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The Local Gang in Kidnappers Foil – Pennsylvania

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This version of an Our Gang style itinerant film, made by Texas filmmaker Melton Barker, stars a local cast from Allentown, Pennsylvania. When their friend Betty Davis is kidnapped, the local children pull together to find her. Once the kidnappers are caught and turned over to the police, the gang celebrates with a party and […]

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Smile, Laugh, Cry (2013)

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This student film, made by Charlie Sanchez, uses archival footage from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image to explore the experience of growing up with family on both sides of the Texas-Mexico border. The film examines how the border divides two societies, but Sanchez, through the experience of getting to know his family in […]

Building the Mollymauk

John W. L. Collection, Northeast Historic Film, White,

>1955 date code on film. // Can label: ‘Building the ‘Mollymauk’ in Harpswell by four lobstermen at Henry Barnes; Bill Bibber and 2 others. A Maine lobster boat built for family cruising. 1956.’ // Construction of 32-foot lobster boat at home of Henry Barnes on Route 24 in Harpswell. People have picnic and others stop […]

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Moore Family Films, no. 4 – Oil at Home and in the Field (c. 1956)

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This home movie captures scenes of Lamar and Dixie Moore erecting a miniature oil derrick in their front yard to display their name and house number, followed by scenes of operations on a drilling rig run by Moore’s drilling company, Moutray-Moore Drilling Co.