23 Items in This Collection
1) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 7
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 7: Deer farm. Waterfront. Scenes of devastation (Hurricane of 1934?) Probaby a convention. Model of a state house is shown....   more
2) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 7
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 7: Shots of large fields.   more
3) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 11
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 11: Man feeding geese. Girl and dog drinking from sculptured fountain. Shots of stone house and cars in a garage.   more
4) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 6
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 6: Country scenes. Small-town American Legion Parade. Mountains. Lakes. Beach scenes. Same family (as in earlier reels) at a...   more
5) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 8
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 8: Circus. Zoo. Mountain scenes. A small-town parade. Four-masted schooner 'Seth Parker' open to the public. Islands. Se...   more
6) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 9
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 9: Map of Maine.   more
7) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 5
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 5: Maine Publicity Bureau Title: 'Climbing Katahdin From Famous Great Smith Basin and Along the Knife Edge.' Canoe shots, cl...   more
8) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 5
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 5: More scenes in Grand Central Station. More Statue of Liberty and harbor scenes. Mid-town scenes from atop a high building...   more
9) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 12
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 12: Old-time train ride and cookout. Steam engine.   more
10) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 14
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 14: Pulpwood or firewood cutting (too dark to tell which).   more
11) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 4
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 4: General Electric Plant. Race track (Louisville or maybe Schenectedy?) Large lake. Many boathouses. Speedboat. A waterwork...   more
12) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 13
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 13: Geese flying. Bear on edge of woods. Moose stuck in snow. Moose in field and in the woods.   more
13) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 10
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 10: Titles.   more
14) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 3
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel number is NHF-assigned): Reel 3: A resort hotel with golf course. Shot of 'Old Man of the Mountain' at Crawford Notch, NH similar to that in Reel 1. Vacatio...   more
15) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 3
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 3: People fishing from canoe, shot of casting from shore, two men fish from row boat.   more
16) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 6
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 5: Maine Publicity Bureau Title: 'Climbing Katahdin From Famous Great Smith Basin and Along the Knife Edge.' Canoe shots, cl...   more
17) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 1
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel number is NHF-assigned): Reel 1: 'Atlantic City Boardwark, 360 degree pan, approx 1929-1930. Flying boat, probably USN. Two scenes of man walking on beach....   more
18) [unidentified--home movies] Reel 2
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel number is NHF-assigned): Reel 2: Chicago River from Michigan Ave. Bridge. S.S. North (or South) American, a Great Lakes Steamer. Michigan Avenue looking sou...   more
19) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 2
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 2: Maine Publicity Bureau Title: 'The Singing Atlantic Along the Cape Elizabeth Shore Drive.' Shots of ocean, then two shots...   more
20) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 1
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 1: 'Girls Camp Activities', date code 1935. Title: 'Harrie B. Coe, State of Maine Publicity Bureau.' Red and faded color, gi...   more
21) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 4
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 4: Maine Publicity Bureau Title: 'The Guides Put on an Outdoor Dinner as only Maine Guides Can.' Shots of men cooking outdoo...   more
22) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 15
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 15: Note on film box: 'Cull.' Shot list inside box: 'Battleships off CE. Auto[?]. Butterflies on lilacs. Puffins. Loading ha...   more
23) [promotional footage by Harrie B. Coe] Reel 8
NHF cataloguer's notes (reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 8: Date code 1940. Shot list in film box: 'Overall film. Plowing (2). Mrs. C. (glasses) dark cut. Mrs. Carroll OK. Wed. part...   more
Brick Store Museum Collection
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Primary Format and Extent
film (3360 ft.) : si., b&w and col. ; 16 mm. reversal pos.
Collection Date Range
1929 – 1945
Summary
Collection contains 750 feet of promotional footage (1935-1939) made by Harrie B. Coe for the Maine Publicity Bureau, with scenes of girls' camp activities, Cape Elizabeth and Mount Katahdin, recreational fishing and guides cooking outdoor dinner. Collection also contains home movies including scenes of Atlantic City, New York City, Chicago panoramas and street views, and the Old Man of the Mountain rock formation at Franconia Notch. See also Harrie B. Coe Collection.
Biographical/Historical Notes
Harrie B. Coe, born in Portland, Maine, was founding president of the Maine Publicity Bureau.
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