Tag Archives: basketball

The Marcellus Hartman Collection, no. 17 – Daily Life on a Vietnam War Military Base

Filmed by Texas-native Marcellus Hartman while serving in Vietnam, this footage captures daily life at Camp Evans. Included are scenes of a dog having a meal outside the mess hall, soldiers playing basketball, Vietnamese workers carrying a trash can and a soldier boarding a helicopter.

[North Star Camp/Gillingham Family] Reel 4

New Hampshire trip. Teenage boys shooting guns. Playing basketball. Snow shoeing. Young men outside a large building. Sign reads: White Mountain Glen Ellis Falls Parking Space National Forest. Young men on rocks. Shot of waterfall. Boys pose in front of the waterfall. Wide shot of landscape. Boys gathered at shore. Cooking. More waterfall and rock

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[North Star Camp/Gillingham Family] Reel 6

Family scenes. Child looking out a window, waving. Child is read to. Shots of playing catch outside with girls. Jump roping. Girls walking down the street. An old man on the street and walking along the side of the house. Family walks down street. Shot of a park area. Fountain and pond in the park.

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Tales of a Bahr (2013)

This student film, made by Sharon Bahr, uses archival footage from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image, paired with an audio interview, to document her parents

The Ouida Whitaker Dean Collection, no. 21 – In the Bleachers (1975)

This home movie from 1975 captures scenes of students and community members in the stands at a women’s basketball game at Timpson High School in East Texas. Rather than the game, the film focuses on the lively spectators as they hang out with friends and react to the game.

The Ouida Whitaker Dean Collection, no. 16 – Christmas Party (1975)

This home movie from 1975 captures footage of a Christmas party with Timpson High School students. Many attendees dance with one another, from line dancing to the Bump, while others play basketball.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 25 – Driveway Basketball (1969)

This home movie captures scenes of the Freemans sitting down to dinner then playing a game of basketball in the driveway during a visit from a family friend in 1969.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 82 – Christmas and Basketball (1972)

This home movie captures scenes of the Freemans celebrating Christmas 1972. The family opens gifts and enjoys a sit-down Christmas dinner, then the teenage boys and Dr. Freeman play a long game of basketball in the driveway.

The Sal Ruiz Collection, no. 1 – UTEP vs. UNM Basketball (1978)

This home movie captures scenes of a University of Texas at El Paso staff picnic, the Ruiz family camping, and the UTEP Miners playing basketball versus the University of New Mexico Lobos in Albuquerque in 1978. The cheerleaders perform cheers and stunts while the basketball teams warm up.