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Other No. 205-009
Object Name Digital Video File
Scope & Content Palm Springs Historical Society Films
American Oasis - The Palm Springs Experience B/W
America's Desert Oasis - 1956 Color
Desert Circus Parade - 1958 Raw Footage

Shows village shops, canyons and date groves.

The following videos are split out from the main video:
205-009-01 - Americas Desert Oasis 1956 Color
205-009-02 - Desert Circus Parade 1958 Raw Footage
Shows Bign Crosby and wife, horses, Esther Willimas, Phil Harris, vintage cars, model T's, model A's and salute to Texas.

205-009-03 - American Oasis - The Palm Springs Experience in B&W
Shows reference to John McCallum, canyons, tram ride, tennis Kirk Douglas, the Desert Musuem, spa, library, Carlo's Del, hot air balloon, Palm Canyon, riders, chuckwagon, Tennis Club swimming pool, Racquet Club (in color), shops, Bullocks, Robinsons, Thunderbird Tamarisk Country Club, ChiChi, Tramway (B&W), parades (color)
There is another version of this film taken from the actual film but there is no sound but it is color. Perhaps the film could be restored if important. This video is 205-009-03 (from film but no sound).mp4

Shows the Desert Circus Parade of 1939

Recording length is 61 minutes.

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Object ID 2012.10.009
Collection MISCELLANEOUS VIDEO RECORDINGS