13185_7560_history10.mov

13185_7560_history10

Bird's-eye view clips from Official U.S. Navy films of Vietnam war aircrafts and explosions. The aircrafts featured include A-4 Skyhawk and the F-4 Phantom from the aircraft carrier, USS Kitty Hawk. Explosions hit military targets. In the next newsreel, a series of ten tornados wipe out hundreds of homes in Minnesota. A bird's-eye view reveals dilapidated homes, farms, and buildings. The next newsreel covers Elvis Presley and Priscilla Beaulieu's wedding in Las Vegas. The newlywed couple stands in front of a six tier cake. CU Elvis kisses Priscilla's cheek as she admires her diamond ring. In the next newsreel, head coach, Bear Bryant, directs players of the Alabama Crimson Tide Football team of the University of Alabama as they practice in a football field. CU of Andrew Pernell, one of three African American players on the newly desegregated team. 

1960s
Subjects: 
B&W
Not Explicit