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Title Description Publication date
United Airliner, Medford; Bank Opening, Ashland; Livestock Auction; Movie Set

Airliner landing, not at a local airport / schoolchildren at Medford Airport / United airliner taxis up to gate / closeup of passengers disembarking / inside empty airliner / / bank grand opening, Ashland / pan across spectators in parking lot / speakers at lectern / other speakers / / showing horses inside auction pavilion / spectators / / young women (starlets?) in speedboat on lake--apparently Eastern Oregon / sheepdog / closeup of driver / movie set from SOHS Film 955, "The Way West": ferry, burned cabin / they line up in front of wagon, then ruins and wave at camera / group on horseback arrives

5-15-1967
River Views from Helicopter; Medford Safety Council Banquet; Police Bomb Class

Shots of wild area of (Rogue?) river from helicopter / pan from pilot to river / / huge children's banquet in gymnasium, banner reads: "Medford Safety Council Annual Awards Banquet" / signs at tables: "Roosevelt," "Lincoln" / / police examine homemade dummy bombs

5-12-1967
Police Explosives Class; Telstar Footage; Helicopter Forestry Work

silent: large group of men and policemen walk across field, Agate Lake area / explosion in distance / pan across men, pan down to shallow hole in ground, they examine remains of bomb / / black and white footage on color stock, completely faded to red, intermittent sound: Alexander Graham Bell, early telephone / teenage boy, women telephone operators (with chatter sound effect) / stringing early telephone wires / bear inexplicably climbs telephone pole / men wave hats to celebrate "San Francisco-New York" telephone line at "Nevada-Utah State Line" / men work on, test Telstar satellite / President Johnson speaks on telephone via Telstar ("Coming through nicely") / animation of signals bouncing off moon--which Telstar didn't do (with spacey sound effect) / / silent: pans across still shots: N5345V helicopter closeup / helicopter over logged-over forest / early keypunch computer operator / man examines surveyor's bearing tree

5-11-1967
School Board Meeting; Movie Set by River

VIPs schmooze in classroom (school board?) / meeting, pans across dais, audience / dais laughs / / probably a film set for "The Way West": men examine burned house in hills / pan across ruins, stone chimney / dock on river, men on horses, rude ferry (burned house in background) / men ride onto ferry / men ride off ferry toward camera / half-burned horse-drawn wagon near ruins / men work on hewing timbers / parking area, truck trailer painted "Hawthorne Christian Schools Mobile Science Unit" / side of truck painted "Rolly Harper, Sun Valley, Los Angeles, California, Columbia Pictures Corporation"

5-10-1967
Repair of Railroad Crossing; Jackson School Crossing Guards; Tree Planting at Medford Shopping Center

Truck in ditch by Table Rock Road near railroad / RR crossing sign, pan down to broken-off signal / locomotive passes / RR equipment, men at work on crossing, traffic passing, Upper Table Rock in background / / child crossing guards in matching raincoats leave entrance of Jackson School in rain / guards at their posts / closeup of very serious crossing guard / children crossing / / fountain, Medford Center shopping center / closeup of excavation, pan to grown tree on back of flatbed truck / crane picks up tree, lowers it into hole / VIPs shake hands with tree in background, pan up tree

5-9-1967
Wrecked Car; Horse Show; Walk with a Pet Bear

Men walk to emergency vehicles on side of road / wrecked Chevrolet Impala convertible on mountainside / closeups of car / / horses being led from stables (northern California?) / smiling woman with ribbon / / group walks with young bear, wearing collar, by side of mountain lake / closeup of bear closely following them / man teases bear / bear explores lake shore / bear nuzzles man / man and bear play-fight / man climbs tree, bear follows

5-8-1967
Jackson County Commissioners Meeting; Oak Grove School Neighborhood

Earl Miller speaks at dais /  Henry Padgham / / man in suit stands by rural road (Oak Grove Road?), points at orchard / pan across rural homes to street sign: "Norma Ave." / Oak Grove School / street sign: "8th St. West and Chestnut" / street sign: "8th St. West and Columbus" / same man points accusingly to different house

5-4-1967
Ashland Firemen Pump Out Reservoir; Arabian Horses Displayed

Pan across firemen and Ashland American LaFrance fire engine on pondside (Reeder Reservoir?) road below / closeup of firemen / unattended nozzle spraying high in air / fireman at pumper controls / pan from pond to nozzle / nozzle / firemen discuss / / woman in Arabian garb with Arabian horse and fancy saddle / she walks horse from barn past camera / another Arabian displayed / young boy perched on horse / more of same

