[The Tincher Family Collection, No. 5 - Music Festivals and Travel]

Description

This home movie documents John Tincher and friends traveling, attending music festivals, making short-films, and spending time in Dallas. The film begins with Tincher and friends traveling to Indiana and Missouri, with footage of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Gateway Arch, and an American Airlines airplane. The film continues with the friends at a home near Tyler Street in Dallas, Texas with fast motion photography and footage of KRLD buses (2 min., 36 sec). the film continues with the Vietnam Moratorium Day at Winfrey Point on White Rock Lake on October 15, 1969 (4 min., 34 sec.). Footage includes protest ... continued below

Physical Description

1 film (32 min., 20 sec.) : si., col. ; 8 mm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1969-10-15/1970.

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This video is part of the collection entitled: Spotlight on North Texas and was provided by UNT Media Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 17 times , with 12 in the last month . More information about this video can be viewed below.

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  • Tincher, John

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  • Main Title: [The Tincher Family Collection, No. 5 - Music Festivals and Travel]
  • Added Title: A note inside the container reads, "Indianapolis, Moratorium, Truck Fire - Broke, El Centro Jazz, Kings Nug., Clay, Galveston, Lubbock."

Description

This home movie documents John Tincher and friends traveling, attending music festivals, making short-films, and spending time in Dallas. The film begins with Tincher and friends traveling to Indiana and Missouri, with footage of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Gateway Arch, and an American Airlines airplane. The film continues with the friends at a home near Tyler Street in Dallas, Texas with fast motion photography and footage of KRLD buses (2 min., 36 sec). the film continues with the Vietnam Moratorium Day at Winfrey Point on White Rock Lake on October 15, 1969 (4 min., 34 sec.). Footage includes protest signs and performances by unidentified rock bands (05 min., 50 sec.) and the Velvet Underground (8 min., 7 sec.). Musician Sue Morris appears as a singer at 6 min., 28 seconds.The film continues with footage of a B. F. Goodrich Store truck on fire in Oak Cliff (10 min., 34 sec.) and a jazz performance at El Centro College (13 min., 27 sec.). Tincher and friend then create an experimental short film (14 min., 29 sec.). While driving in an unidentified location, Tincher and friends shoot footage of the road and businesses including the White Owl Cafe, the Red Door, and Papa Dad's (18 min., 6 sec.). They then create a short claymation film (18 min., 38 sec - 23 min.) Tincher and friends spend time at the beach in Galveston (23 min.) and then travel to Lubbock, Texas for the Southwest Peace Festival in March 1970 (27 min., 37 sec. - 29 min., 32 sec.). The film concludes with the group shooting footage while driving through downtown Dallas (29 min., 37 sec. - 31 min., 55 sec.) and going to the Dallas Zoo.

Physical Description

1 film (32 min., 20 sec.) : si., col. ; 8 mm.

Notes

This item was digitized by The Texas Archive of the Moving Image as part of an NEH Common Heritage Grant.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2018_01083
  • Accession or Local Control No: 2018_01103_HD
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth1061089

Publication Information

  • Preferred Citation: Spotlight on North Texas Collection, University of North Texas Media Library

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Spotlight on North Texas

Digitized materials from "Spotlight on North Texas," a community history and regional media preservation project, include home movies, television news footage, and photographs that document activities in the state of Texas and beyond. This project was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities Common Heritage grant program.

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  • 1969-10-15/1970

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  • Oct. 4, 2018, 9:55 a.m.

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  • Dec. 20, 2018, 12:35 p.m.

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[The Tincher Family Collection, No. 5 - Music Festivals and Travel], video, 1969-10-15/1970; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1061089/: accessed January 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Media Library.