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The Alan Frye Collection, no. 11 – TV Ranch Gardener

A visit to the T.V. Ranch garden includes an encounter with Buzz the cat and a gardener hard at work planting seeds.

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.

The Father Emil Wesselsky Collection – Visiting the Holy Sites Abroad (1965)

This home movie captures Shiner native Father Emil Wesselsky’s trip to Israel, Rome and Vatican City in 1965. The film captures images of many historical Catholic churches and public sculptures, including the Church of the Beatitudes, the Basilica of the Annunciation, the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls, and the Vatican. It also includes

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The Railford H. Burton Collection, no. 3 – Family Travels (1930)

This home movie captures scenes of Texas’ Burton family in 1930, traveling and spending time with family. Scenes of an early airplane taking off, the family at Cheyenne Frontier Days in Wyoming, the family at the beach, and the Amereda Geophysical Crew in the field are included.

The Steve Gomez Collection, no. 2 – Lost Maples State Natural Area

This home movie captures scenes of Steve Gomez at the Lost Maples State Natural Area in the Edwards Plateau of Central Texas. Gomez captures images of the scenic landscape and natural wildlife of the area. Scenes of two girls filming a skit in a television studio are also included.

Yousefi Family Collection, no. 5 – The Day the Shah Ran Away (1979)

This home movie captures scenes of Plano’s Yousefi family on January 16, 1979 driving through the streets of Tehran, Iran on the day the Shah was exiled. People line the streets, gathering with great joy, and march together holding signs supporting revolutionary leader Ruhollah Khomeini. The Iranian Revolution culminated on this day with the overthrow

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The Ross S. Sterling Collection, no. 15 – Houston Train Station

This home movie captures scenes of downtown Houston, where the Sterlings see off friends at the train station. Later, a man is seen fishing in the ocean.

The Chambliss and Britton Collection, no. 13 – Old Dallas and Fort Worth

This home movie captures scenes of downtown Dallas, Dallas

The Stephens Family Films, no. 1 – Dealey Plaza in Mourning, Ronnie

This home movie captures scenes of Dealey Plaza in the days after President Kennedy

The Cecil Camp Family Collection, no. 1 – Dealey Plaza and JFK Assassination News Coverage (1963)

This home movie captures scenes of Dealey Plaza after President Kennedy