Gold panning and irrigation in Colorado, United States. Miner in Leadville or Cripple Creek picks out nugget from shallow gold mining pan. Large dam at a river to store water for irrigation, collected from snowmelt. Mountains in the background. Farmer irrigates orchard from the reservoirs filled with melting snow.
Rocky mountains in the United States. Riders and pack horses move on steep trail. Train passes through topographic model of Royal Gorge and surrounding mountains. Animation map depicts the places like Royal Gorge of Arkansas river Leadville,Pikes Peak,Garden of the Gods,Foothills,Denver,Colorado Springs and Canyon City. Track suspended from canyon sides. Train moves under a tunnel. Smoke comes from a chimney. View of huge rocks. Mountains in the background.
Approximately 20 contestants, dressed in white, are seen at horseshoe pitching lanes in a fenced enclosure. Spectators are seated in bleachers nearby. A stray dog wanders in the foreground. View of the spectators (mostly men). View of a shoe landing as a ringer. View from the pins as a contestant throws five shoes at four pins. One shoe appears to have landed closed against the first pin. The remaining four are all ringers. In a complete change of scene, Ted Allen, wearing a sweater emblazoned with his name and title: "World's Champion," gives a demonstration. He throws four ringers at one pin, while an intrepid assistant leans over, with his hand atop the pin, confident that he won't be hit by one of the horseshoes. Final view is a closeup of Ted Allen posing with his face framed by a horseshoe. (Note: Ted Allen was born in Kansas. His family moved to Colorado in 1922; to Oregon in 1932; to California in 1933; and finally back to Colorado, in 1936.)
View of the Colorado State Capitol building in Denver Colorado from across a large expansive square. Slates describe ability to view mountain ranges clearly from Downtown Denver, a former mining supply camp. View of the Mountains ranges of Colorado, rocky and snow-covered.
Landscapes in the United States. Rock formations at the Garden of the Gods near Colorado Springs. Eroded rocks the Cathedral Spires. Trees in the foreground. Woman stands near the Balanced Rock.
Japanese Ambassador to the United States Hirosi Saito officially declares that Japan would no longer abide by the terms of the Washington Naval Treaty of 1922. Hirosi Saito steps from his car and enters the Old Executive Office building in Washington DC. Exterior view of Executive office building. He descends the steps of the building and enters his car.