You are here

Livestock at the CNE

Accession number: 
Production Years: 
1920 to 1921


Film Properties: 
Length (feet): 
214 (16mm); 562 (35mm)
Holding Institutions: 

Library and Archives Canada: 16mm, 28mm, 35mm.
"Film showing livestock shown at the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto: medium shot of judges inspecting cattle for Junior Farmers' competition; farmers watching judges; extreme close-up of Dr. J.H. Grindale, Deputy Minister of Agriculture, watching competition and discussing it with R.S. Duncan, Director of Agriculture; extreme close-up of farmer talking with Professor W. Toole; medium shot of picking the winner in the heavy horse class, showing four horses being judged, others led away by attendants, some being paraded, pan to farmers watching and judges examining the horses; close-up of two horses; medium shot of parading of bulls of the Beef Bred class; extreme close-up of a beefy bull; medium shot of parading of prize winning horses (heavy breeds and other classes); and medium shot of parade of horse-drawn buggies. Horses shown include Percherons and Clydesdales."