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Item : MI-122 - City Lights Etc.

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City Lights Etc.

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  • Moving images

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Film shot by William Gardner.

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  • Source of title proper: Title taken from film case.

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AM1487-: MI-122

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  • [1964-1965] (Creation)
    Gardner, William
    Date taken from film case.

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Physical description

1 film reel (13 min., 34 sec.; 150 m) : acetate, original, reversal (Kodachrome), col., silent ; 8mm

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Item is an amateur film documenting Vancouver city lights at night in 1964, including several neon signs and Theatre Row on Granville Street. The film also contains snow scenes and footage of the William Gardner family at Capilano Road in North Vancouver in December 1964 and January 1965, and footage of the family at their West Vancouver home between May and July 1965.

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Weak splices have been repaired. New head and tail leader have been added. Film has been wound onto a core and stored in a polypropolene container.

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Item was donated by William Gardner in 2004.


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Available as a digital file

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Original film not available for viewing.

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  • Box: F14-B-37
  • Box: 708-B-04
  • Box: 726-B-04