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FBI Police School in Grants Pass

Bored policemen in classroom / men file into darkened room with murder victim mannequin on floor, examine for clues / back in classroom

3-2-1966
Fatal I-5 Rollover; Picketing Josephine County Dump

Upside-down pickup, side of I-5 near Central Point, Table Rock in background / pans across scene / man (coroner?) with clipboard confers with policeman, examines body under tarp / witnesses talk to police / shots of scene / / meeting in office, suits in chairs / / front of Josephine Couhty courthouse / picketers' signs: "Keep Your Garbage Out of Our Wells," "Winnemucca to the Dump Then to the Sea," "Put the Dump Where People Are Not," "Why So Secret?" "We Counted Our Blessings," "We Don't Want a Rats Nest"  / picketers by highway: "The Garbage Dump Unfair to Us," pan to smoking fire by side of road, "We Don't Want Dump," "What's Planned for You?" "Unfair to Taxpayers in Merlin," "Down with the Dump," "Recreation Area and Garbage Dump," "We Need Clean Industries Not a Garbage Dump," "Garbage Is Progress?" "Garbage Dump Rats' Domain"

10-24-1967
Fatal I-5 Accident South of Barnett

Damaged car by side of freeway south of Barnett at Barneburg Hill, pan across police measuring site to other car involved / shots of heavily damaged cars / police record scene / tow truck at scene / directing traffic

6-21-1965
Fatal House Fire, Central Point

Pans and closeups of slightly charred house / "C.P. Rural Fire Dept." on truck door / interior shot of fire marshals in burned house / pans of charred interior / more exterior

9-21-1965
Fatal Accident; Vaccinating Children

Oregon State Police pickup, ambulance at accident site, police rush young victim to unmarked ambulance / dump truck lying on its side, load of dirt scattered, pan to power pole at an angle / police and wrecker work to extricate bodies from automobile / covering body / J&J Market sign, street sign: intersection of Hanley Road and Beall Lane / pan across site / / doctor examines baby on mother's lap, vaccinates arm, baby cries, mother smiles / closeup of baby / closeup of doctor (Dr. Merkel?) drawing medication / sign: "Stop Measles" / vaccinating toddler, toddler gazes accusingly at camera / doctor gives oral vaccine to baby

Killed in accident were tentatively identified as Roseburg residents Richard Wise, 14; Juanita Susan Morberg, 25; and a small boy, one or two years of age. Injured were Paul Wise, "a child believed to be between 3 and 4 years of age, and a girl, about 5 or 6." Admitted to Providence Hospital were a girl believed to be Terry Wise, and a woman believed to be Joan Marie Wise, 33. The driver of the dump truck was not named. See Medford Mail Tribune, March 21, 1968, page 1.

"In critical condition at Providence Hospital is Mrs. Paul (Joan) Wise, 33, of Idleyld  Route, Roseburg. Also in critical condition, but at Rogue Valley Hospital, is her daughter, Barbara Jean, 6, who underwent surgery late Thursday. In satisfactory condition at Rogue Valley is Paul Emery Wise Jr., 4. Terry Lou Morberg, 5, who was hospitalized overnight at Providence Hospital, was released this morning. Killed in the accident were Mrs. Douglas (Juanita) Morberg, 25, also Roseburg; her son, Douglas Earl Morberg Jr., 10 months, and Richard Eugene Wise, 14." The driver of the dump truck was identified as George Holberton of Robert Gilbert Construction Co. Medford Mail Tribune, March 22, 1968, page 1.

3-21-1968
Fatal Accident--Car in Rogue River

Night: man on snowy bank points to river / man in SCUBA gear in river, illuminated by spotlight / man puts on wet suit tagged CPFD (Central Point Fire Department), follows rope down to river / car emerges from water / cables pull car onto bank, set car upright

1-10-1966
Fatal Accident, Highway 62 Near Cascade Shopping Center

Shots of damaged car, Highway 62 / rubberneckers, Oregon State Police standing around

10-25-1965
Fatal Accident at 11th and South Holly, Medford

Closeup of signpost, 11th and Holly / car on curb, Sacred Heart School gymnasium in background / police and children milling about / pans across car / closeup of walk-don't walk sign / police with measuring tape / pans across wrecked car--drove into signpost--blood on door

Marilyn Kay Thompson was killed. Officer may be Keith Van Horn. See photo and article, Medford Mail Tribune, May 31, 1965, page 1.

