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In this home movie, the Mitchell family goes swimming in a public pool, and in a baby pool at the house. The family rides a horse in the front yard of their house and through the neighborhood.
Intertitle: “White pine in need of thinning Wind causes crown friction” A shot of a man in the woods followed by a few shots of tree tops blowing in the wind. Intertitle: “Marking the stand for thinning Petersham Town Forest” Footage of workers marking and cutting down trees. A few shots of workers loading logs […]
This home movie from the Amparo Rivera Collection documents a wedding in the 1970s. Captured are the ceremony and the bride and groom exiting the church.
Girls play on porch and then walk inside. Girls play doubles tennis. Girls walk down trail. Girls play baseball. Girls ride boats driven by men. Woman on sailboat. Girls ride horses. Girls walk down trail holding drinks. Girls play with a deer through a fence. An older woman poses by a cabin. Jet surfing. Girls […]
Footage of Los Angeles shot from a car. Avenue of the Stars (Century City), the San Diego Freeway (405) heading north to Wilshire exit, then up Westwood Boulevard into Westwood Village. Century City (Galaxy Way). Downtown – Los Angeles Times Building, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (Music Center), L.A. Department of Water and Power Building.
Viewing notes state: Linda in hospital with baby baby through glass (long) more baby shots Xmas girl?s birthday baby with bad haircut parents with baby (Johnny Carson on TV) more baby shots
Daily life in a South Dakota town during the Great Depression, shot by Ivan Besse. This is from 0693_HM_Ivan_Besse_collection_Britton_South_Dakota_1938-39_Reel_3_10_00_53_00