sp: master.
IV-8-148Imperial Oil teams in action. -- October, 1995. -- VHS. -- Employees on an outdoor team-building exercise.
IV-8-149Writing legally sensitive documents. -- December 14, 1995. -- 21:06 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-150Operations overview. -- October, 1999. -- 11:25 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-8-151The journey continues - being a Leader. -- 9:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Team building exercises including The Electric Maze and A Wind in the Willows.
IV-8-152aE.F.P. Presentation - Part 1. -- Frank Crean discusses Esso's employee pension plan. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-152bE.F.P. Presentation - Part 2. -- Frank Crean discusses Esso's employee pension plan. -- �" videocassette.
IV-8-153Future of Esso marine fleet. -- VHS. -- Wyn Thomas, manager of public affairs interviews the manager of transportation regarding the future of the Esso marine fleet.
IV-8-154Terminalling. -- VHS. -- Discussion of integration of facilities.
IV-8-155Making the right choice. -- 25 minutes. -- VHS. -- Various ethical dilemmas are examined in light of Imperial Oil's ethics and conflict of interest policy.
IV-8-156Products division - Roger Purdy. -- VHS. -- Purdy explains the planning and performance management framework.
IV-8-157Performance appraisal and salary administration for administrative personnel. -- Betacam.
Series IV-9

Marketing - Advertising (general & logos). -- [ca. 1983-1993]. -- 12 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of test commercials, storyboards, image campaigns and corporate logos. See Imperial Oil Television Commercials database for television commercials advertising Imperial Oil's products and services and for institutional advertisements.

IV-9-1Maclaren advertising test commercials. -- [ca. 1983-1984]. -- 30 seconds each. -- �" videocassette. -- 13 test commercials for radio and television for the "you make us better campaign."
IV-9-2Esso goes to Hollywood presentation. -- May 21, 1985. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- Story boards for three commercials using Hollywood actors to advertise Esso One Stop service stations. George Burns, William Shatner and Joan Collins are portrayed.
IV-9-3Esso image campaign. -- 1990. -- VHS. -- Discusses medals of achievement and International Versioning Centre for translating commercials into different languages.
IV-9-4Murray Westgate and Esso Petroleum Canada. -- 1991. -- �" videocassette. -- Interview with Murray Westgate about his association with Esso and the filming of commercials.
IV-9-5The update - new Murray Westgate television commercial. -- January 21, 1991. -- VHS. -- Brought to you by Esso associates and Imperial Oil.
IV-9-6Corporate logos (English). -- 1989. -- [ca. 10 seconds each]. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- 1) Esso/Imperial Oil (day sky); 2) Esso/Imperial Oil (night sky).
IV-9-7Corporate logos (French). -- 1989. -- [ca. 10 seconds each]. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- 1) Esso/L'Imperiale (day sky); 2) Esso/L'Imperiale (night sky).
IV-9-8Corporate logos (English). -- 1989. -- [ca. 10 seconds each]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- 1) Imperial Oil/Esso Chemical (day sky); 2) Imperial Oil/Esso Chemical (night sky).
IV-9-9Corporate logos (French). -- 1989. -- [ca. 10 seconds each]. -- �" videocassette : edited master. -- 1) L'Imperiale/Esso Chimie (day sky); 2) L'Imperiale/Esso Chimie (night sky).
IV-9-10Corporate logos. -- 1990. -- [ca. 10 seconds each]. -- �" video cassette. -- 1) Tiger; 2) First; 3) Mile - Esso going that extra mile.
IV-9-11aCorporate logos. -- 1993. -- Betacam: Master. -- English and French versions of Imperial Oil/Esso on black backgrounds and white backgrounds; English and French version of Imperial Oil/Esso Chemicals on black backgrounds and white backgrounds; and English and French versions of Imperial Oil/Esso - you're on your way with Esso on black backgrounds and white backgrounds.
IV-9-11bCorporate logos. -- 1993. -- VHS.
Series IV-10 Marketing - Training for employees, agents, dealers and retailers. -- 1978-1998. -- 129 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of training tapes relating to Imperial Oil's products and services so that employees, agents, dealers and retailers can provide more knowledgeable and better service for their customers.
IV-10-1Gasoline inventory control training. -- 1978, 1987. -- VHS. -- A matter of conscience (1987); Keeping gasoline inventory records (1978); Hazards of leakage - who's responsible (1978).
IV-10-2A successful communications project. -- [ca. 1980s]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-3Home comfort. -- 1982. -- �" videocassette. -- 1982 advertising plan presentation to Home Comfort agents.
IV-10-4Esso gas/Loblaws promotion. -- 1982. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-5aHockey stars TV cash game. -- 1983. -- 10 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Training for retailers. Features Red Storey.
IV-10-5bHockey stars TV cash game (French version). -- 1983. -- 10 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Training for retailers. Features Red Storey.
IV-10-6You make us better. -- January 14, 1983. -- 11 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-7Esso station re-design. -- August 5, 1983. -- 11:38 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-8Double dollar promotion. -- March 19-May 12, 1984. -- 8 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Esso/Safeway coupon promotion.
IV-10-9The Esso tour Canada game. -- April 18, 1984. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-10Ontario Esso retailer convention. -- October 29, 1984. -- VHS.
IV-10-11Commitment to leadership - mini opener. -- [November,1984]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- 1) mini opener; 2) remember me; 3) opening module; 4) closing module.
IV-10-12Esso training series introduction. -- [November, 1984]. -- 5 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-13Commitment to leadership - Esso training series. -- November 6, 1984. -- �" videocassette : Master. -- Mini-opener; Foster speech excerpt; opening module.
IV-10-14Esso/Expo announcement ceremony. -- November 13, 1984. -- 37:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-15Esso winners. -- [ca. 1985]. -- 3:41 minutes. -- VHS. -- Still images of Esso employees accompanied by "here's to the winners" song, possibly sung by Frank Sinatra.
IV-10-16Engro dual branding program. -- English and Mandarin. -- [ca. 1985]. -- 12:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-17Engro fertilizer - The growth of it all. -- 1985. -- 22 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-18aEsso engine oils - putting performance to the test. -- 1985. -- 6:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-18bLes huiles moteur Esso. -- 1985. -- 6 minutes. -- �" videocassette : French.
IV-10-19Esso news magazine demonstration. -- 1985. -- �" videocassette. -- This week at Esso.
IV-10-20Commitment to leadership modules. -- 1985. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-21Commitment to leadership - welcome to Esso. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Kiosk and driveway salespeople training.
IV-10-22Commitment to leadership - welcome to Esso. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Retailer training.
IV-10-23Commitment to leadership - Personnel management. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Retailer training.
IV-10-24Commitment to leadership - Complaint recognition and handling. -- [1985]. -- VHS.
IV-10-25Commitment to leadership - Attendant version. -- 1985. -- 54 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-26Care for the Customer. -- 1985. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-27Esso retailers - customer service. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Includes hockey footage.
IV-10-28Commitment to Leadership. -- [1985]. -- VHS. -- Olympic theme re customer service.
