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Ellen Galt Collection

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Collection Identifier: C.2014-04
Extent of collection
11 reels of 8mm film totaling 550 feet
Inclusive Dates
1964 - 1965
Home Movies shot by Ellen Galt and Ann Calfee Alden featuring pop and rock concerts in St. Louis and Chicago as well as footage from Ann and Ellen's train ride from St. Louis to Chicago to see the Beatles in August of 1965. The majority of the collection consists of music performances filmed off the television.
Galt, Ellen (was created by)
Custodial History
These films were shot and previously stored by Ellen Galt. Ellen donated the films to CFA in August of 2014.
Language of Materials
Access Restrictions
This collection is open to on-site access. Appointments must be made with Chicago Film Archives. Due to the fragile nature of the films, only video copies will be provided for on-site viewing.
Galt, Ellen