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Building Fire; Josephine County Meeting

Sign on building: "Office Hours," pan to smoking ruins of same building in woods, high cliffs in background / closeups of smoking, burning ruins / people sift through ashes / pans across ruins / / VIPs in small office hold discussion, "Donald G. McGregor, County Commissioner" on desk nameplate / exterior: VIPs talk, hands are shaken

8-24-1967
Grants Pass Water Pumping & Filtration Station

Man points to riverside tree (indicating flood levels?) / pan across Rogue River / more pointing, pan down tree / points at streamside vegetation, river and water intake in background / interior: man shows, explains pumping equipment and gauges, "Morgan Abel, Operator" name plaque visible

8-24-1966
Paving at Medford Airport

Man with push broom sweeping tarmac near Medford Airport gate, pan to paving machine / children watching / men shoveling hot asphalt near gate / roller, paving machine, men at work / group of teenage Girl Scouts at gate /

8-23-1968
Britt Festivals Performance; VIP Visits McCarthy Election Headquarters

Closeups of young boys / pans across group in shade, Britt Festival grounds / pan across musicians on stage / musicians speak: bassoonist, flautist / young spectators raise hands, applaud / / VIP speaks / pan across listeners, McCarthy bumper stickers on wall in background / VIP drones on / people listening earnestly, "See Sen. McCarthy on Face the Nation" written on blackboard

8-23-1968
VIP Greeted at Medford Airport by Boy Scouts

West Coast twin-prop airliner taxis up to camera / Boy Scouts wrestle roll of carpet to airplane, unroll it / VIP disembarks, shakes hands with other VIPs, is greeted / VIP schmoozes at length on couch

8-23-1967
Offices in New Medford City Hall; Senior Citizens Visit Jacksonville

Pan across people working at desks in large office, coffee cups, ashtrays, rubber stamp rocks on desks / same people, same office from different angle / man waiting / meeting around table in small, spare meeting room / pan across row of dozens of file cabinets / / banner on front of bus: "Ambassadors of Goodwill, Medford-Yreka-Mt Shasta-Dunsmuir" / elderly women wearing name tags disembark from bus / school bus: "Dunsmuir Joint Union High School," more elderly people disembarking / McUne stagecoach approaches

8-23-1967
Downtown Views: Cottage Grove, Drain, Yoncalla, Sutherlin, Roseburg

View through windshield of car driving on Interstate 5, passes exit sign: "Roseburg, Garden Valley Boulevard" / shots down main streets of towns to show smoky skies: billboard: "Cottage Grove, Boating - Water Skiing - Fishing, The Best Place to Vacation NATURALLY" / pan across Keith Roberts Ford, Cottage Grove Hotel / on building: "City of Drain, Drain Public Library" / on building: "City of Sutherlin Municipal Offices" / on building: "U.S. Post Office, Yoncalla, Oregon," sun is dim disk through smoke / on building: "City of Sutherlin, Municipal Offices, Public Library," pan down street / painted on car door: "City of Roseburg Fire Department" / pan across Roseburg Fire Department to hotel

8-23-1966
Cement Truck Wreck, I-5

View down I-5, east of Grants Pass: smoke in distance, cement truck against hillside / pans across cement truck, painted on door: "Redimix Concrete Co., Grants Pass: / Wheeless Wrecker Service tow truck / pumping water into cement truck mixer

8-23-1966
PP&L Brass Meet in Grants Pass, Anderson Speaks

Pans across men at banquet / pan across dais / man speaks at microphone / pans across banquet / same speaker

8-23-1965
Jackson County Planning Commission Hearing

Man with pointer at map / pan across audience / man speaks / more pans across audience

8-23-1965
Forest Fire Aerials at Paisley

Views of smoking forest through window of high-wing single-engine airplane, whirlybird visible below briefly /

8-22-66
PP&L Banquet

Closeup pan across dignitaries at dais, including Earl Miller / speakers at microphone / man holding plaque speaks / more speakers

