Interview with Irene Wall

Title

Interview with Irene Wall

Description

Irene was born in 1935, grew up in St. Catharines and moved to Niagara-on-the-Lake after getting married to her husband John, who introduced her to tennis. In this interview she tells us about how she joined the NOTL Tennis Club in 1973 and has held a number of positions, including Secretary and Chairperson of the club, before becoming President for 13 years (1994-2007). Irene is still an active member in the Club and regularly plays tennis whenever she can.

Subject

Club Administration
Volunteerism
Municipal Government Relationships
Interclub Relationships
Community Relationships
Youth Program
Social Events

Date

2020-08-28

Format

video

Identifier

NTOH-006

Interviewer

Williamson, Adam

Interviewee

Wall, Irene

Language

English

Rights

Permission from the SOHA is required for publication or reproduction.

Conversion

This oral history interview was conducted digitally via Microsoft Teams. The video was edited in Adobe Premiere Pro, at which point an introduction sequence and question slides were added, and the interviewer's video and audio removed.

Duration

00:00:09

Files

irene.PNG


Citation

“Interview with Irene Wall,” Sport Oral History Archive, accessed January 18, 2022, https://sportoralhistory.ca/items/show/67.