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Washington DC in springtime; vacationing at Isle of Shoals

Film | Accession Number: 2002.535.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3832 | Film ID: 2466

Title: "Family Shots 1939." Picture of George Washington. Tidal basin in Washington, DC, with the cherry blossoms in bloom. Unidentified man and woman getting out of car. Washington Monument, view from Thomas Jefferson Memorial. 01:01:41 Views looking down on Washington from the monument, White House, and other monuments, views of Pennsylvania Avenue, the US Capitol can be seen in the distance. LS, a blimp is flying overhead. VS, the White House and its surrounding gardens. 01:02:49 Title: "Family Shots 1939, Fall 1939 Dean." CU of unidentified woman holding fall foliage in her hand. VS, countryside, cows, and autumn leaves. 01:04:51 A flock of geese walking along the roadside. VS, car driving along road, over bridges, into mountains in snow. River, bridge, wooden house, man shoveling snow, several houses are visible, the ground is completely covered with snow. 01:06:30 Two boys, dog, snow covered countryside, blackbirds, houses, trees. 01:10:35 Man with movie camera, train station, water pump, shots from moving car, car is moving quickly (footage is blurry and it is difficult to see much of the landscape the car is driving through). 01:12:13 Woman entering house, VS of bridge, traffic, people standing along bridge looking down to the river that has overflowed its banks. Large pieces of ice floating along the river. Police direct traffic across the bridge, etc. 01:14:45 People along the river banks. VS of seaside, waves crashing rocks along the shore. 01:16:05 Five women have a picnic, men join, people playing with large blackdog. 01:18:00 VS of river, someone swimming in the water.

Event:  1939
Production:  1939
Washington, DC, United States
Boston, MA, United States
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Pam S. Manix
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:45:45
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