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This home movie compilation from El Paso’s Chavira-Estrada family documents the life and events of the family in 1977. Captured are an Easter celebration, complete with multiple Easter egg hunts and a cascarone fight in which even the dog isn’t safe. Also on the reel are Mother’s Day, Bobby Chavira’s graduation from a middle school […]
The Sweethearts Ball was held at the Municipal Auditorium in Eureka, California on February 14, 1947. This formal dance was the social highlight of the Arcata-Eureka social season.
Title card: “1934” EXT shots of an ice rink with people skating in Amsterdam. 01:00:31 Side view of a house. Betsy and Robert exit the house and walk down the steps towards the camera. Jeanne exits the house behind the children and closes the door. 01:00:44 Tall fence with the number 66. Children run down […]
This home movie captures scenes of professional football player Junior Coffey at the Easterwood farm, followed by images of wheat fields. In his senior year at Dimmitt High School, the year before he began his football career at the University of Washington, Coffey throws around a football with Paul Easterwood in the yard. The first […]
B&W home movie of a trip to Los Angeles, California for the 1932 Olympics. Includes railroad footage of the Sierra Nevada, an Olympic procession, a tour of a Japanese garden, an Olympic track and field event, a crowded Los Angeles beach and a visit to an unknown grove and estate.
Footage of a variety of waterfalls in forests, on mountains and coming from dams in rivers, including a man walking across a log and shots of mountains in the distance. Donor Notes: “Waterfalls”
Film shot on various charter bus trips;People hanging around chartered bus and walking past / clowning by camera.;Alexandria (Virginia) monument;Group walking down steps of monument, hanging around outside;Cherry blossoms;Group on lawn outside government building (Arlington National Cemetery, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier);Lincoln Memorial;Washington Monument;Pan American Union;Passengers in chartered DeCamp bus taking break by side of […]