1947-1950: Niagara Falls – Vacation – Elmer & Marcie’s Wedding – Del Rio Texas

Swimming in pool / Boy and girl posing by cactus / Grand Canyon / Hoover Dam / Glacier National Park – horseback riding, bears, mountains, lake, ect / Pre-wedding posing in residential front yard / Outdoor wedding / Family dog / More family trip scenes – Deadwood, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & Old Faithful, Family posing […]

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The Edmund D. and Haw Jung Collection – Trip to Dallas and New Orleans (1961)

This home movie from March of 1961 captures scenes of the Jung family’s trip to Dallas and New Orleans. Footage includes shots of the iconic Statler Hilton Hotel, later renamed the Dallas Grand Hotel, and the flagship Neiman Marcus store. In New Orleans, the family visits St. Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square, and Canal Street and […]

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The Father Emil Wesselsky Collection – Trip to Ireland and London (1967)

This home movie captures a trip around Ireland and England in 1967, including stops in Shannon, Blarney, Knock, Athlone, Dublin, and London. The footage focuses mostly on views from the tour bus window and also includes footage of members of the group kissing the Blarney Stone.

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Odessa – July 16, 1964

This footage, from the Alexander Architectural Archives’ Donald Nelson Architectural Records, documents the downtown area of Odessa, specifically buildings and businesses located on North Grant Avenue. Close-ups of the Prosperity Bank building and the Ector County Courthouse’s façade can be seen. The courthouse seen in the video was erected in 1938 and entirely remodeled to […]

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