[Maine Sea Coast Mission–production outtakes] Reel 5

These scenes appearing in this reel are outtakes or duplicates of scenes from the edited films produced by The Maine Sea Coast Mission View of a coastal lighthouse, Sunbeam pulling a mooring near an island, and the lighthouse at Mt. Desert Rock. Winter views of a bell buoy tipped over with weight of snow in […]

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[Luther G. Holbrook – home movies] Reel 2

Views of a rocky shoreline with wave crashing over the rocks. In Battle Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, a small iceberg has been towed in, and pieces are hauled up onto the dock with a winch, then dragged to an icehouse to be stored and used for packing salmon for shipping to England and Canada. Views […]

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[Luther G. Holbrook – home movies] Reel 1

Views of the schooner Bowdoin tied to the dock in Portland, Maine, June 16, 1934. Many visitors are on board, and the dock is crowded with visitors and family members of the crew on departure day. Nine young crew members pose on deck. Luther Holbrook is on far left, squatting. Other members of the crew […]

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[Camp Chewonki] Reel 1

Boys on jungle gym, waving to camera. Campers in shirts with Cs on them. Wrestling. Round Top Farms cows and pasture. Fields with cows. Farm men gathering hay in horse-drawn wagon. One man driving a tractor gathers mown grass for pick-up. Campers dressed with scarves on head play follow the leader (theatrical, arms waving, dancing, […]

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[Alexander Forbes—home movies] Reel 9, Accession 2533

Can notes “Aegean Cruise Corinth Reel 4 b&w” Intertitle: “Homeward bound via Patras, where a diver goes down to stop a leak in the hull.; Views of passengers sitting on the rear deck while Ramah is underway. Views of sails, rail, rigging while underway. A large traditional Mediterranean fishing/sailboat sails away from Ramah and into […]

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[Alexander Forbes—home movies] Reel 7, Accession 2533

Can notes: “Aegean Cruise – Corinth Canal- Delphi” Intertitle: “Through the Corinth Canal. Caikes in the Gulf of Athens.; Views of mountainous and rocky coastline from Ramah. Views of the Corinth Canal as Ramah passes through its high walls. In open water, we see traditional Mediterranean fishing/sailing vessels underway against the mountainous coast. A lighhtouse […]

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