Category Archives: Hiram Historical Society Collection

[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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[Hubert Clemons – home movies] Reel 4

One of several reels of film that depicts a group of school teachers on a seven week University of Maine sponsored bus tour of the U.S., which started and ended at Orono, Maine. Commercial footage purchased by the creator and spliced into this reel of Mt. Vernon, home of George Washington in Alexandria, VA, showing

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[Hubert Clemons – home movies] Reel 5

One of several reels of film that depicts a group of school teachers on a seven-week University of Maine sponsored bus tour of the U.S., which started and ended at Orono, Maine. Intertitle: “Augusta.” Views of Capitol, including large bell outside the building. Views of Governor’s Mansion, Blaine House, in Augusta. Intertitle: “Hiram, Maine Sesqui-centennial

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[Hubert Clemons – home movies] Reel 1

Intertitle: “U.S. Tour H.W. Clemons” and view of U.S. map showing route of tour. Clemons joined a group of school teachers on a seven week University of Maine sponsored bus tour of the U.S, which started and ended at Orono, Maine. Intertitle: “Cannon Mt. N.H.” shows gondola rising up mountain and docking. Intertitle: “Fort Ticonderoga,

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[Hubert Clemons – home movies] Reel 3

One of several reels of film that depicts a group of school teachers on a seven week University of Maine sponsored bus tour of the U.S., which started and ended at Orono, Maine. Intertitle: “Marineland”, Seals and dolphins in above ground pools, and show with dolphins at Mareineland of the Pacific in Los Angeles County,

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