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Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 44 – Cocktail Party

This home movie captures scenes of Thomas and Clarice Estell Freeman attending a cocktail party at a friend’s house.

The Easterwood Family Films, no. 12 – Rural Life

This home movie portrays rural life for the Easterwood family in the 1950s. Focusing primarily on the Easterwoods’ farm, the film captures many scenes of wheat fields, harvests, and farm equipment. Images of horses and ponies roaming in pastures, downtown Dimmitt, and an Easterwood family wedding anniversary celebration are also included.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 88 – Mattoon and Chicago, Illinois (1971)

This home movie captures scenes of Thomas F. Freeman traveling to Illinois in 1971, visiting friends in both Mattoon and Chicago, then stopping by the University of Chicago campus. Footage of Freeman opening birthday presents from his children is also included.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 89 – Trip to Richmond, VA (1970)

This home movie captures scenes of the Freemans visiting family in Richmond, Virginia where they catch up over family dinners and card games.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 39 – Reverend Gordon Visits Mt. Horem, Funerals (1970)

This home movie captures scenes of the Freemans hosting a dinner and the congregation of Mt. Horem Baptist Church taking part in several events celebrating the arrival of visiting minister, Reverend Gordon. Later footage includes scenes of a funeral service and wake.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 69 – Anniversary Tea (1975)

This home movie captures scenes of the Freemans attending an Anniversary Tea in 1975. There are several musical performances, including Carter’s band, a vocal ensemble, and a singer with piano accompaniment. Later footage includes Dr. Freeman recovering in a hospital room after what appears to be a broken bone in his left hand and scenes

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Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 33 – Cocktail Party (1973)

This home movie captures scenes of the Freemans attending a cocktail party with friends and colleagues.

The Easterwood Family Films, no. 16 – Bikes and Amarillo Airport

This home movie captures scenes of the Easterwood children riding bikes in their rural neighborhood with visiting family before taking them to the airport. The family and their visitors arrive at the airport, English Field, where they pose for pictures, the guests board the plane, and the Easterwoods watch the flight take off. The terminal

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Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 93 – Holiday Celebrations

The Freemans host a holiday party in their home for what appears to be Dr. Freeman’s TSU colleagues. Later, the Freeman children and their house guest, Paul, take part in the Freeman family tradition of making popcorn balls for Christmas.