Item F1983:07/002 - A date with British Columbia

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A date with British Columbia

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  • moving images

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British Columbia. Dept. of Recreation and Conservation. Photographic Branch

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  • [ca. 1958] (Creation)

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1 film reel (ca. 18 min ; ca. 600 ft) : release print, colour, sound ; 16 mm and additional film elements

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The item is a release print of a film travelogue, made around 1958. It follows a visiting family on a camping trip in B.C. The cities of Victoria, Nanaimo, Vancouver, Chilliwack, Penticton and Kelowna are shown briefly, but the main focus is on the government campsites visited.

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A digital copy is available. Please contact staff for further information.
A VHS reference copy is available for this item, V1986:06 REF
U-Matic video master, V1986:06
Betacam SP video sub-master, V1986:06/002

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Copyright Government of British Columbia.

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Content notes in file F1983:07/002.

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General note

References: Listed in Duffy, "Camera West", entry #D/04.

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Accession number(s): F1983:02; F1983:07; F1986:25

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Previously described as AAAA0926

Credits note

producing agency/company: British Columbia. Dept. of Recreation and Conservation. Photographic Branch; photography: Bernard H. Atkins; writer: Harry P. McKeever; narrator: Charles Herring; director: Bernard H. Atkins

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Additional elements include:
F1983:02/006.01a - original reversal A-roll
F1983:02/006.01b - original reversal B-roll
F1983:02/006.02 - fine grain duplicate negative
F1983:02/006.04 - B-wind negative track (optical track)
F1983:02/006.06 - dub master (polyester) (magnetic track)
F1986:25/023 - composite print

F1983:02/006.03 - A-wind

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