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Farm poultry in British Columbia
Documentary. "REEL ONE: Choosing a cockerel at a Fall Fair (looks Like Saanichton Fall Fair). A chicken yard. How to set eggs on the family farm. Making a hatching nest. Three weeks later - hatched chicks. A successful hawk trap from England....
Parasites of the European corn borer
Instructional film. Story of the introduction of the European corn borer to America and subsequent attempts to control its destruction of corn crops. Natural parasites of the insect were brought to Canada.
Documentary. "'Suffolk rams, shoring massiveness and great strength, with strong hams.' Two rams being shorn on both sides, front and back, and their features being pointed out with captions and a man with a pointer. Flock of Suff...
Documentary. "Hop growing near Sumas in the Fraser Valley, sixty miles east of Vancouver. White and Indian workers. The film shows hop cultivation from early shoots until the hops, picked and threshed in a warehouse, are sacked and loaded o...
[Scenes from British Columbia] : [5 film items]
Five short film items, spliced together onto a single reel. The items were described individually and collectively in Colin Browne's "Motion Picture Production in B.C." and Dennis J. Duffy's "Camera West".
Grading and packing apples -- Vancouver Winter Fair
Footage. ". . .contains shots of girls and conveyor belts, grading and packing apples, lots of close-ups. Crates being sealed and labels stuck on. Shot of a couple holding up two huge apples. Others come along and pose with the apples."...
[Fish, falls and flumes]
Footage. Scenes of boats, floats, swimmers, fish, falls, flumes and sheep. A passenger steamer also appears.
Forest fire control
Documentary. Detecting and fighting forest fires, including fire fighting procedures and air patrols. A De Havilland DH-4 airplane is used.