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Taylor family home movies

Identifier: COD0000071-ACC undated-0007

This collection contains 44 color and black and white 16mm films shot by a father and son from the 1930s to the 1960s. Over 30 rolls were shot by the father, R.J. Taylor, and include footage of vacations, family and friends, and possibly overseas military stations. Nine rolls were shot by L.J. Taylor at Fort Bragg, NC during the 1960s.


  • 1930-1960



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

For more information contact curator Lydia Pappas at

Copyright and Use

Copyright University of South Carolina. All rights reserved.


6,590 feet of film

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The films were donated to the SC State Museum before being transferred to the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum. John Heiting sent the collection to MIRC in the mid-1980s.


Repository Details

Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository

707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208

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