Colorado River scrap

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Title Colorado River scrap
Alternative Title A0938_OLTapp_06_ColoradoRiver_Scrap
Creator Tapp, O. L. (Orland Lavell), 1909-1964
Publisher Published by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960
Spatial Coverage Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.); Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico); Utah
Subject Home movies; Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.); Boats and boating--Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico); Rivers--Recreational use--Utah
Keywords Rivers; Canyons; Boats and boating; Deserts; Landforms; SOCOTWA
Description Film (21 minutes, 58 seconds) includes footage of scenes along the Colorado River during various river trips. Includes views of Escalante statue, groups of young passengers in a mud bath; Indian ruins in Lake Canyon; hike up Hole-in-the-Rock; petroglyphs; Bert Loper's cabin; swimming in the river; campsite scenes; running rapids. In middle, there is a sequence of a group sitting outside an LDS ward house prior to loading bus to go on a river trip. The trips were probably all connected with the SOCOTWA program, an outdoor program for LDS youth based in South Cottonwood Ward, Salt Lake County.
Collection Number and Name A0938 Orland L. "Brig" Tapp independent film collection
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
Extent 21:58
Rights Holder For further information please contact Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah at or (801)581-8863 or 295 South 1500 East, 4th Floor, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
Metadata Cataloger Jessica Breiman; Ken Rockwell
Conversion Specifications Digitized from 16mm film to MOV file master. Converted by FFmpeg to MP4 streaming format by J.Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s65f2fxs
Collection Name OL Tapp independent films
Setname uum_avac
Date Created 2017-05-03
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 1248397
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