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[Mackenzie Park]

Accession number: 
Production Years: 
1923 to 1924


Film Properties: 
Length (feet): 
443.10 (35mm)
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Library and Archives Canada: 35mm.
"Silent footage about the inhabitants of Mackenzie Park, Northwest Territories. It shows: the Mackenzie River; mountains and forested areas; views of Indian settlements; Indians working in and around the park; men and women on horseback; houses; two Indians in a very long canoe; an Indian and a white man with camera and gun; close-up totem poles with carved faces and figures; four Indians working in bush along the road; women working in fields and basket-weaving; local carrier transports goods in a horse-drawn cart; Indian man and women leaving a store with supplies; children diving from plank into river; three children on a raft with woman guiding with a long pole; the river taken from steamer with part of deck shown, the Petroglyph Falls; a sign on the road; and a group sitting on ground having a picnic."