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William Esper Czarnitzki collection

Identifier: COD0000061-ACC 2010-0005

Collection contains 20 color and black and white home movies and educational films. Home movies include family and Boy Scout activities, including parades and camping. The other materials include wildlife and nature films, test films, and a Kinograms Special about the ticker tape parade for Charles Lindbergh following his trans-Atlantic flight.


  • 1925-1940



This collection has been processed. Materials may be accessed upon request.

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Copyright and Use

Home movies copyright University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. Other materials may be protected by copyright.


1,620 feet of film

Biographical Note

William Esper Czarnitzki was a regional Boy Scout executive for the lower state before WWII. He went to work for the VA after the war.

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Bill Clowney, nephew of the filmmaker, in 2010.



Repository Details

Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository

707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208

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