STK-ID 32402

Shots of Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) arriving in Port Arthur by launch, driving through town, looking over town from look-out. CUs of royal visitors visiting unidentified factory. Interior shots of banquet hall in Chicago, of banquet, royal party at banquet. Exterior shots of royal car, motorcade, of crowded sidewalks of Chicago. TRAVELLING SHOTs of motorcade "spearhead", motorcycle police, of royal cars moving on US highway, going through underpass. LS of Queen's arrival in Chicago Harbour, small boats, warships and royal yacht visible in bay. Sequence on visit of royal couple at Fort Henry showing review of garrison, of garrison going through its pace, royal dais in background some shots. HALS and closer shots of royal car driving up to look-out over town in the Rockies, of visitors looking over town. Various shots of royal visitors arriving by train at Banff Station, arriving at hotel. Shots of visitors at Chateau Lake Louise. Sequence on royal visit at Revelstoke showing royal couple chatting with members of the Rocky Mountain Rangers. (00/07/1959)


Excerpt from
Royal Tour
Chicago, Banff, Revelstoke, Thunder Bay
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080