The Marcellus Hartman Collection, no. 26 – Trip to West Texas, 1956

Captured in this home movie is the Hartman family’s road trip to West Texas where they take in the historic sites and rugged landscape. They stop along the way in Fort Stockton and El Paso, attend a bullfight in Juarez, Mexico, visit to Sul Ross State College in Alpine, and camp in Big Bend National

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1965: Summer – Christmas – Jeff’s 5th Birthday – Judy 7th Birthday – Halloween

Sisak family home movie shot primarily in Racine, Wisconsin. The film features a visit to a deer farm, children riding amusement rides, children swimming in a backyard swimming pool, Door County lake scenes, family Christmas scenes, children ice skating, children riding bicycles, a young girl’s birthday party and another feeding zoo. The final scenes include

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Children, swimming, ice skating, Bucksport fire, 1940-1946–Joanne Swift–home movies. Reel 7

Compiled reel of black-and-white and color home movies including beach and camping scenes;Rubye, Jo, and Sue ice skating on the frozen driveway;and a pier fire in Bucksport.

Children at play, 1928–Robert N. Lupfer–home movies. Reel 1

Camp Kawanhee, Greenbrier–Robert N. Lupfer–home movies. Reel 13

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.

Camp Kawanhee–Robert N. Lupfer–home movies. Reel 12

Compiled color home movies of 1937 and 1938 summer activities at Camp Kawanhee boys’ camp at Weld, Maine.

Bermuda, 1929–Oscar R. Houston–home movies. Reel 5

Black-and-white home movies of the Houstons in Bermuda, including scenes of the family boating, swimming, and diving with a hand-operated air pump and helmet.

Bermuda in Kodacolor, 1929–Oscar R. Houston–home movies. Reel 6

1929 Kodacolor home movies of the Houstons in Bermuda, including scenes of sailing along the coast, swimming, and diving with a hand-operated air pump and helmet.

Bailey Island–King Family–home movies. Reel 12

Compiled color home movies of the King family traveling and at play, with many scenes at the beach.

Bailey Island–King Family–home movies. Reel 19