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Two women walk down a dirt road, carrying large loads of sticks and brush on their backs. A small boy leads a pony down the dirt road. Views in a village as women walk together, a young boy with his younger sister on a burro on the road. At an animal market, a man clips […]
All scenes appear as black and white. Camels are lined up along a fence at the Temple of Karnak. An Egyptian man rides a donkey and chats with the American tourist. views of the Great Sphinx at Giza, with the pyramid in the background. The Great Pyramid of Giza (also called the Pyramid of Khufu […]
This home movie gives a glimpse into everyday life of the Withers family. A light dusting of snow on the ground, preparation for a trail ride, play alongside shots of the family visiting the beach, riding horses at their ranch, fishing
Home movies shot by travelers visiting Detroit, Michigan and Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1951. Shows displays and possibly a parade associated with the Detroit 200th Anniversary Celebration, scenes of Belle Isle Bridge and ferries, downtown street scenes, and high-angle shots and street scenes in Milwaukee.
From Logbook: The Hinds’, Bisbee’s, Richard Segler;Mary Josselyn, Mrs. George Bisbee and;Mrs. Stanley Bisbee at Thanksgiving;Dinner at 27 Chadwick Street.;Wadsworth L. Hinds in first evening clothes.;The front of our house at 27 Chadwick Street.;Street in winter. Larry, Charles Jr.;and Wadsworth hanging their stockings;The night before Christmas. The;Christmas tree with Charles Jr.;Wadsworth, A.W.H. and C.B.H.;Larry watering […]
This home movie from the 1970s captures a young woman named Peggy Greer, a Timpson native, dancing at Ouida Whitaker Dean’s home in Nat, a small community outside of Nacogdoches. The house, then in the framing stage of construction, provides a stage for Greer to show off her moves while others saw wood and build […]
The majority of this home movie features two different parades. The first takes place in Giddings, Texas, in 1958 and contains, amongst other things, a marching band, fire trucks, an airplane, and a number of floats representing local clubs and businesses. Also captured are scenes of the family taking practice rides in a round pen […]
Amateur footage filmed by Buell L. Edison, includes day and night scenes, freight and passenger trains, dieasel and steam locomotives, and Southern Pacific yards.