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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Canadian Parliament Opens".

    Ottawa, Canada.

    LV Tower of the Canadian Houses of Parliament, Ottawa.

    Exterior MV Viscount Harold Alexander, Governor General and wife walking up steps. CU He shakes hands with Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent.

    Pan of Black Rod. MV He knocks on door of House of Commons. MV Members sitting down. MV Sergeant at Arms carries mace towards Senate Chamber.

    LV Entering Senate Chamber. Elev. shot looking down on Senate Chamber.

    MV Members listening. LV & CU Lord Alexander sitting on throne reading. CU. MacKenzie King.

    Top shot procession coming out of Chamber.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45716
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1405.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:37:00 / 01:17:28:00
    Canister:
    49/11
    Sort Number:
    49/011
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  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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