Earl Hodgkins Collection
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Collection Date Range
1945 - 1968
Summary
Collection contains [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] covering twenty-three years of family history. The early reels document some family travel to New York state, and the remaining material shows many aspects of holiday and vacation life, as well as home life for the Hodgkins whose children were young in the late 1940s and 1950s. They took summer vacations at Popham Beach, Maine, and Mt. Desert Island. Their daughter participated in Girl Scout encampments filmed in this collection. Summer scenes include sardine carriers (fishing boats) in coastal harbors, canoeing, parades, and children using still cameras outdoors. Winter scenes include skiing, skating, Christmas, and making ice-cream.
Biographical/Historical Notes
The Hodgkins had a home in Orrington and live in Winter Harbor, Maine.
People and Organizations
Hodgkins Family
Genre(s)
Amateur
Place(s)
Items in this collection: 19
Showing 1 - 10 of 19:
1) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 002
Box/can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 2: [dc 1946]more
2) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 003
Box/can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 3: Fort Popham--Marthe and Nellie. French trawler launching. Hyde home. Ricky as a baby. Dad Page. Charlotte at Desert of M...more
3) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 004
Box/can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 4: Spring 1947. Niagara falls. Dot, Andy and Joyce at Falls. Canadian gardens. David as a baby 6 wks. Jo Joseph and family,...more
4) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 6
Can notes: 'Skiing at Chestnut Ridge. Ann at house in Tonawanda, snow. Boy scouts paper drive. Ann in taylortot, 1949. Dunnington pups, lucky #1. Earl's flight to Maine. Debbie Holt and...more
5) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 007
Can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 7: Ann's second birthday. Christmas 1949, Second Street. Windsor Hotel fire, Bangor. First picnic of 1950, Lucerne. Launching G...more
6) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 008
Can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 8: 1951. Ann shoveling snow, Ohio Street. Billy and Nana, about a month old. Children in hole, Popham. Ann. Ann on Stevie's tra...more
7) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 11
Children play at beach. Family outside house, children wearing costumes. Boathouse and people riding in a crowded boat. Sailboat. Two children in motorboat. Girl paddles with oars. Fami...more
8) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 013
Can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 13: Christmas 1961--David Glidden--horse. Girl scout slumber party 1961. Camp scene--burning brush--March 1962. A day at the Ho...more
9) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 014
Can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 14: Big storm, 29-30 December 1963. Dietrich at Abol Falls, July 1963. Howards at Beech Hill 1963. Larsons at Beech Hill 1963....more
10) [Earl Hodgkins--home movies] Reel 016
Box/can notes as follows. Reel numbers are NHF-assigned. Reel 16: Mules at Cripple Creek. Aunt Lille etc. Hummingbird, Taylor [?]. Skiing--overexposed. Michelle. Rich's folks and Mary B...more
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