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Guide to the Ralph I. Gifford Motion Pictures

Northwest Digital Archives

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Title Guide to the Ralph I. Gifford Motion Pictures
Subject Bridges--Oregon. Fishing--Oregon. Indians of North
America--Columbia Plateau. Mountaineering--Search and
rescue operations--Oregon--Hood, Mount. Parks--Oregon. Waterfalls--Columbia
River. City and Town Life Fisheries and
Wildlife Native Americans Parks and
Playgrounds Sports and
Recreation Transportation Oregon Astoria Bend Portland Salem Moving Images
Description The Ralph I. Gifford Motion Pictures consist of The New Oregon Trail, a tourism film photographed by Ralph I. Gifford for the Oregon State Highway Department, and unedited motion film clips of a variety of subjects, including alpine search and rescue. Ralph I. Gifford became the first photographer of the Travel and Information Department of the Oregon State Highway Commission in 1936, a position he held until his death in 1947.
Publisher Oregon State University Libraries,
University Archives
Date circa
1925-1940
Type collection
Identifier http://nwda-db.orbiscascade.org/findaid/ark:/80444/xv14089
Language English
Coverage circa
1925-1940

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