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[Roy Appleton industrial show interview]

Description: Sound recording of an interview with Roy Appleton about an Industrial show he organized to showcase Denton, Texas to prospective businesses. The recording also includes several vintage Ford automobile advertisements.
Date: 196u
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton Presentation]

Description: Sound recording of a jingle for the "We've Got Go" ad campaign and a radio presentation on the campaign, including an interview with narrator of the campaign, actor Hans Conried.
Date: September 1968
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Phyllis talks about Denton]

Description: Sound recording of Phyllis George, 1971 Miss America, speaking about her hometown of Denton, Texas for part of the Dynamic Denton promotional campaign.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Dynamic Denton

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 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. Screenings of the film, both locally and nation-wide, were accompanied by a musical performance by cast members. The film shows a group of young men and women driving a Volkswagen convertible and stopping in various locations. The footage includes musical performances by North Texas State University Lab Band, choir, The Serenaders, symphony orchestra and symphonic band as well as The Choraliers from Texas Woman's University. Also included is footage of university students in a laboratory, Dr. Pauline Beery Mack (TWU) discussing her work with NASA, Dr. C.L. Littlfield (NTSU) and his work with the Ford Foundation, and a researcher who studies water pollution. The Chamber of Commerce Collection contains multiple copies of this film which had deteriorated causing poor image quality. This print was donated by Joe Camp and has been scanned in high-definition.
Date: 1968
Creator: Camp, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[New York Trip]

Description: This film from Channel 8 television news station in New York documents one of the Denton Chamber of Commerce's promotional trips for the "Dynamic Denton" campaign. The footage includes three unidentified women performing a song about Denton and an interview with Roy Appleton shot at an American Airlines gate.
Date: 1970~
Creator: Channel 8
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[City of Denton Promotional Film]

Description: This promotional film features Phyllis George speaking of the virtues of the City of Denton. The film is primarily composed of still photographs and is set to the music of the musical recording, "Dynamic Denton: In Sound and Music."
Date: 1970~
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Miss America Credits]

Description: Film contains the end credits of the 1971 Miss America Pageant which was televised by NBC. A note on the film indicates that the winner, Phyllis George, has been spliced out.
Date: 1971
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dynamic Denton: Outtakes Part 1]

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

[We 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: 196u
Creator: Camp, Joe & Camp, Joe
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