STK-ID 16406

MS of Government House in Saint-John's, car driving through gates, policeman standing guard. Interior CSs of Lieutenant Governor Sir Albert Walsh and Joey Smallwood chatting after Smallwood was sworn in as Premier of Newfoundland. Sequence on Smallwood and his cabinet posing in group; (Left to right, seated: WJ Keough, Premier Joseph Smallwood, Honourable HW Quinton; standing: Gordon A Winter, Leslie R Curtis, Doctor HL Pottle, CH Ballam, Samuel J Hefferton, Philip Forsey, MJ Sinnott). Several MSs and MCSs of Premier Smallwood, looking pleased as punch, being interviewed by several reporters. (03/04/1949)


Excerpt from
Newfoudland Joins Canada
St. John's (Nfld)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486