• Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip enjoy a warm welcome on their tour of Canada.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Royal Tour".

    Ottawa, Canada.

    TV Royal car driving through crowded streets in Ottawa. GV Ottawa Parliament Building. SV Royal car stops outside entrance. CU Child with flag. LV Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh walk up steps to Parliament Building. SV Flags on building. SV Intr. Queen Mary's carpet. SV Princess speaking 'I am very pleased that the carpet is to find its home here in Ottawa, because I know you will value it not only as a work of art, but also as a personal link with my father's house. It is, therefore, with great pleasure Mr Mawsey, that I hand this into your keeping.". LV Princess walks away from mike. CU Queen Mary's carpet.

    Toronto, Canada.

    GV Mass of school children cheering in exhibition grand stand in Toronto. SV Sergeant G Tombs, Kings Regt. VC being presented to Elizabeth and Philip. SV Mass of children cheering. SV Elizabeth and Philip driving past cheering children and grand stand. LV Riverdale Park,Toronto. SV 9 year old Sandra Creber of Toronto presenting bouquet to Princess. CU Sandra Creber. SV Towards and pan Princess and Philip past cheering children. SV Towards and pan driving past cheering children.

    Niagara Falls, Canada.

    LV Niagara Falls. GV Crowds around Falls. LV Princess and Duke looking at Falls. SV Duke signs book. LV Niagara Falls. SV Royal Party in macs looking at Falls. SV Princess looking at Falls. SV Philip at Falls. GVs and LV Royal party looking at Falls. (3 shots).
    (Additional scenes also in UN 2400 A and B) (Mute.F.G.) (Orig.H.) Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:15:00 / 01:22:39:00

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