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Item : MI-230 - Vancouver, BC
Part of City of Vancouver Archives moving image collection
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- Moving images
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Produced by Dominion Films.
- Source of title proper: Title is based on captions in the film.
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1 film reel (2min., 40sec.; 30.5m) : acetate, original, reversal, work print, col., si. ; 16 mm
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Item is a documentary film documenting bridges, Vancouver Harbour, the Stanley Park (B.C.) seawall, and maritime traffic around Vancouver. The film includes footage of False Creek, the Granville (Street) Bridge (3rd, 1954-), the Burrard Bridge (1932-), the Lions Gate (First Narrows) Bridge (1938-), the Second Narrows Highway Bridge (1960-), the Stanley Park seawall and sculptures including Elek Imredy's sculpture Girl In A Wetsuit and the replica figurehead of the RMS Empress of Japan, the shipping facilities at Vancouver Harbour, and the seabus terminal. The film also includes footage of boats and ships including a sailboat, tugboat, cruise ship, seabus, ferry, and cargo ships.
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Immediate source of acquisition
Transferred from UBC Rare Books and Special Collections on January 21, 2010.
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Also available as DVD, MPEG2 file, Digital Betacam
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Original film is not available for viewing.
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- Alpha-numeric designations: UBC Rare Books and Special Collections' accession number was M01-19.
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