Black-and-white home movies of a bullfighting event attended by the Houstons in Spain, 1930.
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CHRISTENING: Margret Louis and Ann Platt. July 23 1927.” Group comes around blind of shrubbery. Children all in matching dresses. Holding parents hands. Mother holds baby up to camera. Baby dressed in white lace. Smiles. CU shots taken with baby in man’s arms (Dr. Greene) and in younger boy’s arms (Martin Whipple). “Summer 1927.” Group
Can notes: “Charlotte Ann Hussey. First Week at Home;Out Door [sic] for a little bit With 3 Hats on! Daddy helps out. Mother + Charlotte all dressed up. First Summer at Beach. Billy Takes her Picture. First Christmas at Home. First Birthday. Pete gives her a ride in Blitz Buggie [sic]. Walking for a change.
Footage of people eating a meal at a dinner table, including shots of the centerpiece. A few shots of people socializing, drinking and eating around a small table. Footage of people exchanging and unwrapping gifts. A few shots of people socializing, drinking and eating around a small table. A shot of people at a large
Footage of a large house and its grounds with a few shots of a man and woman posing in front of the house. A few shots of children playing outside on toy trucks and inside on a couch. A few shots of adults helping small children unwrap their gifts around a Christmas tree. Footage of
Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 6: ‘1952 to 53. June 1953 [?] of ma’s funeral. Summer 1953. Dec 1953 Willard School in Xmas parade.’ (02:40). Close-ups of children. Another party (3:27). Car going to house. Bride and father leaving house (04:01). Attention too. Chauffeur. School
Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 4: ‘1944, 45, 46, 47, 48. Janice 1st year.’ Woman and child in snow. Easter. Hits from past. (01:34:59). Man building fence. Child watching. (39:44). At a fair? Riding in toy car ride. (39:44). Carousel. Airplanes. Ferris Wheel. (40:11). Man
Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 5: ‘1948-1954. Gr. 1 to 5. At school 1948. 6 years old today. Summer 1949. 7 yrs old 1949. Sept 23 1950 8 years old. 9 yrs old today, 1951. Feb 1952. Recital dresses 195[?]. Ruth’s wedd.’ Four pre-teens. Boys
Viewing Notes Reel notes supplied by donor are in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned below. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 20. ‘Summer 1960. Laura’s 1st birthday and Mark’s christening.’ Mother [Helen] with baby [Laura] in yard. Birthday cake and first birthday party. (3:15:18) Baby in tub outside. (3:16:37) Family dressed up, outside, with baby. (3:17:10)