England–Robert N. Lupfer–home movies. Reel 22

This reel contains amateur footage and two purchased reels. 1. Amateur footage;England: Harrow on the Hill train station. Street, women walk, toddler in stroller. Town views including hotel exterior. Village views, stone houses. Garden views. Gothic church ruin;Stone houses and wall, (Airedale dog). Thatched houses. Dark view of garden, brick walk, roses. Large stone church, […]

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[Unidentified—home movies] Reel 6

Hockey. Intertitle: “THIS TEAM, ‘THE BOYS’ PLAYED HARD.” followed by shot of boys’ team. Intertitle: “BUT THIS TEAM, ‘THE FACULTY’ WON.” followed by shot of faculty team. Footage of game. Suited young men gather in group on steps of a building, walk by camera one at a time, and then puts a shovel of dirt […]

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[Unidentified—home movies] Reel 5

Shot of children dressed up, standing together holding rolled paper with ribbons tied around documents (diplomas or certificates). Dark shot of boys in tuxedos or suits standing one by one to acknowledge the camera. Musicians playing. Men, women, boys, girls all sit around the dance hall, are served refreshments from younger boys. Students get diplomas […]

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[Quincy Market Centennial] Version 2

One of two films sponsored by the Faneuil Hall Markets Century Celebration in 1926. This industrial film details the history of the markets, and showcases industries surrounding the market, from farms to fisheries, as well as the communities served by the markets. This film was most likely made to be shown to the members of […]

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 9, Accession 2526

Can notes: “Wells Beach ’47, ’48, + ’49;Jim Richardson Family;BWH + Billy work on new lawn;Garage Under Construction;Marion Mowes [sic] the Lawn;Betty Park Lifts the Draw Bridge;Off Shore on Lawry’s Boat;Betty Climbs the Mast;Visit from Thursalls;Zack Taylor + kids call on Bike;Billy and his first Real Boat;Marion Knits on Rocks;Jefferey + Marion on Breakwater;Estelle + […]

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 9, Accession 2524

Shot of parade include marching band and various service units. Raising of flag, unveiling memorial stone soldiers’ monument. View of parked cars and monument, crowd of people gathered around. Shot of chorus singing. Two boys in uniforms (one army-style, one sailor). Shot of ski jump competition and crowd gathered. View of surrounding landscape and crowd […]

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 8, Accession 2525

Can notes: “Back Yard Gange [sic] – Reel #4” Reel notes: “Back Yard Gang – Reel No. 4 ’39 + ’40 + ’41;Debbie + Diana;Ede + Red Hat;Back Bay ’41 Ski Carnival” Young boys and girls blowing noisemakers at a picnic table outside. A Birthday party of some sort. Grandpa Hussey (Augustine?) blows a few […]

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