Can note: “No 26 – News 1941” Reel note: “Events About Town ’44 + ‘45” Boys ski. Tall grass pokes up through snow. Appears to be a back yard or field near homes. Several boys come down small hill and pass by camera. Young girls follow. Various shots of children skiing over small ski jump
Tag Archives: Scouts and scouting
Can notes: “’Family Affairs’;Bill + Pete in Scout Uniforms;Marion + Peter Fly To New York;Edith Taylor Gets Married;Kids Halloween Party in Basement;Marion has a Birthday;Commandos – Bill + Pete;Pete and his ‘Tank’;P.W.H. + Gordon Hilton in War Clothes + Wioes [sic];Robert Hussey home + Family;Jeffery Allen in Grandma’s Back Yard;Marion, Bill, Pete + G.I. Joseph[sic];Peter
From Logbook: Christmas tree & presents, Larry playing; with presents, Charles Jr. in sun parlor; A.W.H. making wreath.; Larry, Wadsworth & Frank with snow fort; in front of house. Larry dressed in; Uncle Sam suit.; Picnic at Scout camp with A.W.H., Rene; and Larry with May flowers. Views from; Scout camp.; A.W.H, Irene Noyes, Mrs.
1927 Boy Scouts at the White House, Washington, DC. Boy Scouts on White House grounds, Washington D.C., Received by President Calvin Coolidge, Olave and Robert Baden-Powell. Scouts on the Ellipse. May 1, 1927. (from Charles B. Hinds notes); Boy Scout parade with many flags. At gathering of scouts outside White House. Men stand around, some
Encampment in the woods. Nice coverage of row of tents and people milling around.; Main building with scouts coming out.; Scout with two semaphore flags signaling. Another doing same with lake in background. Flag among trees. Adults at camp. Men in military uniform. Women well dressed. Men seated on ground with sign saying “no parking”.
A few shots of boy scouts on a ferry boat. A few shots of scouts on a dock helping to unload a row boat.
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
A shot of scouts and a few scout leaders near a bus in a clearing. Footage of boys playing, swimming and jumping off of diving boards in a pool near the ocean. A shot of young boys, some in swim trunks with towels, getting out of the back of a pick-up truck and entering a