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5) Bemis, Alan Collection
The Alan Bemis Collection contains 47 reels of 16 mm. film shot by Alan Bemis and Sidney Shurcliff between 1927 and 1948, 2 VHS tapes, and an Ampro Precision 16 mm. projector. The coll...more
7) Bohlen, Scott Collection
The Scott Bohlen Collection contains 12 reels of amateur, black-and-white and color 16 mm. film shot between 1926 and 1943. The films depict various travels, celebrations, and recreati...more
30) Bradford, John Collection
Collection contains [Sebasco Lodge 1930s] promotional footage of summer activities at a resort near the mouth of the New Meadows River, fifteen miles outside Bath, Maine. Golf, tennis,...more
31) Bradley, Cameron Collection
The Cameron Bradley Collection consists of 44 reels of 16 mm. film shot between the 1920s and 1950s. Earlier footage within the collection depicts scenes of school grounds and various...more
8) Branch, Joan Collection
Collection contains [Forrest Colby--home movies], showing predominantly summer and winter activities at Pleasant Pond camp in western Maine, also summer and winter logging activities, a...more
33) Brick Store Museum Collection
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 Kat...more
40) Butler, James F. Collection
Films show the young family and many friends of James F. Butler. First 100ft affected by camera malfunction (no loop in camera) which produces streaking effect. Activities include swi...more
41) Cady, Paul Collection
Collection contains "Rapid River Races" documenting the National White Water Championships held on the Rapid River at Middledam, Maine, in September 1940. Scenes include racers launchi...more
10) Camp, Frederic E., Mrs. Collection
Collection contains [Frederic E. Camp--home movies], which include scenes of summer outdoor activities, primarily in Maine, such as boating, picnics, sports, birthday and holiday celebr...more
11) Capstaff/Dennen Collection
Collection contains [John Capstaff/Dennen--home movies], primarily scenes of domestic and recreational activities in Rochester, New York, and family trips to Maine (Lake Sebago), New Ha...more
11) Clark, David Collection
Collection contains a documentary, "Tales of Wood and Water," which explores Maine's contemporary wooden boat building and use. The video employs an episodic format and includes scenes...more
12) Clarke, Karen Collection
The Karen Clarke Collection contains 39 reels of 16 mm. amateur film. The collection was shot between 1926 and 1964 by her father, Simmons Brown, of Falmouth, Maine. Many reels depict...more
4) Clark, Walter J. Collection
Collection contains [Walter J. Clark--home movies], a record of community activities and public spaces in and around Ellsworth, Maine, with some scenes of family activities and travel....more
14) Coe, Harrie B. Collection
Collection contains promotional films made by Harrie B. Coe for the Maine Publicity Bureau, featuring life in Maine. Included are scenes of Rockland lime quarries, blueberry raking and...more
16) Conley, Albert Collection
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 U...more
18) Cunningham, Wallace Collection
Collection contains [Wallace Cunningham--home movies], scenes of camp and farm activities, fishing, wildlife, clambakes, snow shoveling and kite flying, Christmas and Easter celebration...more
2) Dash, Marion Collection
Collection contains [George and David Dash--home movies] filmed primarily in and around Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Scenes at Bath, Maine, include activities at the Merrymeeting Camp for b...more
20) Dassler, Lee Collection
The Lee Dassler Collection contains fifty-five reels of 8 mm. film, one reel of 16 mm. film, and three audio reels shot and recorded primarily by her father, John Carl Dassler, between...more
19) Davis, Dave Collection
Collection contains a home movie, "First Orland Raft Race," showing the rafts constructed using a variety of materials including inner tubes on the Narramissic River in Orland, Maine.more
20) Deer Isle Historical Society Collection
Collection contains home movies of Maine, Massachusetts, and NY, with scenes of Bar Harbor and the Porcupine Islands from Cadillac Mountain, men preparing a baseball field, New York Cit...more
23) Dennison, Henry Sturgis Collection
The films depict the domestic life of the Dennison family at their home at Juniper Hill, Framingham, Mass., and their hunting camp, Dobsis, on Sysladobsis Lake, near Springfield, Maine....more
22) Dice, Peg Collection
Collection contains three educational/cultural works. "Fence in the Water" (1980) concerns Maine fishermen in Penobscot Bay who use weirs and traditional fishing methods to harvest herr...more
23) Eaton, Eugene Collection
Collection contains a documentary, "A Maine Lobsterman, or A Day in the Life of a Fisherman," depicting the daily activities of lobsterman Eugene Eaton. See also Robert Saudek Collectio...more
6) Elliott, Harris M. Collection
The Harris M. Elliott Collection consists of 27 reels of amateur 8 mm. film and one commercial 8 mm. film print. The amateur films in the collection were shot by Harris Elliott and doc...more
27) Erswell, George A. Jr. Collection
Collection contains [George Erswell, Sr.--home movies], scenes of family vacations with a camper, a summer camp, boating, ice fishing, whales, a biplane doing stunts and a man doing acr...more
30) Forbes, Irving Collection
