Captured in this home movie is the Hartman family’s road trip to West Texas where they take in the historic sites and rugged landscape. They stop along the way in Fort Stockton and El Paso, attend a bullfight in Juarez, Mexico, visit to Sul Ross State College in Alpine, and camp in Big Bend National
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Born in Yorktown, Texas in 1901, Albert Morris “A.M.” Harper was a longtime resident of Alice where he owned and operated a successful oil field trucking company. Financial success followed from the early boom in the Texas oil industry and enabled Harper to enjoy a recreational home in Port Aransas and many adventurous pursuits, including
Among the Baylor family members are a number of avid huntsmen and women. Captured in this home movie are John and friends hunting for dove and quail in South Texas.
Black-and-white home movie of 1929 Fitch family camping and fishing trips to Mitchell Pond, Vermont, and Canada.
Can Descriptions: 1954 edge code on film. // Box label: ‘Hunting 1954-55.’ Viewing Notes: Hunters wearing red at campsite eating meal. Men carrying deer out of woods on cots and sleds, loading car with multiple catches. Hunting 1954-1955.
Can Descriptions 1948, 1949 edge codes on film. // Can label: ‘Hunt 48. Fish 49. Lobster.’ Viewing Notes Hunters by campfire making sandwiches. Pans of lake; hunter drags dead deer through lake. Deer on top of car. Large family eating meal at table (special occasion?) then playing card game (underexposed). Cleaning, cooking fish at campsite,
This home movie from the A.M. Harper collection depicts hunting trips for big horn sheep and moose in either Alaska or Canada along with panoramic footage of the surrounding mountains.