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Livingston family home movies collection

Identifier: COD0000122-ACC 2014-0008

Three 16mm color home movies, purchased at an estate sale by Walker Chandler, containing footage of sailing and a Caribbean cruise on the S.S. Alcoa Clipper. One film documents a 1948 trip to Europe on the Queen Elizabeth that includes footage of Olympic hopefuls on the ship, shots of London, Amsterdam, Venice, Rome, Pompeii, Nice, and Paris.


  • 1945-1959


This collection has been processed. Materials available upon request.

For more information contact curator Lydia Pappas at

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1,750 feet of film

Biographical Note

The films are believed to have come from the Livingston family of Atlanta, Georgia. Attempts have been made by the curator to verify the origin of the films and discover more about the family, but MIRC currently has no definitive information regarding their members or history.

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Walker L. Chandler in July 2014.


Repository Details

Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository

707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208

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