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Olin E. Gambrell collection

Identifier: COD0000053-ACC 2012-0004

A collection of home movies and high school football films taken by Olin E. Gambrell of Honea Path, SC. The home movies shot by Mr. Gambrell include his family in Honea Path, the birth and birthdays of his children, family gatherings at Easter time, and footage from his army days, including his time stationed in Vietnam. All footage is shot on 8mm and Super 8mm film stock.


  • 1970-1981



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

For more information contact curator Lydia Pappas at

Copyright and Use

Copyright University of South Carolina. All rights reserved.


10,700 feet of film

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Olin E. Gambrell in 2012.


Repository Details

Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository

707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208

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