5-3-1967
Portable Sawmill; High School Students Get Forestry Lessons in Woods

Log deck / man turns on portable sawmill / sawmill in operation on large log / man examines board, pan across kibitzers to sawmill / views of sawmill (powered by Volkswagen engine) in operation / / sign: "Sta. 1 Fire Control" pan across high-school students listening to lecture in woods, taking notes / sign: "Sta. 2 Seed Cones" / students listening to lecture /

5-2-1967
Children on Medford Lincoln School Playground

Sign: "20 MPH Crossing Hours" / sign: "School Crossing" / Lincoln School (North School), Medford / pan across children on playground / girl playing tetherball / boy departs on bicycle / boy plays tetherball / children running / merry-go-round turns unattended / vacant swings / children at bicycle rack / boy rides bike down sidewalk, pan to sign: "School Zone"

5-2-1967
Voting in Gymnasium; College Registration; Courtroom Awards Ceremony

Poll watchers at tables in brick gymnasium / voters put ballots in ballot box / / young people waiting in line / man at head of line stamps papers / sign: "Registration Materials Here" / closeup of registration punch cards / pans across registration scene in gymnasium / / people standing solemnly in courtroom, Otto Frohnmayer present / pan across judges at bench / closeup of judge / VIPs speaking / listeners applaud / man pins corsages on women / hands certificate to young man, shakes hands (no flower for him)

5-1-1967
Ideal Cement Company, Gold Hill

Sign: "Ideal Cement Company," pan to parking lot / mill buildings on hillside / pan across whole operation

4-28-1967
Pro-Vietnam War Demonstration, Medford

Distant view of small group of demonstrators in front of Medford federal building from Eighth and Holly / closer view / closeups of signs: "Peace with LBJ," "Bomb Hanoi," "Blast the Commies," "Kill the Vietcong," "Kill the Viet-Cong Slant-Eyes" (some signs signed "SCAR") / closeups of demonstrators / views from across Eighth Street

4-27-1967
Vietnam Protest; Medford Fire Hall; Medford City Yards

Protesters carrying signs in front of federal building, 8th Street, Medford; Presbyterian Church in background / signs say: "Kill the Viet Cong," "Blast the Commies,"  "Bomb Hanoi" / / meeting, Medford City Council chambers / pans across VIPs at desks / Medford fire hall exterior / man at dispatch panel  / interior, Medford fire hall, pan across fire engines / old Medford city seal on door of truck / signs: "Men Working, Equipment in Road," "Slow," "Men Working" / man walks to nondescript building in Medford city yards / city seal again / / meeting, man speaking at desk / Earl Miller present

4-27-1967
Medford Fairgrounds; Jackson County Sheriff's Department; Medford Police

Pans across deserted fairgrounds buildings, Medford / pavilion with sign: "Home Economics Exhibits" / pan across Jackson County Courthouse and annex / sheriff's dispatcher at panel / sheriff's deputies schmoozing / / lap dissolve to neon sign: "Medford City Hall, Police Dept." on old city hall building, pan to fallout shelter sign and entrance / Medford police dispatcher / Medford police leave meeting room / policemen at desk

4-26-1967
Views of Medford Airport; Hwy. 62 Interchange Construction; Daylight Savings Time Reminder

Pan across parking lot, tarmac from roof of Medford Airport terminal: West Coast airliner, bare tarmac, private airplanes, fuel truck, junked cars / hand in foreground points toward runway / / Crater Lake Highway from shoulder, pan to busy construction site, Roxy Ann in background, earth movers at work (Fred Meyer area) / pan across different construction site, same area, to freeway sign: "To Central Ave., Medford, Airport-Crater Lake-State Offices" / sign: "Biddle Road," barn in background / / arty jump cuts of clock on wall / sign: "Do I Set My Clock Back or Ahead?" / young man mimes indecision / sign: "Set Clock Ahead by One Hour" / wearing four wristwatches, he giddily sets them / checks watch, bowls bowling ball toward camera / sweeps sidewalk (East Medford, near NMHS site), looks at watch, tosses broom aside / plays electric organ, checks watch, sighs / sign: "Set Clock Ahead by One Hour" / "Sunday, April 30th" / he leaves building, stretches, checks watch

4-25-1967
Ashland Fire Department; VIP at Medford Airport; Chinook Boat Races

Pan across fireman's helmets and coats hanging on pegs / pan across Ford fire engine, "Ashland 6 F.D." / rescue van: "Ashland 9 F.D." / hoses in rack / generator and fan in side door of van / breathing apparatus in back of van / / passengers deplaning from Western Airlines DC-9 / VIP greeted / VIPs chat on bench outside Medford Airport terminal / man in Giants baseball uniform plays catch with 3 VIPs in suits in parking lot (more footage of this in SOHS Film 0901) / back to VIPs on bench at Medford Airport / / poster: "Second Annual Chinook River Boat Race" / banner over highway: "Chinook Boat Races April 29-30, Lions Crab Feed Sat. Nite" / man prepares to launch drift boat on river / drift boats row downriver past camera

