1962: Chicago – Going to Airport

This home movie opens with shots of swimmers wading in the shores of Lake Michigan. It then transitions to a scenic drive through Chicago neighorhoods, including a drivers POV down Martin Luher King Boulevard in the Bronzeville neighborhood. Establishments featured include the Regal Cinema, Vito’s Super Mart, Essex Motel and Church of Divine Guidance.

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[Manley Nelson–home movies] Reel 28

Can Descriptions: Date from edge code on film – may be 1957 or 1963. // Box label: ‘Airport at Caribou. Reunion at Mothers.’ Viewing Notes: Single engine planes of various types taxiing and taking off from rural [Caribou?] airport. Maine Forest Service fuel tanks at airport. Shots of various children and adults as they play […]

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[Home Movie: Bohulano Family, Phillippines]

My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he […]

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Eva Braun & family vacation; Hitler at Berghof

Reel 6 of the private motion pictures Eva Braun (Seized Enemy Records).;COLOR. Inside Eva Braun’s house at Wasserburgerstrasse 12 in Munich. Eva’s father Friedrich Braun tying string around trunk. Two men removing trunk and large duffel bag to truck. Eva walking towards camera with a film camera in her hands, which she’s winding. Eva on […]

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