New Home For King Penguins 1953

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    Stanley Park Zoo, Vancouver.

    Canada's only collection of King Penguins are a gift from the Governor of the Falkland Islands.

    LS. GV. Crowds watching penguins. MS. Penguins walking round in file. MS. Penguins hobbling through doorway. LS. Women and children watching. LS. Keepers forcing penguins into water. MS. Spectators. CS. Penguins swimming in water, and then diving under. MS. Penguins frolicking in water and swimming after tit-bits thrown by spectators.

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    Media URN:
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2494.02
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    Black & White
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    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:11:00 / 01:06:22:00
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    UN 2535 E
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    UN 2535 E
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