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Transporting Fish from Medco Pond to Hatchery

Sign: "This lake is leased from Medco" / pan across muddy, empty pond / shot of dam / men seining fish from remainder of pond / closeup of fish / scooping fish into bucket / carrying fish to Oregon Game Commission tank truck / closeup of interior of truck / rearing ponds at fish hatchery / dumping fish into hatchery pond /

4-5-1965
Train-Truck Accident, North Medford

Box car slowly being moved on railroad tracks, probably Sage Road area / closeup of dented fender and bent bumper on semi-truck / man wiggles bent grab bar on railroad car / pan across scene

2-8-1966
Train-Dump Truck Collision Near Gold Hill

Men stand by heavy dump truck overturned next to railroad tracks at Gold Hill quarry or cement works / closeup of damaged front of truck, pan to tracks / more of same / torn-off fender (Witham label), air filter housing

4-19-1967
Traffic on Rural Highways

Traffic on rural artery (Table Rock Road?) / traffic through windshield, northbound on Hwy. 99 south of Central Point / stopped at traffic signal, through windshield

6-6-1968
Traffic Inventory Meeting

Men shuffle papers, discuss in front of "proposed zoning" map of valley / brief shot of man looking through "1966 Annual Traffic Inventory"

10-4-1966
Traffic Accident in Snow, Jackson and Riverside, Medford

Policeman directs traffic in snow, Medford intersection of Jackson and Riverside, American, Shell and Texaco service stations, Knights Inn Motel, I-5 viaduct in background / station wagon on curb, damaged Chrysler sitting in traffic lane / policeman takes notes / front of station wagon smashed into sign pole / pans across scene / closeup of chains on Medford police car, pan to door / flashing red light on roof

12-18-1967
Toy Repair for Christmas at V.A. Domiciliary

Closeup of battery-operated train running on floor / pan across Dom residents in workshop / closeup untangling jewelry, rock tumbler operating / man with table full of cars / men working on toy trucks / man spray painting toy / pan across room full of toys / toy train again

11-15-66
Tower Sections on Train Cars

Ore cars on track in Rogue River (?), Texaco and Gulf stations in background / closeups of triangular antenna tower sections in cars, OK Tires in background / closeup of cable spools in car / more of same

8-15-1968
Tour of Truck Farm Near Jacksonville

Group of men and boys standing in field / sign: "Wade Barley" / men and boys examine grain / shot from back of moving tractor

8-17-66
Tour of Southern Oregon Experiment Station; Britt Festivals Children's Performance; Rotary Argentine Visitor

Men, including Porter Lombard, tour orchard at Southern Oregon Experiment Station / man speaks / pans along irrigation hose and seedling trees / tractor, disk harrow / Lombard talks about sprayer / / schoolchildren seated on grass in shade of tree, raise hands / clarinetist on Britt stage speaks about his instrument as four other musicians wait to perform / pans across audience seated only in shady areas  / / exterior: young Argentinian man gives Rotary Club peace pennant to VIP, shakes hands, closeup as he schmoozes with VIPs / closeup of pennant with dove, "Rotary Club, Tres Arroyos, Republica Argentina"

8-15-1967
Tour of Providence Hospital

Exterior: pan across Providence / landscapers working on plantings / interiors: operating room / x-ray room / dignitaries tour building / patient's room / nurse's station / chapel / sign: Mary Norbert Hall / woman and nun unveil portrait of Sister Mary Norbert

3-18-1966
Tour of New SOSC Library; Wind Storm

VIPs enter building toward camera already inside, take off overcoats, go through turnstiles, up stairs, chat / / trailer house lying on its side / taped broken glass window flapping in breeze / South Ashland I-5 exit service station flag, signs, traffic signals, bushes, trees being whipped by wind /

1-12-1968
Tour of New Construction in Medford

Officials in suits visit new buildings and construction sites: Witham's Truck Stop / building site with earthmover at work / unknown building / Beaver Electric building / uncompleted building / Girl Scout headquarters / North Medford HIgh School site? / long shot of Providence Hospital / steel framework of new wing at Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital / Medford City Hall under construction / men with crane loading refrigeration unit on top of new U.S. Bank, downtown Medford

4-1-1966
Tour of Jacksonville Derelict Cars and Junk Piles

Shot from moving car of old cars stored in yards and alleys / drive-bys of junk piles, more derelict cars

3-31-1966
Tour of Half-Completed Providence Hospital

Sign: "Under Construction Sacred Heart Hospital" / pan across facacde / interior shots / nun gives tour / man speaks to group touring / crane lifts iron / men work on roof / tour on roof

See article on construction, Medford Mail Tribune, May 12, 1965, page 1

5-18-1965
Tour of Duff Water Treatment Plant

Man in hat giving tour of Duff Water Treatment Plant under construction: interiors: men examine monitoring equipment / closeup of recording sensor / schmoozing, joking / exteriors: large steel pipe in ditch / worker in distance cuts pipe with chainsaw with abrasive wheel / closeup of same / arty view through pipe / man working in concrete tank / view from roof of concrete work on filtration tanks

8-14-1967
Topping Out Medford City Hall; Mexico Map

Telephoto shot: Men carry evergreen to top of new Medford City Hall under construction /  VIPs follow / shot of same from roof of city hall / VIP in suit awkwardly scrambles to roof / VIPs on roof / one awkwardly climbs down (see photograph, Medford Mail Tribune, February 28, 1967, page 1) / / map of Baja California / closeup of map, pointer points to San Pedro de Martir Range; Providence Peak; El Centro, California

Photo of topping out in Medford Mail Tribune, February 28, 1967, page 1

2-28-1967
Tom Vaughn Speaks at RVCC about History Building

Pans across banquet scene, Mary Hanley present / closeups of speakers / speaker with architect's drawing of building

9-30-1965
Tom McCall Speaks at Kiwanis Meeting, Amphicar on Rogue River

Men in suits leave meeting past camera / speaker at lectern / Tom McCall at lectern / McCall shakes hands / Amphicar amphibian automobile drives into Rogue River, drives around (Tom McCall as passenger) / passenger's-eye view of Amphicar entering river, view aft, people on shore

10-6-1965
Tom McCall Cuts Cake; 1850s Court Dockets; Medford Swim Team at Snowy Practice

Tom McCall shakes hands with girl wearing "Oregon Dairy Princess" sash and crown / they cut cake, serve Legionnaires / / pan across old handwritten ledgers / closeup: "July Term Probate Court July 16th 1853" / closeups of pages of court dockets / / girl in bathing suit holding sign: "It's Never Really Cold in Medford!! Medford Swim Team Feb. 14, 1967" / pan across girls in bathing suits, poolside country club pool, snow in background / snowball fight at poolside / they pose looking at snowy field, throw snow into pool

2-14-1967
Titan Missile at Medford Airport

Missile arrives at airport in sections on two trucks / trucks jockey sections around to join sections / closeups, pans

2-16-1965
Timber Products Plywood Warehouse, Hand Loading Boxcar

Pan across railroad tracks at Timber Products / TP warehouse full of plywood / interior pans across plywood / men loading plywood into boxcar one sheet at a time

3-4-1966
Timber Products Equipment Auction; Dunlevy Draws Winners on Television

Same auction sign as in SOHS Film No. 1185 / people milling about in parking lot, wigwam burner burning in background / interior of mill: table covered with tools, more milling about / sign: "Start of Sale" / pans across tools, equipment, people milling and chatting / / interior of TV studio, participants wearing microphones, "Boutique" part of sign visible, closeup of Mayor Dunlevy holding basket / woman shakes basket, Dunlevy pulls out winning postcards

12-7-1967
Timber Products Company; Sketch of Criminal Suspect

Pan across Timber Products Company building / follow pickup as it drives across grounds / / closeup of police artist sketch of young white male suspect

9-4-1967
Timber Products Company Shutdown, Sale

Pan down printed notice: "Notice to All Employees--All employees are hereby notified that the assets of the Timber Products Company are being sold. Effective at midnight, August 31, 1967, all operations of the Tibmer Products Company will be shut down. Advance notice of future employment will be given. Riddlesbarger, Pederson, Brownhill & Young" / storefront, painted on window: "International Woodworkers of America AFL-CIO Local 3-6" / sign on mill building "Timber Products Company, A Division of Cyprus Mines Corporation" / shots of inactive lumber mill: tepee burner, railroad loading area, parking area, offices

9-1-1967
Timber Auction; Medford Police Cadet

Official filling out paperwork at table, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium / man displays twenty-dollar bill / pan across audience / official at large gridded blackboard labeled "Sale Name," "Min. Dep.," "Volume," "Total," "App. Price" / more of same / women at table with paperwork / / young man at typewriter filling out fingerprint form / Medford police sergeant discusses form with young man /

7-19-1967
Timber Auction; Josephine County Fair

Pans across audience, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium / man at gridded blackboard / women with adding machines / / sign: "Josephine County Fair Grounds," pan to ferris wheel / carnival scene / sign "Josephine County Fair Aug. 16-19, 1967" / interior: huge, impressive computer with signs: "Personality Analysis Anavac," "Are You a Character?" / signs on building entrances: "Flower Exhibits," "Agriculture Exhibits," "Industrial Exhibits," "Junior Livestock Open Class Sheep-Swine-Goats" / woman poses with Mercedes sports car by Auto Martin trash can / fairgrounds entrance

