• Short Summary

    Various shots of the Canadian Olympic skating champion, Barbara Ann Scott, in a rapturous reception on the streets of Ottawa

  • Description

    Ottawa, Canada

    LS Overhead shot of procession of cars and M/C escort passing along crowded Ottawa streets.

    MS Barbara Ann Scott being escorted to her decorated car by the Mayor of Ottawa.

    MS Sign "Welcome home Barbara Ann Ottawa's Sweetheart".

    MS Mayor presenting Barbara with Freedom of Ottawa. (Nat. sound).

    MS Barbara replying (Nat. sound).

    MS Barbara waving to crowds.

    MS Barbara waving to crowds whilst standing in car.

    MS Overhead shot of mounted escort preceding Barbara Ann.

    MS and CU. Crowds cheering.

    Comb. Neg. Dupe F/G.

    Note: Date on the original paperwork reads: 15/3/48. Some of the shots of the procession have sections with sound, several shots are repeated.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2423.06
    Media URN:
    66898
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:05:00 / 01:13:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 1912 A

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