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Motion pictures

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Works presented in the form of a series of pictures carried on photographic film or video tape, presented to the eye in such rapid succession as to give the illusion of natural movement. For the study and practice of filmmaking and motion pictures as an art and form of expression, use "film (performing arts)."

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

John Ames Travel Films

Identifier: SpC MS 0016
Scope and Contents

Travel films made by John Ames.

Dates: 1940s-1960s

Catherine Smith, interviewed by Lee Foster


0872 Catherine Smith, interviewed by Lee Foster, February 21, 1975, Brunswick, Maine. Smith discusses her life in the 1910s in Brunswick; writing for Motion Picture Magazine prior to WWI; writing plays; Joshua Chamberlain’s funeral; working as an assistant to Chamberlain 1910-1914; boating with Chamberlain; May parties in New York; and a May party in Brunswick during WWI. Text: 26 pp. transcript. Recording: T 0840 1 hour.

Dates: 1974-1980

Floyd Phillips Gibbons Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0200

Papers contain correspondence, columns, comic strips, manuscripts of his writings, radio scripts, recordings, newsclips, photographs, and Gibbons family memorabilia.

Dates: 1900-1940

Charley Miller Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0348

The collection contains the papers of Charley Miller of Bangor, Maine, an outdoorsman, Maine guide, fight conditioner, and outdoor cook. Included are photographs, celebrity endorsements, 16 mm films, and news articles documenting his work as a Maine guide, outdoorsman and outdoor cook.

Dates: 1931-1966

Harriet H. Price Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0424

Collection contains Harriet Price's papers documenting her work with Maine's Native American population and her activities as a citizen opposed to the war in Vietnam. Also contains publications on Maine Indian laws and legal issues and a collection of articles from Maine newspapers concerning Maine Indian land claims, 1977-1987.

Dates: 1970-1995

Faculty Records (University Of Maine). Professor Wieden (Clifford O. T.) Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-021
Scope and Contents

Materials from a course offered in 1947 at Farmington State Teachers College (now the University of Maine at Farmington). Included is a 16mm film entitled "Sociography: How Mainers Work, Live and Play" newspaper clippings and information about the course, course schedules and itineraries, student reports, and course evaluations and suggestions.

Dates: 1946-1947