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Nye family home movies collection

Identifier: COD0000113-ACC undated-0014

Collection consists of 34 home movies donated by Doug Nye, shot by his father, Everett Francis Nye, 1940s to 1970s. Films feature the family on vacations and at home and show Doug and his sister Nelle, as well as Mr. and Mrs. Everett Nye, and their family and friends. Many films of the children from birth through school and graduation and films of their own families.

The films are silent 16mm, both color and black and white. Some are in advanced stages of decomposition.


  • 1939-1979


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.


9,850 feet of film

Biographical Note

Films shot by Everett Nye, born in Georgia and moved to Columbia, SC.

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Doug Nye, date unknown.


Repository Details

Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository

707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208

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