IV-10-29Commitment to Leadership. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Olympic theme re customer service (Attendant Version).
IV-10-30Commitment to Leadership. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Olympic theme re customer service (Atlantic salespeople version).
IV-10-31Commitment to Leadership. -- [1985]. -- VHS. -- Remember Me (the Customer).
IV-10-32Commitment to Leadership. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Courtesy.
IV-10-33Commitment to Leadership. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Providing service - self service.
IV-10-34Commitment to Leadership. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Providing service - full service.
IV-10-35Commitment to Leadership. -- 1985. -- VHS. -- Selling skills.
IV-10-36Commitment to Leadership. -- 1985. -- 6:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Job description, finding, hiring and training employees.
IV-10-37Esso one stop convenience. -- January, 1985. -- [ca. 2 minutes]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-38Esso training modules - appearance. -- March 17, 1985. -- VHS.
IV-10-39Customer service.Commitment to leadership - motor oils. -- March 18, 1985. -- VHS.
IV-10-40Esso training modules - fuels. -- April 9, 1985. -- VHS.
IV-10-41Commitment to Leadership - Eastcan Meetings #1. -- April, 1985. -- 36:24 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- The Right Stuff: customer service and products.
IV-10-42Commitment to Leadership - Eastcan Meetings #2. -- April, 1985. -- 38:03 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Customer service.
IV-10-43Pursuit of excellence. -- August,1985. -- [ca. 90 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Esso sales agents in Ontario.
IV-10-44Commitment to quality. -- September, 1985. -- 5:00 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-45The house is a system. -- September 16, 1985. -- VHS
IV-10-46Our position in the market. -- October, 1985. -- 47 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-47Esso testimonials. -- [ca. 1985-1986]. -- 17:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Presentation to Algoma Steele about synthetic lube oils.
IV-10-48Terry Koonce Introduction. -- [ca. 1986]. -- 10 minutes. -- Introduces new president of Esso Resources Canada, Terry Koonce.
IV-10-49Expo '86 - don't miss it for the world. -- [ca. 1986]. -- VHS.
IV-10-50Ignition systems. -- [ca. 1986]. -- 19:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Esso National Training Program.
IV-10-51Engine oils. -- [ca. 1986]. -- VHS. -- Imperial Oil Training Modules Salespeople Series.
IV-10-52Team Esso goes for the gold - specialties/lubes module. -- [ca. 1986]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-53Econotech furnace promotion. -- [ca. 1986]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-54Esso retailer update. -- February,1986. -- 9 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Introduces new commercials: "Alien Customers".
IV-10-55Chimney liners. -- March 20, 1986. -- 9:00 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-56More than just a furnace (Mrs. Rayner). -- April, 1986. -- VHS.
IV-10-57Retailer training. -- April,1986. -- 110 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-58Retailer training - Tape One. -- April, 1986. -- [ca. 1:40 hours]. -- VHS.
IV-10-59Retailer training - Tape Two. -- April, 1986. -- [ca. 1:43 hours]. -- VHS.
IV-10-60Retailer training - Tape Three. -- April, 1986. -- [ca. 1:16 hours]. -- VHS.
IV-10-61aNo Trouble Gasolines. -- May, 1986. -- 36 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Detailed introduction to campaign with historical footage on gasoline firsts.
IV-10-61bNo Trouble Gasolines (Employee version). -- May, 1986. -- 36 minutes. -- VHS. -- Detailed introduction to campaign with historical footage on gasoline firsts.
IV-10-61cNo Trouble Gasolines (Retailer version). -- May, 1986. -- 36 minutes. -- VHS. -- Detailed introduction to campaign with historical footage on gasoline firsts.
IV-10-62Esso Protec engine oil introduction. -- August, 1986. -- 7 minutes. -- VHS. -- Employee and sales representatives presentation.
IV-10-63aEsso Protec - The Real Story is Between the Lines. -- August, 1986. -- 29:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Introduction for sales agents and retailers of major new product - Protec Ultra and Protec Extra engine oils.
IV-10-63bEsso Protec - The Real Story is Between the Lines (French Version). -- August, 1986. -- 33:19 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Introduction for sales agents and retailers of major new product - Protec Ultra and Protec Extra engine oils.
IV-10-64John Powell's endorsement of Esso Protec engine oil. -- August, 1986. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-65Esso through the years. -- October, 1986. -- Compilation of television commercials for dealer training purposes. -- VHS.
IV-10-66Arrow Transportation Company presentation. -- [ca. 1987]. -- �" videocassette. -- The company president discusses why the Arrow Transportation Company switched from Shell to Esso after 55 years for purchasing its fuel and lubricants.
IV-10-67Commitment to leadership - how to conduct an appraisal. -- 1987. -- 57 minutes. -- VHS. -- Discussion of Esso service and uniform standards and how to appraise customer service at both self-serve and full-serve service stations.
IV-10-68Product knowledge: fuel products. -- May 10, 1987. -- 7:04 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-69Product knowledge - engine oils. -- May 10,1987. -- Training for retailers on Esso engine oils - Esso Plus, Protec Extra, Protec Ultra, and Mobil 1.
IV-10-70Commitment to leadership - robbery/crime prevention. -- May 10,1987. -- 9:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-71Carburants Esso. -- May 10, 1987. -- 8:09 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- French version of Product Knowledge: Fuel Products.
IV-10-72The spirit of enterprise - short version. -- September 2, 1987. -- Betacam : master.
IV-10-73No trouble gasoline and retailer business. -- September 2, 1987. -- VHS.
IV-10-74Esso's Noranda presentation. -- October 30,1987. -- �" videocassette. -- Presentation about lube oils and fuel economy.
IV-10-75Esso revitalization - opening. -- 1988. -- 2:30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-76Esso - making a difference. -- 1988. -- 9:58 minutes. -- �" videocassette : Sub-master. -- Individual agents are featured using a Hockey Night in Canada theme.
IV-10-77Service challenge. -- February 12, 1988. -- 5:21 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Ben Walters demonstrates good service and wins the 1987 Esso Service Challenge. Prizes for the 1988 service challenge are described.
IV-10-78Esso top secret report. -- March 2, 1989. -- 3:05 minutes. -- VHS. -- Coupon redemption promotion using top secret pens.
IV-10-79Esso Petroleum Canada "project rainbow". -- March 7, 1989. -- 20:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Introduces new products and services including Esso Supreme Gasoline. Features Harvey Kirk and Lloyd Robertson.
IV-10-80In with the new. -- August 15, 1989. -- 9:30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Discusses Esso lubricants for Texaco retailers.
IV-10-81Esso/Texaco sure winners coupon book. -- October 10, 1989. -- VHS. -- Retailers promotional report.
IV-10-82Today's retailers talk about tomorrow's communications. -- [ca. 1990]. -- VHS. -- Saskatchewan.
IV-10-83Lubricant needs. -- 1990. -- 14:12 minutes. -- VHS. -- Discusses lubricant needs for customers Westar Mining, TransCanada Pipelines and Canadian Pacific Forest Products.