 

5-31-1965
Farming B Roll; Campers, Trailers B Roll

Pan across orchard: "No Trespassing" sign on fence, row of smudgepots, tall wild oats / barn surrounded by junked cars / cattle grazing in field / telephoto shot of power line / woman carries feed in trash can lid, followed by horse / it eats it / bales of hay in field, plantation of firs in background / closeup of rocky soil / puddle, clumps of orchard grass / pan up Douglas fir / / camper shell / pan across Airstream trailer / pickup with camper drives past billboards for Beatty & McDougal Insurance, Regal Gas 3 Miles,  / open door of camper trailer / shot through windshield following pickup with camper, driving past Bear Creek Motel, 2715 South Pacific Highway / propane bottles on trailer, pan across trailer / following two pickups with campers, driving past Roxy Ann Lanes, 2375 S. Pacific Hwy. / behind camper on Riverside, Cedar Lodge sign on left

6-19-1968
Farm Demolition; Downtown Coos Bay Street Work

Men in suits looking at plans as bulldozer clears ground behind them / pan across scene, bulldozer piling demolished farm building between Medford and Jacksonville / / men examine plans on construction site, "The Hub" in background / pan across Coos Bay U.S. Bank building, Western Union, excavation work on closed street / young men installing conduit in manhole / backhoe digging trench in street, "Fish, Poultry" and "Motorola" signs visible / barber watches from barber shop doorway / view down street, Chandler Hotel, "Skyroom" sign in background

8-26-1969
Family Roofing; Celebrity Golf Tournament

Man and boys laying roof of two-story building under construction / various views of same / / KOBI 5M News station wagon / George "Goober Pyle" Lindsey mugs for camera / celebrities exit car with "Fight Cancer" sign in windshield near Humble Station, 126 North Riverside, Medford, pose for camera; William Gargan present / young women at Hyatt Chalet Motel, 56 North Riverside / pan across scene at country club / men tee off / pans, shots of spectators /

9-16-1968
Falling Mammoth Sugar Pine, Crater Lake Highway

Sign: "Mammoth Sugar Pine" / pan across spectators / pan up dead pine / foresters discuss falling tree / man with chain saw at work / removing wood from notch / pine falls / man poses with tree / man displays rot / spectators walk on tree

7-25-1966
Fallen Tree in Ashland

Tree fallen partly across residential street / street sign: High Street and Bush / pan from tree to house / pan from fallen tree to house / pan down healthy tree to street

6-4-1969
Fairchild F-228 Jetliner; Medford Airport Scenes

Slow closeup pan across painting of Fairchild jetliner, holding on tail: "F-228" / airliner landing at Medford Airport / small children waiting at gate / turboprop West Coast Airlines liner taxis up to gate / passengers, crew disembark / nun, man in suit, gaggle of teens waiting at gate, mugging for camera

9-20-1967
Factory Anniversary Observance

Governor Tom McCall speaking at lectern / pan across people dressed in suits standing and listening on factory floor, rolls of steel on shelves visible / Glenn Jackson speaks / audience applauds / long view of dais, banner: "Welcome to 50 Years of Progress" / different speaker / VIPs on dais / another speaker / another pan across audience / more of same / pans across audience from dais, ex-mayor Dunlevy visible / middle school orchestra plays / orchestra files off / McCall speaks again, holding "Oregon" coffee-table book

FMC Corporation logo on banner suggests the film may have been shot at their 646 S. Grape location, but I can't find that 1919 was a significant year for the company. Other logos: "AGM," "Standard"

5-26-1969
FAA Inspectors at Medford Airport

Men in discussion on grassy field; airliner taxiing in distance / pan to control tower / more shots of of men talking and gesturing on field as private plane takes off in background

2-18-1966
FAA Inspection of Medford Airport

Men meeting in small office / wind sock, Medford Airport / man walks toward twin-engine DC-3 FAA N60, pan across airfield to pickups parked in distance / pan across terminal, control tower / airliner powers up, taxis away / takes off /

According to maam.org, "FAA N60 was used as an airways facility flight check aircraft. In this program the FAA outfitted each aircraft with electronics in a standardized manner and assigned them to various regions of the United States to perform airway facility flight checks and to check the various beacons and instrument landing systems within the assigned areas."

