This home movie from the Morkovsky collection captures a class, probably from St. Joseph’s school in Amarillo, picnicing in the shadow of the large rock formations of Palo Duro Canyon.
This home movie from the Baylor family captures a group of young scouts exploring Big Bend National Park and includes scenic shots of Boquillas Canyon and other majestic West Texas landscapes.
This home movie captures the Baylor family on a road trip through West Texas and New Mexico. Footage includes the family climbing and rolling down the sand dunes of Monahans Sandhills State Park in the Big Bend Region of West Texas, a stop at Carlsbad Caverns in New Mexico, the Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Mount […]
This home movie captures scenes of the Easterwoods visiting the state of Guanajuato in Central Mexico. Among other sites, the family visits Castillo de Santa Cecilia in the city of Guanajuato and the Arco de la Calzada in Ciudad de Le
This home movie captures scenes of the Easterwood family exploring the results of a flood, then on a trip through the Panhandle, where they visit Palo Duro Canyon State Park. The family first wades barefoot down a flooded road, then takes a train ride through Palo Duro Canyon before continuing on their road trip.
This home movie captures scenes of the Cruz family traveling home through Presidio County after a trip to Big Bend National Park. Following is footage of Mark Cruz’s first steps back in El Paso and Norma Cruz riding a motorcycle.
This home movie captures scenes of the Burtons throughout the 1930s and early 40s at work, on vacation, and at home. Notable footage includes a sandstorm in Andrews, Texas, a trip to the Texas Centennial Exposition at the World’s Fair in Dallas, and a scrap metal drive for the war effort in Freeport in 1943.
This home movie captures scenes of El Paso’s Cruz family on a trip to Barranca del Cobre, Copper Canyon, in Chihuahua, Mexico by way of the Ferrocarril Chihuahua al Pac
This home movie captures scenes of El Paso’s Cruz family on the Ferrocarril Chihuahua al Pac
This home movie captures scenes of a camping trip to Palo Duro Canyon State Park, where the family goes to see â€œTexasâ€ the musical at Pioneer Amphitheatre during its 1973 season. The family enjoys the scenic Red River and a campfire, then goes to the Pioneer Amphitheatre to see the musical. â€œTexasâ€ is produced annually […]