INT of a theater. People in costume rehearse a scene in which a king and queen process across the stage, followed by men holding the King’s train. Two women (not seen heretofore on Tape 2719 or 2720 are shown sitting in the audience, no one else in audience. One of these women is shown on […]
This multi-reel home movie from the Nelson family chronicles the building of the house, baby Laura and family at home, and assorted footage from a summer, including a trip to the airport, a stage play, and a workday at the office.
This compilation of home movies from the Ramon Galindo Collection captures scenes around Austin, a family picnic in the park, Mr. Galindo’s tailor shop, a family trip to Corpus Christi, and its main feature – a number of magic shows featuring Mr. Galindo and his colleagues performing a variety of tricks using everything from cards […]
This home movie from the Ryan-Martin Collection captures scenes of a concert in 1960 near Corpus Christi, Texas. Many performers take the stage, including Peter Palmer, William Bendix, Rose Marie, the Holly Twins, and Susan Hall. Scenes include several performances, as well as the acts signing autographs and posing for photos with Sari Martin and […]
This home movie from the Frick Collection documents the 1981 Great Mosquito Festival held annually in Clute. Captured are folk dancers, the destruction of a car, face painting, and participants generally enjoying the festival. The Frick Collection was donated to TAMI by John Frick and includes home movies of family Christmases, camping trips, and outings […]
This home movie from the Frick collection captures the essence of the pre-oil-bust party culture in the Houston area as it documents scenes from the 1980 Westheimer Arts Festival and Rosenberg’s Texas Girl Chili Cook-off. The Frick Collection was donated to TAMI by John Frick and includes home movies of family Christmases, camping trips, and […]
This home movie from captures scenes of the 1976 Timpson Schools PTA pageant and talent show, themed
This home movie footage of the Texas Renaissance Festival, held in Plantersville, captures craft display booths, a clip of a small stage production of Twelfth Night, several festival-goers fencing, and a very interesting adaptation of jousting for children. The Frick Collection was donated to TAMI by John Frick and includes home movies of family Christmases, […]
This home movie footage captures the band DEVO performing at the Armadillo World Headquarters in Austin.
This home movie documents a Main Street Art Happening, precursor to the International Festival, on Houston’s Main Street, including art displays, stage shows, and clowns. The Frick Collection was donated to TAMI by John Frick and includes home movies of family Christmases, camping trips, and outings in Houston, as well as trips to local Texas […]