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[Ross Family Pictures I]
|Date||[ca. mid 1930s]||ID||564|
A compilation of home movie material showing family gatherings in gardens and family outings to a shingle beach where the men play to the camera, pulling grotesque faces. There is also footage of aircraft at Croydon Aerodrome, including the Lufthansa JU-52 D-AFER 'Franz Büchner' which has a Swastika emblem on its tail fin.
|Date||[ca. mid 1930s]||ID||566|
This film, made by golf enthusiast Charles Ross, comprises of a lengthy sequence of amateur golf players playing at West Hove Golf Club. The men, many of whom wear plus-fours, are filmed repeatedly driving, swinging and putting. The films were made in order for the golf club members to study their technique at a later date.
[Ross Family Pictures VII]
|Date||[ca. mid 1930s]||ID||568|
This compilation of home movie material includes footage of amateur golf players, a family outing to a shingle beach, and a holiday on the Devon coast.
[Ross Family Pictures IV]
|Date||[ca. mid 1930s]||ID||569|
A compilation of home movie material which includes footage of men playing bowls, a family with three children spending time at the beach, and a family gathering at which a young man wearing Catholic vestments (?) takes centre stage.
[Ross Family Pictures V]
|Date||[ca. mid 1930s]||ID||570|
This home movie compilation opens with images of a handful of adults skating on a frozen lake. The film continues with footage of several air shows and of family outings to a shingle beach. In addition, Mr and Mrs Charles Ross visit Croydon Aerodrome where they observe numerous aircraft including the Imperial Airways planes 'City of Coventry' and 'City of Washington'.
[Ross Family Pictures VI]
|Date||[ca. mid 1930s]||ID||571|
In this compilation of home movie material, members of the Ross family are seen at family gatherings where the babies take centre stage, and at outings to a shingle beach. The film ends with portrait shots of Mrs Vera Ross, and with footage of men playing bowls.
Ross Family Pictures III
|Date||[ca. mid 1930s - mid 1940s]||ID||567|
One of several home movie compilations belonging to the Ross family. The footage, which includes some Dufaycolor, captures family gatherings and outings to the beach, as well images of golf players.
Motoring Holiday in Devon and Cornwall
A home movie with intertitles which chronicles a holiday around the Devon and Cornwall coasts. The camera focuses on the holidaymakers and on the coastline, capturing images of beaches populated by sunbathers, swimmers and body-boarders.
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