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Copley Library Film Collection

With more than 350 titles comprised mainly of 16- and 35-mm film prints the Copley Library film collection has been donated to SOHO. As soon as funds are available, SOHO plans to transfer the films to a digital format and make them available online. Meanwhile we are planning to hold free outdoor screenings of them at the Marston House, dates to be determined.

The majority of the films are Copley Productions pertaining to San Diego and California, and date from the late 1950s through the mid-1970s. A look at just a few of the titles gives a good indication of the wide array of subject matter the films cover:

1958 News Events
Anza and the Road to California
Up, Up and Away - San Diego Airports
San Diego's Most Important Corner
Firefighters on the Move
San Diego Highlights of 1970
California Gold Rush Country
News Cavalcade of 1962
Helen Copley Interview
Sports Review of 1963
Politics and Youth
Operation Amigo (one of several Spanish language films)

Volume 42 - 2011

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