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Title Description Publication date
White City Auto Accident

Pan across front end of heavy International Harvester truck to demolished 1957 Chevrolet sedan and 1950s DeSoto station wagon--White City, Highway 62 and Highway 140, Union 76 service station, Cascade Shopping Center in background / policemen examine damage / passengers, rubberneckers mill about / closeups of damage

7-27-1967
Street Widening

View down street under construction, Philips 66, Texaco gas stations in background; three-story building in background looks like a hospital / road grader, dump truck approach / closeup of blade of grader as it stops just short of camera

7-26-1967
Fire at Medford Auto Dealer; Mark Hatfield in Medford; Medford Police Telephoto Machine, Cadets

Men working on Lea Motors building, Eighth and Riverside, Medford / interiors: broken window, burned Rambler cars / ladder to second story / counter, office area / / tight closeup of schmoozing Senator Mark Hatfield / Hatfield talks with Earl Miller, Lyn Newbry at Hawthorne Park / schmoozes with other VIPs / more of same / / telephoto machine, operator, Medford policewoman, secretaries / closeups of mug shots / / two Medford police cadets listening to instructor / closeup of shoulder patches / cadets again

7-25-1967
Shakespeare Festival's Feast of Will; Meeting; High School Auto Shop

Bright color: sign: "Oregon Shakespeare Theatre" / (Feast of Will) chicken barbecue / bagpipers / Governor Tom McCall / signboard with program, photos / shields on ivy-covered wall of theater, pan to Elizabethan stage / patrons at ticket booth

Black and white: Dignitaries at dais--only nametag legible is "Mr. Forrester" / / mechanic demonstrates auto diagnostic equipment to students / aligning front end of Ford Thunderbird / Thunderbird raised on hydraulic lift

7-24-1967
Army Explosives Demonstration

Army sergeant walks down hillside / closeup of barrier tape with munitions wired to it / closeups of explosives on ground, spectators look on / explosives are detonated

7-21-1967
Shakespeare Festival Rehearsals; Construction Site

Sign: "America's First Elizabethan Theatre" / rehearsals of three plays, Elizabethan stage / actors, director, spectators in seats / pan across theater interior / / officials with plans on mown lawn (golf course?), pan across undeveloped brushy property /

7-21-1967
Camp White Munitions Lecture; Roadside Fire; VIPs Luncheon

Army sergeant speaks at  table laden with munitions--bomb, artillery shells, mortar shells, bangalore torpedo / audience of police and civilians / policeman examines bazooka rocket, turns arming fuse / / man sprays water on pile of burning railroad ties by side of road (railroad?) / men attack pile with pulaki, shovels while another many sprays burning vegetation / / luncheon scene: officials schmooze / pan across VIPs posing outdoors

7-20-1967
Auto Wreck, Highway 99; Medford Sewer Official

Tow truck tows International Travelall station wagon onto highway / other wrecked car by roadside, Hwy. 99 south of Central Point / "Beall Lane" sign, pan down to wrecked car, Ford hardtop / interior of wrecked car / car is towed off, camera holds on stop sign / / closeups of official at desk / he smiles, talks to cameraman / rolled-up plans in background labeled "Airport Sewage Plant" / sign: "Sewer Designed for Chamber of Commerce System"

7-20-1967
Timber Auction; Medford Police Cadet

Official filling out paperwork at table, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium / man displays twenty-dollar bill / pan across audience / official at large gridded blackboard labeled "Sale Name," "Min. Dep.," "Volume," "Total," "App. Price" / more of same / women at table with paperwork / / young man at typewriter filling out fingerprint form / Medford police sergeant discusses form with young man /

7-19-1967
East Medford Construction Site; Launching Toy Rockets

Street sign: Barnett and Murphy Road, Medford / pan across intersection, Roxy Ann in background / empty field, Rogue Valley Hospital in background / slow pan across field, Rogue Valley Manor in background / / Air Force airman holds toy rocket, demonstrates parachute inside / rocket ready to launch / man holds switch, rocket blasts off / more rockets, launching from field off North Phoenix Road / recovered rocket lying on grass

