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Creators:
Findlay, George, Sr.
Dates:
1957
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent; color silent; 1,005 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

1957 amateur film shot by George Findlay, Sr. of the Zuid-Grens expedition in Surinam (Dutch Guinea). Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and c...

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Dates:
circa 1945-1993
Size:
Film reels (1 hour, color silent; 1,400 feet, 16mm)
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1999.09
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film on the Blackfoot Indians and video with various footage relating to Allan Houser, a Chiricahua Apache sculptor, painter and book illustrator. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be ...

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Dates:
circa 1930-1939
Size:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 400 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2003.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film taken in Papua New Guinea, ca. 1930s, by unknown person. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The i...

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Creators:
Huyett, Garson
Dates:
1930
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent; color silent; 7,500 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1996.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film taken by Garson Huyett of his 1930 around-the-world cruise on the S. S. Resolute. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and consider...

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Creators:
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996
Dates:
circa 1945-1969
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 175 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2000.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film (probably outtakes) taken by Waldo R. Wedel of, probably, River Basin survey activities. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and c...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
Video recordings (22 minutes, BetacamSP)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2005.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film of North Dakota with American Indian activities and Tenoso's father, One Bull, from the home movie collection of the Liessman family. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds ...

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Creators:
Stone, Janet
Dates:
circa 1963
Size:
1 Film reel (color silent; 500 feet, 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1996.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film shot by Janet Stone of the investiture of paramount chief Kande Sao of Kalangba, Gpendembu Gowahun Chiefdom, Sierra Leone, c. 1963. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds wi...

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Creators:
Challinor, Joan R.
Challinor, David, 1920-2008
Dates:
1956-1965
Size:
1 Cubic foot (7 films, Reels AC1233-OF0001 and AC1233-OF0002 are composite reels created by the Archives Center, National Museum of American History, the former comprising "Children Summer, Fall, and Winter, 1956-1957" and "Challinor Family Home Movie, 1957" and the latter comprising "Guilford, 57-58" and "Challinor Family Home Movie, 1959", 16mm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1233
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

David Challinor served the Smithsonian Institution in an official capacity for 30 years, eventually becoming the assistant secretary to Sidney Dillon Ripley. Joan R. Challinor became an historian and advocate of library sciences and education. In 1956, however, they were busy with their young family. David only returned to university for graduate school in 1957, in his late 30s. They both went on to have successful careers and active family lives. This collection includes 7 home movie films that document thte Challinor family.

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Creators:
Hay, Benjamin Harrison
Dates:
circa 1930-1940
Size:
2 Film reels (33 minutes, black-and-white silent; 800 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documenting coal mine operation and other activities in Schuykill County, Pennsylvania filmed by Mr. Wettereau's uncle, Benjamin Hay. Footage shows local people, school children, mine workers and miners, and a man with a dog (collie) posing for camera or working. Much of the footage shows the daily workings of an anthracite coal mining oper...

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Creators:
Duncan, James T.
Duncan, Paul
Dates:
1937-1941
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0827
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Filmed entirely on location at the W. Clark McMillen Farm in Atlantic, Pennsylvania, the Paul Duncan Film Collection documents three types of now obsolete farming practices using draft horses and manual labor: making hay (1937), threshing wheat (1939), and cradling & flailing (1941). The film is 8mm, black and white and color. Edge codes date f...

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