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[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 21

A snapping turtle. A car driving in loops. A group of men pose in front of a hanging deer. A man with a camera. Shots of various men. Dragging the deer down the front steps and loading them into a truck. People getting into a car. A person on the roof of a house. A

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[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 22

Sunset. The sun (moon?). A girl (Janet?) with dogs. Two people having a snowball fight. A Christmas tree. A dog in the snow. Houses, trees and the lake in the snow. A horse drawn sleigh. Cats. Sunset over the frozen lake. A snow plow. A dog. [End of Reel]

[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 23

Three men, one with a fox skin around his shoulders. People and dogs outdoors. Deer, a raccoon and a fox hanging from a barn. Shots of various men. Dogs. Men with guns. Dead animals strapped to the hood of a car. [End of Reel]

[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 24

An ice boat on a frozen lake. Cars parked outside a house. A snow plow. Shots of the house. People jacking up a house. People walking up a road. Sweeping off rugs spread on the grass. Two men playing leap frog. A woman (Aunty Elliot?) reading. Indoor scene. A woman holding a baby. Men burning

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[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 25

A woman and a girl (Janet?) on a couch. Janet playing with a doll. A house under construction. A man and a woman pose on the front steps of the house. A man working in a field. A train. Janet on a swing. Dogs. A woman and a child in a garden. Shots of a

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[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 26

A man painting a house. People outdoors. A lake. A car parked in field. Sunset. People at a picnic. People outdoors. A girl carrying a tea tray. A boy on a tricycle. Children playing. Houses on the shore of a lake. Close up of a girl. Light through the trees. (Tinted red.) [End of Reel]Other’Pinnacle

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[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 27

Fallen trees and houses damaged by a hurricane. People clearing fallen trees, using horses. Men cutting down trees. A girl on a swing. Shots of several houses. People clearing trees. Uprooting a tree stump. [End of Reel]

[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 6

A man (Frank) shoveling snow. A house covered in snow. A girl (Janet) on a swing. A dog. Janet skiing. A woman skiing, with Janet following. A man entering and exiting a house. A woman pulling a Janet on a sled. A woman taking laundry off a line. Janet walking in the snow. A snow

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[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 7

A woman driving a tractor. A man walking up a dirt road. Men moving logs into the river. Birds flying overhead. A stack of logs being rolled into the water. Men using poles to push the logs farther into the water. A man standing on top of a stack of logs. A frozen lake. Two

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[Margaret Cummings Bean–home movies] Reel 8

People cutting ice. A dog on the ice. (Film changes to black and white) People cutting ice and loading it on the trucks. A mechanical saw cutting ice. A man scoring the ice. Loading ice onto a truck. Cutting ice. Shots of various men. A dog with puppies. A girl (Janet) with the dogs. Janet

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