STK-ID 2741

Eye Witness No 63: Veteran Steamer Ends Record Service: CSs of parts of paddlewheeler "Minto", of paddle wheel churning water. Rear shot of pilot in wheelhouse, giant connecting rod turning paddle wheel, water bouncing off paddles. MSs of the "Minto" moving up river, wooded hills in background, approaching shore, anchoring a few feet from sandy beach, unloading car. Shot of freight train pulling into Arrowhead station in British Columbia. Shot of passenger train pulling in, passengers transferring to paddlewheeler. Shot of man transferring freight from train to "Minto". Shots of "Minto" steaming down river, approaching pier and camera.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 63, No. 60
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio