[Whipple–home movies] Reel 5

CHRISTENING: Margret Louis and Ann Platt. July 23 1927.” Group comes around blind of shrubbery. Children all in matching dresses. Holding parents hands. Mother holds baby up to camera. Baby dressed in white lace. Smiles. CU shots taken with baby in man’s arms (Dr. Greene) and in younger boy’s arms (Martin Whipple). “Summer 1927.” Group […]

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 17, Accession 2526

Can notes: “Charlotte Ann Hussey. First Week at Home;Out Door [sic] for a little bit With 3 Hats on! Daddy helps out. Mother + Charlotte all dressed up. First Summer at Beach. Billy Takes her Picture. First Christmas at Home. First Birthday. Pete gives her a ride in Blitz Buggie [sic]. Walking for a change. […]

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[Oscar R. Houston—home movies] Reel 44

Footage of people eating a meal at a dinner table, including shots of the centerpiece. A few shots of people socializing, drinking and eating around a small table. Footage of people exchanging and unwrapping gifts. A few shots of people socializing, drinking and eating around a small table. A shot of people at a large […]

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[Helen V. Bird–home movies] Reel 6

Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 6: ‘1952 to 53. June 1953 [?] of ma’s funeral. Summer 1953. Dec 1953 Willard School in Xmas parade.’ (02:40). Close-ups of children. Another party (3:27). Car going to house. Bride and father leaving house (04:01). Attention too. Chauffeur. School […]

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[Helen V. Bird–home movies] Reel 4

Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 4: ‘1944, 45, 46, 47, 48. Janice 1st year.’ Woman and child in snow. Easter. Hits from past. (01:34:59). Man building fence. Child watching. (39:44). At a fair? Riding in toy car ride. (39:44). Carousel. Airplanes. Ferris Wheel. (40:11). Man […]

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[Helen V. Bird–home movies] Reel 5 (Part I and Part II)

Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 5: ‘1948-1954. Gr. 1 to 5. At school 1948. 6 years old today. Summer 1949. 7 yrs old 1949. Sept 23 1950 8 years old. 9 yrs old today, 1951. Feb 1952. Recital dresses 195[?]. Ruth’s wedd.’ Four pre-teens. Boys […]

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[Helen V. Bird–home movies] Reel 20

Viewing Notes Reel notes supplied by donor are in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned below. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 20. ‘Summer 1960. Laura’s 1st birthday and Mark’s christening.’ Mother [Helen] with baby [Laura] in yard. Birthday cake and first birthday party. (3:15:18) Baby in tub outside. (3:16:37) Family dressed up, outside, with baby. (3:17:10) […]

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