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Aftermath of Wind Storm

Downed tree branches on street / branch on electric lines / pan down broken trees to branches on ground / branch hung up in tree, Central Point area / piles of branches under trees, pan up to trees / Perrydale Orchards sign hanging by one wire

10-3-1967
Agate Dam and Reservoir

Slow pans across reservoir and dam / shots of scrubby oaks from moving car, car stops

4-18-1966
Agate Dam Construction

Pan across construction site, conveyor loading earthmovers with dirt / graders, dump trucks, earth movers, caterpillar with sheepsfoot roller in action / pans across construction site / pan across concrete culvert in ditch / more pans across site

8-17-1965
Agate Dam Groundbreaking and Construction

Closeup of "dam" wooden stake / man digging furiously with shovel / bulldozer digging / pans across dam site /

3-26-1965
Agate Lake Estates Site Work, Meeting

Closeup of man wearing pith helmet, bulldozer at work in background / people schmoozing next to pickups parked in hills / bulldozer moving dirt / more of same / people walk across bulldozed area, pan across scene / pans across people standing, listening to speaker / man taking notes, man holding brochure: "Lake Agate Estates" / long shot of scene /

9-27-1968
Air Force Airman LaFleur

Good color, silent: Air Force noncoms examine thick manual standing in front of fighter jet, zoom in on Senior Airman LaFleur

12-26-1967
Air Mail Anniversary Footage; Phone Books Delivered to KTVM

Silent, color completely faded to red: Rider gallops up to man holding horse, mounts and rides off (Pony Express reenactment) / Woodrow Wilson rides up in early car, speaks to pilot / mailbags loaded onto Curtiss Jenny / Jenny takes off / / B&W: elderly VIPs (veteran airmail pilots?) holding mailbag / poster: "50th Anniversary U.S. Air Mail" / man carries bag onto DC-9 / / Silent, color completely faded to red: view over wing of biplane at low altitude / loading mailbags onto airmail plane at night / still photos of airmail planes / passengers boarding airmail plane / sorting mail / Ford Trimotor in air / / B&W: man exits Pacific Northwest Bell car in TV station parking lot with stack of phone books, hands them to women / interior: women distribute books in KTVM 5 offices

5-15-1968
Air Pollution Hearing; Ribbon Cutting at Medford City Hall

Pan across judges, court reporter / view of courtroom from back of room / pan across audience / smoke and steam emitting from stacks of lumber mill, log truck drives by / / speaker at lectern, open air / pans across standing audience, Medford City Hall grounds / speaker again / view of scene with city hall in background / VIPs take scissors from box held out by young woman / they simultaneously cut ribbon

10-24-1968
Air West Airline Routes

Silent, good color: Air West jetliner in air / VIPs discussing in president's (?) office / maps of Air West routes / president (?) examines maps / closeups of model of airliner with new Air West livery / Air West liner in air again, banks away from us

4-9-1968
Airline Passengers Board Bus; Medford Airport Radio Beacon

Passengers boarding chartered bus / workers loading luggage onto bus from airport trolleys / / man indicates small metal building with antennas above roof / interior: he opens small metal cabinet / tubes and electronics inside cabinet

12-6-1967
Airplane Crash; Biddle Road Work

State police and reporters hike uphill from private Cessna 150G airplane N22088 crashed alongside rural road / people examining wreckage / various shots of wreckage / man carries nose wheel to car / / street sign: Jackson and Biddle, pan to traffic on Biddle / site work alongside Interstate 5, pan to power shovel and bulldozers / traffic entering Jackson, pan to site work / Biddle Road looking north / Shell station at 2001 Biddle, pan to Biddle looking south / interstate directional sign at Biddle and Hwy. 62 / views through windshield of moving car on various segments of Biddle Road, ending at Medford Airport

According to a photo caption in the Medford Mail Tribune 5/15/1969p9, Biddle was being widened from Jackson Street to the Crater Lake interchange. Part of the project was installation of a 54-inch pipe, "part of the Upper Bear Creek interceptor sewer system."

2-27-1969
Airplane Wreck, West Coast Airlines F-27, in Snow

Pan across wreckage of airplane wreck in snowstorm / closeups of parts in snow / more of same  / ID number: N2712 / wallet or book lying in snow / view inside wreck

3-10-1967
AKC Dog Show, Spiegelberg Stadium, Medford

Long shot, pan across field; cars parked on track and on field / closeups, medium shots of dogs and people showing dogs

9-6-1965
Al LeGate at Grants Pass, Riding Horseback from Mexico to Canada

LeGate wearing vest, "More Trails Mexico to Canada" painted on back, covering saddle with tarp / closeups of man and horse / man rolls cigarette  / more closeups

LeGate was publicizing a need for more horse trails.

