1 Item in This Collection
1) [Allagash Trip 1960]
"ALLAGASH" #1-#5 1960;Two people in a motor powered canoe. A woman unloading the trunk of a car. People loading supplies into two canoes. A man and a woman pose for the camera in front...   more
Hughes, Kim Collection
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Credit: Kim Hughes Collection, Northeast Historic Film. Canoeing the Allagash River, Maine, 1960.
Primary Format and Extent
film (1400 ft.) : si., col. ; 16mm
Collection Date Range
1960
Summary
The collection contains [Allagash Trip 1960], one reel of 16 mm color, silent film. The amateur footage is of a canoe trip along the Allagash River in northern Maine. Two couples travel the Allagash filming shore scenery from the point of view of riding in the bow of a canoe. Scenes cover wildlife, fishing and hunting, rapids, sunsets, and camping. Footage includes detailed shots of skinning a black bear.
Biographical/Historical Notes
The collection was donated by Kim Hughes. The film was shot by her husband's grandmother, Jocye.
Genre(s)
Amateur
Place(s)
Repository
Northeast Historic Film
Availability
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.
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