7-19-1967
Interiors, Medford City Hall Under Construction; High School Play

Two men and policewoman examine unfinished interior, Medford City Hall / interior shots, pans, unfinished rooms / / high school play dress rehearsal in Restoration/Revolution costume

7-18-1967
Railroad Boxcar Shortage; Bear Creek in Color

Black and white, split screen: Southern Pacific railroad boxcars passing camera, VIPs in front of log deck / shots of individual cars: Southern Pacific, Northern Pacific, ACY / SP engine #3897 passes by

Good color: VIPs including Lyn Newbry walk in weeds to Bear Creek near current Rogue Valley Mall site / trash floating in creek, pan along creek / VIPs schmooze

For black-and-white footage of same event, see SOHS Film 1006 6-23-1967 Bear Creek Discussion; Scuba at Jackson Pool.mpg

7-18-1967
Forest Fire

Wooded hillside on fire / burned-over scrub-oak forest / burning Ford tractor / smoking oil tanks / pan across smoking woods / burning stumps / more of same

7-17-1967
Southern Pacific Railroad Yards, Ashland; Search Operations

Man in hard hat at Ashland railroad yards with picket sign: "I.A.M. #1158 on Strike" / long pan across boxcars and Southern Pacific railroad buildings to depot in distance / closeup of boxcar running gear / closeup  pan of SP engine #3587 / / emergency vehicles on side of dirt road, volunteers in woods / man with portable radio, volunteers walk down road by camera, schmooze

7-17-1967
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
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
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
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
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
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
Measles Warning; Construction Site; Office Celebration

First segment only is color, completely faded to red, optical sound: Surgeon General William H. Stewart warning parents against measles: "LIttle Kim Fisher here has been mentally retarded since the age of two, when she contracted measles" / / pan across construction site--stud framing, bricks, construction workers / / closeup of VIP / woman scrapes last cup of punch from punch bowl / VIPs schmooze, snack in office, map of Bear Creek drainage on wall

7-7-1967
Demolition of Camp Withus, Medford; Medford Airport Strikers

Camp Withus, North Riverside, Medford, under demolition / bulldozer at work / loader loads debris into dump truck / bulldozer drives into gas station building / pushes building over / / strikers at Medford Airport with signs: "West Coast Airlines Station, Reservation, Ticket Agents & Communications Personnel On Strike ALEA AFL-CIO" / interior Medford terminal: United Airlines desk / mechanics service and refuel four-engine propeller airliner / passengers on tarmac /

7-7-1967
VIPs Stroll Along Medford Railroad Tracks; Cave Junction Fender-Bender; Medford Policewoman with Kittens; Barber Shop

Men in suits walk down Medford street / sign: "Private Property, All Persons Forbidden to Trespass Hereon," pan along tracks to men schmoozing, Medford Depot in background / pan along railroad tracks / more of same / men walk along tracks, Medford Grocery Co. in background / ditto, McDonald Candy Co. on Eleventh Street in background / / policemen on side of road, pan to Cave Junction junction to Caves / closeup of smashed front of Mustang / highway sign pointing to Oregon Caves, policemen in background / civilians examine damaged pickup / closeup of Pennsylvania license plate on mustang, pan to pickup / / Medford policewoman at desk with kittens / closeup of kitten / / women at desk, transferring figures into ledger / interior of barber shop, barber at work

7-6-1967
Print Shop with Medford Informational Brochures; New Oregon State Policeman

Pressman and woman watch printing press in operation / woman displays finished brochure: "How Much Do You Know About Medford?" / more of same / closeup of brochure / printers examine negatives on light table / / Oregon State Police car drives into parking lot / state policeman emerges, shakes hands with another policeman / policeman at desk / closeup of shoulder patch and "Lieutenant" patch

7-5-1967
Excavating Possible Grave in Forest; Medford Budget, City Hall, Fire Department, Parking Meter

Civilians and police digging large hole in forest--grave site (?)--more footage in SOHS Film No. 1019 / / closeup of book: Medford Annual Budget / city council in session / interior of Medford fire station with fire engines, annoyed firemen glare at camera / Medford City Hall under construction, pan to federal building under construction / facade of Medford Carnegie Library / closeup of parking meter / budget book again

