WCBB Collection

WCBB Collection
Credit: WCBB Collection, Northeast Historic Film. Mary Astor in a Holman Day Company production, 1921.
      video (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.
      video (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
      1986 – 1990
      Augusta, ME
      Bangor, ME
      Lewiston, ME
      Ellsworth, ME
      Portland, ME
      Collection contains documentaries and other factual works. "Remember the Maine" (1986) brings together historians to discuss the Spanish-American War and destruction of the battleship Maine. "Establishment of a Maine Film Commission" (1987) is a television feature report on the Commission and includes a short history of film production in Maine. "Hollywood on the Kennebec" (1988) includes the work of the Holman Day film production company in the early 1920s. Collection also contains five minutes of Portland trolley footage. See also MPBN Collection and MPBC Collection.
      Station WCBB-TV was founded by Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges. In 1992 it merged with MPBN to become the Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation. "On Location" is a series produced by WCBB.
      Authorization to reuse and/or reproduce must be obtained from Northeast Historic Film. See http://oldfilm.org/content/stock-footage-licensing for more information.

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