STK-ID 7189

[Remark: These scenes were taken in the Spring of 1945. Although there is no snow in evidence, trees indicate Spring.] Several good shots from different angles of Parliament Buildings and Peace Tower. CS main entrance to Parliament Buildings and LAS of Tower and Clock. Excellent shot of rear view of Parliament Buildings as seen from centre of fast flowing (Spring high water) Ottawa River. Good shot of Dominion Observatory showing upper dome and telescope housing unit. Two shots of modern, residential houses along Driveway, Ottawa. Good shot EB Eddy Mill, Hull silhouetted against an evening sky. Pulp wood and elevator standout. Excellent shot of pole and telephone and telegraph wires, silhouetted against sky. Good shot of two river tugs, anchored at base of canal.


Excerpt from
Cities Of Canada, Ottawa
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio