Home movie of San Francisco, and of Madison, Wisconsin

Film/Collection name :

Home movie of San Francisco, and of Madison, Wisconsin

Content Description :

Home movie footage from about 1937-1938 including scenes of couples traveling on the "Cast Daylight" train of the Southern Pacific Railroad with footage of scenery, including the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge. Also included are a group of men visiting Treasure Island, the site of the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition. The reel concludes with footage of Madison from 1943. Included are scenes of people on State Street, of the state capitol building, and a couple and a dog walking in a park alongside one of Madison's lakes.

Film/Collection URL :

https://search.library.wisc.edu/catalog/9912159239602121

Archive name :

Wisconsin Center for Film & Theater Research

Archive location state :

Wisconsin

Archive location city :

Madison

Archive URL main :

http://wcftr.commarts.wisc.edu

Archive URL catalog :

http://search.library.wisc.edu

Archive contact email :

askmovies@wisconsinhistory.org

Films:

https://archive.org/details/HomeMovieOfSanFranciscoAndOfMadisonWisconsin