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Royal River (1959)

Approved  |   |  Documentary, Short, History  |  23 August 1959 (USA)
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This 20th Century-Fox CinemaScope special traces the journey of Queen Elizabeth (II) and Prince Philip to the United States and Canada in conjunction with the opening of the St. Lawrence ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Bruce Marsh ...
Narrator (voice)
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John Diefenbaker ...
Himself - Canadian Prime Minister (archive footage)
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Himself - United States President (archive footage)
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Himself - United States Vice-President (archive footage)
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Himself (archive footage)
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Herself (archive footage)
Nelson Rockefeller ...
Himself - New York State Governor (archive footage)
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This 20th Century-Fox CinemaScope special traces the journey of Queen Elizabeth (II) and Prince Philip to the United States and Canada in conjunction with the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway dual-country project. There are scenes of the Royal Yacht 'Britannia'; visits with President Dwight D. Eisenhower and vice-president Richard Nixon, and New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller. This special short is comprised of previously-used newsreel footage, and edited material from several "Royal Visit (1959)" films made by Canada's National Film Board. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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