[Home Movies. Muscle Beach #6]

Film contains footage of posing, acrobalance and acrobatics, rings, flips and men throwing a woman at a pool; a beauty contest (Miss Muscle Beach); and men, a young boy and a young girl doing acrobalance and teeterboard.

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[Home Movies. Muscle Beach #1]

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.

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Lassen County, Calif.: Eastman, Jervie H.

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.

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Spring collecting trip east of the Sierras: Weier, T. Elliot

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, […]

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