Texas Archive of the Moving Image is loading...

The Arch Campbell Family Films, no. 4 - Texas Open, 1950

Arch Campbell

Silent | 1950

comment
  • Normal
  • Large video
  • Large content
  • Full video
"rtmpconf":{ type:"flv", file:"mp4:2011_00064_480x360.mp4", baseUrl:wgScriptPath + "/extensions/player/", streamServer:'texas-flash.streamguys1.com:443/vod', width:"480", height:"360", config:{ showBrowserControls:false }, poster:"/library/index.php?action=ajax%26rs=importImage%26rsargs[]=The Arch Campbell Family Films, no. 4 - Texas Open, 1950 tn.jpg%26rsargs[]=480", controls:{ _timerStyle:"sides" } }
TAMI Tags
     
    Maps
    Loading Google Maps...
     
    Mark Video Segment:
    begin
    end
    play
    See someone or something you recognize? TAMI Tagging
    Click begin and end to mark the segment you wish
    to tag. Then enter your comment and click on Tag!
    To: tamitags@texasarchive.org
     
    Share this video
    X

    Send E-mail

    Embed

    [Hide]Right click this link, select 'open in new tab', and add to bookmarks:
    In partnership with:
    • About the video
    • Texas Locations
    • Keywords
    This home movie from the Arch Campbell collection captures footage of the 1950 Texas Open Golf Tournament, now known as the Valero Texas Open. The tournament began in 1922 and over the decades has been played at a number of San Antonio area golf courses. The 1950 Texas Open was held February 9-12 and played at two locations - the Brackenridge Park and Ft. Sam Houston Golf Courses (this footage shows the Brackenridge portion). That year's champion was Sam Snead, who won $2,000 for his -19 performance.