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[Murchison Performing Center-opening gala]

Description: Video footage of the One O'Clock Lab band, wind symphony with grand chorus, and symphony orchestra with grand chorus performing at the Murchison Performing Arts Center opening gala. The video ends with a fireworks display.
Date: February 20, 1999
Creator: Center for Media Production
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Physics and accounting inverview]

Description: Video footage of interviews conducted with an alumnus of the University of North Texas's school of business and accounting as well as a professor of Physics about their experiences at the university.
Date: January 22, 1994
Creator: Center for Media Production
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Centennial Celebration play]

Description: Video footage of a play on the square in Denton, Texas commemorating the founding of the Texas Normal College and Teacher Training Institute which has since become the University of North Texas.
Date: September 15, 1990
Creator: Center for Media Production
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[President Hurley's Time Capsule Address]

Description: Video recording of President Hurley's address to the future chancellor of the University of North Texas. This video footage was included in the UNT time capsule buried on campus in 1988 to commemorate the University's final name change from North Texas State University. The time capsule was opened on its scheduled date in 2015.
Date: 1988
Creator: University of North Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Miss America Phyllis George Greets Crowds]

Description: This home movie includes footage of recently crowned Miss America Phyllis George greeting people and posing for photographs .
Date: 1971~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Compilation Reel, No. 1]

Description: This compilation film reel begins with an animated commercial for Jolly Green Giant golden corn Niblets. The second segment includes Texas Lieutenant Governor Ben Barnes at a ribbon cutting reception at an unknown location in Denton, Texas. The third segment features recently crowned Miss America Phyllis George greeting people.
Date: 1971~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[1971 Chamber of Commerce Reception]

Description: Home movie footage of a 1971 Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The precise date of this banquet is unknown because the item was labeled as July 28, 1971, but appears to have been shot the same day as two other reels which are labeled March 25, 1971.
Date: 1971
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 2]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge presiding in court and being greeted by several prominent state and national politicians. Judge Hughes is presented with a gavel and personally congratulated by Vice President Johnson.
Date: October 5, 1961
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bank Day]

Description: This home movie documents an unknown event in the city of Denton. It appears that there was a contest to win $300. Seen in the footage are crowds of people on the Denton County Courthouse lawn and businesses of downtown Denton, Texas as well as cars with signage advertising a rodeo in Ponder, Texaco gas, and the Jinx Show Plaza.
Date: 1940
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[We've Got Go]

Description: This film, referred to within the Denton Chamber of Commerce Collection as both "Dynamic Denton" and "We've Got Go," is the product of a promotional campaign organized by the Denton Chamber of Commerce. The film was made to show to industrial business prospects, service clubs, and other local organizations. Production began in February 1968 and continued in locations around Denton until late April 1968. The soundtrack to the film is the 1967 promotional LP produced by the Chamber of Commerce, "Dynamic Denton in Sound and Music." The film was shown to the Chamber of Commerce in the spring of 1968 and had its local debut at the Campus Theater in August 1968. Also included is footage of university students in a laboratory, Dr. Pauline Beery Mack (TWU) discussing her work with NASA, Dr. C.L. Littlefield (NTSU) and his work with the Ford Foundation, and a researcher who studies water pollution.
Date: 1969~
Creator: Camp, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 1]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge in her chambers, greeting other members of the court, and a brief interview about the judge's involvement with political campaigns.
Date: October 5, 1961
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Item 2: World War I (4)

Description: This is the 2nd of 5 reels in the US Army Signal Corp produced film, "America Goes Over," documenting the activities of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. The film was produced in 1918 and this print was likely produced ca. 1927. The footage begins with American troops marching through rainy streets in France, then taking wagons on French roads and gearing up for the Meuse-Argonne Offensive. The footage then shows American guns firing the first shots of the 47-day Meuse-Argonne battle, an artillery observer being launched into the air in a balloon with an early radio, then being shot down by planes and parachuting to safety while anti-aircraft guns shoot at the plane with the balloon bursting into flames afterward. The battle scenes include early night-time battle footage, artillery fire, a Renault FT-17 Tank, and various troop movement. As the troops move into the Argonne Forest the footage shows various small conflicts, the assessment of a wounded soldier, dead lying in the fields, and villages in ruins. The footage also features Generals Foch and Pershing giving an update, troops in downtime, prisoners marching, Pershing pinning medals on American troops, troops playing with a lion cub, milking a goat, dressing as women and dancing, and gambling entertainment.
Date: 1927
Creator: US Army Signal Corp
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Item 4B: Kentucky Derby footage]

Description: Home movie footage of the Kentucky Derby and a party after the race where a musical group is entertaining.
Date: 19uu
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dynamic Denton: Outtakes Part 2]

Description: This film includes outtakes from the Denton Chamber of Commerce produced promotional film "We Got Go" or "Dynamic Denton" and a promotional feature for the ICEE company directed by Joe Camp, "There's Gold in Them Thar Chills." Both films feature Phyllis George.
Date: 1968
Creator: Camp, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Item 5: World War I (3)

Description: This film is the 3rd of 5 reels in the US Army Signal Corp produced film, "America Goes Over," documenting the activities of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. The film was produced in 1918 and this print was likely produced ca. 1927. The footage opens with radio operators working in the trenches, various scenes of battle planning, artillery firing, wounded soldiers being removed from a battlefield and the dead left behind. The film then moves to the American forces move toward Soissons, crossing the Marne, and taking Chateau Thierry. The American troops are seen eating, washing, getting haircuts, and welcoming more troops and supplies from ships from the United States. Footage shows the city of supplies at Gievres, an industrial cooking demonstration, and General Pershing writing commands. The film then moves into the opening of the Saint-Mihiel Offensive of 12 Sep 1918 with many artillery scenes, Renault tanks, soldiers cutting barbed wire at dawn, and troops running out of bunkers to fight. An airplane dogfight is captured on film from this battle, ending with the German pilot being shot down and taken prisoner. Troops are then shown digging in Howitzers, crossing enemy lines, surveying the German dead, helping wounded American troops off the field, resting, then going back the next day. In the German fortifications they find a dog used for sending messages. Troops are seen eating, feeding villagers, and marching German prisoners through the streets. The footage then moves to show the American and Australian troops marching through the Hindenburg line together. The footage ends showing the St. Quentin Canal Tunnel, and King Albert and Queen Elisabeth of Belgium watch the American troops marching.
Date: 1927
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Item 4A: Film Reel: Debutantes, Constance Owsley, 1947]

Description: Film of the Debutantes ball of 1947-48, held at the Idlewild Club of Dallas. The footage features young women in ball gowns being escorted around the room by men in tuxedos and dancing, as well as a still photo of the 7 debutantes and their escorts Constance Owsley is featured 7th in line at 05:40.
Date: 1947
Creator: Curry, Robert M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Honoring Our Heritage and other Denton Chamber of Commerce Productions]

Description: This video contains four segments that concern the Denton Chamber of Commerce. The first segment, "Honoring Our Heritage," covers the history of the Chamber of Commerce. The story is presented by an actor portraying A.C. Owsley (President, 1909-1913). The production includes interviews with past Chamber of Commerce Presidents (in order of appearance) Tom Harpool, Jr. (1953), R.L. Selby, Jr. (1958), Marvin Ramey (1957), Bill Utter (1959), John Moellinger (1974), Roy Appleton, Jr. (1961), Fred W. Patterson (1979), Bob Crouch (1984), and Barbara Russell (1991). The second segment (beginning at 00:12:52) contains footage of unidentified men and women at what appears to be a reception. The third segment (beginning at 00:14:21) is news footage by reporter Mike Anderson (ca. 1996) about pollution in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex and actions taken by the North Texas Clean Air Coalition, Sammons Communication, and the Denton Chamber of Commerce to help Denton meet its air quality goals. An unidentified woman and Chamber of Commerce representative Chuck Patterson are interviewed. The fourth segment (beginning at 00:18:49) features an unidentified woman paying tribute to Chamber of Commerce volunteer James Wood of Lake Dallas Flowers and Balloons.
Date: 1992
Creator: Sammons Communications
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton County Fair]

Description: This home movie appears to document the 1938 Denton County Fair. The footage includes a horse show, a Boy Scouts exhibit, and various businesses including H.L. Peterson, Allis - Chalmers Tractors, J.L. Myers and Sons Contractors, the Legion Auxiliary, and Aristocrat Ice Cream.
Date: 1938
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Easter Egg Hunt]

Description: This home movie includes footage of an Easter celebration and Easter egg hunt. Additional footage appears to show the North Texas State Teachers College campus.
Date: 1940~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Item 10: Owsley family home movie footage]

Description: Home movie footage of children posing in front of landmarks in Chicago's Lincoln Park, including the John Peter Altgeld Monument, the Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Monument, and the Elks National Memorial Headquarters building.
Date: [1920..1929]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ben Barnes Reception, No. 1]

Description: This home movie includes Texas Lieutenant Governor Ben Barnes attending an unknown event in Denton, Texas. Footage includes Barnes being filmed by an unknown cameraman in front of a KDNT car.
Date: 1971~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Creeks Before Planting]

Description: This home movie footage includes homes and what appear to be canals in an unknown location.
Date: 1959~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections