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[Aerial views of Jonestown, Jim and Marceline Jones visiting Jonestown]
Peoples Temple
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California Historical Society
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Amateur movie recording an early visit of Jim and Marceline Jones to Jonestown, including footage of their arrival and of Jonestown residents promoting the settlement. Includes aerial views of Georgetown and Jonestown. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown.
moving image
Super 8mm film
1 Reel of 1
MS 3800; Film reel 3
Peoples Temple
Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission
Jones, Jim, 1931-1978
Jonestown (Guyana)
California Historical Society
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