[Abilene, Texas: Downtown Abilene and the Ranch Rodeo]

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. Includes the following scenes: cowboy boots, boot making, and repeated takes of television host speaking in front of James Leddy Boot Shop; exterior of the Grace Cultural Center; exterior and interior of the Paramount Theatre; cowboys roping cattle at the Ranch Rodeo; campfire songs; outdoor cooking; and the camera crew recording voice-overs in a hotel room.

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: 473
Past 30 days: 16
Yesterday: 0
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. Includes the following scenes: cowboy boots, boot making, and repeated takes of television host speaking in front of James Leddy Boot Shop; exterior of the Grace Cultural Center; exterior and interior of the Paramount Theatre; cowboys roping cattle at the Ranch Rodeo; campfire songs; outdoor cooking; and the camera crew recording voice-overs in a hotel room.

Note:

Test pattern 00:00:00 - 00:02:33. Audio and video cut out at 01:28:13 and 01:43:20.
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 (105 min., 39 sec.) : sd., col.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): television clips | camera crews | boot making | songs | rodeos
Added Title: Abilene, TX, Volume 2
Partner:
UNT Media Library
Collection:
Texas Historical Television Footage
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth194005
Resource Type: Video
Format: Video
Rights:
Access: Public