The Murphy Family Collection – Christmas Celebration

This home movie from the Murphy Family Collection captures scenes of the family celebrating Christmas in a festively decorated home. They open presents, eat, drink, and laugh with each other in front of a lovely Christmas tree. A baby takes some of his first steps, a boy gets loving kisses from his dog, and a […]

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The Chambliss and Britton Collection, no. 3 – Parties at Gomez Baptist Church

This home movie captures scenes of various celebrations at Gomez Baptist Church in the rural Panhandle town of Brownfield. Couples dress up for a Valentine’s Day banquet, children wear costumes and play games for Halloween, and the young women at the church take part in a pageant. Also included are scenes of a potluck dinner […]

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Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 10 – Party and Awards Banquet

This home movie captures scenes of the Freeman adults attending a party with their peers, a very well-dressed and fashionable group. The party enjoys cocktails as they mingle. Later the group sits down to a banquet-style dinner where Dr. Freeman receives an award.

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