CNE

Item number (ISN):
357228
Fonds/collection:
WILLIAMSON, R.W.

General access conditions for collection

Consultation:
Open
Reproduction access:
  • With written permissions / Avec les permissions écrites
Remarks:
  • 1. These films had been given to C.W. Woodley.
Accession number:
2004-0151
Media:
Film
Title:
CNE
Part:
1 of 1
Production date:
1936 ?
Production company:
  • R.W. Williamson (Photographer)
Production Credit:
  • photography, R.W. Williamson
Description:
  • Film depicting people at the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) in Toronto. Opening title reads: "From the Cine library of R. Williamson Jr." This amateur film starts in black-and-white, showing a series of quick shots of: crowds at the CNE; buildings; Ferris wheel and other Midway rides; baboon; young women in frilly dresses on a stage; close-up of the hands of a ticket taker; sign "Ride the Flyer"; point-of-view shots from a wooden roller coaster; more shots of Ferris wheel; views of CNE grounds shot from top of the ferris wheel; close-up of the feet of man on a ride; balloons; poster for the 1936 CNE; and a neon sign at night. This is followed by colour footage of the same approximate time period, showing: statue [of Ned Hanlan]; fountains; huckster; people walking in front of the Food Building; Midway; freak show façades; posters; men speaking into microphones to entice fair-goers into the shows; baboons in costumes; more Midway rides; dancer; children on rides; elephants; children riding on little elephants; more balloons; crowds watching a parade; marching band; people riding on a two-car trolley bus; women and children; more parade scenes; newsreel cameraman Roy Tash filming the parade from the top of an Associated Screen News truck; man with dogs; and more scenes of marching bands. Closes with title "The End". <11mn 39s>
Language:
  • Silent
Restrictions on Consultation:
No Restrictions / Pas de restrictions
Source:
DSINTRNL - 357228

Detailed Holdings

Vault ISN: 403688

Format:
FILM
Location number:
    • 2004-11-0009
Number of items:
1
Gauge:
8MM
Kind of Sound:
SIL
Colour:
Colour
Stock:
ORIG
Footage:
143FT
Max. shrinkage:
1%
Made from:
    • DEPOSIT
Status:
MASTER

Vault ISN: 415720

Format:
VIDEO
Location number:
    • V7 2005-10-0163
Number of items:
1
Duration:
46:12
Scan Mode:
MINI DV
Made from:
    • 2004-11-0010
    • 2004-11-0009
    • 2004-11-0006
Status:
MASTER

Vault ISN: 415721

Format:
VIDEO
Location number:
    • V8 2005-10-0001
Number of items:
1
Duration:
46:12
Scan Mode:
DVD
Made from:
    • 2004-11-0006
    • 2004-11-0009
    • 2004-11-0010
Status:
MASTER

Vault ISN: 603832

Format:
FILM
Location number:
    • 2012-10-0008
Number of items:
1
Gauge:
35MM
Kind of Sound:
SIL
Colour:
Black & White
Stock:
DUPE
Technical Description:
NEG
Footage:
254FT
Made from:
    • 2004-11-0009
Status:
PRT.ELEM

Vault ISN: 629958

Format:
FILM
Location number:
    • 2013-04-0009
Number of items:
1
Gauge:
35MM
Kind of Sound:
SIL
Colour:
Colour
Stock:
DUPE
Technical Description:
INTERNEG
Footage:
455FT
Made from:
    • 2004-11-0009
Status:
PRT.ELEM
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