24 Items in This Collection
1) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 21
Amateur: Family in yard. Lincoln House. Pan of woods and mountains. Log bridge. Mountains. 'Thoreau Spring' sign. 'Mt. Katahdin' sign.   more
2) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 8
Amateur: Pan of rocky, wooded coastal bluffs. People looking at waterfall. Men on boat in rain gear. Bridge. Many shots of falls. Town buildings. Large crowd in street. Aerial shots of...   more
3) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 17
Amateur: Resort? Swimming pool. Mountains. Village scene. Large succulent plants. Mountain goats. Mountains. Burro. Box #17 said 'Mexico #2'   more
4) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 14
Amateur: Palm trees. Palm Beach Hotel. Goodyear blimp. Beach. Roads. Bridge. Cars. Beach motel. Suwannee River State Park sign. Beach. Mountain ridge. Houses. Roads. Old bridge. Housing...   more
5) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 1: Miami and Everglades
Film box notes: 'Feb and March 1955. Joel Campbells home also.' NHF cataloguer's notes, 1/96: Sea. Ships. Car approaching along road. Palm trees. Oranges. Pan of field, palm trees, hote...   more
6) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 7
Amateur: Woman braids girl's hair outdoors. Family on rocky beach. CU adults and kids eating watermelon. CU adults. Women in hats. Aged women. Four girls sitting in one swing. Girls wit...   more
7) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 19
Amateur: Trailers in campground. Ocean and boats. Coast from boat. 'Bahia Hondo Bridge' sign. Beach. 'Fly Havana' sign. Cemetery. Airplane. Car. Fruit trees. 'Jungle Cruise' boat. Dam....   more
8) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 12
Amateur: Pan of mountain. Hawk's Nest overlook sign. Aerial shot of train. Pan of mountains. Bridge shot from boat. Other boats. Snowy residential street and trees. Cars. Box #11 said '...   more
9) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 13
Amateur: Large group seated on lawn watching performance or presentation. Pan of mountains. Crowd with some in caps and gowns. Graduation? Old car. Coastal house. Sandy beach and ridge....   more
10) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 11
Amateur: Houses. People coming in and out of house. Dog. Slow pan of large city in distance. Playing golf. Riding bicycles. Family seated in yard. Tent in yard. Girls playing.   more
11) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 16
Amateur: Ranch. Mountain road. Cars. Children. Men riding burros laden with bananas or plantains. Pan of mountains. Latin American people walking. Mountains. Boy. Box #16 said 'Mexico #...   more
12) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 1
Amateur: Man with glasses and hat smokes pipe and poses. Small girl pushes doll carriage and plays in yard with toys. Poses with dolls and stuffed animals. Rides animal toys. Box #1 sai...   more
13) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 10
Amateur: Pan of coast. Animals in distance. Family picnic. Girl on swing, riding tricycle. Family ice skating. Large group of laughing girls pose in yard. LS of boat in bay. Pan of coas...   more
14) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 9
Amateur: Aerial shots of parade. Tilt shot up tall building. Bands marching, crowd. Confetti streaming down. Couple, girl playing. CU of cat. Girl and mother in yard with doll carriage....   more
15) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 15
Amateur: Ridge. Bridge. Car driving. Tram overhead. In town: man with camera and group posing. Horse race as viewed from box. MCU of horses and jockeys. Stands. Box #14 said 'Florida, T...   more
16) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 2: Silver Springs
Film box notes: '1936. Picnics and Mt. Jefferson.' NHF cataloguer's notes. 1/96: Loading wheelbarrow, woman carrying bucket. Couple walking toward camera. Sitting, gesturing. Florida. M...   more
17) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 2
Amateur: Couple with small girl in front of house. Small girl plays in yard, in sleigh, on sidewalks surrounded by snow, in front of long white house. Men saw logs. Box 1A said '1933?'   more
18) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 6
Amateur: Women in yard. Indoor family scene. Pan of coast. Bridge. Pan of large city. Shots taken from moving car. Airplane taking off. Old car. Girl on slide. Girls on swing, on other...   more
19) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 18
Amateur: Village. Car on beach. Gulls or sea birds. City scene. Restaurants. Large ship in water. Road. Car. White sand beach. 'Hurry Back and Sleep by the Gulf Tonight' sign. Beach. Mo...   more
20) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 3
Amateur: Men walk past horse-pulled hay wagon. Cows grazing in woods, walking in herd. Men in barn cutting sides of beef. Living room family scene with Christmas tree. Aged couple, woma...   more
21) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 20
Amateur: Very shaky shots of woman standing with baby and others in yard. Poor exposures. Baby crawling. Couple helping small girl to walk. Car. Adults clamming. Train approaching. Coup...   more
22) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 5
Amateur: Woman standing on swing. Other woman pushing girl on swing. Man holding ball. Family on rocky coast. Outdoor cookery. Family on boat eating. Pan shot of coast from boat. Two-ma...   more
23) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 4
Amateur: Snowy woods. Woman and girl in front of house. Aged woman in fur coat walks up. CU of woman (mother?) in hat. Small girl indoors with basket. Family leaving house. Small girls...   more
24) [Frank Nash--home movies] Reel 3: Maine coast
Film box notes: 'Summer 1934. Cadillac Mt. On boat with Geo., Honey, Susie, Elanor, Gus Nye, Lady Fisher Smith, John Nashes family.' NHF cataloguer's notes, 1/96: Girl smiling at camera...   more
Willey Collection
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Primary Format and Extent
film (2,400 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. reversal pos.
Collection Date Range
1933 – 1956
Summary
Collection contains [Frank Nash--home movies], scenes of children, Christmas, family outings and trips to Florida, Cuba and Mexico. [Joanne Willey--home movies] shows Florida scenes, especially Miami and the Everglades. Members of the Nash family appear throughout.
Biographical/Historical Notes
Frank W. Nash, father of Joanne Willey, lived in Cherryfield, Maine.
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