STK-ID 4971

Eisenhower visit (00/11/1953): MLSs of Prime Minister Louis Saint-Laurent introducing President Dwight Eisenhower to House of Commons, of Ike speaking. Two shots of Governor General Massey in state regalia arriving for opening of Parliament in official coach, inspecting guard of honour. Sequence on President Dwight Eisenhower and wife Mamie arriving at Union Station, being greeted by Governor General Vincent Massey, Prime Minister Louis Saint-Laurent, Jeanne Saint-Laurent. TILT DOWN of Peace Tower. Shots of crowds, newsmen, Union Station. Sequence on President Dwight Eisenhower of United States inspecting guard of honour, laying wreath at cenotaph, planting tree at Government House, arriving at park.


Excerpt from
Canadian Newreels - ASN (Canada-US Relations)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 16 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 16mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486