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Destruction in Magdeburg

Tony Brooke Collection, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

General views of destruction in Magdeburg. MS man walks bicycle past rubbled facade of buildings, pan left across street to more damaged building frames. MS of smashed streetcars. MCU tilt up damaged building frame, deep blue sky. LS through rubble strewn passage, large steel cylindrical structure in BG. 01:07:03 The Brabag “Gasometer” in Magdeburg. 01:07:14 […]

Home Movie: 97315: Home and Travel

Prelinger Archives,

Viewing notes state: Late 50s Kids climbing tree?s Huge bridges Old Faithful Bears eating from garbage cans Parade Giant redwoods Waterfall from the road Airplane flight Bears everywhere – cubs Ferry across the river Picking wild berries Huge elk Flying back in private plane

The Ramon Galindo Collection, no. 16 – Knights of Columbus Procession, 1962

Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, The Ramon Galindo Collection, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

This home movie from the Ramon Galindo collection captures a Knights of Columbus procession into Austin’s St. Mary’s Cathedral for Mass, and scenes at home of a young boy, Gary Valdez, playing the piano and children Sam Cesarez and Little Sammy dancing.

Marshall Dill, Sr., Reel #006: Dill, Marshall, Sr.

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, California Audiovisual Preservation Project, University of California

This reel from the estate of Marshall Dill, Sr., former president of the Golden Gate International Exposition (1940) amongst other civic posts held in San Francisco throughout his life, contains footage of Paul and Kitty’s 15th anniversary at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Herbert Moffitt in Woodside, California, June 3-4, 1927, as well as […]

[Home Movies: Wathen Collection: California 1946]

Prelinger Archives, Wathen Collection

Amateur film of California travels.;06:36:09:24 VS Forest Lawn Cemetery, Glendale, California.;06:37:25:09 VS Biltmore Hotel and surrounding area in Los Angeles, California, Third Church of Christ Scientist.;06:38:43:12 Oil wells in ocean near Ventura, California.;06:38:56:20 El Mirasol Hotel patio Grounds and Cottages in Santa Barbara, CA.;06:40:04:04 VS home in Santa Barbara.;06:40:52:17 VS Moro Rock 8000 ft. peak […]

Shasta County, Calif. and Lake County, Oregon by J.H. Eastman: Eastman, Jervie Henry

California Audiovisual Preservation Project, Special Collections, University of California, University of California, Davis, , ,

This footage is comprised of two different reels of film featuring scenes in Shasta County as filmed by Jervie Eastman. The scenes include: a power facility, waterfall, rock slide abatement efforts close to a road, olives growing on a tree, The Red and White Store and other stores, presumably in Chester, California, and a sign […]

Quanah Parker Family Collection – Birthday party, M & M Playground

Quanah Parker Family Collection, Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

This home movie from the 1950s captures scenes of a birthday party, the family’s two boys playing at a playground, playing with the family pets, learning to build a fire and encountering snow. It also includes footage of a family visit to a graveyard to visit a loved one’s grave site. Donor Quanah Parker’s great-grandfather […]