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 […]
25:07-26:07 Man on tractor with man with mowing blade behind working the tall hay in a field.;26:07- 29:29 Man with horse and raker in hay field gathering hay for making into bales. Two men use pitchforks to gather hay into piles, and fork it into an open wagon. A tractor hauls the wagon across a […]
1:12:49-1:14:03 Man and daughter walk through deep snow in woods toward and by camera on snowshoes. Views of cabin covered in snow, and man and daughter walking on snow.;1:14:04-1:15:03 Beaver at edge of river, swims out into water and away from camera, the swims to shore.;1:15:04-1:18:54 Cut to B&W footage. Footage along a river with […]
Can Descriptions: Dates from edge codes on film. // Note in can: ‘Pipe Line Construction. Memorial Bridge in Augusta Construction.’ Viewing Notes: Seaweed harvesting from Boat. Recreational sailing, men fishing from large dory and from side of lobster boat. Clearing with bulldozers, laying pipeline. D.A. Fogg Excavating steam shovel. Cutting, welding pipe.
Views of one of the American tourist women admiring the baby of a Syrian woman as she and several children look on. Views of four fishermen in a traditional open boat, rowing, throwing out a net, and retrieving it. Views of a camp of nomads, where a woman makes ghee from milk in a skin […]
Men walk among piles of lobster traps along the water as a few young boys explore the traps. One of the men wrestles with a boy. Footage of the fishermen sitting on lobster traps eating dried cod as a boy watches. Footage of a fisherman walking and resting on the dock then rowing a boat […]