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Hilltop happenings, Harpursville, summer 1932, 1932

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Title: Hilltop happenings, Harpursville, summer 1932

Date: 1932

Physical Details: 1 film reels : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ; 12 min., 48 sec.

Description: Amateur footage depicting Cornelia Chapin with unidentified friends or family doing daily chores as well as working on a sculpture of a female figure in her studio. An artist identified as "Gen" in the intertitles may be the artist Genevieve Kerr Hamlin, another artist with ties to Harpursville.

The film creator is unidentified.

Title and date derived from title screen: "Hilltop Happenings: Harpursville Summer 1932"

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Marion Sanford and Cornelia Chapin papers, 1929-1988

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Hilltop happenings, Harpursville, summer 1932, 1932. Marion Sanford and Cornelia Chapin papers, 1929-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 16603