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"Streets of Brandon as the Queen visits the Wheat City. Horses at [?]. Minnedosa. Mare with colt. House of Old Joe McMurchy. Geo. H. Hambley comes up to the house - children coming out of school at McConnell. Elevators and McConnell store and McMurchy gets into car. Hitching team up watering - [?] Horse on farm old Joe goes out to field with two horses on binder - Girl brings out lunch. Joe finds two heads of wheat - gives them to the girl - Joe and old [?] sit by horse and tell of wheat - old [gun?] - Hambley shows how he planted eleven kernels - weeks later watering plants - two months more - grain well grown"

Date 

1959

Fonds/Series Title 

George Henry Hambley fonds

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Notes 

Reference copy available for viewing in Archives Research Room.
Title is taken from Hambley's notes on the film can. Written notes from film cans are available in P7425/6.
Second piece of paper in this film can states: "Queen comes to Brandon. Horses [?], McMurchy's house, Lads at school - McConnell. Store at McConnell. Mrs McMurchy gets a car. Farm scene - bridle - horses, watering hoses, Mrs McMurchy, [?] on wagon, Man gets on wagon rack. McMurchy on [?]. Cutting with two horses. Girl brings out lunch. Finds wheat. Old [?] - scythe, old gun, Joe McMurchy - plants wheat, Eleven kernels [?] waters wheat."

Accession No. 

PR2015-04


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Location Code 

V402

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Original Format 

1 film reel: silent

Colour 

Colour

Size 

8 mm

Time 

12 min., 59 sec.

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