Julia Hanks Mailer home movie collection, circa 1926 – 1940, bulk 1928-1934

Film/Collection name :

Julia Hanks Mailer home movie collection, circa 1926 - 1940, bulk 1928-1934

Content Description :

A compilation of home movies possibly documenting the Hanks-Mailer families which includes seven different movies that have been spliced together. The footage, dated between circa 1926 and 1940, contains shots of men with a boat and car and winter scenes (circa 1930); a man riding a ski lift and skiing down a hill (the picture is faded) (circa 1928); a man and dog playing outside in winter, and a view of the lake (circa 1926); nature in winter and a man and woman walking through the snow, children playing outside in the summer, and then a child sledding in winter (circa 1931); children at a birthday party eating cake and ice cream in the summer (circa 1933); a boat trip with views of the water (circa 1934); boys playing outside, riding bikes, an older boy mowing the lawn with a push mower (circa 1940), with a spliced segment of Julia (?) and her husband (?) in front of a car with a 1929 license plate; and lastly shots of adults drinking beer with a puppy, a man holding a baby on a porch, and a woman holding a teacup.

Film/Collection URL :

https://search.library.wisc.edu/catalog/9912245565802121

Archive name :

Wisconsin Historical Society

Archive location state :

Wisconsin

Archive location city :

Madison

Archive URL main :

https://wisconsinhistory.org

Archive URL catalog :

http://search.library.wisc.edu

Archive contact email :

askmovies@wisconsinhistory.org