IV-10-84Retailers' trade show - Saskatchewan. -- 1990. -- VHS. -- Historical still photographs and footage of Esso and Texaco operations.
IV-10-85Product knowledge: engine oils and fuel products. -- January, 1990. -- 15:48 minutes. -- VHS. -- For re-branded stations.
IV-10-86Retailing for profits. -- April 30, 1990. -- VHS.
IV-10-87Esso - Saskatchewan. -- May, 1990. -- VHS. -- Esso operations and beautiful images of Saskatchewan scenery are shown to the music of Louis Armstrong's "It's a wonderful world."
IV-10-88Esso - Western Canada. -- May, 1990. -- VHS. -- Esso operations and beautiful images of western Canadian scenery are shown to the music of Louis Armstrong's "It's a wonderful world." Includes scenes of Calgary, Alberta.
IV-10-891991 consumer division plans and programs. -- [1991]. -- 8:31 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- 1991 service challenge winner Ben Walters talks to agents and associates about training and hiring, Esso products, and image standards.
IV-10-90One last look. -- 1991. -- 1:18 minutes. -- VHS. -- Highlights from Esso Petroleum Canada's 1991 associates meeting.
IV-10-91Customer service - we're all in this together. -- 1991. -- 14 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-92Compilation of television commercials and photographs of service stations for Saskatchewan retailer conference. -- April,1991. -- 47 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-93The tiger is back! - 1992. -- VHS. -- Historical (1965) and contemporary "tiger" commercials.
IV-10-94Introduction to retailers of proposed new uniforms. -- 1992. -- 11:28 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-95Esso all-stars road show. -- [ca. 1993]. -- VHS.
IV-10-96A short salute to grease. -- 1993. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-97A message from Bill Innes and Rick Dobson for Esso retailers. -- June, 1993. -- 14:31 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-98Full service home heat offer. -- September, 1993. -- 9 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-99Esso TV. -- September 10, 1993. -- 27:00 minutes. -- Plans for fall advertising using "we will move you" campaign.
IV-10-100Esso TV: part 1 - Rick Dobson. -- January 31, 1994. -- 16:00 minutes. -- betacam sp; Esso TV: part 2 - quality service and quality products. -- [ca. February, 1994]. -- 18:00 minutes. -- betacam sp.
IV-10-101Product quality - the Esso commitment - March 29, 1994. -- 10 minutes. -- VHS. -- Esso attendants who participated in the television commercial series get on the "tiger express bus" and travel to the Sarnia research facility. Advertisements still in production are shown.
IV-10-102Retailer communication - service. -- September, 1994. -- 40 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-103Retail automated payment system. -- September 15, 1994. -- 13 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-104The cold war continues - a guide to cold weather lubrication for heavy equipment. -- 1995. -- 17 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-105Tiger Days (training for retailers). -- 1995. -- 22:35 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-106Tiger Days (training for retailers). -- 1995. -- 28:30 minutes. -- VHS : French.
IV-10-107Tiger Days two (training for retailers). -- 1995. -- VHS.
IV-10-108Esso blanket coverage - let us tuck you in this winter. -- [ca. 1996]. -- VHS.
IV-10-109Home heat associate. -- [1996]. -- [ca. 20 minutes]. -- VHS.
IV-10-110Retailer communications. -- 1996. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Marketing Series.
IV-10-111Station on Elm Street (attendant training). -- 1996. -- 8:30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Merchandising and Advertising Series.
IV-10-112Esso pump island qualitative research. -- April 9, 1996. -- 19 minutes.
IV-10-113What do you suggest? - June, 1996. -- 16:55 minutes. -- Digital betacam : master.
IV-10-114Esso oil heat - wood version. -- July 29, 1996. -- VHS.
IV-10-115Selling more Supreme. -- Winter, 1996. -- 6 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-116Retailer communication. -- Winter, 1996. -- 22:00 minutes. -- VHS. -- Value proposition, Supreme, quality and commitment to leadership. Olympic Power Play (Attendant Training). -- 1997. -- 1:38 minutes. -- VHS. -- Merchandising and Advertising Series.
IV-10-117Order fulfillment. -- 1997. -- VHS. -- A conversation with Nick Prassoulis, Fulvio Santin, Kent Nicholson and Angela Acri.
IV-10-118Olympic power play compilation video. -- Fall, 1997. -- VHS.
IV-10-119Olympic power play merchandising video. -- 1998. -- 3:40 minutes. -- VHS. -- Merchandising and Advertising Series.
IV-10-120Drive Hawaii - keep the jeep. -- March-June, 1998. -- VHS. -- Contest to encourage use of the Esso Extra card.
IV-10-121Branded associate business - Consumer vision. -- November 27, 1998. -- 15minutes. -- VHS.
IV-10-122Wash World tunnel carwash - A Retail Training Program. -- 21:06 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-10-123Hydraulics. -- [ca. 15 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Program about the industrial uses of hydraulic oils developed by Imperial Oil.
IV-10-124Hydraulic oils - Univis N. -- VHS.
Series IV-11 Merger with Texaco. -- 1987-1991. -- 75 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of communications with employees, and tapes of workshops and presentations relating to the merger of Imperial Oil and Texaco.
IV-11-1Merging! The challenge of change. -- 1987. -- 15:32 minutes. -- VHS. -- Pritchett and Associates.
IV-11-2Managing change - Texaco/Esso merger. -- [ca. 1989]. -- 19:21 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-11-3aValues - part 1. -- [ca. 1989]. -- VHS. -- Teams of employees discuss the values of the new merged organization.
IV-11-3bValues - part 2. -- [ca. 1989]. -- VHS. -- Teams of employees discuss the values of the new merged organization.
IV-11-4Joining forces - "sign of the times". -- [ca. 1989]. -- 4:25 minutes. -- VHS. -- Historical montage containing images of Imperial Oil/Esso and Texaco.
IV-11-5Joining forces - merger planning workshop - an overview. -- 1989. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-11-6Joining forces - module 1. -- 1989. -- betacam.
IV-11-7Joining forces - module 2. -- 1989. -- 28 minutes. -- betacam : edited master. -- Arden Haynes.
IV-11-8Joining forces - module 3. -- 1989. -- 10 minutes. -- betacam : edited master. -- Bob Peterson.
IV-11-9Joining forces - module 4. -- 1989. -- 31 minutes. -- betacam : edited master. -- Bill Innes and Jim Selman.
IV-11-10Joining forces - module 5. -- 1989. -- 24 minutes. -- betacam : edited master. -- Jim Selman.
IV-11-11Joining forces - module 6. -- 1989. -- 23 minutes. -- betacam : edited master. -- Bill Veltrop.
IV-11-12Joining forces - module 7. -- 1989. -- 30 minutes. -- betacam : edited master. -- Ron Brenneman.
IV-11-13Texaco merger workshop. -- 1989. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Opening remarks at supervisor's merger workshop held in Calgary, Alberta.
IV-11-14aTexaco merger workshop - Geoff Nightengale part 1. -- 1989. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Supervisor's merger workshop held in Calgary, Alberta.
