Mary and Philip Ready home movie collection


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Collection Dates: 1954 – 1968
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of home movies from the family of Mary and Philip Ready. There are typical family scenes of birthday parties, holidays, and childrens' dance recitals, but the Ready home movies focus on travel, including footage of New York State, New York City, the World's Fair in British Columbia and Montreal, Niagara Falls, New Jersey, Washington (D.C.), Arlington Cemetary, the Grand Canyon, California, Las Vegas, Yellowstone National Park, and Hawaii.
Extent: 19 film reels : si., b&w ; 8 mm.
Genre: Home movies and video;Travelogues
Subject Headings: Ready, Mary;Ready, Mary--Family;Ready, Philip;Ready, Philip--Family;Ready family;Birthday parties;Dance recitals;Family vacations--New York (State);Family vacations--New York (State)--New York;Family vacations--British Columbia;Family vacations--QueÃÅbec (Province)--MontreÃÅal;Family vacations--Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.);Family vacations--New Jersey;Family vacations--Washington (D.C.);Family vacations--Arizona--Grand Canyon;Family vacations--California;Family vacations--Nevada--Las Vegas;Family vacations--Yellowstone National Park;Family vacations--Hawaii;New York (State)--Description and travel;New York (N.Y.)--Description and travel;British Columbia--Description and travel;MontreÃÅal (QueÃÅbec)--Description and travel;Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)--Description and travel;New Jersey--Description and travel;Washington (D.C.)--Description and travel;Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--Description and travel;California--Description and travel;Las Vegas (Nev.)--Description and travel;Hawaii--Description and travel;Yellowstone National Park;Cemeteries--Virginia--Arlington;Exhibitions--QueÃÅbec (Province)--MontreÃÅal;Exhibitions--British Columbia;Home movies and video.
Provenance: Deposited at the Walter J. Brown Media Archives by Mary Ready, 2003.
Cite Collection As: Mary and Philip Ready home movie collection, 1954-1968. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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