FAA N60 was originally R4D-6 50819; is currently being restored in Pennsylvania

10-3-1968
Explorer Buys Caveman Camper

Logo: American Institute of Exploration / Caveman Camper Selected for Expeditions painted on camper mounted on pickup truck / stack of camper frames at factory / pan across campers in factory yard

10-14-1965
Excavation at Dark Hollow Reservoir

pan of earthmover; shovel equipment digging trench; pan of excavation site / bull dozer pushing earth / man with hard hat pointing to construction.  Roxy Ann peak in background.

See photos, Medford Mail Tribune, October 31, 1965, page 6.

5-26-1965
Excavating Possible Grave in Forest; Medford Budget, City Hall, Fire Department, Parking Meter

Civilians and police digging large hole in forest--grave site (?)--more footage in SOHS Film No. 1019 / / closeup of book: Medford Annual Budget / city council in session / interior of Medford fire station with fire engines, annoyed firemen glare at camera / Medford City Hall under construction, pan to federal building under construction / facade of Medford Carnegie Library / closeup of parking meter / budget book again

6-30-1967
Examining Pears for Pests and Pollination

Man examines young pear in orchard / cutting open baby pear / more of same / smudgepot / points with knife to pear

4-23-1968
Evergreen House; Meeting; Red Cross Youth

Man talking with woman on porch of "Evergreen House," "You Are Welcome" written on porch blackboard / pan across senior citizens sitting at tables / trio of old ladies playing music on dulcimer, guitar and drums / women playing piano and accordion / man on trombone / / pans across meeting audience / pan across officials at folding-table dais / / young women singing, playing guitar / woman at display: "Aims of Red Cross Youth" displaying contents of Red Cross Christmas gift box

For more footage of Senior Activity Center/Evergreen House and meeting, see SOHS Film No. 1491

5-8-1969
Evelyn Gehrig Fatal Crash, Interstate 5

Interstate 5 sign: "Medford Crater Lake 2 Miles" / covered body on gurney / "Medford Ambulance" arrives / ambulance departs / pan across broken signpost to demolished car / pan across car

7-26-1965
Eureka, California Airport

All exteriors: "Eureka Air Terminal" on building / slow pans across idle airfield / "Pacific Air Lines" on exterior of building / "Pacific flight leaves" sign

11-11-1966
Eureka Footage #3

Silent: metal sculptor at work / potter displaying wares / homebuilt camper truck / W. C. Fields metal sculpture / more scupltures / velvet painting / antique cook stove / antique store displays / sculptor poses / young boy poses / meeting: Guy E. Rusher, Ray Peart, Lee Rice, Donald Peterson / / man wearing shirt with Crescent City patch on back / men handing out crabs / crab races, men urge crabs to walk down chutes / exultant "trainer" / man holds large trophy aloft / more crab race scenes / / meeting: man examines huge map or aerial photo on wall / / policeman and prisoner waiting at closed door / / meeting, "Ladies" room door in background / / sound: interview with Mr. Martins about survey by Humboldt County Sheriff's Department about manpower allocation / / slient, interior: antiwar group meeting / / sound: interview (film degraded, cut short) / / pan across cars and spectators woods / motorcycle racers start / motocross race scenes

1970s
Eureka Footage #2

Bright color: Freighter at doc, pan back to reveal log deck on shore / aerial views of port through dirty window / / black and white: meeting with Lee Rice, Ray Peart / / art works, pan across gallery walls / twelve-string guitar / closeup of comic strip art / ceramics / bizarre sculpture / / meeting: men speaking at lectern / / VIPs at dais: David L. Nichols, Bert L. Smith / staff tape-recording meeting / speaker at lectern / / meeting, VIPs at dais: Edmund M. Smith, George A. Dinsmore, Willard C. Pratt, David L. Nichols, / / temporary bridge across river / men examine washed out road at river side / pans across river, washout

1970s
Eureka Footage #1

Sound: interview about formation of sewer assessment district in Pacific Manor and Sunset Addition (ends abruptly) / / silent: wrecked car / / banquet scene: man speaking at lectern (silent) / / sound: interview with Dr. Warner about his visit to Humboldt State College to install an honorary fraternity (ends abruptly) / / silent: meeting scenes / /