9-19-1966
Alba, Italy Councilman Arrives Medford Airport

Man walks from airplane on tarmac, Medford Airport, is greeted, poses for camera, walks to terminal

11-14-1966
Anthony Yturri Speaks

Banquet scene: Anthony Yturri speaks at lectern / shot of audience

11-4-1966
Anti-Blowout Foam Tire Insert Demonstration

Color completely faded to red: In lab, technician in lab coat pulls foam insert from tire, shows cross section / in field, technician drills holes in tire of Jeep, Jeep drives off / Jeep driving on rutted dirt road, over obstacles, over bottle, on highway

Road and drill sounds, no narration

4-10-1968
Anti-Gun Law Meeting, Riverside Park, Grants Pass

Pan across cars parked along Riverside Park in Grants Pass, people walking to meeting area / pan across people sitting at picnic / signs nailed to trees: "Casey Si, Dodds, No" / "Save Firearm Freedom" / "Prohibition Didn't Work" / "It Didn't Work with Booze" / "Hunters Against Dodds Bill" / Men speaking at lectern / "Firearm Freedom" sign /

5-18-1965
Anti-Sales Tax Message

Pan across wrecked car in ditch to sign: "Brophy's Pair-O-Dice Mobile Village," Shady Cove / police talk to witness or driver / / school board meeting, members with hands in air / pan across audience / more pans / looking over shoulder of board member / more of same

4-4-1969
Antique Car Sale, Grants Pass

Exterior: crowd from above / Sign: "1918 Chevrolet" / man opens hood of old car / lineup of 1920s cars in various stages of decrepitude / pans across crowd / closeups of people examining cars / interior: headlights hanging from rafter

8-30-1965
Antique Show; River Meeting; Goodwill Opening

Sign on wooden building: "Jacksonville Antique Show and Sale" / preparing to unload trailer / interior: women unpacking antiques / displays of glassware, kitchen antiques / / Jackson County courthouse auditorium: people milling about before meeting / people examining composite aerial photo of river on wall / bored audience members as man speaks / full dais / / sign in store window, 301 South Front, Medford: "Goodwill Industries Opening" / men cut ribbon in doorway / Hank Henry gets in shot, films them / shoppers inside store, pans across interior

See film No. 1497 for more of river meeting

Per Larry Smith Jan. 5, 2019, the Jacksonville building is the Jacksonville Community Center, built from a Camp White building or buildings. The Jacksonville Inn demolished it for their parking lot.

5-15-1969
Apollo Moon Shot Interviews

Good color, sound: Standing next to Apollo space capsule mockup, Air Force sergeant interviews two Air Force officers working with NASA about their roles in the Apollo moon shot

7-14-1969
Applegate Irrigation Meeting

Men fiddle with overhead projector, school gymnasium / meeting attendees examine map of Applegate drainage / closeup of map / speakers

9-28-1966
Aquacade '66 Water Show, Medford Hawthorne Pool

Dusk: young girl baton twirlers perform, Medford Hawthorne Pool / night: syncrhronized swimming in the rain / musicians perform, pan across deserted pool in the rain

8-26-1966
Arabian Horses Warm Up

Man exercises horse on leash, Long Mountain (?) in background / closeup: woman and horse in Arabian costume / woman rides toward cameraman, in circle / closeup of horse / man and woman ride horses in circle, up to camera

5-5-1966
Archie J. Twitchell, New Grants Pass City Manager

Closeup of man talking at desk / nameplate: "Archie J. Twitchell, City Manager" / closeups of Twitchell talking

2-28-1966
Armadillo

Armadillo released from cage, wanders around on concrete driveway / woman pets armadillo, people annoy it, try to attract its attention, try to direct it toward camera / closeup of animal / armadilo has had enough for one day, tries to get away / gloved man puts it back in cage

7-15-1969
Armed Robbers Led to Jail in Grants Pass

Man in handcuffs is walked by two policemen toward camera, into building / another man in handcuffs, hiding face, walked out of one building into another / wrecked car / policeman speaks, points to bullet hole in car / policeman sits in police car, points to bullet hole in windshield above his head / interior view of same

7-12-1965
Army Explosives Demonstration

Army sergeant walks down hillside / closeup of barrier tape with munitions wired to it / closeups of explosives on ground, spectators look on / explosives are detonated

7-21-1967
Army Medal Presentation at Santo Center, Medford

Soldiers at attention, Santo Center, Medford / officer at lectern, color guard, assembled soldiers / Ish-Baker House visible in background / officer presents medal and papers to soldier, shakes his hand / soldier displays bronze star to mother and siblings / color guard marches off / company marches off / officers salute

2-5-1968
Ashland 4th of July Fireworks, Parade

Pan across cars slowly driving down road to Emigrant Lake / parked cars / night: fireworks in sky / parade, seen from above, catercorner from Lithia Springs Hotel / fire truck / small children on sidewalk / mounted groups / floats: 4H, AKBC, Wranglerettes / pickup with huge school bell on back

7-4-1966
Ashland Airport and Private Planes

Pan across Ashland Airport runway / finger in foreground points at various areas of field, planes, including 1936 Fairchild N16827 / man poses with private planes as log truck drives by / shots of planes parked at field, hangar / same man speaks

11-18-1966
Ashland City Hall and Plaza

View South on East Main Street from Plaza, pan to city hall / interior: office directory on wall / city truck / city seal on door of truck / sign: "Who Pays for City Services?" / secretary at desk, talking on phone / other secretaries at desks / looking south on East Main again / city hall and Plaza from south

7-15-1969
Ashland City Planner; Claire Hanley Arboretum Dedication

VIP at desk / closeup of map he's examining: "City of Ashland" "Plans for Improvement of Siskiyou Boulevard" / closeups of VIP at work / / Martha and Mary Hanley and others standing aimlessly in front of experiment station building / signs: "Southern Oregon Experiment Station, Hanley Research Center, Oregon State University, Jackson County" "Century Farm" / Hanley sisters, Porter Lombard, others at experiment station holding papers and clipboards / pan across plantings, Claire Hanley Aboretum sign

8-10-1967
Ashland City Planning; Southern Oregon College Students Petition Against Tuition Hike

Man at desk flips through report, unfolds, looks at maps / closeup of map: "Zoning Map of Ashland" / man speaks to camera / signs: "Sign Up Oppose State Tuition Hike" / pan across petition table, student manning table / closeup of students signing petitions / board with newspaper clippings / completed petitions

2-7-1967
Ashland Downtown Planning Meeting

Pan across audience / speakers at dais / speaker discusses large flow sheet / more shots of audience, speakers

Article on Ashland downtown redevelopment proposal in Medford Mail Tribune, February 18, 1965, page F4

11-30-1965
Ashland Elks Building Fire; Miniature Golf

Pan across exterior of four-story Elks Building, Ashland, pan to roof / view of burned ceiling, pan down to pipes in basement / fire marshal points to fire trail on wall / closeup of ignition source? / fire marshal points to something else / ruined venetian blinds in window / pan across exterior / / children play miniature golf / closeups of kids, parents

7-17-1968
Ashland Elks Salt Deer Hides

Man shovels salt onto hide, folds it / repeat / men unloading station wagon at warehouse

10-14-1966
Ashland Fire Department Fire Dog

Dalmatian puppy and fireman's helmet / puppy on Ashland fire engine seat, lap dissolve to puppy on fire engine rujnning board / puppy walks over his City of Ashland Personnel Action Form. "Sparky" is a Fire Prevention Expert, to serve without pay

2-19-1968
Ashland Fire Department Rescue Unit / Mount Ashland Ski Patrol Demonstration

Brief pan across audience of adults wearing name tags / / Ashland fireman shows off "Salvage and Rescue" van / points to lights / opens doors / firemen schmooze, discuss van / / woman in parka sitting in snow / man pulls sled up to her / men gently roll her onto sled / they wrap her in blankets, tarp, pull her away

12-9-1966
Ashland Fire Department; VIP at Medford Airport; Chinook Boat Races

Pan across fireman's helmets and coats hanging on pegs / pan across Ford fire engine, "Ashland 6 F.D." / rescue van: "Ashland 9 F.D." / hoses in rack / generator and fan in side door of van / breathing apparatus in back of van / / passengers deplaning from Western Airlines DC-9 / VIP greeted / VIPs chat on bench outside Medford Airport terminal / man in Giants baseball uniform plays catch with 3 VIPs in suits in parking lot (more footage of this in SOHS Film 0901) / back to VIPs on bench at Medford Airport / / poster: "Second Annual Chinook River Boat Race" / banner over highway: "Chinook Boat Races April 29-30, Lions Crab Feed Sat. Nite" / man prepares to launch drift boat on river / drift boats row downriver past camera