4-24-1967
Unknown Banquet; Lewis and Clark College Canoeists; Camp Withus Motel, Medford

Man speaks at lectern / closeups of dais, banqueters, speakers / more of same / / young bearded men don backpacks from aluminum canoes by river / they hoist canoes and portage / canoes are labeled "Staff Jennings" "Lewis and Clark Col." / / sign: "Do Not Enter Unsafe to Occupy, Building Department City of Medford" / pan across uncompleted, abandoned frame of residence / Camp Withus motel with weathered sign, 1501 N. Riverside Avenue, Medford, gas station/office/grocery store--owner W. I. Thompson / pan to cabins

4-21-1967
Jackson County Meeting; Medford Washington School Bicycle Inspection

Empty meeting room table, fade to black / fade in: same room full of VIPs: Ray Lamberg, Donald Denman, Larry Silveira, Douglas Philips, Victor B., Richard Spomer / award presentation with Earl Miller / man speaks in front of map / audience / speakers / / Washington Elementary School, Medford, playground with children playing, children with bicycles lined up for inspection / shots of grinning kids, kids waiting, police, man with VA cap

4-20-1967
Aftermath of Motorcycle Parts Store Burglary; Unknown Meeting

Man opens chain-link gate / examines bent window screen / broken window / interior: broken boxes / he examines file cabinets, man on telephone at cash register in background / store counter: motorcycle helmets, parts, outboard motor on display / woman restocks new motorcycle tires / man displays jimmied door to trailer, hole in trailer wall / / VIP speaks at lectern / audience

4-20-1967
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
Orchestra Rehearsal; National Grange Centennial Postage Stamps

Man energetically directs high school or college orchestra in gymnasium / closeups of conductor, musicians / more of same / / Woman hands National Grange centennial postage stamp poster to VIP / closeup of poster / sheet of stamps is presented

4-18-1967
Snow in April; National Library Week at Medford Library

Pan across parked cars as snow falls / snowy farm yard / Library Park, Medford, from library steps in snow / / VIP stands in doorway / writes something at desk / more of same / / Medford Library: VIP at table with display of materials for National Library Week / library counter, librarians at work / librarian with "Explore Inner Space: Read" display / VIPs examine book: Pictorial History of American Sports / closeups of photos in book

4-17-1967
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
IRS Income Tax Filing Reminder; V.I.P Arrives at Medford Airport

Man walking into Medford federal building / "Internal Revenue Service" glass office door / Man reads brochure "Instructions for preparing your federal income tax return" / IRS 1040 form / "1966" Oregon tax packet / Man leaves building with brohures / Man fills out IRS 1066 form / Man signs form / Closeup of "Internal Revenue Service" return address on envelope / Man double checks work / / Crowd of men and women at "Gate 3" at Medford airport / V.I.P arrives / V.I.P, wife, and entourage chat by double-door entrance and shake hands /

4-14-1967
Grants Pass Highland Road Safety; Police Impounded Car Auction

Street sign "Morgan Lane" and "Highland Avenue" / Highland School Grants Pass / "Speed checked by radar" sign and road / ditch creek / empty parking lot / road and houses / man speaking on microphone at desk (no sound on film) // Police officer pointing around impounded car lot / Police officer checking under hood of car / Officer opens and closes car doors / Officer checks tag on steering wheel / Officer checks hoods of cars

4-13-1967
Water Supply Meeting; Dog Killed by Arrow

Man speaks to audience / speaker with outline written on pad: "Precipitation, Soil Moisture, Ground Water, Reservoired Water" / /  young woman chats with policeman on driveway / policeman holds arrow to wound of dead dog / pan across house / empty food dish on porch (see SOHS Film 929 for more of this clip)

4-12-1967
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
O.N.C. Truck Freight Terminal; Trash Cleanup; Accident at Big Y

Pan across Oregon-Nevada-California trucks lined up at warehouse on North Pacific Highway / boxes, stacks of new garbage cans on loading dock, pan to empty truck / truck driver opens trailer to show jumble of boxes inside / / cardboard boxes full of trash at curbside / boxes left on roadside / "CIty Sanitary Service" painted on truck door / men pick up trash, throw it into truck / / night: vehicle arrives at scene of accident / closeup: policeman takes notes by flashlight / day, Big Y, Medford: signs directing to highways 62 and 99; Highway 99 sign on ground / broken signpost / pan along splintered streetlight standard, broken streetlight / closeup of signs, Copeland Lumber in background

