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Creator:
Soule, Thayer  Search this
Physical description:
reference two video cassettes (1 hour 32 minutes) silent color/b&w 3/4 inch
master two video cassettes (1 hour 32 minutes) silent color/b&w 3/4 inch
master two video reels (1 hour 32 minutes) silent color/b&w one inch
archival original two film reels (3,290 feet) silent color/b&w 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
North America
United States
Nevada
Colorado
Arizona
Date:
1946
Notes:
title from credits (published work) -- archival collection
Supplementary materials: publicity materials, still photographs
Donated by Thayer Soule in 1991
Summary:
Edited film documents travel in the American Southwest. Film focuses on places of interest including Las Vegas, Boulder, Painted Desert, Kingman, the Petrified Forest, and the Grand Canyon. Extensive footage is given to the Grand Canyon and Boulder in particular. Includes footage of city scenes, landscape panoramas, methods of travel, and tourist activities. Film is edited to include older black and white footage used to explain history of the area.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Travelogues (Motion pictures)  Search this
Tourism  Search this
National parks and reserves  Search this
Landscapes  Search this
Nature  Search this
Deserts  Search this
Cities and towns  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1991.20.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0 G:0
See more items in:
Thayer Soule Travel Lecture Film Collection, 1946-1987
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219059