1960s
Eureka Footage #1

Sound-on-film interview with Dr. Richard Ridenhour about district funding shortfall due to failure to transfer tidelands and submerged lands by state lands commission (ends abruptly) / / rest of film silent: meeting scene (including Ridenhour)  / / groundbreaking / / laughing men at lunch tables display middle fingers to cameraman / / policeman interviews man on sidewalk (out of focus) / fire engines, firemen at curb / old two-story house, pan to fire engines, firemen at work

1970s
Eugene McCarthy Speaks at Rally

Eugene McCarthy at microphone (silent) / audience member wearing McCarthy button / Gene at mike again / pan across crowd / photo of Gene on curtain, pan to Gene / more of same / McCarthy at "HJH" lectern / reporters at cameras / audience applauds /

Photo and article in Medford Mail Tribune, May 27, 1968, page 1. McCarthy spoke to a crowd of 2,200 at Hedrick Junior High School. See Also MMT 5/26/1968p1.

5-27-1968
Enigmatic Ceremony

Judge reading aloud at bench, pan to another judge / speaker reading / man pins corsage on elderly woman / speaker / family members / pinning corsage on another woman / speaker / judge / audience applauds / more of same

5-1-1968
End of Bartenders Strike; Kiwanis Meeting; Bear Creek Corporation

Men and young woman gleefully destroying picket signs, setting them ablaze, shaking hands, watching them burn / sign: "Don's Hideaway," 1182 Court Street (current site of King Wah) / / same luncheon scene as SOHS No. 1537 / man speaking at Kiwanis lectern / / pan across pear orchard / closeup of tree / Harry and David packing building / new H&D office building

For more footage of Kiwanis luncheon, see SOHS Film No. 1537

For footage at beginning of bartender's union strike, see SOHS Film No. 1520

6-18-1969
Empty Site of Medford City Hall

Street sign: 8th Street and Oakdale, Medford / pans across empty future site of Medford City Hall, courthouse and new federal building in background

2-4-1966
Empty Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium

Pans across completely empty chairs, dais, Jackson County Courthouse auditorium

11-10-1966
Employment Service Trailer; United Crusade Luncheon

Man standing by Oregon State Employment Service trailer / closeup of man / legend painted on trailer / pan across trailer / / luncheon scene: man at dais speaks / pan across audience with signs: "North," "Southwest," "Special Events" / VIPs standing in front of pledge board /

10-10-1968
Employment Service Trailer; City of Rogue River; Grave Creek Bridge

Man standing in door of Oregon State Employment Service trailer / "Rogue River Post No. 4116 VFW" on building / trailer and tow vehicle / man at desk in trailer filling out form / poster on wall of trailer: "Step up to Job Corps" / main streets of Rogue River: Jackie's Restaurant, Rogue River Cleaners, Rogue River TV Service, Cafe, Ron's, Richfield gas, The Hub, post office visible / / Boy Scouts color guard / Josephine County Historical Society historic marker for Grave Creek Bridge / covered bridge / old car ("Pottsville Taxi," Debbs Potts at the wheel), dignitaries at bridge / historic marker in front of bridge

10-22-1968
Emergency Crews at Car Wreck; Meeting

Night: emergency crews dimly pumping hand hydraulic jack on wreck / pans across badly wrecked car / / packed audience, gymnasium / policeman or army officer walks to lectern / speakers / pan across audience

4-5-1967
Elks Billiard Tourney

Men playing billiards / men pose with trophies / more billiard playing

10-7-1965
Elevator Accident; VIP Delivered by Police Car; Klamath Falls Baseball

View inside hotel lobby: police and ambulance attendants load man onto stretcher / elevator stopped between floors / / night: police car drives past camera, light flashing / stopped on busy city street, disgorges VIP / VIPs on sidewalk, VIP clasps hands over head / / Kiger Field, Klamath Falls / sign: "American Legion Junior Baseball" / VIPs discuss field / / log trucks drive slowly through town (Klamath Falls?) / painted on log: "We Want Babe Ruth League World Series" / sign: "Klamath Juvenile Home" / log trucks unchain logs

Clips for 6-Feb-67 VIPs Fly from Medford Airport to San Francisco on West Coast Airlines D

