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Title Description Publication date
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
Congressman Duncan and Speaker McCormack Speak on Dams

Congressman Robert Duncan and Speaker John W. McCormack at desk in House of Representatives studio--sound unintelligible

10-4-1966
Grants Pass House Fire

Night: firemen at work on smoking house / fireman chops at house with ax / fire chief, captain and police discuss / fireman dons breathing apparatus / firemen inside charred house / ventilation fan in doorway / state police car

10-3-1966
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
Babies in Hospital Nursery

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

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
Brush Fire

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

9-30-1966
Citizens Band Enthusiasts Meeting

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

9-30-1966
Sheriff Snider, Regal Gas Station, Grants Pass

Secretaries at work in office / Dean Snider, Sheriff, on phone / Regal Gas Station sign / pan across station / Douglas gas sign--price: 32.9 cents a gallon / spray-painted gas pump

9-29-1966
Dorothy McElhose Honored

In restaurant, woman wearing corsage shakes hands / presented with bouquet of roses by Medford Mayor Jimmy Dunlevy / they schmooze / presented with plaque / opens gift of silver teapot

9-29-1966
Winching Car Near River, Wreck at Central Point Exit

Policeman and tow truck driver attach cable to compact foreign car at botom of highway embankment near river / car is winched to two-lane road, bridge in background / attaching cable to 1956 Chevrolet wrecked off I-5 Central Point exit / police at "Central Point/Blackwell Rd./Willow Springs Rd." sign / winching car to road

9-29-1966
Aftermath of Fire at 401 Oak Street, Medford

Closeup pans across burnt debris / interior, exterior shots of burned house

9-29-1966
Lawyers Enter Holly Theater

Pan across box office area of Holly, lawyers entering / attendees walking on sidewalk, North Holly, West Sixth

9-29-1966
Lawyers Register for Awards Meeting

Dignitaries shake hands, schmooze / women at tables register men / closeups of men registering, box registration forms

9-28-1966
Hubert Humphrey Speaks in Eugene

Lettering on building: "Mahlon Sweet Municipal Airport, Eugene Oregon" / police milling about / high school band assembles / pan across crowd on tarmac / students with signs: "Saturation Bombing Saturation Murder" "Is Genocide Part of the Great Society" "Eichmann: He Just Followed Orders" "People Against Genocide" / adults with signs: "Super Hubert" "Hello Hubert" "Yea Hubert" "Eugene Says Hello" / press and cameramen at stadium / packed stadium at UO applauds / Hukmphrey speaks / pans across press, crowd, signs / closeup of black student with antiwar pinback buttons on overalls

9-28-1966
Applegate Irrigation Meeting

Men fiddle with overhead projector, school gymnasium / meeting attendees examine map of Applegate drainage / closeup of map / speakers

9-28-1966
Phoenix Bank After Holdup, Suspect Led to Jail

Police enter First National Bank, Phoenix from parking lot / bank sign with Grizzly Peak in background / interior of bank, police talk to teller / other bank sign, pan to drive-up window / police search bushes / interior of police station, secretary with weapons mounted on wall behind her / "Jackson County Sheriff" on car door / car drives up to camera, police escort handcuffed man into police station / Jackson County Courthouse jail window from ground level

9-27-1966
Voting on Scoville Road Zoning, Grants Pass

Man walks up to house with flag and "Vote" sign / intersection sign: Scoville Road and Greenfield Road / men (Josephine County commissioners?) on dais in front of blackboard

9-27-1966
John Holmer

Old man at desk / Medford Mayor Dunlevy shakes his hand

9-27-1966
United Crusade Banquet

Banquet scene: "1966-67 Campaign, Jim Beck, Chairman" progress tote board / pan across board, names visible: Martin Craine, Gene Kent, R. Schwalenberg, Marcel Thiebaud, Walter Draeger, Randy Warren

9-26-1966
Mike Fitzgerald, Jacksonville Museum, Wolf Creek Fire Department

Sound not functional:

