STK-ID 33761

Various shots from different angles along a canal at Upper Canada Village of a horse guided by a man pulling canal boat "Marguerite" and of few people aboard boat wearing historic costumes, of boat arriving at Fort with people debarking. Various CSs, MSs of men in old style clothing drinking at Upper Canada village tavern. CS of a painting on the wall. TILT DOWN CS on old man's face. TILT DOWN CS on old penknife and PAN MS of a firearm. MS of two old men playig checkers. Several shots at Upper Canada Village printing office of a man and a woman at work in old time clothes printing the "proclamation" dominion of Canada, day of rejoicing sheet, doing various printing operations. Exterior MS of a woman in old time clothes running into the "Gazette printing office". MS of another woman walking out of a building, picking up a flower in garden and going back inside building.


Excerpt from
Four Centuries: The Firearm in Canada
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio