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Twilight of an era (1934-1939). [videorecording]
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[Ottawa] : National Film Board, 1960.-
description
1 videocassette (30min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in. (VHS)
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Videocassette
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[Ottawa] : National Film Board, 1960.-
credits note
producer/director/writer, William Weintraub; music, Eldon Rathburn, Joan Edwards, Malca Gillson.-
local note
Also available on 16mm film 120045.
abstract
Old newsreel footage is used in presenting eventful moments in Canadian history, during the period prior to World War II. Topics include the election of Mackenzie King, the abdication of King Edward VIII, and subsequent importance of the Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret, the war in Spain, Italian aggression in Ethiopia, and the rise of Hitler's influence in Europe. Includes views of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visiting Canada.-
catalogue key
2883405

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