Nova Scotia reel 2--Adams--home movies
With their friends the Hunts, the Adams family journeys from Boston to Nova Scotia. Footage is edited and opens with a title card reading “Hunts and Adam’s ‘All Aboard’ Boston to Nova Scotia.” Boarding ship. Buick sedan being lifted to ship’s hold. Boat leaving dock painted “Ocean Steamship Company Savannah Line.” Tugboat with a crowd of people waving goodbye. Footage of men and women peering through two ship’s windows with camera and a person on the other side. Coastguard Rum Patrol ship USS Paulding CG-17. Two masted schooner. Deck chairs. Walking on weather deck. Sunset. Women seen through bars. Captain reading telegram. Women waving from side of ship. View of McNabs and Georges Islands from ship. Docking and unloading sedan. Pan of SS Nova Scotia. Walk in park. Feeding Swans. Parade of horse drawn fire trucks. Picnic with a man approaching camera holding a Baty’s Glencastle Brand Scotch Whisky. The Adams and Hunts couples using a well. Fish drying racks. Memorial church, Evangeline’s well and old French willows, Statue of Evangeline, Grand-Pré. Family on deck departing from Halifax.
Ocean Steamship Company of Savannah.
Frederick Adams (Filmmaker). Adams.
Frederick C. Adams
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