James and Joreen Ludeke settled in Wichita County in 1954 and raised their 6 children on their ranch located on the former site of the Four Sixes Horse Ranch and the North West Oil field. Their film collection features scenes of farm life set against a backdrop of North Central Texas prairie, the Red River,
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Home movie of family’s Wisconsin lakeside retreat or farm house, followed by Chicago scenes of children playing on a traditional jungle gym and the return of a new baby from the hospital.
Home movie of a ferret farm. Baby ferrets / Man smoking and holding baby ferret / panorama of ferret farm / ferrets in their respective cages / baby ferrets on display
A portrait-style home movie focusing on individuals, with the first half lit better than the second. 00:00 – 02:15 – MCU of two boys, MS as they saunter towards the camera. MCU of var individuals smiling at the camera. Dimly lit LS of people on a shore, the cloudy sky taking up much of the
Home movie footage of a gathering, seems to serve as an inventory of those who attended rather than a comprehensive account. 00:00-02:16 – VS. of adults gathered around a table in MS, with occasional PAN. People toast, receive and present a gift, kiss, hug and smile at the camera.
Collection of unidentified home movies purchased at an auction in Walla Walla, Washington.Originally labeled: “Earl V. family; Harvest ’49; Well drilling; Rose Parade ’49; Mike’s family; Clare, Maureen, Maurice”
Collection of unidentified home movies purchased at an auction in Walla Walla, Washington.Originally labeled “Pear Pick, ’52 & One Man Show, ’53, Fair Parade, ’53”
This home movie from the 1970s captures scenes of a day in the life of Ouida Whitaker Dean’s grand-nephew, Jeffrey Sullivan. After introducing himself, Sullivan shows us around his home in Nacogdoches, strolling through the crops and visiting the livestock. He also plays with his pets and hangs out with his family. This film charmingly
This student film, made by Charlie Sanchez, uses archival footage from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image to explore the experience of growing up with family on both sides of the Texas-Mexico border. The film examines how the border divides two societies, but Sanchez, through the experience of getting to know his family in