A rodeo in Salinas, California in the United States. Several cowboys on horsebacks during the rodeo on the Armed Forces Day. A large crowd in the stands. Children among the crowd. The cowboys on bucking horses during bronc-riding. GIs among the crowd cheer. Men watching the rodeo from a barrier. A horse twisting and twirling with a cowboy on its back. A bull charging towards a rodeo cowboy.
Rodeo games being held on the eve of Salina Rodeo's Silver Jubilee in Salinas California. Cowboys ride wild mustangs and bulls.
Internment of Japanese at the Salinas Assembly Center in California. A board reads 'Salinas Assembly Center', 'No Parking or Loitering'. A sign under a guard post window reads 'No visitors admitted after 4:30 PM'. A man sits at the window. A woman goes from the window. Men come at the window for some formalities. Two men go. A guard checks papers.
Internment of Japanese at the Salinas Assembly Center in California. Internees leaving the dining hall return trays and dishes. Two men at the window take trays from the people .
27th annual Rodeo in Salinas, California. Spectators watch the Rodeo competition from the stands. Riders on horse backs on the field before the competition. Steer and bronc riders ride bulls and horses during a saddle contest.
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.