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Reel #1, Marshall Ford Dedication, Ground Breaking
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Identifier: dv_00086
Title: Reel #1, Marshall Ford Dedication, Ground Breaking
Description: Footage of construction, tour and groundbreaking ceremony for Marshall Ford dam. Contains images of Harold L. Ickes and Alan J. Wirtz, and is likely to contain images of LCRA members. Black and white picture, no sound. Label on film reads "Roll 2-#1". Writing on leader reads "Marshall Ford Dedication 4:19 Ground Breaking", followed by printed leader reading "Agfa 1937". Label on can [likely written by 1995 transfer house] reads "Reel #1, 4:19 [time listed is 24 fps, film was likely shot at 16 fps], 1937 Buchanan Dam Construction, VIP Tour of Buchanan Dam, Inks Dam Construction, Ground Breaking Ceremony at Marshall Ford".
County: Travis
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1937
Creator: Lower Colorado River Authority
Source: Lower Colorado River Authority Film and Video Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3W96c
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
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