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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 […]
A few shots of apple trees with their blossoms in bloom. Footage of Rangeley Lake and the surrounding mountains. A few shots of a car driving down a road through a town along the water. Footage of mountains, including a sign that reads, “Mt. Abram 4049 FT.” A few shots of a forest. A shot […]
>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 […]
In this television commercial, Laura Herrera is featured as a Mexican folk dancer for El Paso’s Dick Poe car dealerships.
Irving Forbes, with KF, JF, & FEF and ball. Katharine and Florence skiing; FEFdance; KF & JFdance. Dates on can: 1924, 1925, Dec. 1926, April 1928.
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 JosÃ© Angel GutiÃ©rrez and San Antonio Judge Albert A. PeÃ±a, are seen […]
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.
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 […]
Hildesheim, one of the oldest cities in the region of Lower Saxony in northern Germany, became the seat of the Bishopric of Hildesheim in 815 and may have been founded when the bishop moved from Elze to the Innerste ford, where it was an important market on the Hellweg trade route. The settlement the cathedral […]