6-30-1967
Jackson County Commissioners; More Digging in Forest

Jackson County Commissioners at dais / man hands papers to Earl Miller / commissioners examine papers together / closeup of spreadsheet totaling $3 million / they discuss / / men schmooze / more digging at site seen in SOHS Film No. 1013 / closeup of equipment on ground: three flash cameras

7-5-1967
Fire Extinguisher Demonstration

Crowd watches small debris fire / young woman sprays it with fire extinguisher, pan to Elizabethan Shakespeare Theater

7-4-1967
Retail Clerks Union Meeting; Grants Pass Bell Ringers; Central Point, Eagle Point, Ashland Fourth of July Parades

People mill about in alley / sign: "Retail Clerks Union Local 265 AFL-CIO" / man greets attendees as they enter / pan across audience / / small children ring bells on outdoor stage, Riverside Park, Grants Pass / closeups of audience: man in U.S. Navy captain's hat, man in Grants Pass Jaycees t-shirt / Fourth of July parades: Central Point: fire engine / VIPs on back of convertible / children on decorated bikes / Cub Scouts / Eagle Point: children's color guard / Grand Marshals Bill Jess and Bud Jess in convertible / Desert Pump Co. in background / queens and court in convertible / former queens in convertible / thermometer at 85 degrees / Ashland: vaquero on horseback rides in front of Palace Cafe, Klothes Kloset / marching band, Elks Building in background / unicyclist / teens in miniature Model T Ford / Shakespeare Festival greens dancers / Elizabethan musical group / expectant spectators

7-4-1967
Klamath Falls Children's Parade; Forest Fire Danger Sign

Parade, Klamath Falls, Klamath County Chamber of Commerce visible in background: "Henley Honey Bees" banner and baton twirlers / children dressed as pioneers pulling little red covered wagon / car pulling battleship float manned by children / small girls baton twirling group / boy dressed as Indian riding pony, pulling travois / children dressed as fireworks with "Be Safe" sign / girl riding cow / / Forest Service man adjusts Forest Fire Danger sign to "HIgh"

7-3-1967
New Mercy Flights Airplane; Medford Crazy Daze Sale Judges

Men walk to Mercy Flights airplane N116MF, Medford Airport; they open patient compartment in tail, remove and demonstrate stretcher / they lift volunteer on stretcher / comparing large tires on landing gear with standard tires / closeup of lettering on fuselage: "Mercy Flights Inc., Medford, Oregon, Non-Profit" / / Medford Mayor Dunlevy walks with group of judges--including man in outlandish getup--on sidewalk from City Hall down North Central / mayor in store with clerk in Crazy Days garb / closeup of badge on man's shirt: "Medford Crazy Daze Sidewalk Sale Judge" / mayor and other shoppers on sidewalk / closeup of young clerk wearing tiger-skin pajamas / mayor takes notes / closeup of fishnet stockings on clerk / closeup of butt of outlandish man from first scene showing stickers: "Sale" "Special" "End of Month" "Save" / interior of department store with clerk dressed as giant Crazy Daze shopping bag / closeup of young Penneys clerk with overalls and blacked-out tooth / judges on sidewalk

6-30-1967
Medford Airport Labor Strike; School Board and Schools

Nun at ticket desk, Medford Airport / striker with sign at waiting area, Gate 4, Medford Airport, passengers and stewardess disembark from Western Airlines puddlejumper / facade of terminal / closeup of sign: "West Coast Airlines Station, Reservation, Ticket Agents & Communications Personnel On Strike ALEA ALPA (AFL-CIO)" / young women in sihouette looking through glass door at tarmac / Western Airlines ticket desk / / men in shirtsleeves sitting around table / pan across buildings (temporary classrooms?) under tall pines / oblique shot along facade of school (Grants Pass?) / shots of deserted playground

7-3-1967
Jacksonville Highway Planning Meeting; Dairy Princess Returns; Medford Print Shop Makes Pear Boxes

