Tag Archives: Harris County

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 87 – Virginia Visit

Various scenes of the Freemans with friends and family in Virginia comprise this home movie, including men lowering a motorboat into the water, construction of a home, and children playing.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 79 – Sunday School Program

This home movie captures scenes of children singing and displaying the American flag as part of a church program, likely at Mt. Horem Baptist Church in Houston.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 78 – Awards Banquet at the Rice Hotel

This home movie depicts scenes from a formal awards banquet held at the Rice Hotel in Houston, Texas.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 90 – Easter Sunday at Mt. Horem

This home movie captures scenes of children at Mt. Horem Baptist Church performing the resurrection story on Easter Sunday.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 73 – Funerals

This home movie includes footage of two funerals and a burial.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 44 – Cocktail Party

This home movie captures scenes of Thomas and Clarice Estell Freeman attending a cocktail party at a friend’s house.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 20 – Funerals

This home movie includes footage from several graveside funerals, in at least one of which, Thomas F. Freeman serves as a pallbearer.

The Jimmy Mitchell Family Films, no. 4 – Borger Parade, Christmas, Rice vs. TCU Football (1950)

This home movie captures scenes of a parade in the Mitchell family

Dr. Freeman Reflects on His Relationship with Barbara Jordan

This video, produced by TAMI, is composed of excerpts from an informal interview with Dr. Freeman voiced over a home movie from his film collection. As scenes play of Barbara Jordan receiving an honorary doctorate at Texas Southern University, Dr. Freeman describes how he met Jordan and his unique relationship with her that spanned several

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The Orris D. Brown Collection, no. 6 – Houston, Henderson, and FDR (1936)

This reel from the Orris D. Brown Collection contains footage from a number of events. The first part includes examples of early film credit techniques, footage of a then-modern, diesel electric streamlined train at Houston’s Railway Post Office, fireworks over Houston’s Buffalo Stadium, and scenes of Clara Mae Brown, Orris D. Brown’s mother, visiting family

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