This home movie from the Alton Collection documents the family’s newly completed home, located on North Conway in Mission, Texas.
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This home movie captures scenes of the Ewens in the yard of their Midland home donning their best church clothes for Easter Sunday in 1962, including what was likely baby Lynda’s first Easter dress. Scenes of the Ewens visiting Los Angeles’s Exposition Park Rose Garden and the California Museum of Science and Industry while on
This home movie captures scenes of the Bentsen family posing in a thriving flower garden among rose bushes and papaya trees. Views of the house and grounds are also recorded, as well as footage of the children on horseback. Scenes of floats lining up for the Texas Citrus Fiesta parade are later included.
This home movie captures scenes of the Bentsen family celebrating Easter with an egg hunt for the children. Girls dressed in fancy Easter dresses and boys in springtime dress clothes carry baskets in search of eggs while their mothers supervise.
This home movie captures scenes of Margie Sears Wells and Harris Peyton Wells, Jr. on a trip in Texas, Louisiana, and Cuba in March of 1950. It captures scenes of a construction site, a Louisiana plantation, and Cuban beaches.
This home movie captures scenes of Dealey Plaza in the days after President Kennedy
This home movie captures scenes of a picturesque house and its landscaped grounds, followed by a family gathering at the home for a wedding reception.