5 Copies of This Film
1) 1108.0007_VHS
VHS
2) 1108.0007_IN3/4
3) 1108.0007_SVHS
4) 1108.0007_F16
16mm film; 343 ft.; Silent; b&w and color
5) 1108.0006-.0009_DVD
DVD; Unknown
[Archie Stewart--home movies] Reel 007
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Identifier
1108.0007
Date(s)
1939 – 1940
Viewing Notes
NHF cataloguer's notes, 1/96: Reel 7: Slate: 1939-1940. Geese at Mattamuskeet [North Carolina] Viewing notes: Faded color. Various views of lighthouse. Four people, Archie Stewart's parents and others. [Annie Eliza Maharay Stewart, Archie's mother (1879-1972), second left in group. Thomas Wesley Stewart, Archie's father (1874-1951) shown on ferry. George Northrop is well-dressed man with cigar.] View from top of lighthouse signal tower, river and plowed fields. Geese on shore, flying, rising from water. Ducks and flocks of swans. Ferry approaches pilings, interior of ferry deck, signs says 'Gateway to the South.' [The ferry is the Chesapeake Bay Ferr from Norfolk to the Delmarva Peninsula] Various shots of smokestack, people on deck, truck loading, departure from dock, passing other boats in harbor. Nice shots (dark) of ferry passing setting sun, low, red sky, reflection on water. Mules, cow in barnyard. Men weighing feed (?), around car. Several prosperous looking white men chomping cigars. Two black men in overalls. Archie, in suit, pats pair of mules.
Genre(s)
Subject(s)
Domestic animals, Birds
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