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 to 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.
Encoded archival description
Items in this collection: 2
Showing 1 - 2 of 2:
1) [Albert Conley--home movies] Reel 40
Ansco film stock. // Notes from film tag: Bowling Green across Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Dutch Village in New Castle Del; Delaware Bridge; New Jersey Turnpike; George Washington Bridge;...more
2) Trip to New York World's Fair over Merritt Highway, 1939--Albert Conley--home movies. Reel 42
Views from an automobile driving to the New York World's Fair on the Merritt Parkway and a visit to Florida. more
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