About the Registry
About the Home Movie Registry
Arthur Smith was born in Silver Spring, Nevada in 1909 and passed away in 2000 after having lived in the Bay Area and Big Bear Lake, California. According to his typewritten autobiography, after high school he began working for the Pacific Telephone Company as a telephone repairman. He was asked by the company to make […]
Titles in French: “Le grand ecrivain et apotre de la pais e Asnieres en 1873 est mort a Moscou le 30 Aout 1935 au Kremlin” Amateur-looking footage – family poses in lobby for photography, child in center, camera on tripod at left. Family leaves building, walks down stairs, departs in automobile. Sign in Cyrillic letters. […]
This home movie captures scenes of the congregation of Mt. Horem Baptist Church traveling by bus to Conroe, Texas for what seems to be a joint service with Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church. Children put on robes for a choir performance and a potluck dinner takes place.
Home movie footage of children playing in winter coats at Kindergarten recess. kids posing outside on steps kids playing on tricycle kids wearing winter clothing kids holding hands
Morris Bell turns his camera on the junior high school student group
Can: “1) Danish Village complete 2) Portland Headlight 3) Flooding”;Good footage around Portland harbor and docks including lighthouse. Short winter scenes at home, then long look at uninhabited river. Flooding including collapsed bridge. One scene shows white rocks spelling out BARTLET.