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Across Canada in fifteen minutes
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- moving images
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Associated Screen News Ltd.
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[after 1928] (Creation)
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Travelogue. Travel film of sights from a train trip across Canada, including footage of Nova Scotia, St. John, St Andrew's, Quebec City, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Niagara Falls, Hamilton, Georgian Bay, a Great Lakes steamboat, Fort William, Kenora, Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Bassano Dam, Calgary, Edmonton, Banff, and Lake Louise. B.C. footage includes: the Spiral Tunnels at Field (with train passing through); Field; open-topped railway observation car with sightseeing passengers; Glacier; Mt. Sir Donald; Albert Canyon; train en route in Fraser Canyon; Vancouver (street scenes, Hotel Vancouver, Stanley Park, English Bay bathers); CPR steamers en route to and at Victoria; Legislative Buildings; Empress Hotel.
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A VHS reference copy is available for this item.
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Viewing notes in file F1991:01/004.
This appears to be a revised and updated version of the film accessioned as [ACROSS CANADA BY THE CPR]. Most of the direct promotional references to the CPR that appeared in the earlier film have been edited out of this version.
References: Listed in Browne, "Motion Picture Production in B.C.", entry #0005.
Accession number(s): F1991:01
sponsored/presented by: Canada. National Parks Branch; producing agency/company: Associated Screen News Ltd.
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- Coastwise shipping--British Columbia
- Empress Hotel (Victoria, B.C.)
- Fruit-culture--British Columbia
- Hotel Vancouver (Vancouver, B.C. : 1916-1939)
- Parliament Buildings (Victoria, B.C. : 1898- )
- Streetcars--British Columbia--Vancouver
- Railroad travel--Canada
- Hotels--British Columbia--Victoria
- Hotels--British Columbia--Lower Mainland