Acadia National Park Collection

Acadia National Park Collection
      video (180 min.) : si., b&w and col. ; 3/4 in.
      1936 – 1946
      Acadia National Park, ME
      Cadillac Mountain, ME
      Frenchman Bay, ME
      Collection contains educational/cultural works depicting Indian crafts, birch bark canoe making and basket making (1936-1946), and winter sports including ice skating, ice boating and skiing. Collection also contains nature works: primarily scenes of birds, the environment, and visitors to the Acadia National Park area; park highlights including Thunder Hole, Cadillac Mountain and Frenchman Bay cruise.
      Maurice Sullivan was Acadia National Park's Chief Park Naturalist in the 1930s and 1940s; he died in 1994. Films were used in his lectures at the American Ornithologists' Union (Harvard University) and also shown at local high schools, colleges, granges and clubs.
      Authorization to reuse and/or reproduce must be obtained from Northeast Historic Film. See for more information.

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