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Item : MI-221 - RCMP Musical Ride

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RCMP Musical Ride

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  • Moving images

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Eileen Brennan

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  • Statements of responsibility: Film attributed to Eileen Brennan.
  • Source of title proper: Title taken from film box.

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AM1487-: MI-221

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  • 1958 (Creation)
    "JUL 1959" processing stamp on film box.

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Physical description

1 film reel (3min., 44sec.; 30.723 m): acetate, Anscochrome, colour, silent; 16mm.

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Item is an amateur film documenting the 1958 Vancouver RCMP Musical Ride. It contains footage of police on horses perfoming in formation at Hastings Park racetrack in front of an RCMP conducted band and a crowd. Houses in the Hastings-Sunrise area to the east of Hastings Park are also shown.

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Running time is calculated at 18 frames per second (standard for silent film). No narrative captions.

Immediate source of acquisition

Transferred from BC Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in 2009.


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Available as a digital file

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Original film is not available for viewing.

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Master copy formerly located at 726-B-06.

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  • Freezer: F09-E-19
  • Box: 708-B-06
  • Box: 726-B-01