Category Archives: Philip W. Hussey Collection

[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 7, Accession 2523

Shot of ski slope with huge crowds. Ski jumping contest shot from various angles. Donor notes: “U.S.E.A.S.A. Meet – Gilford ’37.” U.S.E.A.S.A. is the United States Eastern Amateur Ski Association. Intertitle: National Ski Jumping Championships, Brattleboro, Vt. ‘38” followed by shots of ski jumping. Donor’s notes: “National Meet – Brattleboro ’38.” Shot depicting man falling

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 7, Accession 2524

Shot of young boy skiing down hill, boy and girl come down the hill followed by youngest of the two boys. Shots of boy falling (repeating, consecutive shots of repeating, consecutive falls). Young man skis over manmade snow pile ramps situated over a hole in snow. Various angles on various jumpers skiing over small ramp

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 6, Accession 2523

Man works on trailer hitch. Men gather around outside of a storefront with ads in windows, smoke cigars, work together to move a sailboat out of a storefront door, put the boat onto the wooden trailer. Man tips hat to camera. Men working on a small bridge. View of large wooden building structure. View of

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 6, Accession 2524

Intertitle: “Back Yard Gang (Reel No. 3)” Intertitle: “This is supposed to be Billy in the hospital” Dark footage of boy in bed with white sheets. Shot of little boy in wool coat, hat and mittens standing outside and holding a book. Intertitle: “Billy and nurse, Mrs. Tinker.” Boy/Billy walks out of house followed by

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 6, Accession 2525

Reel notes: “Events About Town -46 -47 48 ’49” Can note: “27” Wedding footage. Flower girl and then the rest of the bridesmaids coming down the aisle. Various shots of the wedding party, including shaking hands as guests greet the family. Shot of people dressed up, woman in black lace gloves and men in suits,

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 5, Accession 2524

Intertitle: “Back Yard Gang ’37 Reel No. 2” Curtain title card falls. Intertitle: “Estelle’s Little Playmate” Woman puts baby turtle down, it walks around on cement step. Intertitle: “Estelle and Boy Friend [sic]– B.M.” Estelle sets down baby turtle (can see two little boys watching through the window from inside). Estelle puts baby turtle on

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 5, Accession 2525

Can note: “No 26 – News 1941” Reel note: “Events About Town ’44 + ‘45” Boys ski. Tall grass pokes up through snow. Appears to be a back yard or field near homes. Several boys come down small hill and pass by camera. Young girls follow. Various shots of children skiing over small ski jump

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[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 4, Accession 2525

Can note: “Softball” Reel notes: “Events About Town ’41;Softball Games ‘41” Intertitle: “North Berwick Soft Ball League – 1941” Close-up of softball The Official Steam Welded softball. Intertitle: “Navy Yard Team 1941 League Champions” Shot of Navy Yard Team. Intertitle: “Business Men’s Team Winners of 2nd Place” Shot of Business Men’s Team. Intertitle: “Fireman’s Team

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