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Medal Awarded at Santo Center; Videotape Demonstration

Soldiers at attention, Santo Center, Medford / sergeant receives medal from officer, salutes, shakes hands / family in folding chairs / color guard marches toward camera / / men chat around television as videotape machine plays / "Corticoid Withdrawal Symptoms" on screen / technician crouches behind VT machine / closeup of tape reels turning /

7-15-1968
Cointat Visits Pear Orchard

Men and woman in pear orchard sampling fruit / pan across orchard /

7-15-1966
Medford Recreation Program--Swimming, Sports

Children at edge of pool / children swimming / children getting swim instruction / jumping into pool / holding edge of pool / small boys playing baseball at Hawthorne Park, Medford Shopping Center in background / playing pick-up sticks / croquet /

7-15-1966
Construction of 3M White City Plant

Shot of White City 3M plant from moving car / VIPs in hard hats inspect progress of construction, tip-up concrete slabs in place / closeups of VIPs in suits and hard hats / crane tips up concrete panel, men jockey it into place / more VIPs / pan across consruction site

7-15-1965
Orchard Hail Damage, Jackson Pool

Men examine apple and pear trees / man cuts into green fruit, revealing bruises / pan across orchard / girls at Jackson Pool, pan to playground and back of Jackson School building / skimming pool water / pool building / girl displays pool debris in hands

7-14-66
Meeting

Meeting, Medford city council chambers: VIPs sitting and speaking (not a city council meeting)

7-14-1969
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
Aerial Footage of Rural Jackson County

VIPs examine contour map laid out on tail of airplane / aerial shot of river / shot of men inside cabin / aerial shots of forest, small fields and valleys along creeks

7-14-1969
Burglary Investigation; Luncheon Meeting

Men in office discuss break-in with Medford policeman  / desk drawer jimmied open / broken door / broken piggy bank / / luncheon meeting: speaker at lectern on dais / pans across audience, dais / speakers

7-14-1969
Civil Rights Activist James L. Farmer at SOC

Pan across audience of students / black man speaking at lectern / closeups of same / audience again

7-14-1966
Construction of Fort Vannoy Job Corps Training Center, Grants Pass

Pan across building site, some buildings nearly completed / pan up sewer pipe laid in ditch / foundation forms under construction / man operating table saw / man compacting soil / carpenters at work on building / interior: men insulating building / nailing plywood to interior / more pans across construction site

7-14-1965
Shady Cove PUC Hearing

Pans across crowd seated in gymnasium interior / men and transcriptionist at tables / more of the same

7-13-66
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
Men at Work; Open House at Anti-Vietnam War Office

Men on ladders picking pears / loader stacking log deck / crane pounding pilings / forest of hundreds of pilings next to I-5 freeeway overpass /  / sign on corner of building: "Vietnam Summer" / flyer in window: "Why I am going to: 1) Wear a black tie; 2) Drive with my lights on in broad daylights; & 3) Keep it up until this war is stopped," pan to book about Vietnam by Felix Greene / young man leafs through book--sign in window says "Public Symposium: The Right of Dissent, Fri. July 14, 8 p.m. Here" / closeup of grieving VIetnamese woman in book / young man on telephone / man at table with brochures for conscientious objectors / pan across brochures: "An Outline History of Vietnam," "Peace in Vietnam," sign in window: "Open House" / handing out "Vietnam Summer" brochures / book: "The Politics of Escalation in Vietnam," young men talking, pan to U.S. flag on wall / Vietnam Summer office hours sign

7-13-1967
Four Corners, Crater Lake Highway Traffic; U.S. Weather Bureau

Pan across buildings, Highway 62 / "Central Point" directional sign / Crater Lake Avenue and Vilas Road street sign / traffic on Highway 62 / teens on motorcycle, other vehicles waiting to cross Crater Lake Highway against heavy traffic / / meteorologists, civilians in weather bureau discuss maps on wall / teletype in operation / more of same /

7-13-1967
Carnival Moves from Medford Armory Grounds

West Coast Shows carnival ride trucks in front of Medford Armory / men dismantling and loading carnival rides

7-13-1966
Miss Rogue Valley Lyn Voris Leaves for Pageant

Closeup of Lyn Voris talking / sign taped on car door: "Miss Rogue Valley Fairway OIds Spomer" / man presents Miss Voris with check / closeup of Richfield station attendant pumping gasoline into her car / car drives away as Miss Voris waves from window

