STK-ID 24592

Students of Timmins High and Vocational posing in cold of winter outside their school. Shots of public school children posing in front of school, of children lined up, snow falling. Shots of young children leaving public school, of Mayor and City Councillors on steps of City Hall. Shot of Sam Bucovetsky, founder and leading merchant of Timmins at his desk with his family. Interior shots of his stores, including clerks and merchandise. Exterior shot of his stores "WE SELL THE BEST FOR LESS". Interior shot of customers buying goods, being fitted for clothes. Truck entering alley leading to Bucovetsky warehouse. Men unloading dry goods from truck, placing them on shelves. Group shot of Sam and some of his many employees. CU of Sam puffing vapour from cold as he poses for camera.


Excerpt from
Timmins in the 1920's
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486