IV-11-14bTexaco merger workshop - Geoff Nightengale part 2. -- 1989. -- 11 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Supervisor's merger workshop held in Calgary, Alberta.
IV-11-14cTexaco merger workshop - Geoff Nightengale part 3. -- 1989. -- 55 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Supervisor's merger workshop held in Calgary, Alberta.
IV-11-15aTexaco merger workshop - Bill Vettrop part 1. -- 1989. -- 53 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Supervisor's merger workshop held in Calgary, Alberta.
IV-11-15bTexaco merger workshop - Bill Vettrop part 2. -- 1989. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Supervisor's merger workshop held in Calgary, Alberta.
IV-11-16Texaco merger workshop - closing comments by George Beyaire . -- 1989. -- 35 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Supervisor's merger workshop held in Calgary, Alberta.
IV-11-17Texaco in transition. -- April, 1989. -- 9:45 minutes. -- VHS. -- Jennifer Nelson interviews Bob Peterson, President of Texaco Canada, on questions concerning the breakthrough merger of Imperial Oil Limited and Texaco.
IV-11-18Why this merger? - April 19, 1989. -- 8:35 minutes. -- VHS. -- Arden Haynes address to annual general meeting 1989.
IV-11-19aMerger open house at 111 St. Clair part 1. -- June 8, 1989. -- betacam.
IV-11-19bMerger open house at 111 St. Clair part 2. -- June 8, 1989. -- betacam.
IV-11-19cMerger open house at 111 St. Clair part 3. -- June 8, 1989. -- betacam.
IV-11-20Interactive planning/management. -- October 30, 1989. -- VHS. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff presentation to Esso Resources in Calgary.
IV-11-21aCreating our corporate future - tape 1. -- 1990. -- 57:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Our changing concept of the world - part A.
IV-11-21bCreating our corporate future - tape 1. -- 1990. -- 25:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : our changing concept of the world - part B.
IV-11-22Creating our corporate future - tape 2. -- 1990. -- 41:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : system age view of the world.
IV-11-23aCreating our corporate future - tape 3. -- 1990. -- 47:35 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : typology of management - part A.
IV-11-23bCreating our corporate future - tape 3. -- 1990. -- 39:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : typology of management - part B.
IV-11-24aCreating our corporate future - tape 4. -- 1990. -- 56:55 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : introduction to interactive planning - part A.
IV-11-24bCreating our corporate future - tape 4. -- 1990. -- 36:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : introduction to interactive planning - part B.
IV-11-25aCreating our corporate future - tape 5. -- 1990. -- 55:55 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : operating principles of interactive planning - part A.
IV-11-25bCreating our corporate future - tape 5. -- 1990. -- 44:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Operating Principles of interactive planning - part B.
IV-11-26Creating our corporate future - tape 6. -- 1990. -- 50:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Ways to Control the Future.
IV-11-27Creating our corporate future - tape 7. -- 1990. -- 52:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Five Phases of interactive planning and Formulating the Mess.
IV-11-28aCreating our corporate future - tape 8. -- 1990. -- 54:10 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Content of Idealized Design - part A.
IV-11-28bCreating our corporate future - tape 8. -- 1990. -- 25:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Content of Idealized Design - part B.
IV-11-29Creating our corporate future - tape 9. -- 1990. -- 56:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Internal Market Economy.
IV-11-30Creating our corporate future - tape 10. -- 1990. -- 34:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Multidimensional Organization.
IV-11-31aCreating our corporate future - tape 11. -- 1990. -- 51:15 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Management Information Systems - part A.
IV-11-31bCreating our corporate future - tape 11. -- 1990. -- 16:10 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Management Information Systems - part B.
IV-11-32Creating our corporate future - tape 12. -- 1990. -- 47:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Decision Support Systems and Adaptive-Learning Management System.
IV-11-33aCreating our corporate future - tape 13. -- 1990. -- 57:35 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Concept of a Corporation - part A.
IV-11-33bCreating our corporate future - tape 13. -- 1990. -- 16:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff discusses : Concept of a Corporation - part B.
IV-11-34Esso Resources Canada - career development and merger placement processes. -- 1990. -- 16:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Doug Baldwin and Howard Agnew introduce the work alignment process.
IV-11-35Downstream and plus: A journey with Bill Innes. -- February,1990. -- 17 minutes. -- VHS. -- Discusses merger of Esso Petroleum Canada with McColl/Frontenac.
IV-11-36Downstream and plus - building a new culture Trinity theatre group presentation. -- February, 1990. -- 26:35 minutes. -- VHS. -- Niagara conference tape #2.
IV-11-37Downstream and plus - external speakers panel discussion. -- February, 1990. -- 39:16 minutes. -- VHS. -- Niagara conference tape #3.
IV-11-38Downstream and plus - external speakers question and answer period. -- February, 1990. -- 23:30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Niagara conference tape #4.
IV-11-39Downstream and plus - a way of working together: horizontal teams. -- February, 1990. -- 28:30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Niagara conference tape #5.
IV-11-40aEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 1A. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-40bEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 1B. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-41aEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 2A. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-41bEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 2B. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-42aEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 3A. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-42bEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 3B. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-43aEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 4A. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-43bEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 4B. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-44aEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 5A. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-44bEsso Petroleum Canada - EPC action conference tape 5B. -- July, 1990. -- �" videocassette : Timecode transfer from betacam original. -- Discusses steps to be taken during the next six months to become premier Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-11-45aRedesigning the future - industrial democracy - part 1. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 46:37 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-45bRedesigning the future - industrial democracy - part 2. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-45cRedesigning the future - industrial democracy - part 3. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 27:20 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-46aRedesigning the future - interactive planning - management. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 1:01 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Lecture #1 (Tape 1) - Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-46bRedesigning the future - interactive planning - management. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Lecture #1 (Tape 2) - Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-46cRedesigning the future - interactive planning - management. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 12 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Lecture #1 (Tape 3) - Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-47Redesigning the future - Doug Baldwin. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Doug Baldwin speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-48aRedesigning the future - interactive planning - part 1. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 58 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-48bRedesigning the future - interactive planning - part 2. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 1:01:36 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-48cRedesigning the future - interactive planning - part 3; and organization of planning - part 1. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- [ca. 60 minutes]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-48dRedesigning the future - organization of planning - part 2. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 1:01:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-48eRedesigning the future - organization of planning - part 3. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- 54:44 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-49Redesigning the future - additional remarks and penary discussion. -- January 30, January 31, February 1, 1991. -- [ca. 60 minutes]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Dr. Russell Ackoff speaking at Joint Industrial Council seminar.
IV-11-50Esso Resources Canada - The Road Ahead. -- April, 1991. -- 36:13 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- President and CEO Doug Baldwin speaks to employees about the 1990 merger and clarifies the direction for the future.
IV-11-51Managing Change - Retail Operations Merchandizing General Information. -- 19:21 minutes. -- VHS. -- Includes discussion guide to accompany video: More than just changing brands� a training program for sales supervisors.
