Silent home movies of Hazard, KY and Catholic Church community

Audio Visual Material

Date
1951 – 1954
Description
Home movies shot by Father Richard Reimondo who worked at a Catholic parish in Hazard, Kentucky in the early 1950s. During his time in Hazard, Father Reimondo shot color, silent film of the local community, creating rare documentation of the town's people and places in the early 1950s. In 2016, Appalshop Archive collaborated with Hazard's Bobby Davis Museum and Park to preserve a selection of these home movies, which have been combined onto a single reel.  Several reels will be catalogued separately at a future date.
Media Type
Moving Image
Physical Format
Film 16 mm.
Generation:
Original reversal positive
Generation - General
Original
Color
Color
Sound
Silent

Related Places
Perry County,KY
Hazard, KY