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Synchronized Swimming, Hawthorne Pool

Four teen girls in leotards in Hawthorne Pool / closeups of girls / shots of synchronized swimming / they swim past camera

8-24-66
Swedenburg House, Ashland

Exterior: pan across Swedenburg house from sidewalk / interiors: seated man, furniture, sleigh bed / people walking down stairs / closer exterior pan

7-13-66
Swearing in New Citizens; Construction of Electrical Substation and High-Tension Line; Gas Station Construction

Judge speaks at bench / spectators rise one by one / bailiff swears in new citizens / man pins corsages on women / certificates given to citizens / judge hands out small flags / speakers / small child angrily snatches his certificate away from other child / celebratory buffet / / construction scene, electrical substation / spooling wire from truck / uncompleted tower on far hilltop / helicopter delivers cable, flies away / / gas station building under construction, nearly complete / pans across site / several shots of building

11-21-1967
Surveyors and Pack Mule

Men with mule laden with surveying equipment / they adjust pack, discuss / closeup pans of packs, mule

Per Roger Roberts, March 4, 2017: Older surveyor is John A. "Jack" Hoffbuhr, project is Jackson County Surveyors Survey Triangulation Project

10-4-1966
Surveying; Senior Citizens Home; Mark Hatfield Speaks

Man demonstrates surveying or other inscrutable practice at construction site along Highway 62 (?) / / pan across dining room full of senior citizens / man cuts "Happy Valentine's Day" cake / seniors play on shuffleboard arcade game / / Senator Mark Hatfield at lectern (out of focus), luncheon / pan across audience, Hank Henry present

2-14-1969
Surveying for Hyatt Lake Campground

Pan across map of lake / pans across forest at campground site / closeups of surveyors at work / closeup of surveyor's stake / pan across campground site to lake, surveyor points at lake / pan across map of campground / pan along lake shore / pans across lake, docks and house in background

5-31-1965
Surplus Vehicle Auction; Winter Driving Safety Footage

Long row of Chevrolet pickups, Jeep station wagons and pickups / shots of vehicles, trailers, men inspecting them / pan across grounds, near Medford Airport / / KTVM car flashes headlights in fog / cars slowly drive side by side in parking lot, one with headlights on, the other without / shot from moving car of snowy shoulder, frost on trees and bushes / man at teletype in Weather Bureau / closeup of teletype / man examines weather maps on wall / State Police, office workers /

11-2-1967
Stuffing Christmas Seals Envelopes

Man places "Fight Tuberculosis" placard on table / women at work stuffing envelopes / closeups of same / boxes of work to be done / pan across boxes completed / more of same / closeup of placard

11-15-66
Student Government Day, Medford City Council

Medford City Council Chambers: students and councilors at desks, full house / reception elsewhere in city hall, people schmoozing 

5-5-1966
Student Government Day Medford City Hall

Interior: Control panel (police dispatch?) / pan to man showing students control panel and city map / interior: council chambers with students talking, men and women looking on / interior: Mayor Jimmy Dunlevy showing plans and model of new city hall building

5-7-1965
Strobe Light Ranging; Smoking B-Roll

Surveyor at tripod and light / installing strobe light on tripod / tripod with Swiss-made Wild Heerbrugg theodolite on receiving end / man consults manual, takes notes / / back of man standing in TV station parking lot and smoking--at length / woman empties ash tray

Surveyor in plaid shirt is Mark Boyden, per Roger Roberts.

A few seconds of the ash tray at the end broke off and was replaced in the can--not transferred.

5-14-1968
Strike Affects Temporary Classroom Construction, Medford School District

Pan across temporary classrooms at Jackson (?) Elementary School / sign: "The Components on this Job Were Mfd. Behind a 'Union' Picket Line" / pans across uncompleted temporary classroom building, footings / same sign

7-8-1965
Street Widening

View down street under construction, Philips 66, Texaco gas stations in background; three-story building in background looks like a hospital / road grader, dump truck approach / closeup of blade of grader as it stops just short of camera

