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Medford Sewage Treatment Plant

Men on porch of wooden building / men watch sewage pass through concrete channels / settling pond / channel leading into Rogue River / shot of foam on river

8-2-1966
Medford Sewage Treatment Plant

Man turns valve at sewage plant, pan along ditch / pans across settling ponds, aerator and ditches, Table Rock in background / pan across plant with three smokestacks, Table Rock to irrigation (?) ditch / man indicates dry ditch / water returns to river

5-3-1968
Medford Street Trees

Two men with shovels digging in sidewalk tree cutout (West Eighth?) /  closeup of Medford Parks and Recreation Department shoulder patch / men plant tree / pan up tree / pan along street trees by Copco buildings, South Grape / pan across street trees in front of Buonocore house, West Eighth Street, federal building under construction visible

"Twenty-six red maple trees are being planted along East Main Street between Tripp Street and Willamette Avenue. . . . The planting was recommended by Medford's Street Beautification Committee." Medford Mail Tribune, April 20, 1965, page 4

4-21-1965
Medford Summer Recreation Program--Baseball, Playground

Pan across children swimming in Hawthorne Pool / pan across children and adult playing baseball in park / several more baseball shots, Medford Shopping Center in background / small children playing croquet / children playing a game on playground at Washington School (?) / children playing dodgeball, supervised by adult /

7-6-1965
Medford Swimming Instruction at Hawthorne Pool

Pans across children in pool / medium shots of children, instructors / children climb out of pool / land instruction with paddleboards beside pool / using paddleboards in pool / clinging to edge of pool and kicking / instructor demonstrates frog kick in water

6-22-1965
Medford Swimming Instruction at Jackson Pool

Pans across Hawthorne Park pool with children and swim instructors / closeup of instructor helping small boy float on back / children climnb ladder out of pool / children at edge of pool on paddleboards / using paddleboards in pool / pan across children at edge of pool / teacher demonstrates swim stroke

6-22-1965
Medford Teachers Inservice, Hedrick Junior High School

"Hecrick Junior High School" on building / pan across interior of gym filled with teachers in folding chairs, empty banquet tables set up / distant shots of speakers on stage / more pans, more shots of speaker

9-17-1965
Medford Telephone Company Building Construction

Pan across construction site, Fourth and Central / deep excavation for foundation /

7-20-1966
Medford Tire Burglary; United Crusade Auction; Art Sale

Man points to damaged window frame / pan across interior of Medford Tire television and tire displays, man shows locations of missing merchandise / auctioneer auctions rifle, Medford Armory / pan across crowd / closeup of cream separator / Mayor Dunlevy with auctioneer / sign: "All Proceeds Go to United Crusade" / closeups of auctioneer and crew at work / pan across art display / closeups of art works / paintings, jewelry / "Sold " sign / young woman artist with work /

11-28-66
Medford Traffic; PTA Meeting

Traffic on North Front Street, Medford, between Main and Sixth / traffic on East Main between Central and Front / closeup footage of cars passing by / / meeting scene, "PTA" slide projected on screen / speaker / woman speaks, holds up brochures

9-8-1969
Medford Tree Falls on Car

Medford police car / shots of huge tree which split, part falling on car

7-13-1965
Medford United Crusade Report

Banquet scene: speaker in front of tote board / table captains stand and report, applaud.Names on tote board: Martin Herrin, J. R. Acheson, G. Clark, C. Webb, Dick McCandless, Willard Chinn, Jay Elliott, Calvin L. Jones, George Brennan, Dunbar Carpenter, D. F. Keiser, C. C. Christensen

10-18-1965
Medford Veterans Day Parade

Small crowd standing in the rain on Main Street, Medford / color guard / army tank drives by Hotel Medford / army trucks drive by Alba Park / early fire engine drives by Frohnmayer Real Estate / Queen of Industry float on Medford Voiture 40 et 8 truck dr

See photos, Medford Mail Tribune, November 12, 1965, page 10.

11/11/1965
Medford Veterans Day Parade

Majorettes marching on East Main Street, Medford in rain, Fluhrer Building, Standard & Brown in background / closeup of unhappy majorettes / color guard, Burelson's, Burk's, Lamport's, Arcade in background / VFW veterans carrying flags, Michelle's in background / drum majorettes followed by Medford High School band / closed cars (no convertibles) with signs on side carrying dignitaries / shot of sparse crowd / different high school band, Brainerd's and Crater National Bank in background / Veterans Domiciliary ambulance / VA truck float: “Peace Thru Freedom for All” / color guard / Medford Voiture 165 “locomotive” float / Bill Kerns, Dick Orr VIP car / Crater High School band, HFC Loans, Brown's Cafe, Grotto, Goldy Building in background / Salvation Army tambourine band / Girl Scouts / sailors / Cub Scouts / damp crowd / Pioneer Village stagecoach

