Tag Archives: Recreation areas

[Philip W. Hussey–home movies] Reel 6, Accession 2525

Reel notes: “Events About Town -46 -47 48 ’49” Can note: “27” Wedding footage. Flower girl and then the rest of the bridesmaids coming down the aisle. Various shots of the wedding party, including shaking hands as guests greet the family. Shot of people dressed up, woman in black lace gloves and men in suits,

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[Oscar R. Houston—home movies] Reel 6

Intertitle: “CAMP 2 “THE ELYSIAN FIELDS” ON THE MORAINE OF WEST FORAKER GLACIER.” Shots of snow covered mountain peaks. Men take in the view. One man takes a picture. Intertitle: “A DAY OFF.” Footage of men relaxing by a tent, lounging, playing cards and drinking tea. Shots of the horizon and the surrounding mountains. A

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[Oscar R. Houston—home movies] Reel 2

Bash Bish Falls State Park in Mt. Washington, MA. Footage of a waterfall. A shot of two men in the surrounding rocks. Footage of a boy climbing up a fallen tree and over some rocks. Several shots of a wooded landscape. Scenic views of snow covered mountain peaks and valleys. Footage of a home, garden

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[Lloyd B. Hayes–home movies] Reel 5

Rachel Millard and two other women greet each other at the docks. A man steps in a rowboat and paddles around a bit. The man and two women row the boat to shore, the women get out and the man jumps back in the boat. The man and a woman row the boat to shore.

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[Albion Emery–home movies] Reel 8, Accession 2178

A few shots of the remnants of a building after a fire. A few shots of children riding a toy tractor pulling a wagon through Emery’s Cottages. A shot of people cooking in a kitchen. Footage of an awards ceremony, including a man and a group of children receiving an award. A shot of two

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