8-22-66
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
Gold Hill Gold Dust Days 1969

Adult bicyclists race down street / young bike riders mill about in middle of street, directed by VFW member, Texaco station in background / miniature Model T Ford on display near announcer on microphone / pan across booths / girl mugs for camera / Christian Church white elephant booth / Gold Hill Grange booth / shots of various booths / cotton candy booth / dunk tank First Baptist Church booth / pan across scene

For more footage of bike race, see SOHS Film No. 1628

The race was a feature of the Gold Hill Community Benefit Carnival. See Medford Mail Tribune, August 31, 1969, page 10.

8-22-1969
Helitanker Borate Bomber

Pilot connects electrical cable of bucket to twin-rotor helicopter N2855J / shots, pans of helicopter / "Command Helicopters" painted on door / 'copter powers up, takes off as man connects suspension cables to bucket / 'copter flies into distance / lands near camera / pilot confers

Color photos of N2855J Kaman H-43 Huskie in action here: https://www.ragay.nl/hidden/h43a-581839

8-22-1969
Meeting

Meeting in Medford city council chambers / pans across scene / speaker at microphone

8-22-1969
Sighting in Microwave Dish, Medford Depot

Policeman at Fifth and Central, Medford, pan up to balloon in sky / microwave dish mounted on Medford railroad depot / man looking through spotting scope on window of van parked below microwave dish, pan to helper engine on siding / Medford depot seen from Fifth and Central, pan up to balloon (Medford City Hall in foreground)

8-22-1968
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
Planning Meeting; Students Apply to College

VIPs talk in small office / closeups of same / closeup of "Land Use Plan" on wall / pan across office / / teens in waiting room, filling out forms / sign: "Dean of Boys"  above entrance to room / "Sophomore Boys" above other entrance / more paperwork

8-22-1967
Medford Airport Operations

People at airport counter / interior of control tower / people waiting at gate / pan across propeller air liner / passengers disembark / pan across terminal / turboprop plane pulls up to gate

8-22-1966
United Airlines Jet Pilot School; Meeting

Sound, color, faded to red: exterior shots of building / pilots in classroom / cockpit training mockups in large room / small jet takes off / cockpit shots / "school for jet executives" / / silent, black and white: people  sitting in stands, Medford city council chambers / shots of meeting participants

8-21-1969
Medford Airport B Roll; National Guard Convoy

Air West jetliner lands, Medford Airport, paving machine in foreground, taxis / rapid cuts: people waiting at gate / liner taxis to gate / nose of Bonanza Silver Dart / small Air West Piper Navajo N11130 / Bonanza Funjet jetliner / Bonanza liner as seen through door of terminal / woman takes photo of people waiting at gate / closeup of tail / / National Guard military vehicles lined up at armory / sign: "Military Convoy Ahead, Proceed with Caution" / small group of men talk by vehicles / vehicles with armory in background

8-21-1968
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
California Private Aviation Group; Hot Weather Footage

Two airplanes maneuvering high above camera / more airplanes high above / planes landing on small airport--Northern California? / private planes (N7940T) parked on runway, people emerge / people schmooze, hands are shaken, Lyn Newbry present / /  fountain at Medford Shopping Center in operation, dissolve to children splashing in Hawthorne Park pool / kids jump off high dive in slow motion

8-21-1967
Harry & David Pear Packing Plant; Meeting

Women sorting pears on conveyor belt / scenes in packing plant, women packing pears into boxes / filled boxes on conveyor belt / man weighing boxes / woman labeling boxes with Bear Creek labels / woman tying knot in plastic bag within boxes / view of packing floor from above / / meeting in Medford city council chambers / pan across participants / man with pointer and large map of Oregon / closeup of speaker

8-20-1969
VIPs Tour SOC Campus

VIPs wearing name tags exit building, SOC campus / pan across large group of adults on campus / group gets coffee, snacks, chats, loiters /

