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[Postal Workers’ Washington DC Protest]

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Film Identifier: F.2011-01-0047
Run Time
0h 7m 31s
Format
Super-8mm
Color
Color
Sound
Silent
Date Produced
circa 1937
Abstract
Home movie of a winter sport & theatrics event at Chicago’s Soldier Field. Footage shows competitive skiers going down an extremely high jump. Cars are also shown racing through frames of fire.
Description
The footage features a towering ski slope and snowy hill dotted with people. Masses of people are portrayed in the stands and the Field Museum is pictured in the background-beyond the northern perimeter of the stadium.
Related Place
Chicago (represents)