[Addison, Texas: Addison Businesses and the Dallas West End Marketplace and Galleria]

Description:

This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Addison, Dallas, and Farmer's Branch, Texas. Footage from Addison includes: an interview with Mayor Richard Beckert; shots of businesses, including restaurants, department stores, and hotels within the city; and Celestial Park. Footage from Dallas includes: musical performances, crowds, and businesses at the old West End Marketplace; Six Flags Over Texas amusement park; Interstate 35-E, and figure skaters in the ice skating rink at the Galleria shopping center. Footage from Farmer’s Branch shows: an interview with Mayor Dave Blair; women meeting at a tea room; and the Historic Park Depot.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Media Library
Collection(s):
Texas Historical Television Footage
Usage:
Total Uses: 156
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Addison
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Farmers Branch
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Addison, Dallas, and Farmer's Branch, Texas. Footage from Addison includes: an interview with Mayor Richard Beckert; shots of businesses, including restaurants, department stores, and hotels within the city; and Celestial Park. Footage from Dallas includes: musical performances, crowds, and businesses at the old West End Marketplace; Six Flags Over Texas amusement park; Interstate 35-E, and figure skaters in the ice skating rink at the Galleria shopping center. Footage from Farmer’s Branch shows: an interview with Mayor Dave Blair; women meeting at a tea room; and the Historic Park Depot.

Note:

Minor video irregularities at 00:00:00 and 00:30:42.
Duplication of 00:30:53 – 00:59:47 with an identical sequence in Volume 2 at 01:23:15 – 01:52:44. Duplication of 00:59:51 – 01:22:27 with identical segment in Volume 2 at 01:00:07 – 01:22:33.
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 (111 min., 50 sec.) : sd., col.

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Keyword(s): television clips | camera crews | tea | West End Marketplace | Six Flags | amusement parks | interstates | Celestial Park | Farmer's Branch Historic Park Depot | Galleria Ice Skating Rink
Added Title: Addison, TX, Volume 1
Partner:
UNT Media Library
Collection:
Texas Historical Television Footage
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth194006
Resource Type: Video
Format: Video
Rights:
Access: Public