Man speaks sitting at desk / closeup of letter: "Mike Fitzgerald for Congress" / exterior, Jacksonville Museum / interior, storage area, archives, clothing, rolled textiles, photos hanging on walls, guns, snowshoes, farming equipment / interview with man in front of Josephine County Courthouse / interviews with unidentified officials / pickup with cage trailer in mountains / men open cage, mountain lion runs out and into hills / interview with woman across street from Medford Carnegie Library grounds / pan across children's event on elementary school grounds ("South" on building): Cozy Foam Insulation truck, Southern Oregon Federal Credit Union van, police car, fire engines, tow truck, children climbing inside semi truck, fire rescue truck / Hank Henry interview, building under construction in background / children attempt to fly kites on school grounds in northern California (?) / interview with children holding kites / fire chief car at night / interior fire hall with fire truck, people milling about / sign: "United States Post Office, Wolf Creek, Oregon"

1970s
Jacksonville Museum Reception, Truck Loses Load on Siskiyou Grade

Sound not functional:

Interview with historical society official at desk / exterior, Jacksonville Museum / interior, pan down curtained window / visitors at museum reception / plywood strewn on roadside, I-5 Siskiyou grade / small child by plywood, semi-truck on grass

1970s
Grace's Visit to Rogue River Valley

This is the 16mm copy of the original 35mm film. Silent, no sound track.

For research on the film, as well as a transcription of commentary on the film by Russ Jamison, Grace Fiero and A. C. Allen, go to: http://truwe.sohs.org/files/grace.html

Contrary to description on can, there are no interviews, no sound on this reel. For abridged version with commentary, see SOHS Film 0975 1915 Grace's Visit to Rogue River Valley--with 1965 Commentary.mpg

1915
Rogue Valley Country Club Banquet

People schmoozing, Rogue Valley Country Club, Medford / pans across banquet scene / speaker at lectern / banqueters stand to applaud / shots of speaker, actor William Gargan, and audience

9-26-1966
Progress on New Hellgate Bridge

Sign: "Hellgate Bridge" / pan down crane / long shot of cranes on and below bridge / pans across scene / toddler enjoying action

9-26-1966
Installing Sign at Richfield Station

Crane prepares to install sign at Richfield service station

9-26-1966
Michael S. Killoran, Josephine County D.A.

Two men in suits discuss papers on desk

9-23-1966
January 10 and 11, 1977 News Clips

Clip 1:

sof: Interview at Medford Chamber of Commerce about upcoming bowling tournament

Clip 2:

Interior of warehouse, Civil Defense supplies stacked high / opening can of crackers, closeup of same / man holds crackers but doesn't eat one

Clip 3:

Jacksonville Museum in snow / workers load display case into pickup / pans across Peter Britt exhibit / glassware exhibit / photos

Clip 4:

sof: Interview with woman about Klamath Falls Washburn Manor nursing home criticisms, restoration of certificate (hairs on gate)

Clip 5:

Stand-and-talk about District 9 school tax levy in front of Eagle Point Little Butte Intermediate School / Eagle Point High School shots / banner over Eagle Point Main Street: "Support Your Schools" / Eagle Point Junior High / elementary school playground shots / high school library interiors

Clip 6:

Closeup of historic photo of Ashland Plaza / more exhibit shots, Jacksonville Museum / exhibits in former jail

Clip 7:

out of focus: Men perform CPR on dummy

Clip 8:

out of focus: Same, people review recording strip of CPR attempt / women perform CPR / more of same

Clip 9:

sof: Interview with C. W. Smith about block parent program applications

Clip 10:

sof: Interview with Klamath Falls state trooper about first woman trooper in Southern Oregon

Clip 11:

Building / sign: "Vote here" / poll keepers at work / plywood voting booths / putting ballots in box

 

 

 

 

 

 

1-10-1977
July 8-10, 1975 News Clips

Clip 1:

Sign: "U.S. Department of the Interior Warehouses" / long shot of warehouses near old Medford fairgrounds / sign: "General Services Administration" / sof: Interview about Medford south gateway land exchange with BLM to consolidate property

Clip 2:

Classroom interior, fire school, Shady Cove / pans across adult students, many in uniform

Clip 3:

Jackson County Fair meeting shots

Clip 4:

sof: Interview about Southern Oregon Historical Society reception for new exhibit / exterior shots of museum / interiors: exhibits, visitors

Clip 5:

Sign: "Providence Hospital Phase II Expansion" / pan across construction site by hospital / earthmoving equipment at work / cement mixer / "Spirit of '76" on mixer / loading bucket with concrete

