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Identifier:

  • AAAA2059 (Source: http://search-bcarchives.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/natures-submarines)

Date produced: 1949

Filmmaker(s):

G. Clifford Carl

Length:

ca. 1400 ft. (ca. 39 minutes)

Format:

16mm

Colour:

Colour

Sound Notes:

Silent

Awards/Recognition:

BC Archives list of titled amateur films.

Description:

"Marine mammals of the Pacific Coast: sea lions, sea otters, fur and harbour seals, porpoises, killer whales. Also: Indian whaling techniques; whaling ship Westwhale; processing of whale carcasses at Coal Harbour whaling station." (BC Archives)

Film includes some footage provided to Dr. Carl by the Western Whaling Corporation.

Resources:

Duffy, "Camera West", entry #N/14. B.C. Provincial Museum annual reports,1946 p. B9, 1947 p. F9, and 1948 p. K8.

Locations:

  • Strait of Georgia, BC (Filming)
  • Coal Harbour, BC (Filming)

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Repository:

BC Archives Moving Images Collection, Royal BC Museum