7-26-1967
Stewardesses Arrive; SOSC Donation; SOSC Registration

West Coast Airline DC-9 taxis up to gate, Medford Airport, stewardesses in three different uniforms disembark / Mayor Dunlevy, Earl Miller, other VIP shake hands with stews / stews pose in front of airliner, closeup pans / / entrance of Churchill Hall, SOU: check is handed off, hands are shaken / VIPs chat awkwardly / / more registration footage, pan across SOSC gymnasium

The stewardesses are apparently here to publicize inauguration of DC6 (not DC9) service to Medford, after 14 years of service by the Convair 340. Medford Mail Tribune, January 3, 1968, page 1

1-4-1968
Statistician at Work; SOSC Registration

Man in suit working at desk / closeup of his hands writing on note paper / different shot of him at desk / graph showing severe rises and falls--dips every summer--1965-1967 / his hand working on graph of "Ashland Census" / / students waiting in line / long shot of registration in gymnasium, sign: "Law Enforcement, Anthropology, Economics," pan to professor / long shot of registration chaos with signs: "Central Biology Students Note" "15 Credits Is Minimum Load for Draft Deferment" / students sprawled in corner filling out paperwork / shot of registration from balcony of gym

Note: for the first time clips have cue marks in corner

1-3-1968
Station Wagon Wreck

Night: gurney loaded into ambulance / pan across station wagon with broken windshield / closeup of baby bottle on front seat

8-22-66
State Police on Freeway; Jackson County Shooting Range

I-5, Medford: Oregon State Police car pulls up to camera with energency lights flashing / police car behind civilian car on freeway, police car drives off / / shooting range: men fire pistols at targets, Agate Lake area 

3-31-1967
State Police Christmas Present; Children Open Presents; Highway Construction

State Police office, pan to wrapped Christmas present on counter / closeup of present / officer takes it away / / small boy writes on blackboard, pan to Christmas tree; other boys play with toys: electric hockey game, toy Camaro, cowboy and horse, Tonka Jeep / closeup of hockey set in action / boys play with basketball, toy dog / / dump truck dumps fill into hole next to highway / shots through car window driving past road construction, looks like Highway 140 area

12-25-1967
State Parks Advisory Board, Valley of the Rogue State Park

Shot from moving car on I-5, exiting at Valley of the Rogue State Park / dignitaries at park / pan across park / dignitaries picnic/ bus departs /

7-27-66
State Marine Board Hearing

Jackson County Courthouse auditorium: Men at dais / audience / men give testimony at table in front of dais

5-25-1966
State Forestry Office Building

Sign: "S.W. Oregon Forest Protective District Headquarters, Forestry Department, State of Oregon" / pan across front of building / pan of interior room: ranger, Southwest Oregon map / closeup of plaque thanking construction sponsors / man walks to desk, sits down / same man walks down corridor / sign: "Farm Forestry" / Doyle Stockton at desk / sign: "Building Permits" / Wayne Peterson at desk, speaks into microphone / Carl Bennett at desk / closeup of two-way radio / pan across front of building

8-1-66
State Compensation Check Received

Interior: closeup of man speaking / two men in suits hand him check; they shake hands / closeup of check / two men on sidewalk with fistful of checks

8-19-66
Standard Insurance Building Fire Damage, Medford

Pan across damage to building, workers on second floor

11-1-1965
Spirit of America Car in Medford; Auction Crowd; Domiciliary Hobby Show

Men at Medford Center shopping center examine Craig Breedlove's "Spirit of America" race car, Sears, Lerner Shoes in background / closeup of cockpit / VIP enters cockpit / cool teens walk by as man polishes car / / police impounded car auction crowd / / clown dusts off sign ("Hobby Fair Today, Visitors Welcome") at VA Veterans Domiciliary, White City / clown dusts off arrowheads, indicates inlaid stone table with Veterans Administration logo, woodworking projects / examines wooden windmill, guitar, knitted goods, dusts off ceramics (breaks one and mourns) / examines leather goods (checks wallets for money)

4-14-1967
Spider Spins Web

Closeup of large spider spinning web, out-of-focus unidentifiable parking lot in background

11-16-66
Special Organizational Meeting, Medford 549C School Board

Pans across men and woman at meeting table, woman pours coffee

7-1-1966
Space Program Lecture; Garage Sales, Rummage Sales

Classroom scene: photos of space capsule, Mercury astronauts on wall / student taking notes / / woman examines, cleans antiques in garage / man displays electric iron / pan across items on table / closeup of lamp / sign on sidewalk: "Garage Sale" / shoppers examine merchandise in garage / sign on sidewalk: "Rummage Sale Today, Room 108 Fehl Bldg.," pan to building / shoppers in thrift stores / sign: "Rummage Sale Today"

10-3-1967
Southern Pacific Railroad Yards, Ashland; Search Operations

Man in hard hat at Ashland railroad yards with picket sign: "I.A.M. #1158 on Strike" / long pan across boxcars and Southern Pacific railroad buildings to depot in distance / closeup of boxcar running gear / closeup  pan of SP engine #3587 / / emergency vehicles on side of dirt road, volunteers in woods / man with portable radio, volunteers walk down road by camera, schmooze

7-17-1967
Southern Pacific Railroad Clock Delivered to Jville Museum

Man wrestles heavy clock off ground, carries it up walk into Jacksonville Museum (old county courthouse) front door / pan up to museum sign / Mary Hanley receives clock / closeup of clock / they open case and admire clock

11-10-66
Southern Oregon University, Grants Pass High School Graduation Ceremonies

Pans across Southern Oregon College students and audience, Lithia Park bandshell area / closeup of twin babies in stroller / more audience shots / bandshell / Grants Pass High School graduation, fairgrounds--students walk thorugh arches of evergreen boughs / pan across grandstand and graduates / band  / pan across dignitaries / pan across graduates

6-6-1966
Southern Oregon Police Officers Association VIPs

Exterior: men shake hands, talk in parking lot

8-18-66
Southern Oregon Home Show

Exterior, Medford Armory, sign: "1967 Southern Oregon Home Show" / pan across interior from second floor, booths: "Go All Electric," "Coca-Cola," "Quality Processed Meats," "Decorating Centre," "Jenn-Air Range" / closeups of dishwasher, live TV camera, electronic equipment / Eads Furniture display / Ford Mustang on turntable

10-6-1967
Southern Oregon College; Bear Creek Meeting

Churchill Hall, Southern Oregon College / exterior: closeups of students discussing, Siskiyou Boulevard in background / Churchill Hall / SOC campus shots / / meeting / pan along Bear Creek, residences, gravel pit or concrete company in background, looks like future Rogue Valley Mall area / back to same meeting

Lint and large chunk of garbage in camera gate

5-17-1967
Southern Oregon College Registration

Sign: "Southern Oregon College" / interior of auditorium, slow pans across registration scenes

9-24-1965
Southern Oregon College Graduation, Lithia Park

Pans across crowd, band in Lithia Park / color guard, graduates in cap and gown file through crowd to band shell / pans across graduates and crowd

6-7-1965
Southern Oregon College Football, Basketball Practice; Central Point Times Newspaper

Men in shorts discuss while standing on Southern Oregon College track / coaches, college-age athletes, football practice / interior, gymnasium: SOC basketball practice / / "The Times" neon sign in window / closeup of "Central Point Times" masthead / front page, August 17, 1967 / closeups of pasteups, classified ads, April 27, 1967 issue, shots of news photographs in glossy and printed form

8-22-1967
Southern Oregon College Dining Commons, Construction

Sign: "Southern Oregon College" / interior: pans across dining commons / exteriors: students walk between classes / pans across completed new building / pan across parking lot / more students walking, more campus shots / construction site, columns for new building standing / dormitories / bulldozer at work / foundation excavation / interior of dining commons, students dishing out food, students in line / eating area /

SOC administrators are faced with a population explosion, with a fall term registration of 3,157. Two dormitories are being completed this month and are already filled with students. Construction is being started on the final two dormitories. Construction has begun on the $790,000 physical education building. (Medford Mail Tribune, October 10, 1965, page 6)

10-7-1965
Southern Oregon College Campus; Miss Rogue Valley Talent Competition

Students walking on Southern Oregon College campus, pan across campus / interior student union, students at tables / students, professors walking on campus / Angus Bowmer walks past / Ernest Ettlich walks down steps / Lawson Inada walks toward camera / / girl reciting on stage / girl dancing on stage with bag over head / girl playing saxophone / girl playing cello / girl dancing and singing / very dark closeups

per Medford Mail Tribune, February 8, 1967, pages 7 (caption):

SOC footage may have been taken to illustrate students' objection to tuition rate increase

per Medford Mail Tribune, February 17, 1967, page 1:

Finalists are: Ronda Rosencrans, Gayno Thurston, Monte Bradshaw, Sharon Kitzman, Inga Miller, Trudy Stone, Sandra Charters, Jo Anne Hamilton, Judy Long, Kay Bright, Sharon Caperna and Berlette Stephens.

See also Medford Mail Tribune, April 9, 1967, page 8 (photo of contestants)

2-17-1967
Southern Oregon Cable Television

Building with "SO Cable TV" on window, 926 South Grape Street, Medford / cable TV van drives past, pan up building, past spools of cable, to antenna on roof / pan across building / building from across street / man on cherrypicker installing antenna on roof of Medford Hotel

9-11-1968
South Central, Democratic Party Headquarters, Medford

Pan across South Central Medford past Dairy Queen to cinderblock building / sign: "Democratic Headquarters"

7-30-66
SOTIA Safety Awards Recipients; Singer Petula Clark at Medford Airport; Chat with Policeman

Men exit Southern Oregon Timber Industries Association building, Medford, with plaques, pose for camera / closeup of plaque: "Safety Champion Lumber Mfg. Division, Outstanding Achievement in Accident Prevention" / woman exits with smaller Safety Award plaque / / passengers disembark from turboprop airliner, Medford Airport / closeup in airport lounge: singer Petula Clark, entourage / / young woman chats with police officer in driveway; looks like Ashland

4-11-1967
SOTIA Meeting; Wigwam Burners; Oregon State Fair

Speaker at lectern / pan across luncheon meeting / Southern Oregon Timber Industries Association building exterior / wigwam burner, Central Point, Grange / another wigwam burner (Klamath County?), pan up smoke cloud / more shots of smoking burner / / Oregon State Fair entrance / woman poses with bouquet / Uncle Sam on stilts / carnival / horse race / small child / bagpiper / bagpipe band marching / 4-H banner / banner: "Theme: God & Country" / pavilion / Ferris wheel / small girl on carousel / ducks by tiny pond

8-25-1969
SOSC Graduation; Children in Pools; Red Cross Blood Drive

Pan across audience at Lithia Park bandshell / graduates sitting in front / closeups of grads / more crowd shots / professor at lectern / long shot of bandshell / more of crowd, graduates, now holding umbrellas / / young children paddling at edge of indoor pool, probably Medford YMCA, instructor backs off / children climb ladder out of pool / exterior of YMCA building / children in Hawthorne Park pool, several shots / / VIPs in folding chairs / man has blood pressure checked by nurse / nurse draws blood / men in suits chat with man on gurney as nurse draws blood /

5-9-1969
SOSC Commencement

Pan across large crowd, packed bleachers, SOSC gymnasium / speaker in professor's robes / framed portrait of VIP in lobby / closeup of face of portrait

6-3-1968
Sorting Mail, Medford Post Office

People waiting at counter, Medford post office / interior shots: employees sorting mail / room full of mail bins, sacks of mail piled high / man operates automatic sorter / more manual sorting / view over counter

11-17-66
Soldiers in the Snow

Good color, silent:  Soldiers jumping from armored personnel carrier into snow / lying down with rifles aimed / lying soldier with rifle smiles, waves at camera, tosses snow

12-18-1968
Soils Discussion

Men having discussion on roadside, shoulder of Roxy Ann visible in background / closeup of plowed soil, hand tests it for feel / more men join discussion

4-5-1968
Society of American Foresters Meeting

Interior "Pressurized Forestry" / SAF "Society of American Foresters 1900" sign / Man speaking to crowd from podium / pan crowd

5-7-1965
Society of American Foresters Meeting

Interior "Pressurized Forestry" / SAF "Society of American Foresters 1900" sign / Man speaking to crowd from podium / pan crowd

5-7-1965
Snow Storm on I-5 North

Driver's view, driving on I-5 in snow / Tow truck disentangling wrecked cars / Cars moving slowly on highway / Semi in ditch / Truck towing car

1-5-1965

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