Title ID 279Collection ID504
Title[Christening Party]
DateMarch 1963
CollectionHarrison / Williams
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily life
KeywordsCelebrations Children Houses Family Mothers
RegionalBrighton and Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionMr. Harrison
CameraMr. Harrison
ParticipantsKaren (baby); Mrs. Williams (mother)
FormatColour Silent
Duration3 min. 30 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


Scenes filmed at Mr. and Mrs. Harrison's home, where their granddaughter's christening party is under way.


Family members are gathered round a table at Mr. and Mrs. Harrison's family home in Hollingbury for Karen's christening party in March 1963. The table is laid with teacups, plates, and an iced and decorated cake. Mrs. Williams holds her baby in her lap. The family is seen in the living room with the child.