The Mark Stubbs Collection, no. 2 – Lion Cub at the Service Station

In this footage from the Mark Stubbs collection, a group of men and women, including a police officer, gather round at a service center to see a lion cub. In the footage, the gathered people fawn over and pick up the lion cub which seems just as curious about the people as the people are […]

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Workman Family, Zoo, Parade, Filmore Snow

The materials donated by Richard Workman depict the years when he and his brothers, Gerald Jr. and Sam M. (“Mack”), were growing up in Beeville, TX with their parents Gerald M. and Mary McCarty Workman. The films present everyday play scenes, family gatherings, parties, and trips to Mathis, Corpus Christi, and the San Antonio Zoo. […]

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Workman Family, Zoo with Hunters & Joneses, Mack’s 4th Birthday

The materials donated by Richard Workman depict the years when he and his brothers, Gerald Jr. and Sam M. (“Mack”), were growing up in Beeville, TX with their parents Gerald M. and Mary McCarty Workman. The films present everyday play scenes, family gatherings, parties, and trips to Mathis, Corpus Christi, and the San Antonio Zoo. […]

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Bell Family, early 1953

Home movies from the Bell clan offer a great look at family life in 1950s Gatesville. In this footage, the Bells visit friends and family in south Texas. Also included is footage of Governor Allan Shivers at a Texas Guard parade formation and a Gatesville High School six-man football game.

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