Footage Information

British Pathé
Unissued / unused material.

Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) on Royal Tour of Canada - Saskatoon to Montreal.


Various shots of crowd and welcome banner. Elizabeth and Philip leave station with Mayor Mills, they inspect Guard of Honour and receive gift of silverware from city. Several shots Royals shaking hands with officials. Various shots of Rivers, Manitoba. Royals at Joint Air Training Centre. Crowd. Elizabeth and Philip inspect Air Force Guard. Royal car drives away. Various shots Elizabeth and Philip visiting Deer Lodge Military hospital, they see patients. Elizabeth and Philip get into aeroplane.

Port Arthur.

LS large factory - "Grain Elevators". Interior shots Elizabeth and Philip looking round factory. Royal car drives away.


LS Elizabeth and Philip inspecting Guard of Honour and in car passing crowds, Brownies. Elizabeth and Philip at the Chalet Lookout. LS University of Montreal. Motorcycle escort arriving. Elizabeth and Philip get out of car and meet Chancellor of University, Archbishop of Leger. Party walks up up steps.

Various shots of Montreal Forum at ice hockey match between Montreal Canadians and New York Rangers. Various shots of game Elizabeth and Philip arriving and watching game with Mayor Camilien Houde. Night shots of crowds in front of Windsor Hotel, Elizabeth and Philip on balcony.
British Pathe
Black & White


royalty Princess Queen Elizabeth II Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh tours Canada Saskatoon Montreal Port Arthur crowds gifts rivers Manitoba Deer Lodge Millitary hospitals aeroplanes universities Archbishops Leger ice hockey sports New York Rangers mayors Camilien Houde Windsor hotels