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Home Movies: Can 11246: Trip to San Francisco, Republican National Convention 1956, and Western U.S.

Home movies shot by a Michigan delegate to the 1956 Republican National Convention in San Francisco. Includes scenes of the city of San Francisco, Marin County and Mill Valley Air Force Station, and travel through the Interior West. A long sequence shows delegates at the Republican Convention, probably including dignitaries of the time, and long

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Home Movies: Can 11268: Detroit, Michigan Family, Postal Workers, ca. 1955

Home movies presumably shot by a Detroit, Michigan family showing children, babies, backyard action, adults, children and baby posing with automobile parked on street. A sequence towards the end of the film shows postal workers posing outside a U.S. Post Office facility, probably located on Baltimore St. in Detroit, by the railroad tracks.