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Family poses for camera; street scenes

Sommer Family Collection, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Reel 5.;Members of the Sommer and Klein families posing for camera. Children at play. CU sign, “Garage.” Two men peeling potatoes. Shots of roof of building. Entire family posing in front of gate. CU Bernard and Emery’s sister Judith (b. 1933) in a baby carriage. Children waving at camera. CUs children, family. Man taking off […]

[Home Movies: Medicus collection: New York World’s Fair, 1939-40] (Reel 5): Medicus, Phillip

Medicus collection, Prelinger Archives

>07:00:46:13 – 08:03:11:00;World’s Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films. Detailed documentation of the “World of Tomorrow” in beautiful Kodachrome. Official film of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth’s 1939 visit.;07:00:46:13 – 07:03:41:19 color silent 1939-40;Car traffic on highway leading to fairgrounds. VS montage car license plates from different states. People walking from subway to Fair […]

The Herrera Family Collection, no. 1 –

Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, The Herrera Family Collection, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

In this television commercial, Laura Herrera is featured as a Mexican folk dancer for El Paso’s Dick Poe car dealerships.

The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 14 – School Walkout in Kingsville (c.1969)

Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, The Avena Wilson Collection, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

This home movie captures scenes of a Chicano protest rally in Kingsville, likely a student walkout held in 1969, followed by scenes of Rebecca Avena learning to swim. UFW and La Raza flags hang around a makeshift stage where speakers, including MAYO founder José Angel Gutiérrez and San Antonio Judge Albert A. Peña, are seen […]

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 87 – Virginia Visit

Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, Thomas F Freeman Collection, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Various scenes of the Freemans with friends and family in Virginia comprise this home movie, including men lowering a motorboat into the water, construction of a home, and children playing.

[Earle G. Shettleworth, Sr.–home movies]. Titles and Zoo, Reel 20

Earle G. Shettleworth Sr. Collection, Northeast Historic Film

Begins with a dozen hand-written titles (including “Flood Waters rising to a new height in the city of Hartford,” “Morro Castle and Markt Place Porto Rico,” “Entrance to Harbor at Sun Juan Porto Rico,” “West Indies Cruise Sept. 1936 Leaving New York,” “Spanish Town Kingston,” “Kingston Jamaica, First Port of Call,” “Scenes of Hartford during […]