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>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. […]
Irving Forbes, with KF, JF, & FEF and ball. Katharine and Florence skiing; FEFdance; KF & JFdance. Dates on can: 1924, 1925, Dec. 1926, April 1928.
Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family’s life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are […]
Filmed in Vallejo, California. Some good shots to log.;Scenes from 1930, 1936, 1939-40, 1943;One sequence showing familiy visiting Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939 – 1940, focusing primarily on family members;Nice upper-middle-class picnic scene;Title: “Xmas 1943” over shot of woman reading Vallejo Times-Herald with headling: “3000 Planes Smash France/ Steel Workers Strike at Midnight
A shot of a sign that reads, “Medomak Cub Camp” with a wooden bear on each side. A shot of the farm house. A shot of flowers. A few shots of the camp. A shot of cubs walking through the forest. Footage of Cubs on the beach and in the water for swim lessons. Footage […]
This home movie from the Frick Collection captures the family at home in the Houston area, complete with puppies and a caged raccoon. The film concludes with footage of Linda and company looking for and cutting down their Christmas tree. The Frick Collection was donated to TAMI by John Frick and includes home movies of […]
Interesting record of a house being built from grassy lot to finished product. Well filmed. Finishes with shots of N.Y.C., and birds in garden. Also some good footage of home gardening.