8-20-1968
Oregon State Employment Service Trailer

Small travel trailer parked by road (near Miles Field?) / "Oregon State Employment Service, Division of Department of Employment" painted on trailer / man sitting forlornly at window of trailer / interior: man in short sleeves and tie inside trailer / sitting at desk in trailer, chatting with cameraman / man outside trailer, Roxy Ann in background / closeup of man

8-2-1968
Semi-Truck Accident; Medford Senior High School Construction; Rogue Valley Skyways at Medford Airport; Stockbrokers

Night: Man walks on load of peeler cores in semi-truck tipped on side / pan across scene, Dick's Wrecker truck / more of same / / "Medford Senior High School" on walkway of building, pan across complex / pans of courtyards--no grass yet / / small plane taxis at Medford Airport / workers pose in front of Rogue Valley Skyways hangar / they disperse to airplanes / / interior: men in shirtsleeves and ties examine board labeled "Dow Jones Averages" / closeup pans of board

Per Carol Harbison-Samuelson, 4/28/2018: One of stockbrokers is John Crawford.

8-2-1967
John Dellenback Campaigns in Plywood Mill

Closeup of John R. Dellenback speaking / shakes hands with workers in plywood mill / workers assembling plywood veneer/

8-2-1966
I-5, Crater Lake Highway Interchange

Views through windshield of car driving north on Hwy. 62 over freeway: pavement, construction, other cars, signs / ditto south

8-2-1966
Medford Sewage Treatment Plant

Men on porch of wooden building / men watch sewage pass through concrete channels / settling pond / channel leading into Rogue River / shot of foam on river

8-2-1966
Five Norwegian Scouts Visit Grants Pass

View from park: station wagons with logos on doors approach / people milling about in park / Norwegians in Boy Scout uniform, shaking hands and talking with locals / cooking hamburgers / people at banquet table / Cave Men arrive, meet Norwegians

8-2-1965
Pomona Grange Picnic

Pan across picnickers at Rogue River park (Riverside Park? TouVelle Park?) / fiddlers, dulcimer players, flute players / men in pig costumes dance pan across Grange members

8-2-1965
Mountaineer School on Mount Ashland

Sign: "Mount Ashland Ski Patrol" / pan across snowless mountain / man demonstrates knot tying / long shot of people practicing rappelling / men climbing steep slope

Instructor is Bill Pruitt. See photo, Medford Mail Tribune, August 1, 1965, page 1.

8-2-1965
West Coast Airlines Show DC-9 Model to Medford Mayor Dunlevy

Mayor Dunlevy in his office discusses DC-9 model with executives / pan across execs / Dunlevy admires model with grinning stewardesses, execs

8-1965
Immunization Clinic, Medford Public Health Center

Exterior: "Jackson County Public Health Center," people lined up / people lined up inside / closeup: people getting vaccinated with pneumatic vaccine gun / more of exterior line

8-1965
Jacksonville Celebration for JFK Rep. Sonj Farkell

Dim nighttime exterior, California Street, Jacksonville: stagecoach arrives, man in Indian headdress arrives / interior, from stairs of U.S. Hotel: people enter building / man in Indian headdress waiting with guitar / young women shake hands / young men introduced to crowd /

Refer to Oregon Statesman, Salem, July 20,1965, page 3. "An English instructor from Sweden is Jackson County's visitor under the John F. Kennedy Living Memorial exchange program. She is 29-year-old Sonja Farkell, who also teaches swimming. She will be in the area for several weeks."

