[Addison, Texas: Addison Center Theatre and Farmer's Branch Folk Festival]

Description:

This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in the cities of Addison, Dallas, and Farmer's Branch in Dallas County, Texas. Footage from Addison includes: shots of hotels, restaurants, and businesses within the city; Noell Service and Supply Co. Cotton Gin and Feed Mill; Celestial Park; and the modern architecture of Addison Center Theatre. Footage from Dallas includes: musical performances, crowds, and businesses at the West End Marketplace; Six Flags Over Texas amusement park; Interstate 35-E; ice skaters at the ice skating rink at the Galleria shopping center; and shops within the Galleria. Footage from Farmer’s Branch captures the Farmer’s Branch Folk Festival with: songs and musical performances; historical reenactments of tradesmen and the 9th Texas Inf. Co. F Southern Volunteers of the Civil War; old method of loading firearms; and outdoor cooking.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Media Library
Collection(s):
Texas Historical Television Footage
Usage:
Total Uses: 97
Past 30 days: 0
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 the cities of Addison, Dallas, and Farmer's Branch in Dallas County, Texas. Footage from Addison includes: shots of hotels, restaurants, and businesses within the city; Noell Service and Supply Co. Cotton Gin and Feed Mill; Celestial Park; and the modern architecture of Addison Center Theatre. Footage from Dallas includes: musical performances, crowds, and businesses at the West End Marketplace; Six Flags Over Texas amusement park; Interstate 35-E; ice skaters at the ice skating rink at the Galleria shopping center; and shops within the Galleria. Footage from Farmer’s Branch captures the Farmer’s Branch Folk Festival with: songs and musical performances; historical reenactments of tradesmen and the 9th Texas Inf. Co. F Southern Volunteers of the Civil War; old method of loading firearms; and outdoor cooking.

Note:

Minor skipping throughout and video interruption at 01:22:37.
Duplication of 01:00:07 – 01:22:33 with an identical sequence in Volume 1 at 00:59:51 – 01:22:27. Duplication of 01:23:15 – 01:52:44 with identical segment in Volume 1 at. 00:30:53 – 00:59:47.
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 (112 min., 24 sec.) : sd., col.

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Keyword(s): television clips | camera crews | Addison Theatre Center | West End Marketplace | Celestial Park | Farmer's Branch Folk Festival | historical reenactments | outdoor cooking | songs | Six Flags | amusement parks | interstates | Galleria Ice Skating Rink | ice skating | Ninth Texas Infantry Company F Southern Volunteers of the Civil War
Added Title: Addison, TX, Volume 2
Partner:
UNT Media Library
Collection:
Texas Historical Television Footage
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth194007
Resource Type: Video
Format: Video
Rights:
Access: Public