Vacationing on Lake Traun, Gmunden, Austria

Outside, a sign reads “Schloss Pension: Freisitz Roith” (a famous historic hotel on the Traunsee [Lake Traun] in Gmunden, Austria). Scenes of an estate at the end of a long scenic road, where children run about and peer over a railing to the view of Lake Traun with mountains surrounding it. They run back into […]

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Olympic event (crew) at Lake Gruenau

Sign, “Olympia Gruenau.” Olympic rings, flags, stadium, civilians. Lake Gruenau (20 km from Berlin) surrounded by spectator stands. Sign, “ZIEL” Crowd awaiting Olympic sporting event, some people with binoculars. Crew boats on lake. CU, sign, “Reihenfolge bei 1000 mtr. ZIEL” Crew race. Spectators reading newspaper. More crew. Larger boat with men and Nazi flag. Man […]

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Home movies: Hitler’s major domo swimming; swans; rowboat

Amateur films of “Hausintendant” Arthur (a.k.a. Willy) Kannenberg, major domo/house manager to Adolf Hitler.;Lily pond, swans, rowboat, swimming (possibly a male relative of Kannenberg, similar facial structure). Teasing and feeding swans from end of rowboat. 01:04:20 Kannenberg swimming and frolicking with a blond woman, probably his wife Freda, from the rowboat. Surface dives. Both climb […]

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Glacier National Park; military parade

Mountain shots, road, truck, lake. Pans across river/lake, houses on water front. Sign for park. 01:03:05 road, car. Dark shot – possible bear walking around. Military van passes. 01:04:39 sign for Apgar Cabin Camps. Log cabins, American flag. Sign for Lake McDonald Ranger station. Man walks past camera. 01:08:13 “Tom B Moore. W.M. Wayman” title. […]

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1935: Lincoln Park Zoo – Anshe Emet Synagugue Rooftop

Various winter scenes including scenes at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo and family posing on the Anshe Emet Synagugue rooftop, located in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago Winter zoo scenes-deer, fox Toddler girl and numerous well-dressed adults posing on roof top patio (possibly Anshe Emet Synagugue rooftop-located in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago) Panoramic shot of […]

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The Earl & Vera Fridley Collection, no. 2 – Ranch Trips

The Earl & Vera Fridley collection includes home movies documenting three generations of the Fridley family as they vacation, celebrate special events, and go about everyday life. The films date from the early 1940s through the 1980s. This home movie documents two of the family’s ranch trips. The first trip to Maudie Carter’s Ranch near […]

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The Dr. Henry Withers, M.D. and Frances Withers Family and Friends Collection, no. 10 – Vacation in the American West

This home movie captures the Withers family on vacation in the American West. Scenes include a young boy in cowboy hat and boots riding a horse around the yard, the swiftly flowing waters of a river, and some impressive panoramic views of the green and mountainous landscape.

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