STK-ID 22596

Shots of calèches in Quebec City, of field pieces firing salute. Shot of Detroit skyline, small boats in foreground. BOATING SHOTs of Windsor waterfront, large crowd. TRAVELLING LS of Detroit skyline, railway boxcars in foreground. ESTABLISHING SHOT of Sault-Sainte-Marie and Port Arthur, signs "Port Arthur, Sault-Sainte-Marie". Several shots of Woodbine Track in Toronto during running of Queen's Plate, of crowds in stands, trophies and people with cameras. Shots of horses parading with and without riders, of people flocking to the track. LS of horses running in distance. Shots in Chicago showing crowds, traffic just before appearance of Queen Elizabeth II. LAS of skyscraper, TILT DOWN to crowd. LS of Chicago skyline from lake. Shots of models of United States, Air Force and United States Army missiles exhibited at a fair. MLS of Conrad Hilton Hotel, crowd in foreground. ESTABLISHING SHOT of Vernon. TRAVELLING SHOTs of mountain country with glimpses of train as it moves through mountains, into tunnels. MS of facade of Banff Spring Hotel. LAS of coaches and trucks as train passes close to camera. Shot of sign "Field", of Field railway station, of train pulling in. (00/07/1959)


Excerpt from
Royal Tour
Sault-Sainte-Marie (Ontario), Vernon (British Columbia), Toronto, Quebec City, Detroit (Michigan), Thunder Bay
National Film Board
Available formats
HDCAM SR, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm original kodachrome, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080