7-13-1965
Medford Tree Falls on Car

Medford police car / shots of huge tree which split, part falling on car

7-13-1965
Grass Fire; Meeting; Golf B Roll

Pan across wooded hillside, smoke clouds in distance / man shoveling dirt on burning grass and shrubs / Medford Fire Department pickup with fireman standing on bed drives through smoking area / spraying water on burning grass / closeup of flashing red light, pan to smoke seen through trees / / meeting: VIP talking while sitting at table / closeup of same guy / listener fiddling with pen / more shots of VIP / / smiling man pulls golf cart past camera / men golfing / tight closeup of man / man poses with golf club / golfers walk by / golfer tees off / pan across golfers at tee

7-12-1968
Barn Fire Extinguished; Jackson County Fairgrounds; Jackson County Vector Control

Fireman hoses burning farm outbuilding / family watches / smoking pickup / fireman hoses pickup / / sign: "Jackson County 4-H FFA Fair," pan across park and Jackson County Health offices to Medford Armory / "Jackson County Public Health Center" on building / closeup of sign: "Extension Service, Agriculture, Home Economics, 4H Club Work" / pans, still and traveling shots of fairgrounds buildings, signs: "Arena,"  "Swine," "Goats" / Barnett Road freeway overpass and Rogue Valley Manor in background / / man poses with pickup / "Mosquito Control "on pickup fender / man starts pump in bed of pickup / pickup sprays chemical on rural roadside ditch by orchard / man walks by ditch, slaps imaginary mosquito, smiles at camera / more of same

7-12-1967
Crowley Fatal Car Accident on Interstate 5

Crowd around wrecked Cadillac in field by I-5 / pan across scene, knocked-down trees / rubberneckers examine wreck / closeups of car / closeup of "Oregon State Police" on car door

7-12-1966
Central Point Search for Missing Boy

Night: policemen and civilians with walkie talkies mill around, discuss, fill Coleman lanterns / all walk off into darkness

7-12-1966
Oregon Caves Open for Business

Pan across Chateau / hillside above Chalet, pans along lood damage / tourists sign up for tours at Chalet / fish pond / pans across interior of nearly empty coffee shop / grand piano in hotel, pan across lounge / parking lot, Chalet, Chateau / tourists waiting at cave entrance / feeding chipmunk / closeup of chipmunks /

7-12-1965
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
Two Josephine County Car Accidents

Night: Attendants ease woman onto gurney and into Wheeless Ambulance Service ambulance / ambulance drives away / closeups of mangled 1958 Chevrolet in ditch / early morning: attendants ease different woman onto gurney / closeups of wrecked English sports car on I-5 / "Rest Area" exit sign

7-11-66
Vector Control Sprays for Mosquitoes

Men get out of Jackson County Vector Control pickup near I-5 / fog exits rear of pickup, they drive off / pickup slowly bounces across field, fogging all the way

7-11-1969
Forest Fire; Work on Railroad Crossing

Pan along hose / airplane and twin-rotor helicopter overhead / burning stump / helicopter carrying bucket over building / helicopter with bucket flies past, pan to burned forest / policeman takes notes from witnesses, pan to burn barrel and burned countryside / smoking countryside / helicopter flies behind trees, then overhead with bucket / drops water from bucket / borate bomber drops load close by / smoking hills / / freight train rolls past waiting gandy dancers, downtown Medford--Sears warehouse, Western Farmers Association warehouse visible / power shovel digging as train rolls by /

7-11-1968
Jetliners at Medford Airport; Old Medford City Hall; Police Baton Riot Drill

Jet taxiing at Medford Airport / camera follows jet as it takes off / different jet taxis up to Gate 5 / / man in hard hat at new Medford City Hall construction site / closeup of "City Hall" sign on old Medford City Hall building / closeup of electrical wires near roof on city hall, pan down to neon signs, to sidewalk / pan up Fifth Street side of building to roof / entrance from across street / / gun range, Agate Desert, White City: policemen in civilian clothes idly swinging nightsticks listening to lecture / instructor demonstrates crouched stance / police march in step, about face on command, march in formation with batons held aloft

7-11-1967
Medford Weather Bureau; Derelict Earhart Street House; Park Service Offices and Brochures

Sign over building entrance: "U.S. Weather Bureau" / men and women at desks pushing paper, examining maps / radio equipment, barometer, teletype, maps on wall / / street sign: Riverside and Earhart streets, Medford, pan to boarded-up old two-story house on corner / / Crater Lake National Park offices in Medford / woman at desk displays CLNP brochures, answers phone / closeup of CLNP and Oregon Caves brochures

