American archer Ken Wilhelm demonstrates his skills in San Gabriel, California. Wilhelm stands holding his bow and arrow. A target board in the foreground. A man stands in front of the target board. An arrow hits the board. Wilhelm hits an apple kept on the head of the man.
The San Gabriel Village development in Hollywood, California. Signboard of 'Construction Supervision by F.H.A'. Views of houses with people on inspection tour. A billboard of 'San Gabriel Village' with name of 'Percy Bilton'. A couple looks over blueprints with Salesman. Man holds a sketch of House.
College students from the University of California Bears crew team begin training in hopes of winning the 1939 rowing championships. California oarsmen in Oakland turnout for the spring training. Ten shells get underway for vigorous practice on Frisco Bay. Crew teams rowing on the bay.
A view of bridge above water in San Francisco. Mountains in the background. Streets of San Francisco at night. Vehicular traffic at night. Colored fountains at Federal Theatre in Treasure Island.
Promotional documentary titled 'By The Way of Panama - California The Golden'. Describes views of California to be seen on a cruise from New York, via Panama. The sea shores of California with rocks and sand. A passenger ship sailing in the harbor of San Diego. Views of the San Diego Harbor. The ship, called the "Pennsylvania" reaches harbor of Los Angeles. The buildings and streets of the city of Los Angeles. A Hollywood film studio with shooting underway. Luxury homes of LA. The ship moves on to San Francisco. The harbor of San Francisco including Alcatraz Island in background. Views of the surroundings from a high ridge in San Francisco.
Preparations for Golden Gate International Exhibition in California. Bridge at San Francisco. A view of the streets in San Francisco. Pedestrians cross the streets. Vehicular traffic on road. Buildings on streets. A chart of pictures shown in different theaters. A man sits in a truck. 'Federal Theatre Project' written on the truck. Traffic on roads and bridge. Advertising boards in the background. Exhibition buildings are painted. A sign on a building reads 'Federal Theatre'.