1940s

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Zimmerman's Flying Wing
This film documents the development of Chance Vought Aircraft's "Flying Pancake"
Yount-Manion Films - Horse-Drawn Carriage Ride
Home movie scenes of the Yount-Manion family on a horse-drawn carriage
Yount-Manion Films - Mildred’s Departure (1939)
Home movie scenes of the Beaumont Santa Fe depot during the 1940s
Workman Family, No. 2 1948 Ranch, McAllen, Filmore St.
Home movie footage of the Workman boys playing outside their home, as well as Gerald Workman on horseback
Workman Family, No. 1 1948- Parade, Zoo
Home movie scenes of family gatherings, the Bee County Rodeo parade, and the family visiting the San Anto...
Vera and Will Minter Family Films - Farming and Fun in the Barracks (1945)
Home movie footage of a farm and soldiers’ barracks
U.S. and Mexico Sign Treaty for Mutual Use of Rivers’ Waters (1944)
Footage of the signing of the Water Treaty of 1944
Two Guys from Texas Original Trailer (1948)
Theatrical trailer for a musical comedy with a cameo by Bugs Bunny
The Witt Springer Collection, no. 2 - Wartime, 1942
Home movie made up several moving image portraits of family members
The Underwood Family Collection, no. 2 - West Texas Compress and Warehouse Company
Footage of the West Texas Compress and Warehouse Co.’s employees, property, new warehouse construction, a...
The Texas Experience - Tom Landry Presents Dorie Miller
Tom Landry tells the story Navy Messman Doris "Dorie" Miller's heroic actions during the Japanese attack ...
The Texas Experience - Sally Ride Presents the Urbanization of Texas
Astronaut Sally Ride discusses World War II industrialization and the resulting post-war urbanization of ...
The Tarrant County Black Historical and Genealogical Society Collection - Senior Prom (1947)
Home movie footage of a dance and barbershop quartet performance at I.M. Terrell High School in Fort Worth
The Stroud Collection - Texan Theatre, no. 15 - U.S. Army Pilots
Footage of a U.S. Army Pilot Program event, possibly a graduation ceremony
The Stephens Family - Sweetwater Air Show (1945)
Home movie from July 1945 of an planes flying in formation during an air show in West Texas
The Stephens Family - Battleship Texas and Old Stone Fort (1949)
Home movie from 1949 of a family vacation to the Gulf Coast and East Texas
The Society of Folk Dance Historians, no. 4 - National Parks, Native Americans in Parade
Footage of canyon scenery at Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks in Utah, as well as Native Americans in...
The Richard Eisenhour Collection, no. 16 - Hurricane in Galveston (1941)
Home movie capturing the passage and aftermath of a category 3 hurricane over Galveston Island
The Ravel Films, no. 4 - Rita Faces Life and Discovers Afikomen (1946)
Home movie scenes of baby Rita where she first "Faces Life" then "Discovers Afikomen"
The Raiford H. Burton Collection, no. 4 - Camp Mystic
Home movie scenes of Bettie Burton and friends participating in outdoor activities at home and at Camp My...
The Raiford H. Burton Collection, no. 5 - Outdoor Fun (1945-50)
Home movie scenes of the Burtons enjoying the outdoors
The Raiford H. Burton Collection, no. 2 - Texas Centennial and WWII Scrap Metal Drive (1930-43)
Home movie footage of the Burton family, the Texas Centennial Exposition, and a WWII scrap metal drive
The R. G. LeTourneau Archives - Land Battleship (1942)
Demonstration of an experimental machine developed by R. G. LeTourneau, Inc.
The Porter Click Family, no. 6 - San Antonio Workers, Coast, and Ft. Sam
Home movie scenes of workers in San Antonio, a beach trip, and Ft. Sam Houston
The Porter Click Family, no. 9 - US Army Deep in Snow
Home movie scenes of the U.S. Army during World War II in the snow
The Porter Click Family, no. 8 - WWII Soldiers, Ships, and Aircraft (1942)
Home movie captures scenes of varied ships and aircraft used during WWII
The Porter Click Family, no. 3 - Family Home Scenes (1942)
Home movie scenes of the Click family spending time together in the yard
The Porter Click Family, no. 4 - Fort Sam Post Chapel and Maneuvers (1942)
Home movie scenes of WWII soldiers at Fort Sam and on maneuvers in Wisconsin in 1942
The Porter Click Family, no. 1 - Battle of Flowers Parade (1941)
Home movie scenes of the Battle of Flowers Parade in downtown San Antonio in 1941
The Peter Pauls Stewart Collection - Life with Elizabeth
1940s home movie of a young Dallas couple’s life with their daughter throughout her early years
The Peggy Shiman Collection, no. 2 - Family Life and Travels, c. 1940s
Home movie footage of travels through Texas in the 1940s
The Peggy Shiman Collection, no. 1 - San Antonio, c. 1940s
Home movie footage of sites around San Antonio
The Palin Bree Collection, no. 6 - Road Trip Through the American West
Scenic home movie footage of a family road trip through the western United States.
The Palin Bree Collection, no. 5 - Girl Scout Picnic
Home movie scenes of high-spirited Girl Scouts enjoying a cookout and family life.
The Palin Bree Collection, no. 4
Home movie scenes of family members sporting an attractive array of clothing, hats, hairstyles, and autom...
The Palin Bree Collection, no. 2 - Halloween Celebrations
Home movie scenes of school-age children celebrate the Halloween season.
The Palin Bree Collection, No. 12 - Frog is on the Menu
Home movie scenes of Valentine’s Day, horseback riding, gatherings for outdoor meals, and a leisurely str...
The Ortiz Family - “Our Service Men ‘43” (1943)
Home movie scenes from 1943 featuring armed services men in the Oritz family
The Ortiz Family - Plaza de Toros de Ciudad Juárez (1942)
A bullfight at Plaza de Toros de Ciudad Juárez
The Ortiz Family - Farmers Milling Crops, Golf Game (1943)
Scenes of farmers loading grain into a mill and a golf game