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Moving Image / Jimmy Sedgwick, Madera County Civil War Veteran

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Title
Jimmy Sedgwick, Madera County Civil War Veteran
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1939/1940
Contributing Institution
Madera County Library, California History and Family Research Room
Collection
California Revealed from Madera County Library, California History and Family Research Room
Rights Information
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
This film begins with the 1939 San Francisco Exposition, then to filming the construction of the Friant Dam. This is followed by extensive footage of James "Jimmy" Sedgwick, who at the time of his death in 1940 was the only Civil War Veteran living in Madera County. The film also includes several clips of families and areas within Madera County.
Type
moving image
Format
Original
Black and White
Silent
Film: 16mm
Extent
1 Reel of 1
Identifier
https://archive.org/details/cma_000072
Language
English
Subject
Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.)
U. S. Military
Place
Madera County (Calif.)
Provenance
Madera County Library, California History and Family Research Room
The California Revealed Project is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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