3 Copies of This Film
1) 2167.0006_F8
Film; 8 mm film; [200 ft.]; Silent; b&w
2) 2167.0006-.0009_BSP
BetaCam; 52:24; Silent; b&w and color
3) 2167.0006-.0009_DVD
DVD; 51:24; Silent; b&w and color
Fort Sill horses--King Family--home movies. Reel 6
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1939 – 1941

Credit: King Family Collection, Northeast Historic Film.

Can Descriptions
On can: "Ft. Sill Scenes. 1940 Spring Hunter Trials. Color."
Viewing Notes
b&w, men lifting an artillery shell with a winch. Cannon points into sky. They fire the shell. Cannon framed very low, lots of sky. Various views of cannon firing. Explosions in the distance, arc of various guns being fired with hillside beyond. Dog panting, lying in dirt. Dog in ditch. Men with cannon, most wearing helmets. Man with eye to eyepiece, they load and fire. Various views. View across grass from a low angle. Horse jumping (hunter trials). Golf, slow. Path through grass, dog running and horse cantering and jumping alongside. Dog stops on jump. Deer leap across field, then stand in clearing. Deer CU. Mules in stream. Snow: Dog pulling sled (emulsion damage). Woman on flexible flyer sled, dog running beside. Sled runs, several people including one standing who falls off. Wrestling in snow. POV from sled looking back with another sled coming along, man and woman smiling. Man on skis wearing ear muffs, he falls. Woman walks in snow, smiles at camera. Stream in snow. Military plane with two men by front. Man in hat and jacket and two women by tail. Plane takes off. Herd of deer. Horse cart. Cavalry officer and horse by car. Men in jodhpurs and horses standing around. Man has a silver bowl under his arm. Viewing stand, women in skirts with their legs crossed. Riders parade by. Jumping event, a race. After event, rider in hardhat and goggles. Parade of riders, then race around track, slow motion. Rider carrying saddle. Riders with viewers in foreground. Race. Jumping in wooded area. Polo, briefly. Viewers (dark). Men in hats, cars in background. People with cups. Man lights cigarette. Men dancing, but difficult to see as it is in shade. Picnicing and dancing. Sign, Adams Bar, hand drawn. People standing in shade being social.
Compiled black-and-white home movies from Fort Sill, Oklahoma, including scenes of military exercises, horse trials, hunting, and other sporting and social events.
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