CHRISTENING: Margret Louis and Ann Platt. July 23 1927.” Group comes around blind of shrubbery. Children all in matching dresses. Holding parents hands. Mother holds baby up to camera. Baby dressed in white lace. Smiles. CU shots taken with baby in man’s arms (Dr. Greene) and in younger boy’s arms (Martin Whipple). “Summer 1927.” Group […]
Viewing Notes Reel notes supplied by donor are in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned below. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 20. ‘Summer 1960. Laura’s 1st birthday and Mark’s christening.’ Mother [Helen] with baby [Laura] in yard. Birthday cake and first birthday party. (3:15:18) Baby in tub outside. (3:16:37) Family dressed up, outside, with baby. (3:17:10) […]
Viewing Notes Reel notes supplied by donor are in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned below. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 17. ‘Summer of 59. Laura’s christening. Aug 30, 1959 Christening.’ Baby [Laura] with women and two couples. (3:02:50) Numerous shots of baby and girls at Christening. (3:04:36-3:06:24)
This home movie captures scenes of the Freemans celebrating Christmas at home, sharing dinner with their grandparents and opening gifts around the tree. Later scenes include Dr. Freeman performing a baptism in his role as minister at Mt. Horem Baptist Church.
This home movie captures scenes of Mt. Horem Baptist Church’s 1969 trip by bus to Conroe, Texas where they camp on Lake Conroe, enjoying time swimming and boating, then join Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church for Sunday service and a reception.
This home movie captures scenes of a Houston family celebrating their infant’s baptism. Family members pose in their 1970s fashions at the house before leaving for Mt. Horem Baptist Church where the minister, Dr. Thomas F. Freeman, baptizes the child wearing her baptism gown.