8-1965
Overturned Logging Rig

Night: pans across loaded log truck on its side

8-19-66
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
Medford Eastwood IOOF Cemetery; Britt Children's Concert

Luncheon meeting: pan across participants / ranch house on Siskiyou Boulevard, Medford, IOOF cemetery hill in background (mausoleum lost in glare) / shots of cemetery--watered, mowed section, weedy section, sprinkler watering plot / closeup of Iradell Phipps monument / shots, pans across cemetery / shots of meeting participants / / adults and small children sitting on wooden benches, Britt Festival grounds / they get up, mill around grounds, children get on stage, examine instruments, talk to musicians

8-19-1969
Jackson Pool Swim Meet; Beekman Bank

Small girls on swimming starting platforms, Jackson Pool / man with starting gun / girls finish race / closeup of coach / different race finishes / wet girl talks to parents through chain link fence / man with bullhorn / girls swim past camera / / Robbie Collins points at Jacksonville Historic District plaque by Beekman Bank, talks to camera (silent) / Collins chats on grounds of Jacksonville Museum / people exit U.S. Hotel / people in Beekman Bank interior / Pioneer Village stagecoach on corner / VIPs wander aimlessly on sidewalk / bank interior /

Robertson Collins

8-19-1968
Medford City Council Meeting

Man stands in audience and speaks / pan across councilors at desks / pan across audience / more of the same / man passes out papers to councilors

8-19-1966
Josephine County Fair, Carnival

Sign: "Josephine County Fairgrounds," pan to ferris wheel and carnival in operation / pan down Polaris missile / carnival rides in operation / interior displays: Amana, Arden Dairy, Rogue Farm Supply, Pacific Power, Frigidaire, Singer Sewing Machines, Cascade Block Plant, Keith's Ornamental Iron, "Electrographic Personality Analysis" computer, cookware / KAGI Radio booth / harvest displays: pumpkins, rabbitgs, sheep, cows / people walk along midway / sign: "Industrial Exhibits" / fountain / flower displays

8-19-1965
Kids Koncert at Britt Festivals

Children run across Britt grounds / children at snack bar / closeups of children in audience / orchestra / pan across audience and grounds

8-19-1866
United Way Crusade VIPs

Closeups of VIPs in suits schmoozing, probably Rogue Valley Country Club /

8-18-66
Southern Oregon Police Officers Association VIPs

Exterior: men shake hands, talk in parking lot

8-18-66
Medford City Hall VIP; Medford Airport Air Show; Tricycle Races

VIP in office speaks to camera, walks off / he chats up secretary / sits behind desk, Medford City Hall / /  three private planes take off at once, Medford Airport, pan across field littered with private planes / biplanes take off / men push biplane into position / biplanes do slow flyby over runway / announcer on viewing stand / trophies awarded / / Baza'r department store parking lot, Medford, crowded with spectators / children race on tricycles toward camera

8-18-1969
VIP Arrives, Medford Airport; Drug Bust Evidence

Medford Airport: West Coast jetliner approaches camera / VIPs disembark, walk toward camera, are greeted, kissed, pose, schmooze / / Jackson County Sheriff's deputies remove small bottles of drugs, pipe, cigarette box from wooden cigar box, display on table / pan across same / closeup of hashish (?), enamelware saucepan; one name on label is Gerald E. Randles / plastic bags of marijuana, other unidentifiable herb

8-18-1967
Medford City Council Meeting; Medford Police Routine

Pans across Medford City Council meeting, Mayor Dunlevy presiding / / Medford policeman in squad car parked at Fifth and Central, City Hall in background / he enters city hall / talks to secretary / view over shoulder as she types report, pan to radio equipment / bulletin board: "Wanted" psoters, police bulletins / they talk / "Medford Police" on car door

8-18-1967
Medford Water Commission--Uses of Water

Seal on door: "City of Medford Water Commission" / sign: "Pay Water Bills Here" / sprinklers in Hawthorne Park / children play in sprinkler at Hawthorne Park / Hawthorne Pool / slow motion of kid jumping from diving board / wading pool at park / fountain at Medford Shopping Center / interiors: woman fills cup from sink / mopping floor / filling radiator / washing hands /

8-18-1966

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