The Ewen Collection, no. 2 – Christening, Jimmy is Born, Cole Park (1955-56)

This home movie captures scenes of the Ewen family in 1955 and 1956, including Mike’s christening in Denton in 1955, Billy and Mike playing in the yard in both summer and winter, the family bringing Jimmy home from the hospital in Midland in 1957, Jimmy’s christening, and the boys attending several birthday parties, including one […]

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Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 1 – Baptism at Mt. Horem (1971)

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.

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