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Davidson, Jackie Collection
film (6500 ft.) : si., b&w and col. ; 16 mm. reversal pos.
1920 – 1956
Collection contains [Alfred Pfister--home movies], with scenes of summer farm activities and livestock, travel in the tropics by oceanliner, community events such as a 1929 Cornell University graduation and a "Temperance Our Protector" parade in Bermuda, train excursions, recreational baseball games and winter skiing, hunting, boating, and swimming. Footage includes some aerial views of islands and Florida Keys coastline.
Jackie Davidson is a resident of Deer Isle, Maine. Her grandfather, Dr. Alfred Pfister, was born in Germany of Swiss parents. He immigrated to the United States with his wife Paula in 1906 and lived in New Jersey where he founded a chemical manufacturing company which bore his name.
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