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1) Abbott, Philip J. Collection
Collection contains [Abbott family--home movies] which were most likely shot by Edward Farrington Abbott. They consist primarily of summer activities in Maine, including golfing, picni...more
4) Acadian Heritage Society Collection
Collection contains unedited footage including interviews with Acadians, focusing on their daily lives, customs, food, music and dance. The interviewer, Dr. Edward Martin, centers discu...more
1) Bardwell, John Collection
Collection contains 73 newsreels of "The News Magazine of the Screen" educational series produced by Warner Pathe. The films, intended for classroom use, cover a wide range of contempo...more
19) Bell, Ned and Dorrice Collection
Collection contains [Bell--home movies], family scenes at home in Hancock Point, Maine, and Pennsylvania, vacationing across the United States, and cruising around the world. Footage en...more
25) Blodget, Ben Collection
Collection contains [Ben Blodget--home movies], summer and winter scenes of family activities in and around Bucksport. Scenes include picnics, a Bucksport Memorial Day parade (ca. 1935)...more
28) Bourn, Lawton P. Jr. Collection
Collection contains [Walter Aiken--home movies] with Massachusetts scenes of the aftermath of a 1938 hurricane in Lee (damage to homes, orchards, roads and factories) as well as the Wes...more
35) Brown Paper Company Collection
This collection contains films by the Brown Paper Company of Berlin, NH, dealing with various aspects of the paper industry: processes such as pulpwood cutting and hauling, peeling spru...more
38) Bucksport Junior High School Collection
Collection contains two documentaries. "Places of Interest in the Bucksport Area" was created and narrated by students, and discusses local history and highlights architectural, cultura...more
43) 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
10) Champion International Corporation Collection
Collection concerns the paper and wood products manufacturing business, containing corporate films such as "Light Coated Quality" about paper manufacture, and "The Stud Mill Story," abo...more
2) Clements, Kitty Collection
Collection contains [F.B. Richards--home movies], including 1916 amateur footage of a production of "Snow White" staged at the Blue Hill Country Club in coastal Maine. Other scenes show...more
77) 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
114) Fogg, Janet and Tim Collection
Collection contains home movies, primarily scenes of women gardening, women's college field hockey games, outdoor suppers and family outdoor activities. Other footage shows Niagara Fall...more
117) Foss, Ernest L. Collection
Collection contains travelogues, created primarily for airline promotion, with titles such as "Views of Martinique 1953 Carnival" and "Wings to Europe, Grand Tour" [ca. 1960]. Other are...more
121) Freeport Historical Society Collection
Collection contains [J.D. Davis and Louise Davis--home movies], with scenes of family and community events such as a wedding, parades, graduation, snowy winters, outdoor activities and...more
123) Frye Collection
Collection contains unedited footage, [Launching of the Doris Hamlin, Harrington, Maine 1919], showing the launching of a four-masted schooner. A woman with large bouquet of flowers, p...more
126) 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
128) 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
19) Ginn, Steve/WABI Collection
Collection contains promotional works, primarily national spots such as "US Savings Bond Film, an American Partnership."more
132) Good Will-Hinckley Collection
Collection contains footage of the Good Will-Hinckley School, a farm school in Fairfield, Maine, with scenes of surroundings and various school activities such as farming, ice cutting,...more
21) 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
22) 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
23) Horovitz, Samuel Collection
The Samuel Horovitz Collection consists of 148 16 mm. film reels documenting primarily Horovitz’s worldwide lecture tours connected with his legal profession. In each of the countries...more
24) Howard, John and Elizabeth Collection
Collection contains [John Howard--home movies], reels documenting Orrington, Maine, and troop activities of the Katahdin Council contingent of Boy Scouts of America and Girl Scouts of A...more
25) Jonaitis, Tony Collection
Collection contains dramas. "Romany Rye" (1914), starring Marion Leonard, is a story about life with gypsies. "In the King's Service" (1915), directed by Tom Santschi and starring Mario...more
26) Just Maine Folks Collection
Collection contains "Just Maine Folks," a short comedy set on a farm produced by the Lubin Manufacturing Company. The film, which is intertitled, shows couples with romantic interests...more
27) Kellman, Peter/Jay Strike Collection
Collection contains factual works: approximately 120 hours of footage documenting a wide range of events surrounding the International Paper Company strike in Jay, which lasted seventee...more
28) Keppelman, Del Collection
This collection contains home movies of a 1930s Buffalo Bill parade and rodeo, family scenes, and a children's Easter egg hunt. An edited and intertitled segment shows a horseback journ...more
29) Knowlton, John D. Collection
Collection contains scenes of family life and work at the family bakery in Greenville, Maine. Footage shows outdoor winter activities, children in Halloween costumes, high school and co...more
30) Kodish/Northeast Archives Collection
Collection contains [Kodish--home movies], scenes of family gatherings, summer and winter activities, parades and bands, fireworks, children and a millyard.more
31) Maine Department of Agriculture Collection
Collection contains Maine state promotional films such as "Adventures in Eating," which compares a chicken barbeque in Belfast with a clam/lobster bake in Boothbay Harbor and "Maine Sum...more
2) Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Collection
Collection contains educational works such as: "Marsh Adventure" (1954) emphasizing the importance of marshlands in ecosystems; "To Conserve Our Heritage" about wildlife and nature cons...more
5) Maine National Guard Collection
Collection contains factual footage of field artillery activities and life in the Maine National Guard, filmed by Corwin Olds. Troops shown include the 152nd Field Artillery, the 172nd...more
34) Media Source Collection
Collection contains unedited footage of two Maine cultural events shot by Ben Levine, an independent producer: the Maine Festival (1977, 1978) and the Common Ground Fair (1979, 1982, 19...more
35) Mosher, Albert Collection
Collection contains Maine agricultural footage shot by Maine Central Railroad, edited with intertitles, and intended for use in a promotional film. Scenes include farm operations with...more
36) MPBN Collection
Collection contains over 100 factual programs broadcast by MPBN on subjects including health and medicine, economics, natural resources, government, crime, education, history and women'...more
37) 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
38) Pawle, Mrs. Robert Collection
Collection contains one home movie of a 1926 wedding showing architecture, clothing and dress of the period, and automobiles.more
6) Pearson, Adelaide Collection
The collection consists of 66 reels of black and white, and color 16 mm film. These are primarily films created by Adelaide Pearson during her world travels, including the Pacific, Asia...more
40) Penobscot Heritage Center Collection
Collection contains an educational/cultural work, "Abnaki: The Native People of Maine" that explores the cultural identity and survival of the Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Maliseet and Mic...more
6) Petrie, James Collection
Collection contains twelve titles which were part of a "Job Opportunities Series," produced in Massachusetts as a result of the Manpower Development Training Act, including "Applying f...more
42) Rugh, Anne Collection
Collection consists of the [Moses Pike--home movies], footage of fishing and hunting activities, coastal scenes, children with toys, and family events including a wedding. Other scenes...more
43) Senter, Wilbur Collection
Collection contains [Wilbur Senter--home movies], scenes of community events and family activities in the Rockland, Maine, area as well as trips to New York (New York World's Fair, 1939...more
44) SERESC Collection
Collection contains an educational/cultural work, "The Granite State Sampler," a visual archive chronicling New Hampshire state history, government, industry and communities through 12,...more
45) Sheldon Weiss Productions Collection
Collection contains footage from the Bangor State Fair and Blue Hill Fair, "From Stump to Ship" work print outtakes, "Norumbega" work print outtakes, and three promotional works for Co...more
46) Silverstein, Stuart Collection
Collection contains a short instructional film, "Donald Bakes Bread," which explains bread baking using a wood stove; a man grinds whole wheat, mixes ingredients, and demonstrates knead...more
47) Sommers, Henry Paul 'Richard' Sommers and Mary Louise (Wahl) Collection
Collection contains [Sommers--home movies], scenes of Christmas festivities, children and toys, piano playing, birthday parties, prom dress, family outings, snow and Magnolia Beach (Mas...more
48) Soule, David Collection
Collection contains [George E. Whitmore--home movies] that show primarily a decade and more of Christmas celebrations. Footage has intertitles and shows consistent pattern of scenes: de...more
49) Sprague, Ned Collection
Collection contains home movies, primarily scenes of fishing trips via double-decker steamer boats, the 'Twilight' and 'Katahdin,' on Moosehead Lake, Maine. Footage has intertitles such...more
50) Stewart, Archie Collection
Collection contains [Archie Stewart--home movies], a chronicle of the Stewart family and its worklife from the 1920s to the 1990s. Shown are the activities of five generations in Grand...more
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