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The John and Alois Morkovsky Collection, no. 11 - St. Laurence Boy Scouts, 1958

Stephen Orsak

Silent | 1958

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  •  Boy Scouts getting ready for a hike 
  •  Starting a fire and cooking 
  •  The scouts collecting rocks 
  •  Arrowheads 
  •  Hoisting a scout into a tree 
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Accompanied by Bishop Morkovsky, the St. Laurence Boy Scouts, most likely from Amarillo, TX, (but possibly from Sugar Land) go on a camping trip in what appears to be the canyon region of the Panhandle. Captured in this home movie from the Morkovsky collection, the boys hike, build campfires over which they cook their meals, and collect rock samples, possibly looking for arrowheads. Do you have any information about this film? Please let us know.