Detail

Title ID 4041Collection ID131
Title[Mill Hill ; Garden Scenes]
Date1939; 1940
CollectionProfessor S.H. Hansford
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fiction
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsChildren Family Domestic Gardens Second World War (1939-1945) Animals Play Fancy dress
Location
LocalMill Hill
RegionalLancashire
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionProfessor S.H. Hansford
CameraProfessor S.H. Hansford
ParticipantsRobert Hansford; Aunt Jess; Howard Pinkham
FormatColour Silent
Duration6 min. 35 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

An intertitled family compilation filmed in the summers of 1939 and 1940.

Description

An intertitled family compilation filmed in the summers of 1939 and 1940 showing children playing in a garden with family members, dressed as 'Indians' and with a tent a boy practices with a bow and arrow. Intertitle: "Museum" showing a young child having grouped garden items, stones and toys into groups on a wooden tree trunk. The children also explore a garden, bottle feed and wash a lamb named "Loretta"; and play on a see-saw. A man stands in a Naval uniform; garden flowers are displayed and a plane flies overhead.