STK-ID 5829

Sequence on Empress of Australia arriving at Quebec City, side view of ship moving across frame, CU of Captain, LAMS of passengers coming down gangplank. MLS of 15th Artillery battery firing salute in Stanley Park in Vancouver. Sequence on parade in Vancouver showing various floats and marching band walking through Confederation Arch and past camera. HA PAN over Hastings Park, 3000 children collectively forming words on park grounds. Shot of Lieutenant-Governor Theodore Arthur Burrows of Manitoba delivering King's message from dais in Winnipeg. Sequence on parade showing HAS of Highlanders marching and various floats moving on street. Night sequence of large bonfire on center Island in Toronto Harbour. Sequence on float parade, cut to LAMS of Lieutenant Governor William Donald Ross of Ontario doffing his hat. HALS of Highlanders marching in parade. MCS of Lieutenant Governor Ross posing with unidentified man and woman. MCS of Mayor Tommy Foster of Toronto sending letter to Ottawa Mayor via Gladstone runners. Shot of runner taking off with dog running along. [titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Canada's Diamond Jubilee
Winnipeg, Vancouver (city), Toronto, Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486