STK-ID 5513

Various shots of parade, bands, majorettes on main street in Moncton. Various shots of "Franconia" at pier in Saint John harbour, people looking up from pier, people looking down from ship. MLS of "Franconia" moving out to sea, people waving in foreground. Side MS of people waving. Shot of Provincial Legislature in Fredericton. MS of rough rocky slope, clusters of fishermen's dwellings, other buildings built among the rocks, patches of snow. Closer shot of rocky shore, buildings at top, snow patches, twin streams of water flowing down. Three shots of ice-covered water, rocky shore in background, boat on wharf, reddish shot of body water at sunset, silhouettes of two points of land in foreground, far shore in distance, calm water. Various MCSs of ships at piers, large freighters in background, tugboat in foreground, pier. MCSs of government ship "Montmorency" at pier. MLS of "Montmorency", port clutter in foreground. Cut to dilapidated frame house. Shot of rocky shoreline, town, hills in background. Closer shot of rocky shoreline, of cluster of shacks propped up on long poles, clinging to steep rocky bank.


Excerpt from
Canadian Historical Pavilion
Newfoundland and Labrador, Saint John (New Brunswick), Moncton, Fredericton
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio