Films

Displaying 1601 - 1650 of 1658

Film clips may be viewed in the SOHS Library (no fee). Please contact SOHS Library to purchase a copy for personal use or review ($20 per clip).

Title (click to view details) Description Publication datesort descending Online link
Prospective Firemen Test; Burned Fluhrer Building Lot

Exterior: men milling about by fire engine / men climbing extended ladder on ladder truck / men climb over 6-foot wall / interior: men taking written test / foot racing down North Front Street / / empty lot, demolished burned Fluhrer Building, small wooden house, somehow related to the United Good Neighbor Fund, on grounds  / Craterian Theater in background /

9-29-1969
Jacksonville Museum Reception; Fruit Shipment to Brazil

Jacksonville Museum grounds: ladies chatting / men chatting separately / cake shaped like courthouse / buffet line / Earl Miller present / / color, sound: men standing in front of "Maltese Cross" fruit boxes on dockside discuss shipment of Hood River and Jackson County fruit to Brazil / "3,000 tons of pears going to Brazil" and speaker bites into hard, green pear

9-29-1969
Mary Hanley Retirement Observance; George Romney and Operation Breakthrough

Mary Hanley and ladies eating, schmoozing on Jacksonville Museum grounds / interior meeting: / / faded color, sound: George Romney speaking / closeup of "Operation Breakthrough" (anti-poverty program) packages on dais / "Response to Operation Breakthrough has been overwhelming" / Romney speaks about housing proposals in U.S., Canada and overseas

9-29-1969
Oregon State Police Prepare for Memorial Day Weekend

Sign: "State Police" / patrolmen examine map / girls walking on sidewalk, Big Y area, riding bicycles / police dispatcher at console / patrolmen (and woman) discuss

9-3-1965
Costa Rican Girl in Central Point

Woman, girl and man pick flowers / they pose for camera /girl plays ping pong with other children / they pet dog

9-3-1965
Railroad Cars, Medford

Zoom out on railroad tracks, boxcars near Eleventh Street, Medford / zoom in at sawmill, sawdust loading into car / pan across stacked lumber, flatcars

9-3-1965
OSP Officers, Rev. Gunn of Ashland

Scrap footage: Closeup of Rev. Gunn, wife and small children / Oregon State Police officers look at map, take notes / secretaries talk, type

9-3-1965
Grass Fire; Replacing Jet Engine; Applegate School

Grass fire by road, East Medford area / lifting engine onto tail of AirWest jet airliner, Medford Airport / / pan across grass fire / closeup of burning weeds by fence / helicopter with bucket arrives / helicopter at low altitude, pan across countryside / copter returns / / sign: "Applegate School" / pan down from belfry to door / teacher in classroom, bored students / students at tables /

For footage of removing jet engine, see SOHS Film No. 1589

9-3-1969
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
Volkswagen-Train Wreck

Boxcars on tracks / people and uniformed nurse gathered around Volkswagen Beetle / man removes gurney from ambulance / woman on gurney / front of slightly dented Beetle / ambulance drives away

9-30-1965
Tetanus Clinic in Jacksonville

People getting injected with pneumatic vaccinator / sobbing little girl /

9-30-1965
Citizens Band Enthusiasts Meeting

Man speaks in front of classroom / attendees laugh / another man diagrams on blackboard / attendees ask questions, discuss

9-30-1966
Brush Fire

Pans across Forest Service fire trucks parked on roadside / men spraying bushes

9-30-1966
Bar Association Banquet, Medford Armory

Pans across schmoozing, banqueting crowd, Medford Armory, from balcony / closeup of Desmond shaking hands, talking / more pans /

9-30-1966
Babies in Hospital Nursery

Babies in bassinettes, shot through hospital viewing window / closer view of bassinettes / nurses at nurses' station

9-30-1966
McGrew Lumber Mill, Ashland

Pan across McGrew lumber yard, Ashland / pan across mill / men in yard discuss, point / Hyster / more pans across yard, whole operation, log deck

9-30-1966
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
Picking Pears; Dog Show; I-5 Pear Mishap

Man on ladder picking pears / closeup of bin full of pears / more shots of pickers picking, dumping into bins / / woman and young girl grooming schnauzer / people with dogs waiting / dogs being walked past judge / / Oregon State Police car by side of I-5 freeway opposite Ashland just south of Bear Creek crossing /, pan to Jeep pulling overloaded trailer, pan to pears littering side of freeway / pan along bent guard rail to pear bin by side of freeway

9-4-1967
Mobile Chest X-Ray Unit; Jimmy Dunlevy Receives VFW Award

Woman exits mobile chest x-ray unit / painted on wall of trailer: "Chest X-Ray Unit. Oregon State Board of Health" / people waiting in line in parking lot of lumber mill / interior: people hug x-ray machine / people waiting in line, sign: "Free Chest X-Rays" / / Medford Mayor Jimmy Dunlevy at desk in city hall signs something, hands it to young man wearing VFW cap / Dunlevy examines and displays coin to camera / hands are shaken with older vets / Dunlevy examines coin/medallion/token, places it on stand on his desk / closeup: still life of coin on desk with VFW cap / young vet grins uneasily for camera / vets and Dunlevy pose with coin

9-4-1968
Walking to Lincoln School; Driving Simulators; Airliner Lands on Flat Tire

Young children and teens walking and walking their bikes down sidewalk / crossing street at Lincoln School / walking on sidewalk toward camera / arriving at entrance of Lincoln School / / "Pacific Northwest Bell Mobile Driving Test Unit" trailer / young woman sitting in simulator gets instruction, steps on brake / she looks into hood on machine / she steers trainer / view over shoulder of film of woman steering down filmed highway, crashing / view of trailer / / four-engine United Airlines propeller liner taxiing down tarmac, flat tire on nose wheel / slowly taxis toward camera / pilot looks out open cockpit door, men examine tire

9-4-1968
Former Gold Hill Postmaster

Man mows yard with power mower / closeups of man on porch with bridge, I-5 in background /

9-5-1966
Medford Police, Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies, State Troopers, Hawthorne Park

Sign on city hall: "Medford City Hall, Police Dept." / policemen, dispatcher, secretary at work in city hall / door of Jackson County sheriff's patrol car / sheriff's deputies at work inside / teletype machine / family picnic at Hawthorne Park, Medford / children swimming in Hawthorne Pool / sign "State Police, Department of Motor Vehicles" / state trooper working at desk

9-5-1966
Medford High School Meeting; Highway 62 Traffic

Pan across all-male audience, Medford High School theater auditorium / long shot as audience files outside, mills about / / car speeds past camera on highway--Highway 62, opposite Veterans Domiciliary, just north of White City / long telephoto shot south as traffic passes camera, wigwam burner smoking in distance, camera swings to north

9-5-1967
Commissioners' Meeting; Police Impound Auction; Ashland YMCA Sale

Jackson County Commissioners meeting: commissioners / pan across audience / closeups of speakers / / people examining 1950s cars / 1940 Ford / policemen schmooze with attendees / auctioneer with cowboy hat and cane / pan across crowd / / YMCA sign on roof of Ashland YMCA building / pan across used TVs / young boys play with typewriter / boys examine clothing / old piano / man selects china, glass dishes / woman arranges plastic flowers /

9-5-1968
Open Irrigation Ditch in Residential Area; Elementary School Registration

Bend in irrigation ditch by building and orchard, pan up to sign: "No Trespassing, Rogue River Valley Irrigation District Right of Way" / view of ditch looking in other direction, residential area / different views of ditch passing by residences / / student crossing guard at street intersection, possibly Jackson Elementary / elementary students and parents filling out forms in classrooms

9-5-1969
Gold Hill Bike Race; Containerized Shipping

Black and white, silent: Kids milling about on bikes on Hwy. 99, Gold Hill during Gold Dust Days / bicycle racers lined up, man shoots pistol, they ride off / /

Color, completely faded to red, sound: Footage shot at Port Elizabeth, New Jersey: documentary about container shipping and automated freight handling, "a new age for international trade"

For more footage of 1969 Gold Hill Gold Dust Days, see SOHS Film No. 1611

9-5-1969
Illinois Valley Jubilee Preparations

Men at Illinois Valley Jubilee booth / painted on door of truck: "Illinois Valley Fire Department" / girls in curlers ride double on horse / closeups of oldtimers talking on bench / more closeups of old people

9-6-1965
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
Barn Fire on Merriman Road

Barn fully engulfed in fire / zoom in to fire truck by barn / fire trucks arrive, fireman in football jersey pulls hose from truck / more fire trucks arrive / policeman directs traffic as another fire truck arrives / firemen spraying water

9-6-1965
Medford School District Staff Meeting

Pan across audience in large auditorium/gymnasium / exterior: people milling about outside

9-6-1966
Grants Pass High School Scenes

Men examine school schedule on wall / high school front desk / shots of students in corridors, on stairs between classes

9-6-1966
Freeway Semi Accident; Junior High School Assembly; Helium Balloon

Men changing semitruck tire on side of highway / damage to front end of Consolidated Freightways trailer / damage to side of trailer / more flat tires, bent rims / shot looking down I-5--Josephine County? / spools of newsprint on side of freeway / / VIPs speak in middle school multipurpose room / shots of junior high schoolers squirming, grinning children in folding chairs / / VIPs on freeway overpass squinting into distance / helium balloon in distance / closeup of balloon / VIP with walkie talkie / man walks with balloon to parked car / VIPs grin / closeup of balloon held by man on side of highway, "Truck Stop Cafe" sign visible--Witham's?

9-6-1967
Girl Scouts Meetings; Bridge Demolition; Table Rock Road Railroad Crossing; Police Auction; Candidate Speaks

Pans across Girl Scouts board of directors meeting / man in suit with 16mm film projector / film projected / woman addresses different meeting / / Caterpillar pulls supports from bridge with cable / view of creek and demolished bridge / railroad crossing arm drops across Table Rock Road at White City as workers repair same / / policeman examines room jammed with bicycles / policeman displays electronic equipment, knives, cameras, transistor radio, guitar / / sound: man at desk speaks about Bob Duncan's proposal for tax increase support of Lyndon Johnson, whether he intends to withdraw from race against Duncan. Wikipedia suggests this is Howard Morgan:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Senate_election_in_Oregon,_1966

9-6-1967
Klamath Falls Schools; Josephine County School Board

Banquet scene: speaker at lectern / interview: "moving students too often; once they get comfortable in one building we move them to another building"--"work experience" / / school board meeting: faint sound using in-camera microphone

Shot sheets in M1B Box 3 describe clips 5580-5581 thusly:

5580 k.f. schools

5581 jo county schools sil-sof

9-6-1978
Wrecked Cars

Pan across wrecked Volkswagen Karmann Ghia, doors roped together / boy rushes up to peer inside / more pans / pan across wrecked Corvette in garage

9-6-66
Police Look for Clues; Timber Products Company

Policeman walks in weeds by orchard, looking at ground / closeup of cardboard "X" on ground, policeman picks through grass pretending to look for clues / closeup as he walks along road (might be Rossanley) looking in weeds / he gets in unmarked car, drives off / / Timber Products Company sign on top of office building, pan to parking lot / shot from across tracks of TP mill as boxcar rolls past / wood chip loading area, pan across inactive mill / pickup drives across grounds (identical shot as in SOHS Film No. 1086)

9-7-1967
1960 Football Game Film--Medford vs. Arcata

Night game--long shots of scrimmages

9-8-1960
1960 Football Game Film--Medford vs. Arcata

Starts with close shot of young boy holding sign: "Med Arcata Sept 9." Night game--long shots of scrimmages

9-8-1960
Highway Department Patches Riverside Avenue, Medford

Cars backed up, moving slowly along Riverside at Jackson in Medford / men sling asphalt as roller rolls new surface / Highway Department logo on truck door / man directng traffic on Jackson Boulevard

9-8-1965
Demonstration of Sewer Television Monitor

Workers loiter outside van in new Medford neighborhood / removing cable from manhhole / TV monitor showing inside of pipe / camera moving across manhole / man winds up cable leading into manhole / more loitering / more monitor

9-8-1966
Grants Pass Accident, 6th & Main

Night: cars drive past fender-bender scene, tow truck, ambulance / damaged station wagon, small children inside in pajamas

9-8-1966
Property Tax Limitation Debate

Men speak at lectern, Medford High School auditorium / pan across audience / same speakers / audience from back of room

9-8-1966
Schoolchildren Interviewed; Elephants, Lion, Tiger

Woman at table interviews young boy / pan to other children in classroom watching, waiting / closeup of slip of paper woman is filling out / she talks with boy, gathers papers to give him / young girl sits down at table for same treatment / / closeup of man with baby elephants, Barneburg Hill and Rogue Valley Manor in background / several adult elephants pose for camera, elephant transport trailer in background / closeup of lion in cage, man teases it to get a reaction / closeup of pensive tiger in cage

9-8-1967
New Electrical Transformer Substation

Moderately faded color, silent: Telephoto views of Eastern Oregon transformer substation from hilltop / ground view / wires and insulators from below / man in control station with clipboard checking dials / pan across wires from pylon to pylon / helicopter flyby view of pylon standing by irrigated green field / ground view of transformers / men on cherry pickers working above substation

9-8-1968
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
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
Interview with Miss Oregon at Atlantic City

Stock views of Atlantic City / shot of several contestants / tight closeup of Miss Oregon being interviewed / announcer and bathing beauties at poolside remind us to watch the pageant on TV

(sound begins when Miss Oregon starts talking)

9-9-1965
Dr. A. E. Merkel Gives Immunizations

"Jackson County Public Health Center" on building / interior: mothers and small children waiting / man gives shot to young boy, measures blood pressure of mother / nurse does paperwork / closeup of doctor taking blood sample / pan across medical equipment /

9-9-1966
Jackson County Meeting

Meeting: man at dais stands and speaks / chairman speaks / sparse audience, Jackson County Courthouse auditorium /

9-9-1968
Ashland YMCA Auction

People on sidewalk walk past sign: "YMCA Auction Sat. 1 p.m." / interiors: pans across crowd / auction scenes / pan across crowd, auctioneers

9-9-1968

Pages

CSV