Reap family home movie collection

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Collection Details

Collection Dates: 1950 – 1962
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of home movies from the Reap family of Tampa, Florida. Notable places and events covered include Nantahala Forest, ruby mining in Franklin (N.C.), Charleston (Miss.), and the annual celebration of the Gasparilla Invasion in Tampa, Florida. Other films include footage of birthday parties, weddings, and holidays.
Biographical Note: The Reap family lived in Tampa, Florida.
Extent: 40 film reels : si., b&w and col. ; 8 mm.
Genre: Home movies and video;Travelogues
Provenance: Deposited at the Walter J. Brown Media Archives by James Reap, 2007.
Cite Collection As: Reap family home movie collection, 1950-1962. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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