Clip 6:

soft: Interview with Jennings about complaints of 400% tax increase and possible override of Medford mayor's veto

Clip 7:

sof: Interview (with Hopkins?) about vacation costs

Clip 8:

sof: Interview at Ashland field with high school or college student and Jim Olson of Santa Monica Track Club about track and field masters meet on October 12

Clip 9:

Medford city council meeting scenes, Medford Mayor Fagone presides

Clip 10:

sof: Interview (with 'woods?) about United Way contributions and programs

 

 

 

 

 

 

12-26-75
December 26-30, 1975 News Clips

Clip 1

Keene Drive, Medford: Shots of children riding bicycles on street / toddler on plastic tricycle / football flying through air / child catches it on street / girls playing jumprope in street / more bicycles on street / bicycles and roller skaters on sidewalk / skateboarders / dog chases girls on bike

Clip 2:

sof: Interview with official (Pron?) about Oregon's employment ranking, business climate, job creation

Clip 3:

Sign: "Public Museum" / front of Jacksonville Museum / man signs guest register, shakes hands / Christmas exhibit

Clip 4:

Closeup of state seal coin / closeup of Bicentennial scene / sof: interview with woman about Butte Falls Museum, Medford's Bicentennial plans

Clip 5:

Klamath Indians talk to officials in building lobby, Chiloquin

Clip 6:

sof: Interview with official (Johnson?) about Siskiyou General Hospital

Clip 7:

sof: Interview with Medford post office official about rate increases (to 13 cents) and Christmas rush

Clip 8:

sof: Interview with woman (Eads?) about Medford's convention, business, shopping and vacation advantages

Clip 9:

sof: Interview with man (Debonney?) about Jackson County's progress on Fourteen Goals and possible request for extension

Clip 10:

sof, color: Men examine model of "Oregon's Bicentennial Express, sponsored by United States National Bank of Oregon" / interview with state official about traveling exhibit / closeups of artifacts

 

 

 

 

 

 

12-26-75
February 21-24, 1975 News Clips

Clip 1:

Clocks labeled "London," "New York," "Bombay," "Tokyo," "Hawaii," "Medford"

Clip 2:

sof: Interview with official running for reelection about reduced timber cut and budget issues

Clip 3:

sof: Interview with member of School Board running for reelection

Clip 4:

sof: Interview with bearded School Board member running for election

Clip 5:

Man speaks at lectern marked "North's Chuck Wagon" / pan across banquet scene / model and architect's drawing of building labeled "Food" / sign: "Proposed Jackson County Expo Park" / more speakers

Clip 6:

Store closure? Interior scenes of supermarket shoppers / cereal aisle / worker with clipboard (taking inventory?) / cashier / shots of near-empty shelves

Clip 7:

Man and Bryn Hazel hold discussion at file cabinets / pan across Jacksonville Museum archives / man shows old portrait / more pans / closeup of map: "Pony Express Route" / sign: "Jackson County Horseshoer's Schedule"

Clip 8:

sof: Exterior: interview with official about recalled defective butane lighters

Clip 9:

sof: Exterior at park: Interview with California school official running for reelection

Clip 10:

sof: Exterior: Interview about quality of education with school board candidate

 

 

 

 

2-21-1975
January 28-30, 1975 News Clips

Clip 1:

Fender-bender in snow / driving on South Central Avenue, Medford at Tenth Street in snow / tow truck pulling car out of ditch on I-5 / downed I-5 sign, pan to stuck car in snow / snowplow in ditch

Clip 2:

sof: Hank Henry interviews official on prime rate, economic/stock market issues

Clip 3:

sof: Official interviewed on unemployment, food stamp program

Clip 4:

S.P.A.C. banquet scenes

Clip 5:

partly sof: Jacksonville Courthouse under renovation; man works on flooring / sweeping dais / rolling carpet / woman speaks in front of Jacksonville courthouse / curator / installing exhibits in former courtroom / piano, organ / curator with model of exhibit installation / reporter in front of courthouse

Clip 6:

Medford Mail Tribune: man on telephone / teletype machines / busy office / laying out newspaper page / press in operation / inserting inserts

Clip 7:

sof, color: slapstick shots of mailmen slipping on ice (apparently produced by Post Office to encourage people to shovel snowy walks)

