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Object Name Picture, Motion
Accession number CAHC 2006.143
Scope & Content Films by John & Nellie Hart of Camden circa 1950s. Reel canisters were transferred to Betamax video tape by the donor. Reels 1-4 are located on Beta tape 1, Reels 5-8 are located on Beta tape 2, and Reels 9-12 are located on Beta tape 3. See attached "Hart Films content.pdf."

The three Betamax tapes were transferred to three corresponding Panasonic mini-DV tapes. These 3 mini-DV tapes were finally converted to two DVDs in January 2006 by Northeast Historic Film in Bucksport, Maine. DVD #1 contains Reels 1-4 of the Hart films. DVD #2 contains Reels 5-12 of the Hart films.
Collection Hart Family Collection
Catalog Number CAHC 2006.143
Extent of Description (3) M321SP - 60 ML Betacam SP - 10.5" x 6.25" tapes
(2) DVD-Rs
(3) Panasonic Mini DVM63s - 2" x 2.75"
Title Amateur films of Camden area
Date 1950 circa
Search Terms Bayview Street
Belfast Road
Belmont Avenue
Camden Fire Department
Camden Harbor
Camden Snow Bowl
Chestnut Street
Curtis Island
Curtis Island Lighthouse
Davey Crockett Donut Parade
Elm Street
Knowlton Street
Lincolnville Beach
Lok Marina
Megunticook Lake
Melvin Heights
Mt. Battie
Penobscot Avenue
Springbrook Hill
Turnpike Road
Subjects Fire fighting
Parades & processions
Other number MS 003
People Ames, Edna
Ames, Harold
Buzzell, John
Daniels, Rex
Dorr, Betty
Hart, Frank
Hart, Gladys
Hart, Mary
Hart, Nellie
McFarland, Ester
Payson, Allen
Rhodes, Wilma
Tibbetts, Dr. Raymond W.
Wight, Willard T.