• Short Summary

    The King and Queen continue Royal Tour of Canada, they visit Calgary, Vancouver and Victoria.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "THE ROYAL TOUR OF WESTERN CANADA"

    L/S's of King George VI (Duke of York / Prince Albert) in Calgary being greeted by native tribesmen of the Bloods, Stonies and Sar-sees. M/S's of the the King and Queen Elizabeth (Duchess of York / Queen Mother) walking with Mounties.

    L/S's and M/S of the King and Queen relaxing on a balcony at Banff, high in the Rocky Mountain's, they are seen chatting to the Canadian Prime Minister Mackenzie King. Good L/S of the spectacular snow covered mountains

    L/S of the King and Queen being driven through the streets of Vancouver to loud cheers from the huge crowds. Group shots of the royal couple standing with several dignitaries. Good M/S of the King and Queen on board the steamer the 'Princess Margaret' they head towards Victoria the Capital of British Columbia. They are escorted by several warships of the Royal Canadian Navy. Several shots of the King and Queen on walkabout in Victoria. L/S of the King in Beaconhill Park presenting Colours to the Royal Canadian Navy. Good M/S of the King saluting as member as members of Navy march past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1009.31
    Media URN:
    14330
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:30:00 / 01:39:36:00
    Canister:
    39/47

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