Meeting scene, Jackson County Courthouse auditorium, man points with pointer to map on wall / closeup of map: "Hearing Map: Oak Grove Rd.-Elm St., Medford Sec., Medford-Provolt Highway" / pan across audience / Earl Miller speaks, pan to dais / audience / / people waiting at Medford Airport / Rogue Valley Dairy Princess arrives / princess poses with dairy calf / she feeds calf with bottle / closeups with kitten / / dignitaries schmooze / table with labels, cardboard boxes for "Rogue Valley Mountain Pears," "Covered Wagon Mountain Pears" / more schmoozing with printing press operating in background / shot of dignitaries with press in foreground / exterior of Kay Building, Grape Street, Medford

6-29-1967
Miniature Golf Course; Speed Checked by Radar; Eagle Point Voting

Slow pan across crowded miniature golf course / children crowded on holes / / sign by road: Speed Checked by Radar / secretary / / sign: "Entering Eagle Point, Population 1040" / exterior of Eagle Point High School gym / busy poll watchers / people put ballots in box / exterior of gymnasium again / pan across Eagle Point bridge, creek area

6-29-1967
Burglary at Central Point Market; Work on Railroad Crossing, Phoenix-Talent; Grants Pass Fender-Bender

Signs: Mobil Gas, J&J Market, Beall Lane / exterior of store / man points to side of store / man points to broken window / closeup of same / / earth mover by Talent or Phoenix lumber mill / mover on raliroad tracks / men spreading gravel on tracks at railroad crossing / / wrecked cars on side of highway, Grants Pass / Oregon State Police car, pan to wrecks

6-28-1967
Grants Pass Groundbreaking; Eagle Point Reservoir, Water Use; Eagle Point School District 9 Buses

Pan across dignitaries on dais to speaker at lectern / audience listening, standing in field / digntaries break ground, artist's rendering of building in background / small child puts something in hole, they cover it up  / / fenced-off reservoir above Eagle Point / sprinkler waters hillside lawn / man drinks from hose / / children run to long line of buses / children board Eagle Point School District 9 bus / long line of buses departs from Eagle Point High School

6-28-1967
Light Voting Turnout; Rogue Valley Dairy Princess Pours Milk for Airline Passengers

"Vote Here" sign / bored poll watchers at tables / entrance with "Knights of Columbus" sign / elderly voter with walker departs/ housewife with child crosses room to tables / / Rogue Valley Dairy Princess and stewardess in airplane cabin / princess pours milk for passengers / closeup of princess / Air Force airman drinks milk / exterior of West Coast twin-prop puddlejumper

6-27-1967
River Drowning Victim Recovery; Jackson County Commissioners Study Session; Construction Progress, Medford Federal Building and City Hall

Long shot: bystanders and boat on sandy beach beside river / covered body in boat / stretcher loaded onto boat / stretcher carried from river, bystanders discuss / eddy swirls lazily on river / cars on road, "rescue" van / / Earl Miller, dignitaries at meeting / speaker indicates sign: "Application Selection Criteria: Overloaded Facilities, Voluminous Operations, Excessive Paperwork, Consistently Late Reports, Complex Computations, Urgency, Unobtainable Data" / bored audience / new sign: "Study Coverage: Assessor, Sheriff--Tax Collection, Clerk--District Court, Treasurer, Road Department, School District, Other" / / pans across concrete work on construction site / Medford City Hall under construction / road grader levels Medford City Hall parking lot

6-26-1967
Bear Creek Discussion; Scuba at Jackson Pool

Dignitaries including Lyn Newbry chat on edge of Bear Creek near Highway 62 overpass, freeway in background / / young man in scuba gear, children at edge of Jackson Pool, Medford / man jumps in / pan across shivering children / man swims underwater

For color footage of VIPs at Bear Creek, same day, see SOHS Film 1032 7-18-1967 Railroad Boxcar Shortage; Bear Creek in Color

 

6-23-1967
Medford AFL Labor Temple, Officials; Rogue River Rooster Crow; Police Investigate Street Accident

