President hunts from ox cart in Dixie wilds--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 1-644
Sea Islands Negroes Singing / Deer Hunt.
President Calvin Coolidge visits Sapelo Island--one of the Gullah Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia--for a hunting trip. Men riding in oxcarts, singing a hymn as they come down a trail towards the camera. President Coolidge and Howard E. Coffin in oxcart, returning from deer hunt. Coolidge and Coffin speak. Coolidge and others milling around, then walking into woods. More singing.
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933.
Coffin, Howard Earle, 1873-1937
Sapelo Island (Ga.)--Description and travel.
Sapelo Island (Ga.)--Social life and customs.
Sapelo Island (Ga.)
Filmed on December 29, 1928.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Dion (Camera operator). Williams (Sound). 17 (Production unit).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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