• Short Summary

    Prince Philip tours America to raise funds for the Children's Variety Club and Children's Hospitals.

  • Description

    New York skyline. Duke transfers to a helicopter and flies over the city. Down town and a visit to textile manufacturers. He talks to the crowd as he leaves. The Flower 5th Children's
    Hospital. Meeting children and being presented a picture.

    Canadian flag. Downtown Toronto. He visits "Variety Village". Students work on typewriters and metalwork. At a function he meets Admiral Bonham Carter. Presentations and meetings. Royal York Hotel Fund raising meeting. Shots of guests and Victor Borger and massive audience.

    Duke disembarks at Ottawa. He is met by the Gov. Gen. George Vaniere (?) and Premier Lester Pearson and Sir John Hunt. He departs in a Limo to the Governors Residence. The Duke presents Gold Medal Awards to 18 young men. Farewells at the airport and the Duke fly's back to the UK.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2835.04
    Media URN:
    82624
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:10:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:13:00 / 02:00:37:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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