The Railford H. Burton Collection, no. 2 - Texas Centennial and WWII Scrap Metal Drive (1930-43)

Video:


Date:
1930, 1936, 1930s, 1942-43

Creator:
Bettie G. Burton



Archive/Collection:
Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, The Railford H. Burton Collection

Source URL:
http://texasarchive.org/library/index.php/2011_03878



Description:
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.

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Sound/Silent:
Silent

Archive:
Texas Archive of the Moving Image



Inquiries regarding this film should contact:
512-485-3073, Info@texasarchive.org

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