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A collection of films showing members of the Hobson family during the 1930s, often swimming or playing sports, or enjoying their regular sailing activities on the water near Chichester.
Southern Railway Orphanage
A selection of films illustrating life at the children's home in Woking from the 1920s to the 1960s.
A small collection of films by Solicitor, Mr Lancelot (Lance) House, showing scenes featuring family and friends in the South East, from the 1930s to late 1940s.
H A Voss
H. A. Voss filmed his family life at home in Coulsdon, Surrey, as well as documenting his holidays and business trips around the world. His daughter later also filmed her family and trips abroad
The Woodward family collection spans almost three decades from 1957 to the 1980s. The films record family scenes with the children at play, taking several outings, participating in school sports days and several family holidays to Paris, Germany and Spain. Of particular note are the films of Mr Woodward's time in Nigeria where he once lived and worked.
London Road School
A collection of films by Headmaster Mr A. C. Barnden of Oakmeeds School in Burgess Hill, comprising several films for use in the schools classrooms.
The Dickins Family collection contains 48 family films made by four family members between 1946 and 2004.
This amateur international collection by British film-maker Maurice Puttock, captures family life in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia) from the 1950s to mid 1960s; before returning to the UK. Puttock continued making amateur films upon his return, joining the Haywards Heath Cine & Video Society and participating in local amateur film competitions.
Chilvers Family [?]
A collection of family films from the 1950s and 1960s, showing sporting activities including rugby matches at Hurstpierpoint rugby club, a cricket match and horse racing. Other scenes include Hurstpierpoint boys' school and family scenes of outings to the beach. Details about the history of the film-maker and his collection are currently very limited.
A collection of pre and post-war films made by Philip L. Gordon at the family home near Cross-in-Hand, East Sussex. The collection includes films of the family in the garden, attending various family events, on outings and holidays across the South East, in Switzerland and France, and helping out at a local farm.
Third Reich Film Material
This collection features material of various Nazi / Third Reich youth groups, Scouting groups, military units social events and party meetings in Germany, in the run up to the Second World War.
Fegans Childrens Charity
The Fegans Children’s Charity collection comprises twenty-four films dating from the mid-1930s to the early 1970s, which were largely made for publicity purposes - promoting the work of Fegans which was to provide a safe upbringing for orphaned and abandoned girls and boys. Founded by James Fegan, a Christian philanthropist, in 1872, the organisation created several homes and schools throughout southern England during the 19th and 20th centuries. Today, Fegans continues its charitable work by providing care and support for children and families. Many of the films in the collection feature daily life at Fegans’ schools with class-room scenes, celebrations of birthdays and Christmas festivities, day-trips to a variety of venues, sporting events and seaside holidays. A number of the films show life at Fegans’ Goudhurst Farm School in Kent, where boys were taught agricultural skills in preparation for their adult working lives, which in many cases was overseas, particularly Canada.
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