Compiled color home movies featuring scenes of Lupfer family travel in Quebec, Canada, and West Virginia, and of summer camp activities at Camp Kawanhee in Weld, Maine.
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Scenes from an outdoor graduation ceremony. Shots of members of a family around the yard and garden of a house. Brief shot of a military ceremony. This reel includes both black and white and color film.
Compiled color home movies of 1937 and 1938 summer activities at Camp Kawanhee boys’ camp at Weld, Maine.
Donor notes: “Marion + Charlotte @ Attean May 1955;Myer Wedding June 1955;Launching Charlottes [sic] Boat 1956;Bill’s Backyard 1956;Pete’s Graduation 1957;Charlotte @ Camp 1957” Reel notes: “Ducks ‘56” Young woman laying/sleeping on boat moving through water. Picnic set up on rocks near water. Marion and another woman walking in rocks. Boat of young people pulling up
North Star Camp scenes. Dark. Boys piled in back of North Star Camp truck with one young man sawing something off the back of the truck. More dark footage, cannot make out what is happening. Waterfall, young man with waterfall. Packing the North Star Camp truck with boys gathered around. Boys and men gathered on
North Star Camp scenes. Group of boys posing, waving to camera in front of camp structures. One boy has crutches. Shot of water through the trees from the top of hill or higher ground.
Family scenes. Child looking out a window, waving. Child is read to. Shots of playing catch outside with girls. Jump roping. Girls walking down the street. An old man on the street and walking along the side of the house. Family walks down street. Shot of a park area. Fountain and pond in the park.
North Star Camp footage. Sailing. Canoeing. Raising of the flag with campers saluting. Sports activities such as running springs (shot from front and side views) and long jump. Campers and counselor walking down dirt road through trees. More activities including: baseball in a field, shooting/target practice, archery, swimming and diving. Diving viewed from shore and
Footage of men and boys dressed as Native Americans at a Pow-Wow. Footage of Medomak campers and visitors from the girl’s camp, Camp Wyconda, playing, swimming and diving in a lake. A few shots of the girls in and around an open, outdoor structure. A few shots of boys and girls playing mixed doubles tennis.