The University of Texas at Austin
Reel #4, Color-Flood 1936: Buchanan, Marble Falls, Austin Dam, Barton Springs
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Identifier: dv_00089
Title: Reel #4, Color-Flood 1936: Buchanan, Marble Falls, Austin Dam, Barton Springs
Description: Footage of flooding, bridges, waterways and dams. A sign for Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus in Austin on Thursday, October 1st confirms that the the footage is from 1936. Color picture, no sound. Image is pink with slight hints of color. Title is from writing on reel. Label on can [Likely written by 1995 VHS transfer house] reads "Reel #4, 9:25 [Time listed is for 24 fps, film was likely shot at 16 fps], 1936 Flooding on the Colorado River from Buchanan Dam to Austin and Barton Springs".
City: Austin
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1936
Creator: Lower Colorado River Authority
Source: Lower Colorado River Authority Film and Video Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3W96c
Format: Color film
Size: 16mm
Duration: 15 minutes, 27 seconds
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