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The Coltman Collection, no. 11 – Rocky Mountains and New York (1962)

This home movie captures scenes of the Coltman family’s vacation in the Rocky Mountains and New York in 1962. The family hikes and picnics in the mountains as well as travels to Times Square in the evening when numerous billboards are illuminated. The film’s double exposure, likely accidental, juxtaposes the natural beauty of the Rockies

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The Carolyn Minton Collection – Jaycee Parade, Colorado

This home movie captures footage of the parade of state chapters at the 1954 National Convention of the Jaycees (the US Junior Chamber and youth leadership training and civic organization) held in Colorado Springs. The Texas Chapter’s contingent included a line dance. The film also includes images of the Rocky Mountains and other natural features

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