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[Fran Mitchell — home movies] Reel 6
// Date from edge code on film. // Swimming in lake, pans of coast and mountain.
[Fran Mitchell — home movies] Reel 4
// 1960 edge code on film. // Girls swimming at lake/pond. Out of focus shots of birds. // Note: Camp Natarswi is located about 18 miles north of Millinocket, on Lower Togue Pond, at the southern entrance to Baxter State Park.
Mitchell, Fran Collection
The collection consists of 750 feet of silent, color, 8 mm film from the 1960’s. The films were shot in Maine and consist of home movies, including footage of a Memorial Day parade, harness racing and construction of a lumber mill smokestack. Also included are scenes of Camp Natarswi, in Millinocket, and a speech given
Nickerson, Laura Collection
The collection consists of 25 reels of silent, color, Super 8 film. The films are primarily home movies shot by Laura Nickerson, featuring Christmas scenes, weddings, family camping trips, and events at Camp Winniaugwamauk in Brooksville, Maine.