7-11-1967
Project Prometheus Begins at SOC/SOSC/SOU

Exterior: pan across Churchill Hall, SOC/SOSC/SOU / interior: pan across audience / dignitaries on stage, man introduces speaker / he speaks, audience applauds /

7-11-1966
1966 Miss Oregon Pageant

Shot of stage from back of theater / closer shot, contestants lined up, wearing gowns and mink stoles / audience applauding wildly / swimsuit competition / more wild applause / talent competition: twirling cape, twirling fire batons / contestants speak, pose in gowns / crowning winner; man with "Pepsi-Cola Scholarship" box congratulates her

7-11-1966
Bride Arrives by Moving Van

Exterior, Medford First Presbyterian Church / North American Van Lines truck pulls up / bride and bridesmaids exit from side of van / man gets in cab of truck, drives away /

7-11-1966
Future Farmers at Airport; Making Hay

Medford Airport: people milling about and chatting with young men wearing FFA jackets / closeups of young men and embroidered names on jackets: Jeff Blixt, Don Hamann, Nathan Rutherford; Tim Underwood; Jerry Bunker / parents taking photos / / downed hay in field / tractor in distance windrowing hay / tractor approaches camera / teenage driver makes U-turn close to camera / windrowing in slow motion

For more footage of both subjects, see SOHS Film No. 1566

7-10-1969
I-5 Recreational Vehicle B-Roll; Meeting; Golf VIPs

Camera follows cars and trucks pulling trailers, pickups with campers, the occasional motorhome pass by camera on I-5 between Phoenix and Talent / / meeting: shots of participants, pans across audience / / VIPs chat and toy with golf clubs while sitting on bench

For more footage of I-5 subjects, see SOHS Film No. 1566

7-10-1969
Making Hay; FFA Envoys; I-5 Talent Rest Area

Slow pan across field of windrowed hay / young men in FFA jackets waiting at Medford Airport / / pan across vehicles parked at I-5 rest area / camera follows vehicles pulling trailers on I-5 between Talent and Phoenix /

For more footage of both subjects, see SOHS Films Nos. 1564 and 1565

7-10-1969
Borate Bomber, Forest Fire B Roll

Four-engine borate bomber idling at Medford Airport / closeup of bomber / bomber fleet / bomber taxis / color film: firefighters fighting forest fire, throwing dirt on flames / burning forest / smoke cloud in distance / smoking field / black and white: bomber taxiing / refueling / B-17 taxiing / bomber taxis up to camera / bomber in flight from airport / bombers taxiing to runway / bomber taking off

7-10-1968
Safecracking Aftermath; Construction Site; Southern Oregon College

Three brief clips found masking-taped together: Closeup pan of cracked safe, front of safe says "The Insurance Man," "Herring, Hall, Marvin Safe Co." / safecracking tools: screwdrivers, crowbars, hammers / different, more modern, cracked Mosler safe / / construction site: four-story building (Ashland?) / / college students sitting on grass, talking

7-10-1967
Meeting; Driving Safety PSA

Black and white, silent: pan across meeting in small room / closeup of woman attendee / man talking on telephone / / color, completely faded to red, sound: California Highway Patrol driver training course, patrol cars doing maneuvers, demonstrating techniques: defensive driving message / "If you have to get off the road, grip the wheel tightly and stay off the brake, because skidding wheels won't steer" / "A Public Service Announcement from the Automotive Safety Foundation" / / black and white, silent: same meeting as at beginning of reel, similar footage

7-1-1969
Judges; Meeting

Judges in robes in courtroom standing and talking, grinning with men in suits, young boy / / meeting scene: shots of participants

For more footage of judges and meeting, see SOHS Film No. 1553

7-1-1969
Medford Airport; Caravan to Agness; Ashland Airport Dedication

Man and woman at gate, Medford Airport, pan to landing jetliner / couple walk to small Airwest plane N11132 / DC-9 jetliner taxis up to gate / passengers disembark / pilot talks to man with clipboard / stewardesses disembark / jetliner with tower in background / embarking passengers mug for camera / shot of interior / stewardess in galley / / downtown Grants Pass, caravan of cars and trucks with paper maps of Oregon and unreadable legend taped to doors departs / on I-5, taking Merlin exit / sign: "Bear Camp Lookout 9, Bobs Garden Saddle 13" / shot of hills from moving car / sign: "Big Windy Creek 8, Galice 12, Grants Pass 33" / shot through trees of river from moving car / sign: "Special Service Road, Commercial Hauling by Permit Only," pan down to dirt surface of road / shots of caravan through windshield of moving car / speakers, caravaners under trees / / group finding shade under airplane wing at small auirport / speakers on semitruck trailer dais / shots of crowd / Lynn Newbry speaks / woman pours champagne on brass plaque: "Sumner Parker Field, Ashland Municipal Airport" by photograph of Parker

