Pilot whale named Bubbles in a pool as she celebrates her 1st anniversary of captivity at Marineland of the Pacific, Palos Verdes California. A man feeds Bubbles. People pose for photo. Bubbles jumps as man feeds.
A hang glider pilot readies for a flight attempt and then tries to take off by running down a hillside on foot in a glider in Palos Verdes, California. The pilot being helped by others as he straps himself into the glider. He runs down the hillside trying to achieve flight. The pilot falls and fails to take off.
Various dams on Colorado River in the United States, primarily serving California. Parker Dam is at a point 155 miles (250 km) downstream of Hoover Dam. View of the dam. Power plant of the Parker Dam. Canal that provides industrial supplies. Views of Parker Dam, Imperial Dam, Palo Verde Diversion Dam, Hoover Dam and Morelos Dam showing their canals system. Views of the Colorado River.
An American college football game between the Air Force Academy Falcons and Stanford in Palo Alto, California. The game underway. A large crowd cheers and applauds. The Air Force Academy cadets watch the game and cheer for their team. The Air Force Academy Falcons hold Stanford scoreless and win the game.
National Academy Convention held in Palo Alto, California. A sign reads 'Palo Alto Lodge, Picnic Area'. Men and women stand in group. Conventioneers stand under a shade. Men and women drink beverages. Several men wear aprons. They prepare for the barbecue lunch. A man wearing a hat talks to a group of people. Several people smoke.
Restrospective of the 1954 search for a suitable site for U.S. Air Force testing of ballistic missiles. Coastal area with ocean in the background. Officials look over charts, maps, photographs as they select the site for Vandenberg Air Force Base. In January, 1958, view of building with a sign that reads ' Headquarters, First Missile Division, Strategic Air Command, Vandenberg Air Force Base' Entrance of the headquarters as Major General David Wade walks out. U.S. Air Force officers and airmen attend missile training classes. Airmen work on assembly of Thor missiles . U.S. Air Force officers and airmen operate missile launch consoles in a launch control center. November, 1958, Thor intermediate range missile on a trailer being delivered to Vandenberg Air Force Base. Trailer backs up to the launch pad. December, 16, 1958, the Thor missile on launch pad venting gases. U.S. Air Forces officers at a launch console. The Thor missile is launched. RAF airmen watch missile in flight.