Tag Archives: Camp-sites

[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 8, Accession 2526

Can notes: “Trips + Travels;Marion knits at Kidney Pond;Dam on Souadabscook Stream;Falls + Bridge on West Branch;Mt. Katahdin from Foot Bridge;Stuck in Stream – Dam the Beavers.;A. Whitehorse + Guide Lisle at Holeb Falls Camp on Moose River;A. Whitehorse + Guide Russ? [sic] Rapids;Attean Lake Camp;P.W.H. at Attean Lake Camp;Marion and PWH Cross James River

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[Milton Dowe—home movies] Reel 4

Intertitle: “B.M.[Branch Mills] Grange Fair of 1938”;37:30-39.22 View of a horse pull at a county fair. The horses struggle to pull a large boulder. Several teams try, and their handlers variously try whipping and cajoling them. Many pull off the track.;Intertitle: “Hunting 1938”;39:22- 45:20 Sedan with a canoe on top comes down the road toward

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[Milton Dowe—home movies] Reel 13

1:00:03-1:02:35 Sign for Benson Wild Animal Farm. Information about the farm, located in Hudson, New Hampshire can be found at http://www.bensonsanimalfarm.com/. Mostly underexposed views of tigers in cage with trainer, monkey swinging on swing, polar bear resting in cage, mountain sheep standing on rocks, the two girls of the family feeding deer, pelican in cage,

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[Milton Dowe—home movies] Reel 1

Intertitle: “Vacation Summer 1939. On the Machias River.” 0- 2:47 Road sign sponsored by Washington County Chamber of Commerce: “You are now entering Washington County, the greatest hunting and fishing section in the United States.” Two men unload a canoe from top of car and walk toward lake shore. Woman and man at edge of

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