3 reels of film, part of the Milner family’s travel and home movies. The Nixon rally in California took place when he was running for President against John F. Kennedy.
Film contains footage of a man and a woman doing acrobalance, two men throwing a young girl, men throwing women, men and young boys doing acrobalance, various shots of people on the beach, three men and a woman practicing acrobalance in an outdoor circus/fair grounds, and people posing with an elephant.
This film contains scenes from a county fair, rodeo, and a parade in Susanville.
The film opens with winter roadway scenes in Lassen. Two title slides state: “Most highways are kept open in winter with modern equipment” and “These highways offer some of the world’s most scenic winter drives.” Further footage shows fall foliage, a street scene in Susanville, and Canadian geese.
The film begins with scenes of the Lakeview Round-Up rodeo in Lakeview, Oregon. The footage then turns to Shasta County, California and shows dredging operations by the Gold Acres Dredging Company, gravel mining, and a waterfall scene.
T. Elliot Weier served as Professor of Botany at the UC Davis from 1936-1968. This film contains footage of a trip he took to collect plants. The film begins with a title card stating: “In June we visited Marie in Los Angeles.” Other footage includes: the Mojave Desert, Red Rock Canyon, Death Valley National Monument, […]