Man walks past camera on sidewalk into building, pan up to neon AFL Labor Temple sign / pan across Medford Labor Temple building on South Grape Street, crowd on sidewalk / closeup of dignitaries chatting on sidewalk / / closeups of roosters in coops, some decorated / rooster name signs: Mr. Big Mouth, "Black Fella" Defending Champion, Jose Jimenez "I Plan to Crow a Lot" / / speed limit sign in suburban residential area, parked deputies' cars / policeman winds up tape measure

6-23-1967
School Board Meeting

Dignitaries at dais, school classroom / audience / speaker

6-22-1967
Rising from the Ashes: Archaeology of the Jacksonville Chinese Quarter

Documentary on 2016 archaeological excavation of house in Jacksonville's Chinatown. Featuring Jeresa Hren, Chris Bell, Chelsea Rose, Tom Connolly, Chris Ruiz, Jaime Dexter, Wanda Chin, Jessica Bochart.

Part of the Making Archaeology Public Project, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act.

2016
School Board Meeting; MJHS Class

Closeup of dignitary at dais / speaker / pan across attendees / / speaker at MJHS lectern (McLoughlin Junior High School? students are too old)  / shots of students listening

6-21-1967
Meeting Scene; Surveyors at Work in Medford

Meeting / closeup of speaker / pan across audience / more of same / / Corona and McAndrews street sign, Medford, pan to "survey party" sign on street / closeup of marks painted on street / surveyors measuring with tape, one leaps fence / they confer with landowner

6-20-1967
High School Teachers in Action; Lottery Winners Receive Checks

Teacher at work in high school classroom / another teacher / more teachers in classrooms: math, English, art, science / / men pose in front of lottery poster, in TV studio, wearing huge microphones / winner awarded check / family pose with Lucky License lottery poster

6-20-1967
Shady Cove Scenes, Election; Crater Lake Park Criminal Advisory

Sign: "Shady Cove Welcomes You" / downtown Shady Cove, pan to children walking beside road / gas station / grocery store / post office / couple leaving polls / interior: poll watchers / / map of United States, pen points to Oregon, Crater Lake National Park / mug shot of criminal / Oregon road map with Glide, Red Butte and Crater Lake marked

6-20-1967
Hellgate, Rogue River; West Coast Airline Stewardesses Arrive; Archery Competition

Rogue River, Hellgate from above / pan along river to rafts / / stewardesses in uniform and transparent bubble helmets disembark from jet, Medford Airport / they pose with dignitary / they pose in front of West Coast airliner / / man draws compound bow / archer's eye view of target / man removes arrows from bear target / he examines cougar target / shakes hands, awards trophy / archery trophies lined up / more archers receive trophies / archers pose with bows

6-19-1967
Grape Street, Medford; Grants Pass Labor Strike

People wander on sidewalk, South Grape Street, Medford, Labor Temple Pharmacy, Tumy Insurance visible / strikers picket Disco Gas service station, Medford / picketers with signs: "Strike On, Unfair to Organized Labor," "Local 265 on Strike," "No Contract, No Work," "We Want to Work," "Locked Out, We Want to Work" / Caveman Plaza sign / pan across Mayfair Market / Safeway sign, pan to picketer

6-19-1967
Pinto Colvig Performs as Goofy, Plays Clarinet

Clip from "Command Performance" radio show featuring Pinto Colvig, who in the character of "Goofy Horsecollar" plays his clarinet.

Reportedly dated May 3, 1945

5-3-1945
Pinto Colvig Speaks and Performs Maxwell Sound Effect

Clip from "Command Performance" radio show featuring Greer Garson, Nelson Eddy and Pinto Colvig, who beginning at 04:45 speaks briefly about his trombone, then uses it to perform the Maxwell automobile sound effect used on the Jack Benny radio show.

7-8-1943
Jacksonville Pioneer Days Parade Participants; New Van at Ashland Fire Department

Children in cowboy outfits wander arouind Pioneer Village, Jacksonville / "prospector" / Pioneer Days parade participants ride past Pioneer Village: people in cowboy or Indian garb on horseback / costumed Arabian horse and rider / Queen Mitzi on horseback / clown dusts off horse / / new Ashland Fire Department Salvage & Rescue Truck No. 9 poses for camera / fireman opens doors to reveal generator, blower, blankets, Sawzall, supplies inside van

6-19-1967

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