• Short Summary

    Canada welcomes Newfoundland as new providence with ceremony and an oath

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Canada Welcomes Newfoundland

    CANADA: Ottawa: Parliament Hill:
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    CANADA Ceremony at Parliament Hill, Ottawa, with joining of New foundland into Canadian Dominion. Lord Alexander, arrive with Prime Minister, St Laurent. Mackenzie King present to welcome Newfoundland's representative, Mr Gordon Bradley. Prime Minister begins carving Newfoundland's Arms on the Peace Tower


    MAPS Map showing Canadian dominion and new province of Newfoundland used in the addition of Newfoundland to Canada


    NEWFOUNDLAND Ceremony at Parliament Hill, Ottawa becomes background to entry of Newfoundland into Canadian Dominion. Lord Alexander arrives with Prime Minister St Laurent. Mackenzie-King present to welcome Newfoundland's representative Mr Gordon Bradley. In the island capital, Newfoundland's first Lieutenant) Governor, Sir Albert J. Walsh takes the oath


    LAURENT, Hon.L.S.St.(Canada's Minister of Justice.) Present with Lord Alexander at ceremony adding Newfoundland's Amrs on famous peace Tower.


    SIR ALBERT J. WALSH Takes oath in Newfoundland as Island's first Lieutenant-Governor after entry of Newfoundland into Canadian Dominion

    province, ceremony, Labrador, history, military salute
    Background: Canada welcomes Newfoundland as new providence with ceremony and an oath

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA756NPWOMBJ8PGR6UT0VJP20P6
    Media URN:
    VLVA756NPWOMBJ8PGR6UT0VJP20P6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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