STK-ID 19576

Beaver trapping: MS of sign "Hudson's Bay Company" on building, TILT DOWN to women standing at doorway. MCS of Indigenous man holding supplies. LACU of man looking around. MLSs of men unloading boxes from boat into wagon, tractor-drawn wagon moving away. Shots of Indigenous men and one woman paddling in canoe. MS of small stream. Sequence showing two Indigenous trappers walking, one of them carrying beaver trap, men walking along water, preparing spot, setting up trap into water. MS of beaver dam on river. Sequence showing trappers removing trap from water, live beaver trapped, men tying straps to carry trap, men leaving site carrying trap.


Excerpt from
Placer Gold Mining
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