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1) [Maine Agricultural Footage]
NHF notes, 4/96: Maine agriculture footage shot by Maine Central Railroad, possibly intended for use in promotional film to attract passengers from New York City. With intertitles. Foot...   more
Mosher, Albert Collection
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Primary Format and Extent
film (800 ft.) : si., col. ; 16mm
Collection Date Range
circa 1938
Summary
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 many types of farm machinery and livestock, lunch in the field, and Baby Beef competition events at the 1938 Fryeburg Fair in Maine.
Biographical/Historical Notes
Albert Mosher is the 10-year-old boy who appears in this film with his father, Earl, and others at work on their farm in Gorham when the Maine Central Railroad film crew was there in 1938. The Moshers continue to live on his parents' farm.
Genre(s)
Promotional
Place(s)
Repository
Northeast Historic Film
Availability
The Collection is open for research.
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.
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