Description Home movie footage from about 1937-1938 including scenes of couples traveling on the "Cast Daylight" train of the Southern Pacific Railroad with footage of scenery, including the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge. Also included are a group of men visiting Treasure Island, the site of the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition. The reel concludes with footage of Madison, Wisconsin from 1943. Included are scenes of people on State Street, of the state capitol building, and a couple and a dog walking in a park alongside one of Madison's lakes.
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