[Hubert Clemons – home movies] Reel 5

One of several reels of film that depicts a group of school teachers on a seven-week University of Maine sponsored bus tour of the U.S., which started and ended at Orono, Maine. Intertitle: “Augusta.” Views of Capitol, including large bell outside the building. Views of Governor’s Mansion, Blaine House, in Augusta. Intertitle: “Hiram, Maine Sesqui-centennial […]

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[Helen V. Bird–home movies] Reel 33

Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 33: ‘Summer 67. Spring 68. Laura & Mark’s birthday party. 1968.’ Mother and children using pump car. Tricycle. Some older children. (4:00:07). Showing off a little boy dancing for cameras. Baby running around outside. (4:01:07). Going inside. Another older girl […]

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[Helen V. Bird–home movies] Reel 34

Viewing Notes: NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 34: ‘Summer of 68.’ Child playing in dirt with rocks etc. Looks like in the street. Near sewer drains. Putting sand in drain cover. (03:41-04:06). Party of pre-teens. Blowing balloons. (04:08). Blowing out candles on birthday cake. Self lighting candles. […]

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