Sumner Parker "flew border patrol during World War II"; the airport stands on his land. Speakers at the dedication were State Sen. Lyndel Newbry, "Robert C. Blanchard, area manager for the Federal Aviation Administration; Robert W. Dunn, Oregon State Board of Aeronautics; County Commissioner Rodney Keating; City Administrator Gary Boshears, and Councilman George F. Ward. Mrs. Sumner Parker and Miss Yvonne Parker, guests of honor, were introduced." See caption, Medford Mail Tribune, July 1, 1968, page 1

7-1-1968
Special Organizational Meeting, Medford 549C School Board

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

7-1-1966
Diamond Lake Fishing; Blackwell Road/Hwy. 99 Area

Pans across rural road intersection / / fishing boats on crowded Diamond Lake as seen from another boat / / freeway on-ramp sign: "Rogue Valley Blvd./Medford" / "Grants Pass/Medford" / pan across Blackwell Road southbound on-ramp / same intersection as seen in first shots on this reel / very slow pan across Highway 99 west of Central Point, Seven Oaks Farm area

6-9-1969
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
Graduation Exercises

Pan across auditorium full of graduates standing in gowns / speaker at lectern (very dark film) / shot of stage / stage from above / same speaker again / graduates sitting / graduates filing across stage to receive diplomas

6-9-1969
Gold Mine; Extracting Trapped Log Truck Driver

Man enters old shack on hill / man pans for gold, pan up to shack / man walks past ore car to mine / view from mine / / logs by mountain road / truck upside down by roadside, tow truck in attendance / bystanders, police looking inside / log loader arrives / tow trucks winch truck over / gingerly removing driver, placing him on gurney / installing inflatable cast on his leg / long view: ambulance, tow trucks

6-9-1967
Grants Pass Blood Drive--Cavemen Deliver Blood to Airport

Exterior Elks Lodge / interior: men lying down on cots, nurses at work / closeup of man giving blood / closeup of nurse poking arm / Grants Pass Cavemen arrive and lie down to give blood / nurse holds gallon jug of "blood" / Cavemen pile into station wagon, leave down street / Cavemen arrive at airport, load blood onto small plane, induce pilot to drink "blood" from skunk skin / plane takes off from airport

6-9-1965
Car Accident, Harbeck Road, Grants Pass

Wrecked Corvair by side of road / passersby inspect broken windows on car / ambulance departs / policeman fills out paperwork as tow truck driver loads car / closeups of interior of car / front of lumber truck with mangled fender / shots of car and truck / sign: "Harbeck Road" / civilian directs traffic around accident /

6-9-10-1966
Medford Airport Tower; Mercy Flights; Medford Hawthorne Pool; Breathalyzer

Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium: audience, including commissioner Earl Miller, gathers handouts from table, sit down / coffee urns on dais / dignitaries get coffee, audience schmoozes / / sign and logo on door: "Federal Aviation Agency Station-Tower" / Medford Airport air traffic controllers at work inside tower / pan along control panel / view from tower as private plane taxis on runway / sign: "Mercy Flights Inc." / pan across Mercy Flights twin-engine plane N115MF / / dignitaries examine plans by side of Hawthorne Pool, Medford, pan across pool / crew at work on concrete forms near pool / / policeman tests breathalyzer, closes it in its case

6-8-1967
Congressman Robert B. Duncan Talks with Driver and Teague about Camp White

Congressman Robert B. Duncan and two other men sit at desk and discuss decision to keep VA Domiciliary open

6-8-1965
Iron Filings in Aircraft Fuel at Medford Airport

Man lying on concrete in hangar drains fuel from twin-engine airplane engine, examines filter, grins at camera / closeup of dipstick with metal shavings held onto magnet / men walk away from hangar / hands manipulate shavings in glass jar with magnet / man checks fuel level on aircraft N62777 with dipstick on tarmac at Medford Airport, closeup of dipstick--no iron particles

See SOHS Film 1327 for more footage about fuel problems at Medford Airport

6-7-1968

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