Clip 8:

Oregon Heart Association trailer folds open / interior shots / shot of schematic of trailer

Clip 9:

sof, color: California Fish and Game footage of anchovy fisheries survey, fishing, sampling

Clip 10:

sof: Exterior in front of Medford City Hall, interview with Medford Planning Department official about growth and possible EPA suit

Clip 11:

 

 

 

1-28-1975
Medford Planning Commission Meeting

Man speaks at lectern / pan acros large zoning and land use maps on wall

9-22-66
Librarians Meet with Medford Mayor Dunlevy

Meeting in small crowded room in Carnegie Library basement with Mayor Dunlevy / tight closeup of Dunlevy / shots of librarians speaking / Earl Miller present

9-22-66
Grants Pass City Council Meeting

Pan across meeting, maps and aerial photo on wall / identified: Don Smith, Jack Rollins, Bill Gillespie, Robert C. Martin / man talks at blackboard

9-22-66
Oregon Highway Department Equipment at Open House

Pans across displays of labeled plans, aerial photos, field surveys, maps, office, drafting and surveying equipment / closeup of plans for Biddle Road Interchange

9-21-66
West Eighth Street, Medford

View east on Eighth Street at Columbus / view west, same place / signs: "City Center, Right Turn Only" / sign: "Do Not Enter" / view east on Eighth Street in front of Federal Building, pan to Federal Building (Vawter mansion in background)

9-21-66
Parco d'Alba, Medford

Sign: "Parco d'Alba, Dedicated to Medford's Sister City--Alba, Italy, Commemorating Medford's Young People Who Died in the Name of Peace in World War I" / pan across park to closeups of merry-go-round

9-21-66
Safety Talks by Clyde Fichtner & Nate Banry, Roosevelt School

Pan across children seated on floor / policemen speaking / closeup of crossing guard / crossing guard at work / pan across children lined up for camera in front of bike racks (crossing guards?) / children mug and wave at camera, policeman in rear

9-20-66
Medford Beautification Meeting

Five men having discussion in office

9-20-66
United Crusade Progress Report Banquet

Pan across men and sign: "United Crusade 166-67 campaign, Jim Beck Chairman, Jerry Clark Assistant" with goals and donation totals / they shake hands / sign with goals and division chairmen: Martin Craine, Gene Kent, R. Schwalenberg, Marcel Thiebaud, Walter Draeger, Randy Warren, Arnold Paradis, Roy Morris, John Kiesow, Dwight Houghton, George Brennen, C. C. Christensen  / banquet scene; dais, man playing banjo / pans across banqueters

9-19-66
Al Le Gate at Grants Pass, Riding Horseback from Mexico to Canada

Le Gate wearing vest, "More Trails Mexico to Canada" painted on back, covering saddle with tarp / closeups of man and horse / man rolls cigarette  / more closeups

9-19-66
Gary Poythress Receives Scholarship Check from Police Association

Banquet scene: pan across room / pan across dais / Poythress receives check, handshake / speaker

9-19-66
TV Antennas, Medford

Zoom in on TV antenna atop two-story circa 1910 American Foursquare house, pan up tall radio mast / shots of other rooftop antennas, downtown residences, Medford /

9-16-66
Pear Picking Scenes

Pan across stacks of pear boxes / orchard shots / closeup of man picking pears / pan down picking ladder / more picking shots / closeup of picking bucket / shot while walking through orchard /

9-16-66
U.S. Chamber of Commerce President Speaks on Taxes

Shot of U.S. Capitol building / man standing nervously in park holding paper / man speaks--seems to think taxes are too high

9-15-66
Truck Accident--Man Pinned Under Wheel

Men examine truck on its side in ravine / men pull cable from "Freeway Wrecker Service, Grants Pass" tow truck on road / righting truck / men carry stretcher into ravine / carrying unconscious driver on stretcher from ravine /

9-14-66
Grants Pass Rural Fire Department Checks Equipment

1930s fire truck with hose sprays water onto field / man operates pump / rescue van arrives

9-14-66
Interview with Winners of Grand Tour of Oregon

Man in cowboy hat interviews family on couch (sound on film) / not much to say

9-14-66
Aviation Committee Meeting

Meeting in small paneled conference room

9-14-66

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