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BOOK PROCEEDS BENEFIT MINERSí MUSEUM AND MEN OF THE DEEPS
SYDNEY (NS) Ė September 28, 2012 - Pit Talkthe many contributions that Cape Breton miners have made to shaping an islandís culture and a nationís economy.
The book was written and edited by former journalist, Ian McNeil, with creative design by ICON Communications.
The project was made possible by the financial and material support of several partners, including Enterprise Cape Breton Corporation (ECBC). Proceeds from the sale of the book have been matched by ECBC and are being donated to the Cape Breton Minersí Museum and The Men of the Deeps.
Pictured below at a recent cheque presentation is Gerard Shaw of ECBC, Ian McNeil, Tom Miller of the Minersí Museum, Angus MacMullin of the Minersí Museum, Alfie Matheson of the Men of the Deeps and ECBC CEO John Lynn.
Enterprise Cape Breton Corporation offers programs in support of economic development initiatives and is responsible for delivering ACOAís programs on Cape Breton Island and in the Mulgrave area.