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Houlis home movies

Identifier: COD0000042-ACC 1995-0002
This home movie collection consists of 20 color and black and white 16mm films, was shot by Dr. Daniel Kavadas. They were donated by his daughter, Despina Houlis, who is featured in them. They cover the 1940s through to 1989, and feature trips to Europe and many Army bases on which Dr. Kavadas was stationed. Also included are family occasions such as weddings and baptisms.


  • 1939-1989


Conditions Governing Access

This collection has been processed. Portions of the collection may be viewed online; the remainder may be accessed upon request.

For more information about this collection, contact curator Lydia Pappas at

Copyright and Use

Copyright University of South Carolina. All rights reserved.


6,050 feet of film

Biographical Note

Dr. Daniel Kavadas was a U.S. Army dentist of Greek heritage.

Physical Location

Moving Image Research Collections. 707 Catawba St. Columbia, SC 29208.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Despina Houlis in 1995.



Repository Details

Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository

707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208