[Maxim–home movies] Reel 2

Amateur footage. Content description for Can N2 in quotes below;numbers are donor-assigned. 2. ‘The Family Album, No. 2….’ (UNEDITED) NHF Cataloguer’s notes for Reel 2: Intertitle: ‘Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Percy Maxim. Hartford 1924. Older couple talking. Woman adjusts glasses. 15:00. Couple talk, smile. The man gestures. Woman laughs. Intertitle: ‘The two Hirams–Hiram Percy and […]

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[Maxim–home movies] Reel 8

Amateur footage. Content description for Can N8 in quotes below;numbers are donor-assigned. (UNEDITER) NHF Cataloguer’s notes for Reel 8: Large bullseye target. Center expands. Letters: ‘ACLS’ appear in center. White ring around center moves about. Bullseye dissolves into turning globe of the world. 45:44. Screen intertitle: ‘Member Amateur Cinema League. The world wide organization of […]

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[Maxim–home movies] Reel 6

Amateur footage. Content description for Can N6 in quotes below;numbers are donor-assigned.Cataloguer’s notes. (UNEDITED) NHF Cataloguer’s notes for Reel 6: 17:23. Intertitle: ‘The strand, take a look at London Traffic.’ Buses, cars, lorry-truck. Varied vehicles. Male pedestrians. Buses with advertising at sides of tops. Men on foot. They have briefcases, umbrellas. Man on bike. Intertitle: […]

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[Maxim–home movies] Reel 1

Amateur footage. Content description for Can N1 in quotes below;numbers are donor-assigned. 1. ‘The Family Album, No. 1. Our first film showing Jess, Percy, Hester, John, HPM, Miss Powell, Tuska, Leonore. Our inimitable Sophie. Bethany Trip.’ (UNEDITED) NHF Cataloguer’s notes for Reel 1: 01:26. Intertitle: ‘Josephine and I present Ourselves and Our Friend. 276 North […]

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