2-13-1967
Elementary Teachers Music In-Service Class

Men in suits raise flag / pan across teachers with hands over hearts / teachers in classroom / teachers at table with kindergarten music equipment: rattles, cymbals, bells, triangle / teachers bang slowly in time together / woman at piano keeping time

10-14-1966
Elementary School Chorus at Hedrick Junior High School, Medford

Exterior: pan across front of Hedrick Junior High School / interior: man directs 700 elementary school chorus students standing on stage / pans across students singing, closeup of conductor

5-13-1965
Elections Office; Forest Management, Logging

Hand pulls file drawers open, showing thousands of file cards / pan across open drawers / closeup of ballot instructions page / / color, completely faded to red: helicopter spraying seed or fertilizer / pellets falling on conifer branches / bulldozer cutting tree with clippers / yarding logs / loading on log truck / log truck on dirt road in woods

4-26-1968
Election Polls

Exteriors: sign: "Vote Here" / women reading paperwork / they file past camera

8-29-1966
Eighth Graders Forest Conservation Field Trip

School buses parked on forest road / "Keep Oregon Green" sign / pan across trees to students / students go through stations in woods / sign: "Fire Control" / sign: "Timber Management" / pan across labeled rounds of wood / sign: "Wildlife" / "Forest Products" / man in hard hat with informational displays / sign: "Tree Identifying"

4-14-1966
Education-Business Day

Pans across audience / speakers at lectern / everyone stands up to leave

10-28-1965
Edson Shows New Grants Pass City Hall

Man with pointer and architect's drawings of new city hall /

8-4-1965
Edison Marshall Photo, Books; Stolen Horse Tack at Shady Cove

Closeup of printed photo of man / book: "The Voice of the Pack," by Edison Marshall / title page: "American Captain," by Edison Marshall / "Yankee Pasha" / portrait again / / sign: Sun Down Motel, Shady Cove, pan to building  / policeman interviewing handcuffed, smoking man, pan to saddle and horse blanket / closeup of Oklahoma license plate on 1960 Chevrolet / another saddle / interiors: police with same man / residence / man retrieves cat from bushes / elderly couple examine saddle and tack / man retrieves same cat from tree / detectives leave same residence / handcuffed man enters car / car backs down shady driveway / detective loads saddle into van / interior : cataloging horse tack

10-30-1967
Eastern Oregon Search Party; Jackson County Education Day Camp; Asian Pear Pickers

Eastern Oregon sagebrush country: pan across search party staging area with KTVM 5 News station wagon / policeman standing on fence / man probing duckweed-covered pond, possibly Fort Rock in distance / men sweeping brushy area / interior of converted school bus serving as headquarters, "Disaster [something]" painted on side / / children outdoors reading folders below "Jackson County Summer Education Day Camp" banner / written on folders: "Mikel Shaw," "Pamela's Book," "Lillian's Book," "Kathleen's Book" / more children arrive with teacher / pan across teachers and children / / Asian man on ladder in pear tree / more Asian men picking pears on ladders, emptying into fruit boxes

7-31-1967
East Medford Residence Construction; Partial Eclipse

Men at work building residence in East Medford, Barneburg Hill and Rogue Valley Manor visible in background / pan across neighborhood / shake roofing in progress / carpenters at work inside house / passel of children on bicycles riding down street past construction site / / sun at various stages during partial eclipse

9-11-1969
East Medford Construction Site; Launching Toy Rockets

Street sign: Barnett and Murphy Road, Medford / pan across intersection, Roxy Ann in background / empty field, Rogue Valley Hospital in background / slow pan across field, Rogue Valley Manor in background / / Air Force airman holds toy rocket, demonstrates parachute inside / rocket ready to launch / man holds switch, rocket blasts off / more rockets, launching from field off North Phoenix Road / recovered rocket lying on grass

7-19-1967
Earl Miller; Site Work

Closeup of Earl Miller speaking, Jackson County commissioners meeting / tight closeup of Earl / / man in suit earnestly speaking / picnic scene: picnic table, older couple, small boy / pan across workers wearing hard hats standing around / they walk past camera / man operates small bulldozer/excavator / dump truck dumps dirt / bulldozer operator / man mortars rocks onto concrete structure / pan along concreted and rocked creek bed / man driving tractor with rototiller / bulldozer / men in hard hats, at director's signal, walk past camera again /

10-2-1968

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