STK-ID 36738

Shots of Kennedy and wife, with governor general Georges Vanier and wife in gala dress receiving visitors, shaking hands, chatting briefly. Shots of President Kennedy and wife, governor general Vanier and wife and Prime Minister John Diefenbaker and wife posing at get-together at US embassy. Various LSs of Peace Tower, Centre Block, from Wellington Street, from inside gates. Shot of crowd on Parliament Hill, man waving small Stars and Stripes. MLS of Pauline Vanier and Jackie Kennedy arriving in visitors' gallery in House of Commons. Various HAMLSs of Diefenbaker introducing Kennedy, of Kennedy speaking, of applause.


Excerpt from
Visit to Ottawa of President Kennedy
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486