11-12-1968
Medford Water Commission--Uses of Water

Seal on door: "City of Medford Water Commission" / sign: "Pay Water Bills Here" / sprinklers in Hawthorne Park / children play in sprinkler at Hawthorne Park / Hawthorne Pool / slow motion of kid jumping from diving board / wading pool at park / fountain at Medford Shopping Center / interiors: woman fills cup from sink / mopping floor / filling radiator / washing hands /

8-18-1966
Medford Water System Valve Installation

Man working in excavation of large water pipe, others watching / releasing water from valve / Y-valve in excavation with rebar for concrete foundations around it, parallel pipe in excavation nearby

Presumably installation of valve in supply pipe from Big Butte Springs for Medford Water Commission--possibly Martin pressure control station

8-28-1969
Medford Weather Bureau

Sign over door: Weather Bureau / man at teletype / man draws on map / man on telephone / map of U.S., pan to teletype / more of same / exterior: man checks weather station at airport / Weather Bureau building

1-5-1966
Medford Weather Bureau; Derelict Earhart Street House; Park Service Offices and Brochures

Sign over building entrance: "U.S. Weather Bureau" / men and women at desks pushing paper, examining maps / radio equipment, barometer, teletype, maps on wall / / street sign: Riverside and Earhart streets, Medford, pan to boarded-up old two-story house on corner / / Crater Lake National Park offices in Medford / woman at desk displays CLNP brochures, answers phone / closeup of CLNP and Oregon Caves brochures

7-11-1967
Medford-Jackson County Airport; Meeting in Old Medford City Hall

Sign at entrance to Medford-Jackson County Airport, radar dome in background / closeup of Pacific Airlines logo on sign / interior: Pacific and West Coast ticket desks / exterior of terminal, gate side of terminal / more interiors / terminal from parking lot side / / pans across meeting in old Medford city hall chamber--unusual angle, from spectator area / more of same

8-25-1967
Medford-Jackson County Sewer Meeting

Medford Council Chambers: officials at desks and tables--very static

5-4-1966
Medford-Provolt Highway Plans; Tenth and Fir Area, Medford; Mayor Dunlevy Takes Driver's Test

Men examine long map on table / closeup: "Hearing Map Oak Grove Rd.-Elm St. Medford Sec. Medford-Provolt Highway, Jackson County" / pan across Monarch Warehouse/Miksche Building, Tenth and Fir: "Mid-Coast Distributors Farm and Garden Supplies," pan toward railroad tracks--Tenth Street doesn't yet cross tracks / telephoto shot of same view, Medford Grocery Co. building in background / same general area, views toward freeway across tracks, past stack of pallets  / / Mayor Dunlevy examines gas pumps, Shell station, manager "Dean" wearing white Shell shirt and bow tie / closeup of mayor / closeup of "Shell National Drivers Test 1967" / view from back seat as Dunlevy drives car down rural residential street, Roxy Ann visible in background

5-18-1967
Meeting

Meeting: Earl Miller present / shots of audience, speakers

3-30-1967
Meeting

Meeting, Medford city council chambers: VIPs sitting and speaking (not a city council meeting)

7-14-1969
Meeting

Closeups of VIPs  somberly looking at camera / pan across meeting, speakers

9-26-1969
Meeting

Meeting in Medford city council chambers / pans across scene / speaker at microphone

8-22-1969
Meeting B Roll; VIP Arrives at Medford Airport

Spectators in audience, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium, stand up and sit down (identifying themselves?) / recorder at desk / more audience shots / speaker / more of same / recorder's hands in foreground, writing / / VIP arriving at Medford Airport, being greeted / interior of terminal: VIP chatting

8-6-1968
Meeting Concerning Unidentified Mountain Lake

Men talking around table in empty coffee shop or lodge / deserted lake / pan across docks, boats, canoes / back to men talking, "Medford Oregon" banner visible on wall

5-10-1968
Meeting Scene; Surveyors at Work in Medford

Meeting / closeup of speaker / pan across audience / more of same / / Corona and McAndrews street sign, Medford, pan to "survey party" sign on street / closeup of marks painted on street / surveyors measuring with tape, one leaps fence / they confer with landowner

6-20-1967
Meeting; Courtroom Trial

Meeting in banquet hall, no food, pan across scene / speakers at dais / / pans across audience including children--sham trial? / jury files in / witness sworn in / pan across judges / lawyer's table with shoe on table / jury files out / judge speaks / lawyers laugh / happy crowd gets up to leave

