STK-ID 24629

[Title: The Prairies Wonderland] ESTABLISHING SHOTS of town of Prince Albert, gateway to new national park in Northern Saskatchewan (0:48). MLS of traffic and pedestrian in street (0:12). Opening ceremony Prince Albert National Park; MCS of Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King unlocking and opening log gate at park entrance (0:12). MSs of campers breaking up camp, carefully putting out fire (0:56). HAMLS of visitors setting out in canoes on lake (0:26). LAMCS of young black bear cub climbing tree, CS of child holding cub (0:25). MSs of hikers backpacking on trail, some carrying canoes (0:29). Various shots of men and women canoeing in bucolic settings, single engine biplane taking off from lake (1:59). Shots of two moose in shallows of lake (0:20). MS of sailing canoe crossing view (0:12). MS of man carrying canoe in trail followed by man with backpack (0:16). Visual of Prince Albert National Park; HAMLS of many visitors swimming, canoeing, sailing at "Big Beach" on Wakesui Lake (0:17). MLS of canoeists leaving for expedition on lake, BOATING MS pacing them paddling at a good pace (0:22). WS of sunset over Wakesiu lake (0:17). [End Title; titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
The Prairie's Wonderland
Prince Albert
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio