[Abilene, Texas: West Texas Fair and James Leddy Boots]

Description:

This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Abilene, Texas. The footage includes a female television host addressing the camera in multiple takes of narration, as well as audio of the camera crew. Events and sites covered are: the West Texas Fair’s Rodeo Parade; dancing; and the news anchor getting fitted with boots from a local boot maker named James Leddy.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Media Library
Collection(s):
Texas Historical Television Footage
Usage:
Total Uses: 478
Past 30 days: 32
Yesterday: 2
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Abilene, Texas. The footage includes a female television host addressing the camera in multiple takes of narration, as well as audio of the camera crew. Events and sites covered are: the West Texas Fair’s Rodeo Parade; dancing; and the news anchor getting fitted with boots from a local boot maker named James Leddy.

Note:

Test noise from 00:00:00 - 00:00:18. Test screen at 00:29:24, followed by audio irregularities through 00:52:30.
The program for which the films of the Texas Historical Television Footage collection were shot is not accessible, but the nature of the collection’s footage suggests it was intended for a public television show.

Physical Description:

1 video (59 min., 26 sec.) : sd., col.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): television clips | camera crews | boot making | rodeos | songs
Added Title: Abilene, TX, Volume 1
Partner:
UNT Media Library
Collection:
Texas Historical Television Footage
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth194004
Resource Type: Video
Format: Video
Rights:
Access: Public