8-16-1967
Timber Auction; Fraternal Order of Eagles Event

Meeting in Jackson County Courthouse auditorium / closeup of speaker / spectators / woman handling checks / man at blackboard tote board labeled "Sale Name," "Volume," " App. Price," "Min. Dep." "Total" / / people wearing nametags registering for event at tables, handed folders of papers / sign: "FOE," pan to building

6-25-1969
Timber Auction; Elementary School Classroom

Woman walks up to gridded blackboard: "Rogue River National Forest" / pan across sparse attendees / woman retrieves bid from man at table, entersinformation on blackboard / / elementary school teacher in classroom at blackboard, pan to students at desks mimicking her gestures

8-21-1967
Tilt-Up Slab Building Construction; Medford Heights Townhouses Construction

Crane lifting wall segments into place of large tilt-up building, various views, closeups of crew, crane driver, pans across scene / / pan across construction site, wooded hill / sign: "Medford Heights Townhouses," buildings under construction

9-10-1969
Tiller Creek Forest Fire

Bulldozer by smoking hillside / smoking area viewed from above / night: hot spots on hillside / forest fire at night /

7-25-66
Thrifty Nifty Grocery Store, Medford

Sign on store: "Thrifty Nifty," pan down / closeup of cash register / pan across interior of store, cashier speaks, glowers at camera / more exterior shots of store (great tawdry exterior) / street sign: Jackson and Woodstock streets / / unidentified banquet scene, women with corsages / Earl Miller speakers / more speakers / people stand in audience to be recognized

1-18-1967
Thanksgiving Messages from the Pilgrims, John Dellenback; Thanksgiving at Providence Hospital, Medford Fire Station

Sound film: Living history recreations at Plimoth Plantation, historical Thanksgiving message / / color, sound: John Dellenback at desk with Thanksgiving message: history of Thanksgiving, "let's give thanks" / / silent: exterior: Providence Hospital / interiors: man wheeled out of hospital holding small children / nurses in dining hall / hallway with lines of men / dining hall: Thanksgiving buffet / diners eating, pan across dining hall / people waiting in hallway / exterior: Medford fire hall, Third and Front / interiors: fireman in kitchen with cooked turkey in pan / firemen eating at table

11-23-1967
Tetanus Clinic in Jacksonville

People getting injected with pneumatic vaccinator / sobbing little girl /

9-30-1965
Termite Inspection and Spraying

Man on step of mansion / door opens, man walks in / interiors: man walks down stairs in dark basement, talks to woman / he talks on wall phone / pickup drives into driveway / same man in basement spraying chemicals overhead / tight closeup of woman writing check / man walks with chemical sprayer back to pickup

11-2-1967
Tennis Players; Darlene's Peaches in Phoenix

Pre-teens in shorts with tennis rackets sitting on ground against wall (watching game?) / woman poses by van painted "Darlene's Peaches, 2255 Camp Baker Road," Phoenix / woman backs up tractor wth grader blade, drives past camera and van into orchard / woman picks peaches on ladder, from ground / round sign on standard: "Darlene's Peaches"

7-16-1969
Ten Thousandth Baby Born at Rogue Valley Hospital

Baby in hospital bassinet stretches, pan to sticker "Who will be the 10,000th?" and handwritten "ME" / mother in hospital bed / more of same / nurse lifts and cradles baby

Baby is Stefanie Rae Vandevender; mother is Lenora Vandevender, wife of Jesse Paul Vandevender. Grandparents are Rev. and Mrs. Jesse L. Vandevender, Medford, and Mr. and Mrs. John Baima in California. See Medford Mail Tribune story, March 15, 1968, page 1

3-14-1968
Telephone Workers Installers Strike; Village Gallery, Jacksonville

Picketers on sidewalk in front of telephone company offices, North Central, Apostolic Faith church sign and reader board in background/ picketer on roller skates / picket signs: "AT&T Bell System Wages and Benefits Unfair," "Western Electirc Installers on Strike Against Western Electric" / roller skater / bare legs of women picketers / more picketers shots / / California Street, Jacksonville, gaggle of VIPs walks to Village Galley/ gallery workers painting, sprucing up building / pan across storefronts: Coleman's Hardware, Gary West Meats

4-18-1968
Teens' Medford Fireworks Stand

Customer at counter of fireworks stand manned by teenagers at gas station, Fourth and Central, Medford / closeups of teens / long shot of stand

6-30-1966
Teens Waiting in Line; South Oregon Coast Scenes

Teens standing in line at Miles Field / / sea stacks and surf, south Oregon coast / highway sign: "Welcome to Oregon; We Hope You Will Enjoy Your Visit" / commercial signs: A&W, Holiday Motel, Bev's Boat Bunk, Smoked Salmon, Chetco Travel Trailer and Camper Resort / grassy field with driftwood / beach / Dairy Queen / Philips 66 gas station / bowling alley sign / Chevron Standard service station / Bonn Motel / "For Sale" sign in window / closeup of busted neon sign / fast montage of directional arrows / Oregon State Park sign, pan to coast / highway sign: "Welcome, Enjoy Your Visit" / view from above of children playing on driftwood-strewn beach / woman walking with dog on beach /

For more of same footage of teens in line and description of event, see SOHS Films No. 1622 and 1625

9-10-1969
Teens Wait for Rock Concert; Meeting

Pan across Miles Field from outside, teens standing in line / teens waiting at fence, pan across line / / Earl Miller shakes hands / VIPs sit down at table / young secretary / meeting around table / / various shots of teens lined up at Miles Field / rock band plays on flatbed trailer / more shots of teens standing in line schmoozing, milling about

For more of same footage of teens in line, see SOHS Films No. 1622 and 1633

Photo in Medford Mail Tribune, September 2, 1969, page 9. Event was 7½-hour Oregon Trail Pop-Rock '69, produced by Harry Arnold "with and for the Ashland Jaycees." 1,800 people attended. "There were no arrests or trouble."

9-2-1969
Teens in Line

Pans across teenagers standing in line outside Medford Armory

For more footage of teens in line and rock concert, see SOHS Film No. 1625

9-1-1969
Teenaged Girl Talking on Telephone

Hand dialing princess telephone / teenage girl speaking on phone / lap dissolve of hours passing on clock / girl drinks Coke, still talking / clock / girl eats candy bar, still talking / clock / clock

The number on the telephone dial is 773-4581, listed in the 1968 Polk's directory as belonging to Redtronix Inc., Pacific Telatronics and Southern Oregon Broadcasting Co.

3-5-1968
Teen Runaway at Police Station

Young teen standing in front of police station / boy presents profile to camera / closeup

10-18-1966
Teen Road E-O Winners

Interior, auto dealer showroom, Mercury and Comet posters on wall: Teenage boys and one girl receive certificates from men in suits, shake hands

5-23-1966
TB Association Mails Christmas Seals

Sign on building: Jackson County Public Health Center / interior: women stuff envelopes / woman holds up sheet of Christmas seals / TB seals poster

11-16-1965
Talent I-5 Enco Station Sign; Jacksonville Historic District Unveiling; Britt Festivals

Car parks on side of Interstate 5 / six VIPs including Medford Mayor Jimmy Dunlevy emerge and regard something in distance / same car and VIPs now parked in gas station parking lot, Talent area, pan slowly up to Enco sign at great height above them / / succession of speakers, including Robbie Collins, on sidewalk by Beekman Bank, Jacksonville / plaque is unveiled: "Jacksonville Historic District" / closeup of plaque / / dusk: crowd sitting on blankets on grass / night: Britt stage from a distance / closer shots of orchestra performing on stage

8-14-1967
Talent Area House Fire; Discarded Christmas Trees

Blazing ruins of building, multiple shots, pans--looks like Talent area, railroad boxcars and industrial buildings in background / civilian or volunteer fireman hoses down garage / pan down chimney to fire / more of same / / pans across pile of discarded Christmas trees / closeups of pile

1-1-1968
Talent Achievement Day; Hedrick Junior High School

Facade of small wooden building with bell tower: "Talent City Hall 1899," with "Achievement Day" banner / man speaking outdoors at microphone, hands are shaken / pan across spectators standing, sitting in folding chairs, on grass / / view down residential street and Hedrick Junior High School, cars slowly passing school / schoolchildren walk, ride bikes past camera / child crossing guards wave traffic through, wave flags at nonexistent traffic / pans across mass of children and waiting school bus / older children flash peace signs at camera /

9-8-1969
Tagging Rogue River Salmon

Good color, silent: pan across mouth of Rogue River to bridge / small boat lays net across river / men on beach pull net taut / pulling net to shore / fish in net including sturgeon, small fish, salmon / sturgeon returned to river / gasping salmon displayed for camera / salmon quickly tagged, scale sample taken and returned to river

8-29-1969

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