Created in 1957, "A California Tour" is one of Castle Film's rare color travelogues. It features vintage images of national parks such as Yosemite and the Redwoods as well as major cities. This includes Los Angeles, Monterey, San Francisco, Santa Barbara and more. There are shots of Los' Angeles Westlake Park, Laguna Beach, Olvera Street, freeways, the intersection of Hollywood and Vine, and the Chinese Theater. The Brown Derby Restaurant is seen around 4:45. San Francisco images include Market Street and the Ferry Building, Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown, Cable Cars, the Golden Gate and Oakland Bay Bridges, and views of the City by the Bay.
This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage collections in the USA. Entirely film backed, this material is available for licensing in 24p HD and 2k. For more information visit http://www.PeriscopeFilm.com