Tag Archives: puppets

The Ramon Galindo Collection, no. 14 ‘Puppet Show in the Park

This home movie from the Ramon Galindo collection, shot in Cairo, TX, shows all aspects of an outdoor puppet show in the park from families enjoying the show, clips of the show itself, and a behind-the-scenes look at the puppeteer in action. Fred and Judy Donaldson, well-known figures in Austin’s magic community, are believed to

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Tales of a Bahr (2013)

This student film, made by Sharon Bahr, uses archival footage from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image, paired with an audio interview, to document her parents

The Murphy Family Collection – Outdoor Fun and Foley’s Thanksgiving Day Parade (1953)

This home movie from the Murphy Family Collection captures scenes of the family having fun outdoors in 1953. They play with their pets in their yard, watch cattle in a pasture and an air show, get a haircut in the yard, visit the beach in Galveston, celebrate a birthday, and rake leaves. Great scenes of

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The Alan Frye Collection, no. 20 – Time Will Tell

This film captures an anti-nuclear protest march in New York City on June 6, 1982.

The Alan Frye Collection, no. 12 – Anti-nuclear Protest at the Texas Capitol, Part 1

This film captures an anti-nuclear movement demonstration at the Texas State Capitol.

The Parra Reyes Family Films, no. 1 – A Year in the Family’s Life (1975)

This compilation of home movies from the Parra Reyes family captures a year in the life of the family’s children. Caught on film are the children looking out of the window at a snowy winter’s day, a few birthday parties, and Christmastime, including a visit to a Christmas village in downtown El Paso. The movie

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