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

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, S

Bear Creek Discussion; Scuba at Jackson Pool

Dignitaries 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

 

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

School Board Meeting

Dignitaries at dais, school classroom / audience / speaker

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.

SOHS Library Closed December 16 - January 2, 2018

The SOHS Library is closed for the holidays, December 16 through January 2, 2018. Although we will not answer phone messages during that time, we will check emails. The Library will reopen on 1/3/2018. 

SOHS Library CLOSED for the holidays

SOHS Library will be closed during the December holidays, from December 16 through January 2nd. Although calls will not be returned during the break, we will check emails.

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

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

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

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 / Orfegon road map with Glide, Red Butte and Crater Lake marked

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

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MEDCO Railroad

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White City Terminal Union Railway

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

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Southern Pacific Motor Car Service

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Golden Spike Ceremony

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Rogue River Valley Railroad  Engine 1

link to Southern Oregon History, Revised

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.

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