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Texas College of Mines, Part II (c. 1945)

C.L. Sonnichsen Special Collections Department, University of Texas at El Paso Library

Silent | c. 1945

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  •  Female drumline 
  •  A special guest, actress Jeanette MacDonald, arrives by train and is greeted by TCM drum majors 
  •  Kidd Field 
  •  The band comes on field to raise the Texas flag  
  •  The coin toss officially begins the game 
  •  TCM Cheerleaders 
  •  An American flag parachutes down into the stadium 
  •  The halftime show 
  •  The drum majors put on a twirling performance 
  •  A snowball fight on campus 
  •  Ladies build a snowwoman dressed in a fur coat 
  •  The track and field team 
  •  Graduation 
  •  Sunset at TCM 
 
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This footage, shot for a documentary produced by Bell Telephone circa 1945, captures scenes of campus life at Texas College of Mines and Metallurgy, now known as the University of Texas at El Paso. Images of a football game at Kidd Field, the marching band at halftime, the drum majors performing a twirling routine, the track and field team, and graduation day are included.
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