4-10-1967
Jackson County Commissioners Meeting; Wigwam Burner

County commissioners meeting, old Medford city hall, Earl Miller in attendance / man discusses Jackson County zoning map / / men at lumber mill, pan up wigwam burner / men look inside burner / view inside, sawdust piling up / man walks up wooden ramp, pan up wigwam burner / wood waste / cyclone dust collector

4-7-1967
Forest Plane Crash; VIPs Meet

Forest: pan across topped fir trees, branches on forest floor / parachute on ground and in trees / more of same (plane crash? no wreckage visible) / possible burned area / / closeup of VIP / conversation with other VIP

4-7-1967
Planting Tree at New Medford City Hall; United Airlines; Interstate 5, Medford

Man and women planting evergreen tree, Medford Mayor Dunlevy in attendance, on grounds of new Medford City Hall / shots of women attendees (Garden Club?) / / pans across painting of historic United Airlines airplanes, evolution of stewardess uniforms / / through windshield: approaching Interstate 5 overpass on Crater Lake Highway / Crater Lake Highway looking north from freeway area, pan to overpass / freeway exit sign: "Medford Barnett Road," fairgrounds buildings in background / Texaco gas station at intersection of exit ramp and Barnett Road, fairgrounds buildings

4-6-1967
Hooded College Student; Josephine County Sheriff's Patrol

Person wearing sheet and hood walks down college corridor / hooded person sitting in classroom, pan across laughing students / / young man sitting at desk speaking into microphone / / men install Sheriff's Patrol Josephine County Search and Rescue stickers on jeep, Norm's Circle S boat, Circle S Trailer & Camper Repair Service pickup truck, Royal Trailer Sales pickup

4-6-1967
Post Office Sorting Room; Police VIP Retires; Boys Board Airplane

Interior: mailmen sorting mail, probably Medford Post Office / pan across sorting room / VIP self-consciously tidies up conveyor belt / man operates automatic canceller / / VIP cuts cake in office, hands out pieces to secretaries and policemen / closeups of retirement gifts: barometer, silverware / hands are shaken / / boys pose and grin for camera / Medford Airport: boys pose at stairs to airliner

4-5-1967
Emergency Crews at Car Wreck; Meeting

Night: emergency crews dimly pumping hand hydraulic jack on wreck / pans across badly wrecked car / / packed audience, gymnasium / policeman or army officer walks to lectern / speakers / pan across audience

4-5-1967
Clean Up Medford Campaign--Ugly Shots

Pan up muddy, trashy ditch / trash and debris in fields, yards / paper peeling off Nucoa Margarine billboard, Spomer Co. / closeup pan of trash-strewn roadside / peeling sign: "For Lease or Sale, See Shelby 91 Ross Lane" / tilting propane sign, Sherm's Thunderbird grocery store, Jacksonville Highway, Medford / more of same / junked car in residential yard / pans across junk piles / decrepit cinder block building with "Door Wreaths" and "Xmas Trees" spray-painted on windows, possibly on McAndrews Road, Medford / car parts abandoned by orchard, Roxy Ann in background / trash and concrete along creek

4-4-1967
Nursing Home Opens; House Moving

Nurses receive keys from VIP, shake hands / same nurses at nurse's station / nursing home corridor / kitchen / exterior with water tower, barn / corridor again / nursing home patients / / house being moved on rural road

4-3-1967
Police Education; Remodeling Southern Oregon College Library Meeting

Meeting: man speaking at lectern / police in audience, including female officer / men and police at desks taking notes / / meeting, Southern Oregon College / map of college on wall, plans: "Remodel Old Library Building"

4-3-1967
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
Barn Hay Fire; North Medford High School Construction

Fire truck: "Rural Medford Fire Dept. 319" (District 3?) pan to smoking barn / firemen remove smoking hay from barn spray it / / VIPs walk towards North Medford HIgh School under construction / inside dark, unlit room / courtyard, men at work / VIPs tour building / pan across exterior

3-31-1967
Meeting

Meeting: Earl Miller present / shots of audience, speakers

3-30-1967
Eureka Footage #3

Silent: metal sculptor at work / potter displaying wares / homebuilt camper truck / W. C. Fields metal sculpture / more scupltures / velvet painting / antique cook stove / antique store displays / sculptor poses / young boy poses / meeting: Guy E. Rusher, Ray Peart, Lee Rice, Donald Peterson / / man wearing shirt with Crescent City patch on back / men handing out crabs / crab races, men urge crabs to walk down chutes / exultant "trainer" / man holds large trophy aloft / more crab race scenes / / meeting: man examines huge map or aerial photo on wall / / policeman and prisoner waiting at closed door / / meeting, "Ladies" room door in background / / sound: interview with Mr. Martins about survey by Humboldt County Sheriff's Department about manpower allocation / / slient, interior: antiwar group meeting / / sound: interview (film degraded, cut short) / / pan across cars and spectators woods / motorcycle racers start / motocross race scenes

1970s
Eureka Footage #2

Bright color: Freighter at doc, pan back to reveal log deck on shore / aerial views of port through dirty window / / black and white: meeting with Lee Rice, Ray Peart / / art works, pan across gallery walls / twelve-string guitar / closeup of comic strip art / ceramics / bizarre sculpture / / meeting: men speaking at lectern / / VIPs at dais: David L. Nichols, Bert L. Smith / staff tape-recording meeting / speaker at lectern / / meeting, VIPs at dais: Edmund M. Smith, George A. Dinsmore, Willard C. Pratt, David L. Nichols, / / temporary bridge across river / men examine washed out road at river side / pans across river, washout

1970s
Crate Rite Container Company, Grants Pass

Circa 1964 Ford Mustang painted "KMED" parked in driveway / sign: "Crate Rite Incorporated Packaging for Industry" / pan across wooden fence around property / sign: "DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE WORK BEING PERFORMED BY THIS COMPANY FOR THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT VISITORS ARE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN PROPER CLEARANCE AT OUR OFFICE BEFORE ENTERING ANY PORTION OF THIS FACILITY" / interior: man displaying fiberglass cloth / man trims fiberglass box / man displays boxes, attache case inserts / sound: Hank Henry interviews Crate Rite manager about their recent move to Oregon

Circa 1964
Eureka Footage #1

Sound-on-film interview with Dr. Richard Ridenhour about district funding shortfall due to failure to transfer tidelands and submerged lands by state lands commission (ends abruptly) / / rest of film silent: meeting scene (including Ridenhour)  / / groundbreaking / / laughing men at lunch tables display middle fingers to cameraman / / policeman interviews man on sidewalk (out of focus) / fire engines, firemen at curb / old two-story house, pan to fire engines, firemen at work

1970s
Senator Wayne Morse Interview

CBS interview, Washington, D.C.--Jerry Dunphy interviews Senator Wayne Morse about Latin America, his recent visit to India (December 1957), South Africa, peace--"billions for war, and nothing for peace," nuclear disarmament--with B roll reaction shots
 

 

circa 1958
Rep. Charles O. Porter Interview on Latin America

CBS interview, Washington, D.C.--Jerry Dunphy interviews Rep. Charles O. Porter (in office 1957-1961). On same reel as circa 1958 SOHS Film 0911. Discussion is about setting up a department of missile research, Latin American affairs, arms race and disarmament--with B roll reaction shots

 

 

 

circa 1958
Boatnik Footage

Bright color (a little dark), many scenes: Boatnik or speedboat races, rural Rogue River, Josephine County / sign: "Grants Pass Active Club" / finish line of Boatnik races as viewed from Riverside Park, Grants Pass / drivers get out of boats, smoke, talk / winner awarded trophy, poses, pan across Boatnik Queen court / rural river: fishing boat motors up river, speedboats, fishing boats pass / more Caveman Bridge-Riverside Park race scenes / pan across spectators on river bank / / official observers on river bank with radio

1960s
Eureka Footage #1

Sound: interview about formation of sewer assessment district in Pacific Manor and Sunset Addition (ends abruptly) / / silent: wrecked car / / banquet scene: man speaking at lectern (silent) / / sound: interview with Dr. Warner about his visit to Humboldt State College to install an honorary fraternity (ends abruptly) / / silent: meeting scenes / /

1960s
House Fire; Police Destroy Gambling Machine; Medford Meetings; Pioneer Village Receives Big Wheel

Firemen at work in smoking ruins of house against hills / pan across smoking ruins / bystanders discuss / / police with gambling machine at back of van at landfill / policeman pours coins out of change box / police men attack machine (not pinball) with sledge hammers, slow-motion and normal speed / / speaker in corner of room / pan across VIPs in audience / Medford Mayor Dunlevy speaks at desk / / seated man talks to Mayor Dunlevy in his office / woman in corner of office / more of same / / George McUne and wife romp on logging big wheel, Pioneer Village, Jacksonville

3-29-1967

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