Bobby Kennedy at Medford Airport

Four-propeller United airliner taxis to gate, Medford Airport / big crowd waiting at gate / passengers disembarking / Robert Kennedy disembarking, diving into crowd / Kennedy mobbed under wing of airplane / Kennedy addressing crowd at microphone / pan across crowd, Medford terminal

See SOHS Films Nos. 1315 and 1324 for footage of RFK in Medford in May 1968

See SOHS Film No. 1329 for footage of RFK memorial service

Per Erich Reeder, November 5, 2019:

0:06 Man in white trench coat is Thomas J. Reeder, RFK's Jackson County campaign manager

0:10 Woman in sunglasses is Joan Redden, wife of Judge James Redden, then Minority Leader in the Oregon House

1:26 James Redden is the leftmost of the two balding men in dark-rimmed glasses

Per Tam Moore, November 5, 2019:

He recalls shooting this footage. Due to the crowd, John Darling stood by with a bicycle to deliver the film to KOBI studios, then where the Rogue Valley Mall is today.

Box or location: 

M6F Box 3 70E/97E

Description on can: 

Clips for 17-April-68

Date of film creation or publication: 

4-17-1968

Producer: 

KOBI

Length of film: 

00:02:05

Sound: 

Silent

Color: 

Black & White