[Vermont Forest Service Films] Reel 1

Parade of military or paramilitary men in large city (Boston?). One points to donkey with “Miss Arizona” blanket on her. Men in uniform mill around entrance to Police Station. Women in uniform march toward camera. Placard: “Vermont.” Street shots of crowd on sidewalk watching military band and veterans walking by. One of the drums is […]

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[Raymond Cotton—home movies] Reel 1

Intertitle: “Raymond O. Cotton presents TIME MARCHES ON. August 1937. Hiram Buys a Fire Engine. HIRAM FIRE DEPARTMENT IN ACTION.” The fire department in Hiram was started in 1937, and the creator of the film was a member of the fire department. Man goes to a fire call box on a pole, and turns the […]

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