This home movie from captures scenes of the 1976 Timpson Schools PTA pageant and talent show, themed
This home movie captures scenes of the Battle family at the New York World’s Fair in 1964. Between visiting the many exhibits, the family catches a Native American dance performance and a parade with marching bands.
This home movie captures scenes of the Battle family at the 1964-65 New York World’s Fair. The family takes in views of the Unisphere and the surrounding fair park from the vantage point of the observation towers of the New York State Pavilion, then enjoys the international exhibits. Brief scenes of Pennsylvania State University during […]
This home movie captures scenes of Dr. Freeman taking a group of young men on a fishing trip in Seabrook, Texas. On a large boat, the men catch fish and crabs, enjoy the water, and visit. Later, they sit together in the Freemans’ backyard and clean their catches, then have a fish fry.
This home movie captures scenes of a peace gathering held in 1982 at Austin’s Wooldridge Square Park in response the Iran-Iraq War. After remaining uninvolved during the first two years of the war, in 1982, President Reagan took Iraq off the list of countries â€œsupporting terrorismâ€ and began to sell them weapons. The protesters in […]
This home movie captures a trip to the 1968 World’s Fair in San Antonio, known as HemisFair ’68. The film focuses on a visit to Fiesta Island, which housed the carnival rides and country pavilions. It also contains footage of the Migration Fountain, an art installation created by local artist and Trinity University Art professor […]