D. J. Angus home movies, 1932  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Angus, D. J.
Title
D. J. Angus home movies
Dates
1932 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 DVD
Collection Number
A0208
Summary
The D. J. Angus home movies (1932) consist of films taken on a vacation to the desert Southwest. Angus' footage includes scenes of notable parks and landmarks in Utah, Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico. A native of Wisconsin, Donald James Angus was a self-educated electrical engineer who worked and taught in Indiana and Michigan.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Materials must be used on-site; no use of original material, access copies will be made available for viewing. Five business days advanced notice required. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law, condition of the material, or by donor.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Donald James Angus (1887-1966) was born in Wisconsin. A self-educated electrical engineer, Angus owned the Esterline-Angus Company of Indianapolis, Indiana and worked and taught at Michigan Agricultural College in Lansing, Michigan. Angus traveled throught the Southwest, South, and Mexico and documented his trips in photographs and film.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The D. J. Angus home movies (1932) consist of 16 short films taken on a vacation to the desert Southwest. Angus' footage includes scenes of notable parks and landmarks in Utah, Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the D. J. Angus video collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Multimedia Archivist.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: D. J. Angus video collection A0208. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations:A0208.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Films from desert Southwest trip, 1932Return to Top

Container(s): Disc 1

Container(s) Description Dates
disc
1
video
1
Mesa Verde, Colorado
2
Mesa Verde and Balcony House, Colorado
3
Mesa Verde, Colorado
4
Mesa Verde, Colorado to Aztec, New Mexico
5-6
Chaco Canyon, New Mexico
7
Petrified Forest and Meteor Crater, Arizona
8
Moencopi to Tuba City, Arizona
9
Tuba City, Arizona to Zion Canyon, Utah
10
Zion Canyon, Utah
11
Bryce Canyon, Utah
12
Bryce Canyon, Utah to Lee's Ferry, Arizona
13
Roosevelt Dam, Arizona
14
Roosevelt Dam, Arizona to Frijoles Canyon, New Mexico
15
Frijoles Canyon, New Mexico
16
Taos and Cimmaron, New Mexico

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • National parks and reserves
  • Geographical Names :
  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • New Mexico
  • Utah
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Moving images