Albert Conley Collection
Credit: Albert Conley Collection, Northeast Historic Film.
Primary Format and Extent
film (13,450 ft.) : si., b&w and col. ; 16 mm. reversal pos.
Secondary Format and Extent
film (1,200 ft.) : si., col. ; super 8 mm. reversal pos.,film (6,500 ft.) : si., b&w and col. ; 8 mm. reversal pos.
Collection Date Range
1936 - 1961
Collection contains [Albert Conley--home movies], showing home in Freeport, Maine, as well as travels in the U.S., Canada, and Ecuador. Includes scenes of Maine cities and towns, the University of Maine, Orono, and coastline and islands. Also includes scenes from automobile trips to Florida, where the Conleys had a house in Ormond Beach, north of Daytona, and a trip west to New Mexico, the Grand Canyon and the California coast.
Dr. Albert D. Conley (1887-1974) was a resident of Freeport, Maine. He was a research chemist, married Mary F. Johnson Conley and lived on Pleasant Street, Freeport. His second wife was Madelyn Edith Dyer Conley. Tags on the film containers used to identify people and locations were most likely made by Conley, or his second wife Madelyn.
Subject(s)Automobiles, Boats and boating, Cities and towns, Coasts, Families, Islands, National parks and reserves, Recreation areas, Tourist trade, Travel, Universities and colleges
Northeast Historic Film
Access is restricted; consult repository for detail.
Condition Governing Reproduction and Use
Authorization to reuse and/or reproduce must be obtained from Northeast Historic Film. See http://oldfilm.org/content/stock-footage-licensing for more information.
Items in this collection: 67
Showing 1 - 10 of 67:
1) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 1
Notes from film tag: 'Automobile trips in Maine.' // 1928, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934 edge codes on film. // Film has twist throughout. // Intertitle: 'Automobile Trips in Maine.' Cap...more
2) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 2
Notes from film tag: 'University of Maine, Reel 1, our year at Orono to Alumni Reunion.' // 1929, 1932, 1933 edge codes on film. // Moderate twist throughout. // One portion has a fair...more
3) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 3
Date from edge code on film. // Notes from film tag: 'University of Maine, Orono, Reel 2, Glen's graduation to ice carnival.' // Brief portion with fairly severe edge damage near head....more
4) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 4
Date from edge code on film. // Notes from film tag: 'New road, approach to Freeport house; Barbara Richie moves; Back Bay Boulevard and House at Boxford in Snow storm; Mary's old schoo...more
5) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 5
Ansco film stock. // Notes from film tag: 'University of Maine 1961.' // Sign: 'U. of ME. Alumni Registration.' New education building. Campus footage. Older woman in front of car.more
6) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 6
Date from edge code on film. // Kodachrome. // Notes from film tag: 'Early about 1936 Reunion at Orono' // Alumni gathering at University of Maine. Class of 1916 games, hitting people w...more
7) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 7
1949, 1951, 1953 edge codes on film. // Ansco and Kodachrome stock. // Brief section of edge damage at tail requires repair. // Notes from film tag: 'Boothbay Harbor Yacht Club; Southpo...more
8) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 8
1930, 1933, 1935, 1939 edge codes on film. // Color portion all has 1939 edge code. // Notes from film tag: 'Trips of the Almacon. Seguin; much of Boothbay Harbor; Captain Free and picn...more
9) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 9
Date from edge code on film. // Notes from film tag: 'Titles.' // 'The Maine colony. Sarasota Florida, on the municipal pier. St. Petersburg, our Florida home. Through the Cape Cod Cana...more
10) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 10
1934, 1935, 1944 edge codes on film. // Notes from film tag: 'Maine Colony; original house; Fire scenes in color and black & white' // 'Our Florida Home Sarasota.' Child dancing with cr...more
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