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Jamboree Diary

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Alternate Titles: 
Le Journal de Jamboree
French version
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Length (feet): 
517 (16mm)
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Library and Archives Canada: 16mm.
"Story of the 1961 Boy Scout World Jamboree held near Ottawa, Ontario."

"Jamboree at Connaught Ranges, Ottawa 1961-as seen throught the eyes of a typical Boy Scout from the introductory speech and appearance by Governor General Georges Vanier to logrolling and other events, including campfires etc."

"Trois jamboree scout canadien à Connaught Ranges, Ottawa 1961 vue sous le regard d'un scout."

University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta: 16mm.
" 'Scouting from Sea to Sea' is the theme of the 3rd Canadian Scout Jamboree, held at Connaught Rifle Ranges, just west of Ottawa, in July 1961. Film portrays setting up of camp, patrol and troop competitions, and ends with council fire."
From the Catalogue of 16mm Educational Motion Pictures. Published by the Educational Media Division, Department of Extension, University of Alberta, Edmonton, 1967.