LBJ Home Movies – Austin 1943

This home movie captures scenes of life in Austin for Lyndon and Lady Bird Johnson in 1943. Narrated by Lady Bird some years later, images include many University of Texas campus buildings, Lake Austin, Mansfield Dam, Lake Bucha, and Mt. Bonnell, as well as scenes of the Johnsons with their close friends. Scenes of LBJ […]

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The Frick 70s Collection, no. 2 – Frio Canyon, 1973

This home movie from the Frick Collection captures the Frio Canyon in Uvalde County and includes Linda, and her dog, Sikis, playing and hiking along the river. Also included is footage taken from the car of the surrounding land and the Sabinal River. The Frick Collection was donated to TAMI by John Frick and includes […]

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The Baylor Family Collection, no. 7 – Family, 1960 – 1962

This film presents a series of moving-image portraits as family members pose and ham for the camera in different locations including a field of blue bonnets, Lake Travis, and San Marcos. Also captured is John and Diane Baylor’s 1962 wedding.

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The Ernest M. Hunt Family Film Collection, no. 2 – Visit to New Mexico and West Texas, 1937

Set against the desert mountain backdrop of West Texas and New Mexico, members of the Hunt family capture the events of their trip to the Southwest. Their journey through New Mexico takes them to Bonnells Ranch in Glencoe where they participate in a cattle round up, then onto Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Las Cruces where […]

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