Film & Video Collection
The historical society has a collection of films ranging from 35mm to 16mm to 8mm. Some of the films are professionally made while others are unedited home movies.
We plan to edit and post additional films on our website in the future.
Our collection includes films about the following:
The WWI Welcome Home Parade (1918)
The Opening of the Warner Theatre (1931)
The Connecticut Tercentenary Parade (1935)
Connecticut Fife and Drummers Parade (1938)
The Flood of 1955
Christmas Village Home Movies
Header Image: Storage cans from our film collection
1935 Newsreel - Running Time: 2:38