The Irving Forbes Collection contains of 45 reels of 16 mm. film, 4 reels of 28 mm. film, a Pathé Kok 28 mm. motorized projector, and a Bell & Howell Filmo 57 16 mm. projector. For...more
4) Geer, Blanche PhD Memorial Collection
Collection contains [O.P. Geer--home movies], edited footage with intertitles and scenes of family life, work at the law office, travel, summer camp, boating and sailing. Collection als...more
2) Gilbert, Charles Collection
Collection contains [Charles Gilbert--home movies] and several commercial short films. The amateur footage is well shot and covers a mix of family events such as vacations, holiday rit...more
34) Goodman Collection
Collection contains [Goodman--home movies] showing summer outdoor family activities primarily in the Kennebunk and Kennebunkport area. Scenes include beach outings and picnics, canoeing...more
30) Gordon, William Collection
Collection contains "Our Camp, 'Camp Awahnee' at Lake Meddybemps," home movies with intertitles documenting the camp and local community on the lake. The footage is well shot, depictin...more
31) Graham, John Collection
Collection contains [John Graham--home movies], primarily scenes of fishing and hunting at summer and winter camps in northern and central Maine. Also shown are salmon fishing on the Pe...more
32) Great Cranberry Library Collection
The Great Cranberry Library Collection consists of seven reels of film shot between 1930 and 1939. The majority of the footage shows people engaging in traditional summer activities on...more
33) Hancock Historical Society Collection
Collection contains a documentary, "A Century of Summers," a 45-minute film made in 1986; it concerns the impact on Hancock of a summer colony and includes interviews with residents of...more
37) Hardy, Helen I. Collection
Collection contains [Ernest Broadbent--home movies] with scenes of Wheaton College in 1940 including graduation, faculty, and campus buildings. Other footage shows family members in Tau...more
35) Hawkes, Rick Collection
Collection contains home movies made during all seasons of the year at the family’s home in Bangor, Maine, at their lakeside camp, and while traveling around Maine and to Winnipeg, Cana...more
36) Holbrook, Luther Collection
The Luther Holbrook Collection contains 4 reels of 16 mm. film shot by Luther Holbrook. Footage depicts the 1934 voyage of the schooner Bowdoin from Portland, Maine, to Labrador and Ne...more
37) Howard, John & Elizabeth Kimball and Young, Stanton & Carol Kimball Collection
Collection contains home movies of young people at two summer camps in New Hampshire. Primarily shown are activities at the girls' camp (Bonheur), with some footage of the boys' camp (B...more
38) Jefferson Historical Society Collection
Collection contains a promotional film with intertitles describing activities at a Maine sporting camp, Sunset Lodge. Scenes include a lobster cookout, guided fly-fishing and boating.more
39) Laverty Collection
Collection contains promotional footage: scenes of northern Maine shot by a Greenville guiding service. Shown are activities in the Moosehead Lake region as well as major northern river...more
40) Leavitt, Keith Collection
Collection contains prints of six Maine documentaries: "Edmund Muskie: The Man of Maine," "Fence in the Water," about Maine herring seining (see Peg Dice Collection), "Nature’s Blueber...more
41) Library of Congress Paper Print Collection
Collection contains documentaries. "Logging in Maine" (1906) shows men cutting timber and river driving logs to the mill. "Trout Fishing, Rangeley Lakes" (1906) is a film made for the N...more
42) Machias Memorial High School Collection
Collection contains documentaries. "A Question of Survival: Washington County, Maine" depicts regional family history and one winter of life and work. Works by Machias Memorial High Sch...more
43) Maine Sea Coast Mission Collection
The Maine Sea Coast Mission Collection contains 104 reels of 16 mm. film shot by members of the Maine Sea Coast Mission between 1927 and 1966, consisting of feature-length films, titles...more
44) Maxim, Hiram Percy Collection
Collection contains [Hiram Percy Maxim--home movies] and home movies by and about the members of the Maxim and Lee families. Along with footage of family weddings, holidays and travel,...more
45) McVane, Earl Collection
Collection contains [Cliff Island footage], home movies of boats and the shore on the coast of Maine. Scenes include moving a boat from the shop to the beach with the many people pulli...more
46) Messler, Patricia W. Collection
The Patricia W. Messler Collection consists of fifteen reels of amateur 16 mm. film. The collection was shot in black-and-white and color between 1939 and 1942 and documents the extend...more
48) Museum of Modern Art Collection
This collection contains actuality footage from the American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, "Canoeing in Maine" (1906), showing Moosehead Lake canoeing, including travel by horse and w...more
49) Newman, Laurance Collection
Collection contains [Laurance Newman--home movies], films of family recreational and work activities including farming, skiing, home repair, fishing and lobstering on Mt. Desert Island....more
50) Norcross Heritage Trust Collection
The Norcross Heritage Trust Collection contains 10 reels of 8 mm. film shot by George Fowler, Sr. in the 1930s and 1940s. Footage depicts gardening, farming and family scenes such as f...more
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