A Guide to the Film Footage of the State of Virginia, 1980s-2003 Film Footage of the State of Virginia Ms2010-024

Film Footage of the State of Virginia, 1980s-2003

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2010-034


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Processed by: Kira A. Dietz, Acquisitions and Processing Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2010-024
Title
Film Footage of the State of Virginia, 1980s-2003
Physical Characteristics
2 boxes; 2.8 cu. ft.
Creator
The Learning Network, Inc.
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains 35 Betacam tapes (also available on 9 DVDs) of raw video footage featuring locations throughout Virginia, including Williamsburg, Richmond, Lake Prince, and Alexandria.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Film Footage of the State of Virginia must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Film Footage of the State of Virginia, Ms2010-024, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Film Footage of the State of Virginia was purchased by Special Collections in 2010.

Alternate Form Available

DVD master and use copies are available in Box 1 of the collection.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Film Footage of the State of Virginia was completed in May 2010.


Scope and Content

This collection contains 35 Betacam tapes (also available on 9 DVDs) of raw video footage featuring locations throughout Virginia, including Williamsburg, Richmond, Lake Prince, and Alexandria. The film was shot over several years, during the 1980s, 1990s, and up through 2003. This is raw footage and contains no audio. Wherever possible, details of what was filmed is available in the "Contents List" of the finding aid.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Unedited footage

Contents List

Box 1 & 1a
Arlington, Lake Prince, Prince William, Shenandoah Valley, State of Virginia, Westminster-Canterbury, and Williamsburg footage, DVDs 1-9 (2 Copies-Master and Use).
Box 1
Lake Prince, Virginia, Tapes 1-4, 2003.
Box 1
Prince William, Virginia, Tapes 1-9.
Scope and Content

Tape 1: Arlington Cemetery

Changing of the Guard; Tome of Unknown Soldiers; USS Maine Masthead; Nurses Memorial; Robert Kennedy; JFK & the Eternal Flame; Views of Washington, D.C.

Tape 2

Eternal Flame & JFK; Robert Kennedy; View of Washington, D.C.; Arlington House; Interview with Agnes Mullen; Portrait of Robert E. Lee; Interior and Exterior of Arlington House; Theodore Roosevelt Island; Skyscraper Views; Roosevelt Statue and Fountains

Tape 3

Theodore Roosevelt Island; Joggers; Biker; Pentagon; Washington Monument; Volleyball Game; Interview with William Newman; Metro; Busy Highway; Interview with Jacqueline Herijeau

Tape 4

Fashion Center at Pentagon City; Rockin Trolls Entertainment; Food Court; Ethnic Restaurants; People Dining

Tape 5

Navy & Marine Memorial; View across the Potomac of Washington Monument; Memorial Bridge and Kennedy Center; Jefferson Memorial; Joggers; Iwo Jima and tourists; Netherlands Carillion Bell Tower

Tape 6

Manassas Museum; Train Station; Dolls and Toys at Museum of Antique Cars; Manassas Battlefield; Stonewall Jackson; Cannons

Tape 7

Tourists; Manassas View of Hill; Interview with Doug Harvey; Museum Exterior; Streets; Potomac Mills

Tape 8

Potomac Mills; Interview with Lynne Mitchell

Tape 9

Weems-Botts Museum; Forest Park; Quantico; Occoquan; Interview with Mark Mosley

Box 1
Shenandoah Valley and Westminster-Canterbury, Virginia, Tapes 1-4, 1998.
Box 1
Virginia, Tapes 1-5, 1992.
Scope and Content

Tape 1

Fredericksburg; Sunken Road; Stonewall National Cemetery; 1st Standup VA; 2nd Standup Chatham Manor; B-roll

Tape 2

B-roll Chatham Manor; Rising Sun Tavern; Standups and Wench Interview; Kenmore B-roll; Mary Washington House

Tape 3

Monument Row; Museum of the Confederacy; White House of the Confederacy; Tredegar; Standups on River

Tape 4

James River standup; River Rafting; City Skyline; Battle Re-enactment

Tape 5

Appamattox; Standup at McClean's; McClean's B-roll; Surrender's Triangle; Courthouse; Hall of Valor Standups and B-roll

Box 2
Virginia, Tapes 1-13, 1999.
Box 2
Westminster-Canterbury, Virginia, Tapes 1-5.
Scope and Content

Tapes 1-3 contains standups.

Box 2
Westminster-Canterbury, Virginia, Tapes 2-5, 2003.
Box 2
Williamsburg Landing, Virginia, Tapes 1-3.