Series IV-12 Motion picture films and television programs. -- 1946-1994. -- 39 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of videotape copies of films produced by Imperial Oil for public relations and educational purposes. Also includes some television and historical productions relating to the petroleum industry, some of which were sponsored by Imperial Oil.
IV-12-1aSearch unending. -- June, 1946. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-12-1bSearch unending. -- June, 1946. -- 20 minutes. -- Betacam sp.
IV-12-2aA mile below the wheat. -- [ca. 1948-1949]. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- The dramatic story of the discovery of oil at Leduc, Alberta in 1947. DVD available.
IV-12-2bA mile below the wheat. -- [ca. 1948-1949]. -- 15 minutes. -- Betacam. -- DVD available.
IV-12-3The seasons. -- [ca. 1953-1954]. -- 16 minutes. -- VHS. -- A nature film in which the camera records the changes in the seasons along the shores of Lake Simcoe. This film was chosen Film of the Year for 1954 by the Canadian Film Awards.
IV-12-4Most lovely country. -- [1958]. -- [ca. 30 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Film about British Columbia produced to help celebrate the province's centennial.
IV-12-5Oil for Canada. -- [ca. 1950s]. -- [ca. 15 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Film about transportation of oil by pipeline and tanker ships. Includes footage of South American operations.
IV-12-6aMural. -- 1957. -- 26:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- The three years of planning and painting that created one of Canada's biggest murals, a two-panel work by R. York Wilson in Imperial's head office that depicts the development of the oil industry in Canada.
IV-12-6bMural. -- 1957. -- 26:30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-12-715,000 people, 1,500 places. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-12-8Edge of evolution. -- 1974. -- 40 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- This motion picture demonstrates that there is a potential for life in every environment. Set mainly in Canada's arctic, it describes the evolution of muskeg. Best educational film Canadian Film and Television Awards, 1974.
The newcomers. -- [ca. 1976-1977]. -- [ca. 7 hours]. -- �" videocassette tapes. -- Series of motion pictures commissioned by Imperial Oil to mark its 100th anniversary in 1980. It examines the experience of inhabiting a new land through the re-creation of the actual experiences of or ordinary people at different times in Canada's past. Each film was telecast individually on the English and French networks of CBC between 1977 and 1979 and again as a series during 1980.
IV-12-9The newcomers promo. -- January 21, 1981. -- 30 seconds. -- �" videocassette.
IV-12-10aThe newcomers - prologue. -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- First nations.
IV-12-10bThe newcomers - 1740. -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- French.
IV-12-10cThe newcomers - 1832. -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Scots.
IV-12-10dThe newcomers - 1847. -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Irish.
IV-12-10eThe newcomers - 1911. -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Danes.
IV-12-10fThe newcomers - 1927. -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Ukrainians.
IV-12-10gThe newcomers. -- 1978. -- 58:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Italians.
IV-12-11The newcomers promo (French version). -- January 21, 1981. -- 30 seconds. -- �" videocassette.
IV-12-12aThe newcomers - prologue (French version). -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- First nations.
IV-12-12bThe newcomers - 1740 (French version). -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- French.
IV-12-12cThe newcomers - 1832 (French version). -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Scots.
IV-12-12dThe newcomers - 1847 (French version). -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Irish.
IV-12-12eThe newcomers - 1911(French version). -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Danes.
IV-12-12fThe newcomers - 1927 (French version). -- 58:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Ukrainians.
IV-12-12gThe newcomers. -- 1978 (French version). -- 58:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Italians.
IV-12-13The newcomers book launch. -- �" videocassette.
IV-12-14aLeaving something over. -- [ca. 1979]. -- 28 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Jake and Penny Sturgess and their baby live in the country. Yvon and Simone Carrier and their children have just moved to Montreal. Yet both families face the same task: reducing their energy consumption. With the help of a mysterious third party they discover that saving energy can be more fun than they thought. DVD available.
IV-12-14bLeaving something over. -- [ca. 1979]. -- 28 minutes. -- Beta. -- DVD available.
IV-12-15aLeaving something over (French version). -- [ca. 1979]. -- 28 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-12-15bLeaving something over (French version). -- [ca. 1979]. -- 28 minutes. -- Beta.
IV-12-16Frontier below. -- 1982. -- 19 minutes. -- VHS. -- A geologist who grew up in the oil industry explains the process of tertiary recovery techniques to a journalist. A series of flashbacks portray earlier methods of recovering oil and help explain the improvements that have been made in the techniques through applied research.
IV-12-17aBlowout at Atlantic #3 (1948). -- 1988. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-12-17bBlowout at Atlantic #3 (1948). -- 1988. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-12-18Petroleum: river of energy. -- 1989. -- 60 minutes. -- VHS. -- Traces development of Canada's petroleum industry from discovery of early tar pits to high technology manufacturing methods of the 1990s. By Access Network and SAIT.
IV-12-19The Devonian reef. -- 1994. -- 8:30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology program.
IV-12-20Syncrude - a Canadian success story. -- [1994]. -- 24:04 minutes. -- VHS. -- Peter C. Newman explores the little-known successes of this industry giant.
IV-12-21Petrolia - a history of the petroleum industry in Lambton county. -- 23:30 minutes. -- VHS.
Series IV-13

Refineries. -- [ca. 1975-1996]. -- 19 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of productions relating to Imperial Oil's refineries.

IV-13-1Sarnia refinery. -- [ca. 1975]. -- �" videocassette.
IV-13-2Refinery (Raffinerie) - French. -- 1975. -- 14 minutes. -- VHS. -- The operations of a modern Canadian oil refinery using animated sequences.
IV-13-3W.E.T. project at Dartmouth refinery. -- February 27, 1980. -- �" videocassette. -- ATV News .
IV-13-4Montreal refinery closure. -- 1983. -- �" videocassette. -- Gordon Thomson discussion suspension of Montreal refinery by the end of the year.
IV-13-5Refinery. -- 1985. -- 14:04 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Re Sarnia refinery.
IV-13-6Sarnia refinery 1985 and the challenge of the future. -- 1985. -- 35 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-13-7Sarnia refinery. -- 1986. -- 10:40 minutes. -- VHS. -- Gord Thomson and Bill Farrar speak to employees.
IV-13-8Sarnia refinery - a panel discussion with Gord Thomson refinery employees. -- 1987. -- 44 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-13-9Continuous improvement at Sarnia refinery. -- 1988. -- 12:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-13-10Refinery. -- [1989]. -- 13:33 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-13-11Sarnia refinery - a message for change. -- [ca. 1990]. -- VHS.
IV-13-12Sarnia refinery - a first quarter review. -- [ca. 1990]. -- 24 minutes. -- Betacam.
IV-13-13Ioco townsite - past and present. -- 1992. -- 31:40 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-13-14The winning proposition - the 1993 Solomon survey and the outlook for Sarnia refinery. -- 1993. -- 25 minutes. -- VHS
IV-13-15Ioco refinery. -- September 12, 1994. -- VHS. -- Wilkinson/Fischer visit re closure of the plant on June 30, 1995.
