Tag Archives: Contests
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
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
Can notes: “Kids Fishing Contest” Children and parents gathered around a small table with fishing gear. Many people fishing in what appears to be a small stream. Young boy in yellow rain hat and jacket with fishing pole. Various shots of boys with poles and fish. Families, children and german shepherd. Shots of signs;first sign:
Can notes: “PWH + MAH +Tom Wallace – Trip to Mexico City. ‘52” Dark footage. People walking around an airplane. Shot of snowy land from the flying plane. Two men wave at camera from boarding steps. Marion stands beside Tom Wallace, both take pictures in a busy marketplace. Shot of marketplace, women washing clothes in
Ice skating at an indoor rink. Large ship chimney/smoke stack City of Birmingham sign on board. Various shots of smaller boats on water from large ship. Dark footage of woman on ship deck. View of another ship that reads: “America United States L___ [sic].” Shot of steam escaping from smoke stack/chimney of ship. Shots of
Intertitle: “Caribbean Cruise 1949 Reel No. 1 Aboard the S. S. Nieuw Amsterdam of the Holland-America Line. Sailed from New York March 11, 1949 with 850 Passengers including Marion A. Hussey and Philip W. Hussey. Ports of Call included: Cap Haitian, Haiti, with an Auto trip to Sans Souci, San Juan Puerto Rico, where Marion’s
Viewing Notes: Barbecue. Horse race. Men working on roof. Potato crop. Shots from moving car of trees with autumn color. Man in tractor pulling kids on sled. Elderly people posing with fish. Logs floating down river. Ice fishing. Snowmobiling. Campfire in woods. Logging. Woman shooting gun. Fishing. Volkswagen Beetle. Snowmobiling. Fish. Ice boat.