Title and statement of responsibility area
General material designation
- Moving images
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Title statements of responsibility
Film created by Andrew Syme.
- Source of title proper: Title transcribed from film case.
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Edition statement of responsibility
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Statement of scale (cartographic)
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
- Syme, Andrew
- Date transcribed from film case. Stock date on the film is 1972.
Physical description area
1 film reel (11 min., 43 sec.; 45.7 m) : acetate, original, reversal (Kodachrome), col., silent ; 8mm
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Archival description area
Name of creator
Film was acquired by William Gardner from his brother-in-law Andrew Syme.
Scope and content
Item is an amateur film made in May 1973 documenting Vancouver and West Vancouver. The footage of downtown Vancouver streets taken from a car shows Georgia Street at Thurlow Street, looking east, and Georgia Street heading west from Howe to the Stanley Park Causeway. Footage of downtown streets taken on foot shows Granville Street at Robson Street looking South and the intersection of Granville and Georgia Streets. Landmarks shown include the Marine Building, Hotel Vancouver, Georgia Medical Building, Toronto Dominion Tower, the fountain at the Vancouver Art Gallery, totem poles at Stanley Park, the Lions Gate Bridge and the exterior of the Vancouver Museum. Other places filmed include Vanier Park, Coal Harbour, Chinatown streets and businesses, and Water Street in Gastown. West Vancouver footage includes Lighthouse Park, Eagle Harbour, and views of West Vancouver from Burrard Inlet.
Condition report on file.
Immediate source of acquisition
Film was donated by William Gardner in 2004.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Availability of other formats
Available as a digital file
Restrictions on access
Original film is not available for viewing.
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Standard number area
Place access points
Name access points
- Syme, Andrew (Creator)
Genre access points
Digital object metadata