4-24-1967
Ashland Firemen Pump Out Reservoir; Arabian Horses Displayed

Pan across firemen and Ashland American LaFrance fire engine on pondside (Reeder Reservoir?) road below / closeup of firemen / unattended nozzle spraying high in air / fireman at pumper controls / pan from pond to nozzle / nozzle / firemen discuss / / woman in Arabian garb with Arabian horse and fancy saddle / she walks horse from barn past camera / another Arabian displayed / young boy perched on horse / more of same

5-3-1967
Ashland Fourth of July Parade

Parade, Ashland: woman in Arabian garb on Arabian horse, color guard, Heirloom Antiques and Bob's Lunch in background / more color guards / color guard filmed from rear, Plaza in background / twirlers / Ashland City Band / Lincoln Summer School kids on decorated bikes / girls twirling flags / Scottish bagpipers, Lyle's in background / Araceli Macias, Miss Rogue Valley Pat Heaney, John Dellenback, Cathy Riffe, Janet Hayes, C. M. Keen in open cars / Fire House 5 band in fire truck / footage from second floor: parade from above, Oregon Caveman carrying girl over shoulder to jail on trailer /

7-4-1969
Ashland Fourth of July Parade

Ashland Fourth of July parade from cherry picker, looking south from near Elks Building / telephoto shot of vaquero on horse / majorettes, marching band with banner: "A Penny's Worth" / banner ("Uncle Sam Above All") and Uncle Sam on stilts / closeup of young stilt walker / SOC prestident Elmo Stevenson and wife in car / Miss Rogue Valley C. J. Porter in convertible, Mark Antony Hotel in background / Oregon Cavemen with victims in cage / cavemen and cave girls grab victims / Bagpipe band / Ashland Garden Club Juniors float /  horsemen / Congressman John Dellenback  in convertible / Model A Fords / shots of crowd / large school bell in back of pickup / old fire engine with Firehouse Five band, throwing candy

7-4-1968
Ashland JCPenneys Petition, Elks Building Fire Damage

Woman signing petition at table in front of boarded-up Elks Building, huge banner above it: "Help Keep Penney's in Ashland" / crowd grows around table / man in apron signs / closeups of people signing / "J. C. Penney Co." on building / smoke and fire damage on facade of building /

8-13-1968
Ashland Planning Meeting; Pacific Air Lines Desk, Medford Airport

Planning map on wall: " Ashland Central Area Study Phase Two" / pan across audience / map: "Comprehensive Plan" / pan across dais, decorated with artist's renderings of Ashland downtown / map: "Major Circulation" / speakers / map: "Ashland Central Area Study Phase Two" / / man studying brochure / departure board: "Pacific Air Lines" / PAL ticket desk / display of brochures /

3-23-1967
Ashland Plaza; Ashland Junior High School

Two-story business building built over Ashland Creek (since demolished) / Ashland Plaza, looking southwest / Ashland city hall, pan across Plaza / huge tree, center of plaza / / woman standing on residential porch talking to camera / / "Ashland Junior High School" on \ building / pan across school from parking lot /

6-4-1969
Ashland Plaza; D-Day Commemoration

Pan across Ashland Plaza buildings: Plaza Bakery, Arts & Crafts, Lithia Grocery, Wardrobe Cleaners, Perrine's / Party House Tea House/Catering / / decent color: WWII battleships under way / aerial shot of fleet turning / big guns firing / explosions on island / battleship in dazzle camouflage firing / pan across fleet / Marines climbing down landing net into landing craft / landing craft under way / landing through steel obstructions on beach / harbor full of LSTs, one with barrage balloon (mix of Normandy and Pacific footage)

6-9-1969
Ashland Rescue Van; Medford Buildings B Roll

Firemen with Ashland Salvage & Rescue Van No. 9 / closeup of inhalator-respirator with masks, oxygen and air tanks / "rescuscitating" fireman / rubber bag inflating and deflating / installing inflatable splint on fireman's arm / pan across shelves of gear inside van /  / shots of apartment building, Bazar (Foodland) building in background / Tudor style residence / apartment building / church / residences of various vintages and states of repair / dilapidated garage

half of frame missing from part of second clip

street numbers of residences readable: 924, 1820

6-26-1968
Ashland Water Carnival Bathing Beauties and Boats

Cadillac drives up to camera, "Ashland Jaycees" painted on car / bathing beauties emerge / girls, lined up on dock at Emigrant Lake, wave at camera / speedboats run past camera / boat drives up to trailer / closeup of boat driver / girls get back into Caddy

6-24-1966

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