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Notes from original film indicate that the Verdoner family is celebrating Easter, April 1939. EXT, MLS, Gerrit and Francisca Verdoner in their garden. VS, MCUs Francisca playing in the yard with a toy baby doll and baby carriage. Her older sister Yoka is also playing in the garden with her. They are searching for Easter […]
Film footage of Ontario’s Diamond Jubilee, a week-long event celebrating Ontario’s 75th anniversary, which took place April 30 to May 5, 1957. Film also contains footage of the 1957 All States Picnic and Parade, Ontario’s annual 4th of July celebration.
A dog, then large groups of well dressed people walking in Sonsbeek Park on a pathway next to massive flowerbeds of various colors. This was the first time that flower bulbs were planted in Sonsbeek, which merited the purchase of color film by Meijer de Groot. This was the only color film he made. Sophia […]
Footage of streets and houses in a small town intercut with a few shots of an old man and a dog. A few shots of boys posing in their graduation caps and gowns. A few shots of a man chopping wood.
Camp Kieve. Babies running with women. Family in yard. Baby has a tantrum. Dark footage of man on a porch. Family footage, a boy blows kisses at the camera. Family on a yard, man smoking a cigar. Shots of water and trees. A house on a hill. Boy (camper) gets a haircut. Shot of man […]
The donor’s grandfather, Bernhard Schermeister, his wife, Edith Cohen Schermeister, and two of their three daughters get into a car outside of a home in Denmark. The oldest daughter is Lis, the donor’s mother. Bernhard’s mother, Hana Schermeister, is also in the car. A brief shot of the family outside the house. Bernhard holds a […]