Geneva Grant home movie collection


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Collection Dates: 1957 – 1968
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of home movies of Geneva Grant's family. Included is footage of Macon, Georgia; a wedding; the family's home; Christmas; Hollywood Beach and Miami, Florida; and Six Flags Over Georgia shortly after it opened.
Biographical Note: "The Six Flags Over Georgia amusement park is a popular tourist attraction in Cobb County."--"Six Flags Amusement Park" photo caption from the New Georgia Encyclopedia, http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/ (Viewed February 2, 2010)
Extent: 7 film reels : si., b&w and col. ; 8 mm.
Genre: Home movies and video
Subject Headings: Grant family;Grant, Geneva;Grant, Geneva--Family;Christmas--Georgia--Macon;Macon (Ga.);Weddings--Georgia--Macon;Grant family--Homes and haunts--Georgia--Macon;Hollywood Beach (Fla.);Miami (Fla.);Beaches--Florida;Six Flags Over Georgia (Ga.);Amusement parks--Georgia--Cobb County;Home movies and video.
Provenance: Tapes recorded and collected by Geneva Grant. Deposited at the Walter J. Brown Media Archives by Geneva Grant.
Cite Collection As: Geneva Grant home movie collection, 1957-1968. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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