IV-13-16Crude reality - a record of life at Ioco refinery in the final months before closure on June 30, 1995. -- 1995. -- 75 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-13-17Sarnia site - a video tour. -- 1995. -- 8 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-13-18Refining and supply - profit improvement and cost reduction challenge. -- March, 1996. -- VHS.
IV-13-19Esso drop reel catalogue. -- VHS. -- Time code video which includes: Refinery at work; Sarnia refinery site tour; Finch terminal driver orientation; Nanticoke refinery site tour; Dartmouth refinery contractor orientation - part one; Exxon polymer technology centre; Ottawa loading terminal; Drive through of Strathcona refinery.
Series IV-14

Research. -- 1980-1990. -- 21 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of productions relating to Imperial Oil's product research and research centres at Sarnia, Ontario, and Calgary and Redwater, Alberta.

IV-14-1Sarnia research laboratory. -- 1980. -- 3:55 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Film footage of researchers - no audio.
IV-14-2Sarnia research laboratory. -- 1980. -- �" videocassette. -- Video of slide presentation.
IV-14-3Calgary research laboratory. -- 1980. -- �" videocassette. -- Video of slide presentation.
IV-14-4Ice gun tests. -- 1984. -- 6:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A look at the use of large water guns to form ice islands in the Beaufort Sea.
IV-14-5World scale technology. -- 1984. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- History of Imperial Oil Limited research in labs at Sarnia, Calgary and Montreal.
IV-14-6Checks and balances. -- 1985. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Employees in the Esso Research Centre are shown performing 18 different laboratory tests that gives us a better understanding of modern lubricants.
IV-14-7Low temperature engine oil research. -- May, 1995. -- VHS. -- Testing at Sarnia Research laboratories.
IV-14-8The cold war continues. -- October 2, 1995. -- 17:30 minutes. -- betacam sp. -- Discusses research into lubricants which can operate heavy equipment in cold weather.
IV-14-9Sarnia research centre - corporate presentation. -- October 29, 1985. -- 17 minutes. -- betacam : master.
IV-14-10Esso research centre - Sarnia (1 of 6). -- [October 30], 1985. -- 17 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Multi-image overview of the centre, including fuels, lube oil, specialty products and chemical technology groups, and the Process and Automotive Research Centre.
IV-14-11Chemical technology research at Sarnia research centre (2 of 6). -- October 30, 1985. -- 4:25 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master.
IV-14-12Lube process technology research at Sarnia research centre (3 of 6). -- October 30, 1985. -- 5:11 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master.
IV-14-13Fuels technology division at Sarnia research centre (4 of 6). -- October 30, 1985. -- 7:47 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master.
IV-14-14Specialty product technology research at Sarnia research centre (5 of 6). -- October 30, 1985. -- 6:45 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master.
IV-14-15Process and automotive research at Sarnia research centre (6 of 6). -- October 30, 1985. -- 8:07 minutes. -- �" videocassette : edited master.
IV-14-16Three research centres. -- April, 1986. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Multi-image overview of three research centres in Sarnia, Calgary and Redwater.
IV-14-17Performance in motion. -- May, 1989. -- May, 1989. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses Automotive Test Section of Esso Petroleum Canada's research facility at Sarnia, Ontario.
IV-14-18Esso Resources Canada research centre official opening - Calgary. -- April 5, 1990. -- 46 minutes. -- �" Videotape : master. -- Politicians at the occasion include Brian Mulroney and his wife Mila.
IV-14-19Esso Resources Canada research centre montage. -- April 5, 1990. -- 1:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Historical montage of research personnel and activities ending with new research centre at the University of Calgary. Compiled for use at the official opening.
IV-14-20Fuels division - Sarnia research centre. -- �" videocassette.
IV-14-21Essence 1,2,3. -- �" videocassette. -- 10minutes.
Series IV-15

Safety, security and health. -- 1980-1995. -- 117 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of productions relating to the safe handling and transporting of dangerous goods, workplace safety and security, and work-related employee health issues.

IV-15-1Cancer and chemicals - Two Perspectives. -- 1980. -- 30 minutes. -- Report produced for Exxon Chemical America by American Industrial Health Council.
IV-15-2Training/safety for home fuel delivery. -- [ca. 1980s]. -- 14:38 minutes. -- VHS. -- A training/safety film for Esso Associates.
IV-15-3A safety message from Bob Wilhelm. -- [ca. 1984]. -- �" videocassette. -- President of Esso InterAmerica Incorporated.
IV-15-4Imperial Oil Limited cohort mortality study. -- [ca. 1984]. -- 17 minutes. -- Dr. Jonas Kalinas presents the results of an occupational health study which compared mortality rates of 91 causes of death between Esso employees and the general population.
IV-15-5Driving in production operations. -- 1984. -- 9:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master. -- A look at proper driving procedures in the production department.
IV-15-6Floor warden's primer. -- 1984. -- 2:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Floor warden's duties during emergency evacuation from Esso Plaza in Calgary are detailed.
IV-15-7Our security�together it works. -- 1984. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette: master. -- Basic security at work including business ethics, computer and information security.
IV-15-8Security training film. -- 1984-1985. -- VHS.
IV-15-9Cargo handling training on Imperial Bedford. -- [ca. 1985]. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-10Emergency and operating procedures at Finch Avenue terminal, Toronto, Ontario. -- [ca. 1985]. -- VHS.
IV-15-11Lightering of PanArctic oil from MV Arctic to Imperial Bedford. -- August, 1985. -- 4 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-12Dangerous goods: how to use them how to move them - the strait goods. -- [ca. 1985-1986]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Introduction to training sessions on how to comply with new federal government regulations introduced in 1985.
IV-15-13Dangerous goods: how to use them how to move them - classification. -- [ca. 1985-1986]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses the nine classes of dangerous goods in new federal government regulations introduced in 1985.
IV-15-14 Dangerous goods: how to use them how to move them - safety marks. -- [ca. 1985-1986]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses safety markings for the nine classes of dangerous goods in new federal government regulations introduced in 1985.
IV-15-15 Dangerous goods: how to use them how to move them - documentation . -- [ca. 1985-1986]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses documentation required when shipping dangerous goods in order to comply with new federal government regulations introduced in 1985.
IV-15-16 Dangerous goods: how to use them how to move them - Regulations. -- [ca. 1985-1986]. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses new federal government regulations introduced in 1985.
IV-15-17Transportation of dangerous goods - tank car inspection. -- May 6, 1985. -- 8:40 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-18Transportation of dangerous goods - bulk dangerous goods by road. -- May 15, 1985. -- 8:46 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-19Transportation of dangerous goods - packaged dangerous goods. -- May 15, 1985. -- 9:55 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-20Transportation of dangerous goods. -- May 17, 1985. -- 15 minutes. -- �" videocassette: edited master.
IV-15-21Transportation of dangerous goods. -- May 24, 1985. -- 15:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-22Transportation of dangerous goods - a message from Gord Thomson. -- May 29, 1985. -- 2:11 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-23Aviation products handling. -- July 23, 1985. -- 13:55 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-24The irreplaceables. -- [ca. 1986]. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Discusses hand injury prevention in the workplace and in the home.
