This Look At A 1976 Star Trek Convention Is Your Labor Day Vintage Video

In 1976, Sam Klemke took his Super-8 camera out to an early Star Trek convention at the Northgenn Mall in Denver, Colorado. With on-camera reporter Terry McCoy, the two captured an interesting early look at the fandom. Plenty of what they filmed still exists in some form at fan conventions all over the world, but there’s something charming in this nascent expression of the audience’s love for Star Trek.

It also features a great lounge version of the Star Trek theme.