STK-ID 5916

Dwight Eisenhower at the Canadian Club: HALS of cheering assembly, of dignitaries at table of honour in background, Stars and Stripes and Union Jack flags overhead. Shot of General Eisenhower finishing speech (sound). Shot of Prime Minister Mackenzie King answering (sound). MCSs of Dwight Eisenhower speaking after receiving honorary degree from University of Toronto. TILT UP Peace Tower. Shots of Dwight Eisenhower and dignitaries coming up steps of Parliament. Shot of Dwight Eisenhower and William Lyon Mackenzie King posing for camera before entering and holding press conference. Shot of East Block, Peace Tower and Centre Block visible in background. Sequence on Dwight Eisenhower and wife Mamie arriving at Hart House, University of Toronto, being met by Chancellor Cody and Principal Smith. Shots of Chancellor, Dr HJ Cody, General Eisenhower, Mrs Eisenhower and Dr Sidney Smith posing. Cody and Smith are wearing caps and gowns.


Excerpt from
Canadian News-ASN
Toronto, Ottawa
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio