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The Murphy Family Collection – Outdoor Fun and Foley’s Thanksgiving Day Parade (1953)

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This home movie from the Murphy Family Collection captures scenes of the family having fun outdoors in 1953. They play with their pets in their yard, watch cattle in a pasture and an air show, get a haircut in the yard, visit the beach in Galveston, celebrate a birthday, and rake leaves. Great scenes of […]

The Steve Gomez Collection, no. 15 – Casamiento, El D

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This home movie captures scenes of a wedding reception in a family home. The cake is cut before the bride, groom, and their guests dance the night away. Following are scenes from the next day, when the happy newlyweds and their family do the twist and other dances in their living room.

[Home Movies: Medicus collection: New York World’s Fair, 1939-40] (Reel 2): Medicus, Phillip

Medicus collection, Prelinger Archives

>4:00:47:29 – 04:02:39:24 color silent 1939-40;Can marked: “Electrical, Industrial, Food and State Buildings, night scenes;Electrical section, Industrial & Food Buildings intro.;World’s Fair flag raised & waving in wind- Trylon & Perisphere symbols. VS EXT: Administration building of Fair. TD from American flag to two men talking outdoors. (President of World’s Fair Grover Whalen & unident. […]

The E.B. Hopkins Collection, no. 8 – Birthday Parties (1955-56)

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In this 1950s home movie, members of the Hopkins family celebrate two birthday parties. In the first, Dani and his friends enjoy the 1920s-era attractions at what is most likely Kiddie Park in San Antonio. Established in 1925 and renovated in 2009, Kiddie Park is now the oldest children’s amusement park in the nation and […]