• Short Summary

    Footage of the King and Queen's royal tour of Canada.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "THEIR MAJESTIES TOUR - TORONTO AND WINNIPEG"

    L/S's of King George VI (Duke of York / Prince Albert) and Queen Elizabeth (Duchess of York / Queen Mother) walking amongst large crowds of people at the Riverdale Park race course in Toronto, Canada. L/S's of a horse race underway watched by the royal couple. L/S's of the kings Plate horse race in progress which is won by Archworth. L/S and M/S of the King and Queen presenting the a silver trophy to the winning owner Mr George McCullagh.

    Good L/S's and M/S's of the King and Queen visiting ex-servicemen at the Christie Street Hospital. The Queen talks to veterans. L/S of the governor of the Hudson Bay Company presenting the King with two black beaver skins and two Elk heads in Winnipeg. L/S's of the King and Queen waving at large crowds form a balcony.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1009.20
    Media URN:
    14319
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:49:00 / 01:24:35:00
    Canister:
    39/46

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