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Collection Enid Briggs pt2

Summary

Enid Briggs filmed scenes in Broadstairs in the 1920s and 1930s and again later on in the 1950s and 1960s. Many of her films feature events in the town and scenes of traditional seaside pursuits in the resort.

Collection ID728Reference codeK 050519
TitleEnid Briggs pt2
Dates1920s - 1960s
ProductionEnid Briggs
MaterialsFILM 16mm 9.5mm VIDEO
Access statusContact Screen Archive South East for details

Description

Enid Briggs filmed scenes in Broadstairs in the 1920s and 1930s. Enid Briggs filmed on 16mm, capturing scenes of Broadstairs. Her films featured her own family activities and outings as well as local events and many of her films also focused on scenes of traditional seaside pursuits at the resort.

Alongside amateur film-making, Enid Briggs devoted her time from the late 1930s to the 1960s to running a working horse and donkey sanctuary called 'The Ranch'. She died in 1973. Her surviving films are now held in the Screen Archive South East collection.

Films in this collection:

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