10-19-1967
Meeting; Driving Safety PSA

Black and white, silent: pan across meeting in small room / closeup of woman attendee / man talking on telephone / / color, completely faded to red, sound: California Highway Patrol driver training course, patrol cars doing maneuvers, demonstrating techniques: defensive driving message / "If you have to get off the road, grip the wheel tightly and stay off the brake, because skidding wheels won't steer" / "A Public Service Announcement from the Automotive Safety Foundation" / / black and white, silent: same meeting as at beginning of reel, similar footage

7-1-1969
Meeting; KSOR Radio Studio

Man takes oath at meeting / pan across meeting room / closeups of new councilors or commissioners or whatever they are, pan across scene / / disk jockey at microphone / he drops needle on record / sign: "KSOR Control Room No Admittance" / dj from outside of booth, pan across tape decks, control panel / inside booth again / closeup of record turning

According to Medford Mail Tribune story 5/21/1969p7, KSOR went on the air at 5 p.m. that day--hours after the film was shot. The deejay is "Stan Nelson, senior physics major from Medford."
 

5-21-1969
Meeting; Medford Businesses; New Telephone Connections; Silver Dollars Purchased

Pans across small group of men sitting in folding chairs / man speaks / more pans, more speakers / / exterior: Drews Manstore, Medford Center / interior of store: man in suit shows shirt / exterior: Medford railroad depot / interior of depot: man writes at counter / painted on glass of door: Heffernan & Ford, Attorneys at Law / interior: man at desk / / young man solders electrical connection in telephone exchange wiring bank / tight closeups of wiring and soldering / longer shot of man at work / / interior of business, sign on wall: "Appliances," men discuss with woman at desk / closeup of man holding seven Morgan silver dollars / man writes check

See SOHS Film No. 1162 for earlier film of silver dollars

11-16-1967
Meeting; Wreath Making; Santa Hands Out Presents

Men in suits in office; man writes in notebook; discussion, silence, glaring / / people trim greenery, make wreaths / legionnaire in cap / / scary clown accosts seated children / man in Santa Claus suit and plastic Santa mask gives children Christmas gifts

12-13-1967
Meetings

Man speaking at small table / closeup / / meeting in Jackson County courthouse auditorium / closeup of speaker /

7-24-1969
Meetings; Cowgirls at Medford Airport

Luncheon scene: men's meeting, shots of listeners, speakers / / unidentified governmental meeting: pans across scene, shots of speakers / / teenage girls with name tags in cowboy hats or blazers milling about at Medford Airport

7-23-1968
Memorial Day Ceremonies; 1969 Boatnik

Women hang wreaths on front of flag-bedecked dais, Hawthorne Park, Medford / Marines raise flag / army officer speaks at microphone, other officers wait on dais / color guard marches off, followed by speakers and audience / Main Street bridge, Medford / women drop flowers from bridge into Bear Creek / / rock band plays in dark pavilion, Riverside Park, Grants Pass / beauty queen is interviewed on radio / spectators on riverback / children row innertubes and rafts down and across river, drift boat passes

For more footage of Hawthorne Park ceremonies, see SOHS Film No. 1517

5-30-1969
Memorial Day Ceremonies; Dumas Laundry Fire

Veterans carry wreath to flagpole / pan across colorguard, veterans at attention / vet speaks at microphone, pan up flagpole to flag / / fire engine / firemen with hoses inside industrial building as owner looks on  / fireman runs up ladder / dragging hoses out of Dumas Laundry, 32 North Riverside, Medford

5-30-1969
Memorial Day Services, Eagle Point National Cemetery

Woman at Eagle Point National Cemetery walks toward camera with flowers, puts them on grave, pan up, mountains in distance / veterans and group at memorial services / veteran speaks on podium / other speakers, pan across flags at dais / U.S. flag flying on flagpole, pan down to honor guard, color guard / pan across women's auxiliary, flags / VA logo on lectern, pan to speakers / flower wreath / flag raising

5-30-1967
Men at Firing Range

Men at firing range, Agate Lake area / view from behind shooter / men examine target / / man with rifle / view from behind as he shoots at target / row of men shooting pump shotguns / man examines target / view from behind shooter / man in suit fires shotgun, examines target / man fires shotgun from hip / more of same

