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Collection Dates: 1961 – 1980
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of home movies from the Rossiter family of Savannah, Georgia. There is footage of a St. Patrick's Day parade in Savannah, as well as movies of the family having a picnic and playing on the beach. Also included is footage of travel in Europe; locations include Luzern, Paris, East Berlin, West Berlin, Venice, Travis Field, Ireland and England.
Extent: 2 film reels : sd., col. ; 8 mm.;23 film reels : sd., col. ; super 8 mm.
Genre: Home movies and video;Travelogues
Subject Headings: Rossiter family;Rossiter, Joseph;Rossiter, Marion;Family vacations--Europe;Family vacations--Switzerland--Lucerne;Family vacations--France--Paris;Family vacations--Germany--Berlin;Family vacations--Italy--Venice;Family vacations--Ireland;Family vacations--Great Britain;Europe--Description and travel;Lucerne (Switzerland)--Description and travel;Paris (France)--Description and travel;Berlin (Germany)--Description and travel;Venice (Italy)--Description and travel;Ireland--Description and travel;Great Britain--Description and travel;Savannah (Ga.);Saint Patrick's Day--Georgia--Savannah;Parades--Georgia--Savannah;Beaches;Picnics;Home movies and video.
Provenance: Deposited at the Walter J. Brown Media Archives by Margaret Hale, 2007..
Cite Collection As: Joseph and Marion Rossiter home movie collection, circa 1961-1980. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.
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