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About the Home Movie Registry
Skeletal entry.;Info in logbook.
Note in can states: 1. Ft Knox June 1951, 2. Olmsted & Charleston June 1951, 3. Detroit & Windsor July 1951, 4. Niagara Falls July 1951.
This home movie captures scenes of the Murphy family in the historic town of Independence, Texas where they visit the original bell donated to the Baptist Church by Mrs. cy Lea, Sam Houston’s mother-in-law. The family also views the ruins of Baylor Female College and the men’s school, Baylor University. Baylor Female College moved to […]
The Bell family goes sightseeing in Arizona where footage includes great desert scenery at Saguaro National Monument, a tour of Old Tucson (an exact replica of 1860s Tucson) and visits to the Mission San Xavier del Bac, Tombstone, Bisbee, and Douglas.
Street scenes of Vienna. People in Austrian dress, streetcars, bicyclists. A woman (probably Helen Baker) talks to a young man who sells bread from a large basket on his back. She inspects a large round loaf of bread and then tosses it into the air. The donor, Stan Baker, who was sixteen at the time, […]
From Logbook: Glimpse of Lake Erie at Buffalo, NY, a road in Ohio, Going through Geneva and;Painesville, Ohio. Going through Indiana, clouds and fields in Illinois, near St. Louis.;Fountain at St. Louis, Mo.;Lead fields in State of Kansas, going through Tulsa, Oklahoma, John Krause drinking Coca Cola;At Bristow, Oklahoma, through Stroud, Oklahoma oil fields near […]
Yoka and Francisca Verdoner playing outdoors, they seem to be out in the country. They are running past a fence, down a paved strip. VS of the children and other family members outside in a garden. Some shots of Franicisca and Yoka near water