STK-ID 11418

Rear view of guards regiment drawn up on Parliament Hill, centre block in background, Governor general Georges Vanier on steps in exterior. LS similar shot but closer to soldiers as flag is dipped and Governor General salutes. Two LSs of Vanier inspecting the guards. HAS FOLLOW SHOT of press photographer hurrying to get good shot of dignitaries in lower foreground. East block can be seen in background. HAMS of official Landau with Governor General Vanier and wife Pauline Vanier riding. Parliament Buildings, soldiers in background. Various good shots of soldiers marching on field on Parliament Hill, of Governor General inspecting. MS of Prime minister John Diefenbaker and other man entering Senate, of Governor General's party coming out of Senate.


Excerpt from
Georges P. Vanier: Soldier, Diplomat, Governor General
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio