This video, produced by TAMI, is composed of excerpts from an informal interview with Dr. Freeman voiced over a home movie from his film collection. As scenes play of Barbara Jordan receiving an honorary doctorate at Texas Southern University, Dr. Freeman describes how he met Jordan and his unique relationship with her that spanned several […]
This home movie from El Paso captures scenes of a graduation held at what appears to be St. Patrick Cathedral. Later scenes of a backyard wedding are also included.
This home movie contains footage of a committee meeting and lunch, most likely of faculty and administration of Texas Southern University, at El Chico International Restaurant in Houston, Texas in 1968. Scenes that follow portray commencement ceremonies at TSU that year.
This home movie captures scenes of the youngest Freeman child, Carter Freeman, graduating from high school in 1976. The family attends the ceremony and celebrates with Carter.
This home movie captures scenes of the Waco Municipal Golf Course and a Baylor University graduation ceremony in the 1940s. Scenes of a group of men and one lady practicing driving on the Waco golf course are followed by scenes of family members gathering on the Baylor campus for commencement.
This home movie captures scenes of the Moore family relaxing and golfing in the yard, operations at one of Lamar Moore’s drilling rigs, and the extended family gathering for the graduation of a Moore family member from Abilene’s Hardin-Simmons University.
This home movie captures scenes of Texas Southern University’s 1976 commencement ceremonies.
This home movie captures scenes of Mt. Horem Baptist Church’s 1976 outdoor church service, held at a park on the coast, where the congregation sits in folding chairs and eats from paper plates. Footage from Texas Southern University’s graduation ceremonies is also included.
This home movie captures scenes of a group of Native Americans performing a tribal dance for an audience in the 1920s.