IV-15-25Emergency survival course. -- 1986. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Survival course put on at Tuktoyaktuk including classroom instruction, simulated accidents and water survival.
IV-15-26Emergency survival program. -- 1986. -- 20 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Various survival equipment and procedures are demonstrated in this program on northern climate survival.
IV-15-27Bomb threats. -- 1986. -- 12:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette. -- Contingency planning for bomb threat including procedures to follow if by telephone or letter.
IV-15-28Handling and transportation of dangerous goods - Atlas. -- January 15, 1986. -- 11:29 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-29Product loading. -- February 7, 1986. -- 5:12 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-30Product unloading. -- February 7, 1986. -- 4:34 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-31Spills and mixes. -- February , 1986. -- 4:30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-32Personal safety. -- February 10, 1986. -- 4:43 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-33Emergency response refresher. -- March, 1986. -- betacam. -- Produced for Esso Petroleum Canada, Esso Resources Canada and Esso Chemicals Canada.
IV-15-34Quality control (distribution). -- April 10, 1986. -- 11:52 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-35Tank car unloading. -- June, 1986. -- 14:44 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-36Marine transportation - personal safety. -- October, 1986. -- VHS - Harry Westlake and Richard Dupuis.
IV-15-37P.A.C.E. - A matter of conscience. -- December 10, 1986. -- 13 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-38Esso Resources Canada - Cold Lake safety orientation. [ca. 1987] - 40 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses safety on the Cold Lake 480 square kilometer lease and includes a good overview of the cyclic steam process.
IV-15-39Robbery/crime prevention. -- 1987. -- 9:30 minutes. -- beta : master.
IV-15-40First critical minutes. -- 1987. -- 13 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses what to do in the first critical minutes in the event of a spill.
IV-15-41Tank truck safety. -- 1987. -- VHS.
IV-15-42What's it all about? - 1987. -- VHS. -- Work place hazardous material information system overview.
IV-15-43Terminal field testing. -- April 29,1987. -- 22:34 minutes. -- betacam : master.
IV-15-44Planning for emergency needs using TEAP. -- May 22, 1987. -- 19:25 minutes; On scene relationships. -- 16 minutes; initial response. -- 20:33 minutes. -- [ca. 1987]. -- VHS.
IV-15-45WHIMIS: training for the petroleum industry. -- December, 1987. -- 24:04 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-46Asbestos management program. -- 1988. -- 3/4" videocassette : master. -- Examples of different places where asbestos is used in Esso Petroleum Canada's facilities; effects on health; and action steps taken to manage asbestos.
IV-15-47Blowdown and man-down exercise. -- 1988. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Training program for employees based on actual exercise at service rig in Cold Lake.
IV-15-48Safety training update. -- 1988. -- VHS. -- Esso Sarnia site.
IV-15-49WHIMIS: oil sands upgrading. -- [1988]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-50WHIMIS: oil sands mining. -- [1988]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-51WHIMIS: oil sands extraction. -- [1988]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-52WHIMIS: land-based rig. -- [1988]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-53WHIMIS: site specific gas plant. -- [1988]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-54WHIMIS: TBA warehouse. -- [1988]. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-55WHIMIS: bulk plant and warehouse. -- August 7, 1988. -- 15 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-56WHMIS introduction with Doug Baldwin. - [ca. October,1988]. -- 1:30 minutes. -- �" Videotape : master. -- Introduction to Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System, a new government legislative program which went into effect October 1, 1988.
IV-15-57Contractors safety. -- 1989. -- 10:06 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses contractor's safety on Esso construction worksites. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-58Esso SMART safety program. -- 1989. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS. -- SMART (Safety makes a responsible team) is geared to contract workers on Esso sites.
IV-15-59Powerline. -- 1989. -- 18 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Edited footage of a re-enactment of an actual event at Judy Creek Gas Plant which occurred May 30, 1989. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-60Site audits. -- 1989. -- 14 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A look at safety audits using specific field examples.
IV-15-61Making the difference: safe handling of anhydrous ammonia. -- February, 1989. -- VHS.
IV-15-62The zero in report. -- February, 1989. -- 13 minutes. -- VHS. -- Safety and health issues.
IV-15-63The zero in report. -- March, 1989. -- 9 minutes. -- VHS. -- Safety and health issues.
IV-15-64The zero in report. -- April, 1989. -- [ca. 10 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Safety and health issues.
IV-15-65The zero in report. -- June, 1989. -- 14 minutes. -- VHS. -- Safety and health issues.
IV-15-66The zero in report. -- July, 1989. -- [ca. 10 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Safety and health issues.
IV-15-67The zero in report. -- August, 1989. -- [ca. 10 minutes]. -- VHS. -- Safety and health issues.
IV-15-68CCPA responsible care. -- October 31, 1989. -- 5 minutes. -- VHS. -- Responsible management of chemical codes.
IV-15-69Alcohol policy workshop. -- November 20-22, 1989. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Esso Petroleum Canada, Imperial Oil Limited, and McColl-Frontenac. This tape includes opening/closing remarks from W.G. Farrar, Vice President Operations, Esso Petroleum Canada; R.B. Peterson, President and CEO, Imperial Oil Limited; and P.J. Levins, Vice President Human Resources, Imperial Oil Limited.
IV-15-70Canadian Chemical Producer's Association - Partner's in commitment. -- [ca. 1990]. -- 26:00 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-71CAER - The Sarnia Lambton program community awareness and emergency response. -- [ca. 1990]. -- 12 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-72CAER - The St. Clair region program. -- [ca. 1990]. -- 11 minutes. -- Beta.
IV-15-73CAER (Community Awareness Emergency Response). -- 1990. -- 13 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-74A disciplined approach�to emergency response. -- 1990. -- 14:33 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master.
IV-15-75Drive to survive - the Mike Frogley story. -- 1990. -- 13:35 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-15-76Bill Innes dialogue with members of alcohol policy workshop. -- January, 1990. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-77Why we need a substance abuse policy. -- January 22, 1990. -- VHS. -- Bill Innes address.
IV-15-78An eye towards safety. -- October 4, 1990. -- 23:17 minutes. -- betacam sp.
IV-15-79Operations integrity. -- [ca. 1991]. -- 17 minutes. -- VHS. -- The results of the 1990 operations excellence audits and EPC's response to the audit findings. Speaker is W.G. Farrar, VP Refining and Distribution.
IV-15-80aProfessional driver's guide to loss control. -- 1991. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS. -- Segments include introduction, circle check, loading, unloading, spills, mixes and personal safety.
IV-15-80bProfessional driver's guide to loss control. -- 1991. -- 30 minutes. -- betacam sp : master. -- Segments include introduction, circle check, loading, unloading, spills, mixes and personal safety.
IV-15-81Professional driver's guide to loss control. -- 1991. -- 8:52 minutes. -- VHS. -- Segments include attended agency and unattended agency.
IV-15-82Vapour recovery. -- August, 1991. -- 5:23 minutes. -- VHS. -- Esso Petroleum Canada refining and distribution division.
