This home movie from the Coltman Collection captures scenes of the family traveling around West Texas. Stops include a visit to Langtry, where Judge Roy Bean operated as Justice of the Peace out of a saloon; a hike around Fort Davis; and a swim in the Indian Lodge pool.
This home movie captures scenes the Coltman family camping in Paleface Park, also known as Pace Bend Park, on Lake Travis. The family picnics, swims, and jumps off of rope swings from the cliffs surrounding the lake.
This home movie captures scenes of various celebrations at Gomez Baptist Church in the rural Panhandle town of Brownfield. Couples dress up for a Valentine’s Day banquet, children wear costumes and play games for Halloween, and the young women at the church take part in a pageant. Also included are scenes of a potluck dinner […]
This home movie captures scenes of the Coltman family traveling through Monahans, Odessa Meteor Crater, and Carlsbad Caverns. Footage of snow in Austin and a brief clip of a street and home in Hempstead, England is also included
This home movie captures scenes of the Coltman family camping in Hunstville State Park near the Sam Houston National Forest and swimming in Lake Raven. Footage of the beautiful pine forests of Southeast Texas is included.
This home movie captures scenes of the Coltman family camping in Buescher State Park, where they enjoy the woods, jump rope, and play in the mud.
This home movie captures scenes of a University of Texas at El Paso staff picnic, the Ruiz family camping, and the UTEP Miners playing basketball versus the University of New Mexico Lobos in Albuquerque in 1978. The cheerleaders perform cheers and stunts while the basketball teams warm up.
This home movie captures scenes of a field day at Wayland Baptist College, now Wayland Baptist University, in Plainview. Students take part in three-legged races, potato sack races, shoulder wars, and an obstacle course set up on campus.
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 […]
This home movie captures scenes of a camping trip and two boys working in a field and on a tractor on their family farm.