Vintage Film Reels
Galveston, 1900 - After the Storm
Galveston Fire Dept Old Film Reel Pt1
Galveston Fire Dept Old Film Reel Pt2
Festival Accident, Splash Day
Maceo-Dickinson Line Presents - Galveston 1950s 70s
Galveston, 1900 - After the StormThis footage was shot by an assistant to Thomas Edison in Sept. 1900 in Galveston, Texas. The hurricane that hit Galveston was the worst natural disaster in U.S. history and lead to over 6,000 deaths.
Galveston Fire Dept Old Film Reel Pt1Footage of fires in Galveston Tx circa late 40s, 50s, 60s.
Galveston Fire Dept Old Film Reel Pt2Old footage found on an old film reel from the late 1940s, 50s, and 60s
Festival Accident, Splash DayOn May 8, 1946 Galveston Splash Day was back for the first time since the beginning of WWII. Crowds packed the beach as beautiful women re-enacted scenes from the war on the beach while Tarzan modeled on the beach. In the midst of the celebration the pier collapsed injuring dozens of people.
Maceo-Dickinson Line Presents - Galveston 1950s 70s8MM film shot of Galveston in the 50s, 60s, and 70s.