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Official Sod Turning Ceremony for Heritage Village

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumvideo9776
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 11 1971 (date of original), digitized in 2011
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mp4 video (3 min., 11 sec.) : digital, 29 fps, b&w, sd., stereo
Scope and Content
Film of Vintage car parade ending with the sod turning ceremony at Heritage Park Museum. CBC news item April 11, 1971.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 11 1971 (date of original), digitized in 2011
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV018.42.1
Storage Location
Digital Only
Physical Description
1 mp4 video (3 min., 11 sec.) : digital, 29 fps, b&w, sd., stereo
Material Details
Script read by Mike Dobson
Film footage was edited and digitized by Oliver Glaser at Newsreel Productions
Audio production by emBall Productions
Formats
mp4
Media Type
Moving Images
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Film of Vintage car parade ending with the sod turning ceremony at Heritage Park Museum. CBC news item April 11, 1971.
History/Biography
This footage was originally shot in 16 mm, on Sunday, April 11, 1971, and broadcast on CBC television. The original footage was silent: when it was broadcast, a news announcer read from a script to describe the events. In 2011, the footage was digitized. The original script was read by an actor, recorded, and added to the digitized footage to create this film.
Notes
Transcribed title
BV020.5.708 is the original 16mm silent film that this film was created from
Subjects
Events - Parades
Names
Burnaby Village Museum
Responsibility
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Lake Area
Video Tracks
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Easter parade and sod turning for Heritage Village

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumvideo13054
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 11, 1971 (date of original), digitized in 2020
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 film reel (2 min., 22 sec.) : polyester, b&w, si. ; 16 mm
Scope and Content
Item consists of silent film footage of CBC news broadcast from April 11, 1971. Film footage opens with an Easter Parade of vintage cars travelling from the Oakridge Shopping Centre in Vancouver and ending in Burnaby for the sod turning ceremony of Heritage Village Museum (now Burnaby Village Museu…
  1 Video  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 11, 1971 (date of original), digitized in 2020
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Centennial '71 Committee collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV020.5.708
Physical Description
1 film reel (2 min., 22 sec.) : polyester, b&w, si. ; 16 mm
Material Details
Film footage is silent
Media Type
Moving Images
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Item consists of silent film footage of CBC news broadcast from April 11, 1971. Film footage opens with an Easter Parade of vintage cars travelling from the Oakridge Shopping Centre in Vancouver and ending in Burnaby for the sod turning ceremony of Heritage Village Museum (now Burnaby Village Museum). Members of the public, Mayor Bob Prittie and members of the Burnaby Centennial '71 committee are present for the sod turning event. Mayor Bob Prittie turns the sod with a large tractor with a front end scoop.
Notes
Title based on content of film
See BV018.42.1 for reformatted footage of this film that includes narration from the original CBC script that was read by an actor, recorded and added to the digitized content in 2011
Creator
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Museums
Events - Parades
Names
Burnaby Village Museum
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Video Tracks
Less detail
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