5-6-1969
Men at Work; Open House at Anti-Vietnam War Office

Men on ladders picking pears / loader stacking log deck / crane pounding pilings / forest of hundreds of pilings next to I-5 freeeway overpass /  / sign on corner of building: "Vietnam Summer" / flyer in window: "Why I am going to: 1) Wear a black tie; 2) Drive with my lights on in broad daylights; & 3) Keep it up until this war is stopped," pan to book about Vietnam by Felix Greene / young man leafs through book--sign in window says "Public Symposium: The Right of Dissent, Fri. July 14, 8 p.m. Here" / closeup of grieving VIetnamese woman in book / young man on telephone / man at table with brochures for conscientious objectors / pan across brochures: "An Outline History of Vietnam," "Peace in Vietnam," sign in window: "Open House" / handing out "Vietnam Summer" brochures / book: "The Politics of Escalation in Vietnam," young men talking, pan to U.S. flag on wall / Vietnam Summer office hours sign

7-13-1967
Men at Work; Wilson School Crossing Guard

Timber Products mill buildings / Hyster drives by / "Men Working" sign, pan to road work / road grader, roller, cement truck at work / man with shovel wanders aimlessly, grader drives by / men in ditch, pan to man with backhoe / building foundation work, man smooths concrete / carpenters at work / / School Crossing sign, pan to policeman stopping traffic for children / same, "Wilson School" sign in foreground / more of same

9-12-1967
Merry Widow Play Rehearsal

Closeup: overture music, girl playing piccolo / adults in costume dancing on stage / more shots of musicians / scene from play

3-19-1965
Michael S. Killoran, Josephine County D.A.

Two men in suits discuss papers on desk

9-23-1966
Migrant Workers' Cabins; Medford Main Street Railroad Crossing

Long still shot of migrant fruit workers' cabins, Talent area in background / pan across cabins / long, slow pan of orchard and hills opposite Ashland / pan across different cabins / sign: "Farm Labor Camp" / / tight closeup of rails at bumpy Main Street railroad crossing, Medford, feet cross in front of camera / group including woman on crutches crosses tracks / same closeup / main in suit crosses / more of same /

6-4-1968
Mike Fitzgerald, Jacksonville Museum, Wolf Creek Fire Department

Sound not functional:

Man speaks sitting at desk / closeup of letter: "Mike Fitzgerald for Congress" / exterior, Jacksonville Museum / interior, storage area, archives, clothing, rolled textiles, photos hanging on walls, guns, snowshoes, farming equipment / interview with man in front of Josephine County Courthouse / interviews with unidentified officials / pickup with cage trailer in mountains / men open cage, mountain lion runs out and into hills / interview with woman across street from Medford Carnegie Library grounds / pan across children's event on elementary school grounds ("South" on building): Cozy Foam Insulation truck, Southern Oregon Federal Credit Union van, police car, fire engines, tow truck, children climbing inside semi truck, fire rescue truck / Hank Henry interview, building under construction in background / children attempt to fly kites on school grounds in northern California (?) / interview with children holding kites / fire chief car at night / interior fire hall with fire truck, people milling about / sign: "United States Post Office, Wolf Creek, Oregon"

1970s
Mike Moen on Winter Car Preparation

Man in white lab coat checks oil on station wagon / removes air cleaner / removes radiator cap / removes battery caps / front wheel turns, man examines tread / crawls under rear of car parked at KOBI, Roxy Ann in background, wiggles exhaust pipe / interior: checks windshield wiper fluid, wipers

10-7-1966
Mill Meeting; Convention

Man with clipboard speaks / view from outside of people assembled in (lumber?) mill building / closeup of German shepherd wandering grounds / VIP speaks / VIPs mingle / check is passed from hand to hand / pan across machinery in dark mill building / pan across outside of mill as attendees mingle / / pan across audience of mostly women, wearing nametags / audience stands, files out of building /

8-28-1969
Miller's Department Store, Medford; Installing Municipal Christmas Decorations

Woman exits Medford department store (Miller's?), view into brightly lit interior through doors / closeups of lock on door  / view of alley between Main and Sixth, from Central looking toward Riverside, trash cans, Swem's back door visible / side door, Miller's / closeup of lock / City of Medford seal on door of bucket truck / pan up truck to light pole with Christmas wreath installed up to man installing decoration at top of pole at Monarch's Seed & Feed, Sixth and Bartlett, Littrell Building in background / man descends in bucket

11-21-66
Miniature Golf Course; Speed Checked by Radar; Eagle Point Voting

Slow pan across crowded miniature golf course / children crowded on holes / / sign by road: Speed Checked by Radar / secretary / / sign: "Entering Eagle Point, Population 1040" / exterior of Eagle Point High School gym / busy poll watchers / people put ballots in box / exterior of gymnasium again / pan across Eagle Point bridge, creek area

6-29-1967
Minor Accident, Downtown Medford

Street sign: "East Fourth and Bartlett" / tow truck loads 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air and Ginn's Florist Dodge Econoline van / Jewett Office Supply, Acorn Press, Greyhound garage in background

5-18-1966

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