IV-15-83aIntroduction to alchohol and drug policy - Arden Haynes - tape 1. -- September 24, 1991. -- betacam.
IV-15-83bIntroduction to alchohol and drug policy - Arden Haynes - tape 2. -- September 24, 1991. -- betacam.
IV-15-84The transcaer safety train kickoff. -- October 1, 1991. -- VHS. -- Specially built train car to demonstrate the safe transportation of chemicals.
IV-15-85Transcaer: moving hazardous materials safely - a partnership that works. -- [ca. October,1991]. -- 10 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-86Alcohol and drug testing at Imperial. -- [ca. November,1991]. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS. -- Explanation of policy and procedures.
IV-15-87Imperial's alcohol and drug testing program press coverage. -- November 4, 1991. -- VHS. -- TVO Work Week.
IV-15-88Imperial's alcohol and drug testing program press coverage. -- November 13, 1991. -- VHS. -- CBC Newsworld Business World.
IV-15-89CBC News coverage of Imperial Oil's drug and alcohol policy. -- November 18, 1991. -- VHS.
IV-15-90Caisson island arrival briefing. -- [ca. 1991]. -- 9:10 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-91Exposure tracking and health information system. -- [ca. 1992]. -- VHS.
IV-15-92The spirit of information security. -- 1992. -- VHS.
IV-15-93CKCO News coverage of Imperial Oil's drug and alcohol policy. -- January 16, 1992. -- VHS.
IV-15-94Canadian Chemical Producers Association - a process for dialogue and outreach. -- 1993. -- VHS. -- Part of responsible care code which includes CAER (Community awareness emergency response), research and development, manufacturing, transportation, distribution, and hazardous waste.
IV-15-95Gasoline additive MTBE. -- January 19, 1995. -- 14 minutes. -- VHS. -- ABC-TV Day One segment on the gasoline additive which was making people ill.
IV-15-96Plant life - contractors safety orientation. -- 12 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses responsibilities for contractor's safety. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-97Safety and loss Control - Gordon Thomson. -- 5:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : Edited master. -- President of Esso Petroleum Canada.
IV-15-98No shortcuts to safety. -- 12:10 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-99Problem bears of the north. -- �" videocassette. -- Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom program on polar bears of Cape Churchill.
IV-15-100Safety in bear country. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Demonstrates carrying and deployment of a new aerosol bear repellent. No audio. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-101Lives on the line. -- 16:08 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Safety video for pipeline labourers.
IV-15-102Lives at stake. -- 10 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses safety for surveyors. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-103On the safe side. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses operations and safety regulations, policies and procedures for Beaufort Drilling Project. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-104Aircraft orientation. -- 7:18 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses passenger safety on Esso's Cessna Citation aircraft. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-105Aircraft orientation. -- 7:26 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Discusses passenger safety on Esso's Westwind aircraft. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-106What do we do now? - 10 minutes. -- Various emergency/accident situations are enacted to foster discussion about what actions to take. Esso Resources Canada.
IV-15-107Esso driver training hazard awareness. -- 31 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-108Community awareness and emergency response. -- 12 minutes. -- VHS
IV-15-109Confined space entry procedures. -- 60 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-110Safety for responders to marine oil spills. -- 20 minutes. -- VHS
IV-15-111Safe handling of petroleum products: the point of contact. -- 30 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-112Gas station security. -- 18 minutes. -- VHS.
IV-15-113Preventive measures. -- VHS: edited master.
IV-15-114Doing it right. -- 110 minutes. -- VHS. -- Proper underground tank installation; tank closure without tears; underground tank removal safety guide.
IV-15-115Management of underground storage systems - complete compilation. -- VHS.
Series IV-16

Stock footage. -- [ca. 1970s-1990s]. -- [ca. 300 videocassette tapes]. -- Series consists of unedited stock footage taken for various Imperial Oil productions. Please check with Archivist for further information.

Series IV-17

Subsidiaries and Competitors. -- [ca. 1970s-1990s]. -- [ca. 100 videocassette tapes]. -- Series consists of miscellaneous productions relating to Atlas Tires, Mr. Lube and Standard Oil/Exxon Mobil. Also includes tapes of competitor's television commercials. Please check with Archivist for further information.

Series IV-18 Technical training. -- 1984-1990. -- 26 videocassette tapes. -- Series consists of training videos for technical processes and procedures.
IV-18-1Chromatography - MC502 introduction. -- 1984. -- 62:09 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-2aChromatography - MC502 part 1. -- 1984. -- 62 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-2bChromatography - MC502 part 2. -- 1984. -- 62 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-2cChromatography - MC502 part 3. -- 1984. -- 53:20 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-3aChromatography - Group A part 1. -- 1984. -- 50:35 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-3bChromatography - Group A part 2. -- 1984. -- 50:35 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-4aChromatography - Group C part 1. -- 1984. -- 58:37 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-4bChromatography - Group C part 2. -- 1984. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-5Chromatography - Group D. -- 1984. -- 31:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-6aChromatography - Group E part 1. -- 1984. -- 49 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-6bChromatography - Group E part 2. -- 1984. -- 15:24 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-7Chromatography - Group F. -- 1984. -- 15:24 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Technical lecture given at Devon, Alberta on gas chromatography.
IV-18-8Mass transfer Pump. -- 1989. -- 27 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- An operator's guide to the mass transfer pump.
IV-18-9Meter proving. -- 1989. -- 7:50 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A step by step look at proper methods of meter proving for gas sampling.
IV-18-10Glass vessel/hot lime softener. -- 1989. -- 11:17 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A technical look at a glass vessel/hot lime softener. Experiments taped at the Cold Lake laboratory.
IV-18-11Overfill prevention valves. -- 1989. -- 15:00 minutes. -- �" videocassette.
IV-18-12aGas sampling - part 1. -- 1990. -- 60 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Training session on gas sampling.
IV-18-12bGas sampling - part 2. -- 1990. -- 30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Training session on gas sampling.
IV-18-12cGas sampling - part 3. -- 1990. -- 9 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Training session on gas sampling.
IV-18-13NGL and condensate sampling. -- 1990. -- 52 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Training session on NGL and condensate sampling.
IV-18-14MC503 controller board/gas chromatograph. -- 1990. -- 26:30 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Description of a piece of equipment used for analyzing gas.
IV-18-15Crude oil sampling. -- 1990. -- 29 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- Training session on crude oil sampling.
IV-18-16Orderly project development. -- 1990. -- 17 minutes. -- �" videocassette : master. -- A humorous look at poor and orderly project development in terms of purchasing and tendering.
IV-18-17Ecspert prototype demonstration. -- Computer system developed to aid in the contracting process.
IV-18-18Esso glycol test blotter. -- VHS.
IV-18-19Petro tite tank tester. -- VHS
Series IV-19

Texaco. -- [ca. 1970s-1980s]. -- [ca. 300 videocassette tapes]. -- Series consists of videotape productions and television commercials acquired by Imperial Oil when it bought and merged with Texaco Canada. Please check with Archivist for further information.

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