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Film, Video [David Shepard--home movies] Title on film leader: On Riverside Drive, 1943

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  • [David Shepard--home movies]

Other Title

  • Title on film leader: On Riverside Drive, 1943


  • Home movie footage of David Shepard from 1942-43 when he's about 4 years old. David's brother Don confirmed identification of footage. In one scene young David is playing with a reel of film. Filmed on Kodachrome.

Created / Published

  • [1942-1943]


  • -  Shepard, David--Childhood and youth
  • -  Riverside Drive (New York, N.Y.)


  • Amateur films
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films


  • -  Appearing: David Shepard.
  • -  Film selected as part of the Silent Film Project sponsored by the National Film Preservation Board.


  • 1 video file (digital, MPEG-4) (ca. 5 min.) : si., col.

Source Collection

  • Jon C. Mirsalis Collection (Library of Congress)
  • National Film Preservation Board (U.S.) Silent film project.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2018601531

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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David Shepard--home movies. [to 1943, 1942] Video.

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(1942) David Shepard--home movies. [to 1943] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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David Shepard--home movies. [to 1943, 1942] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.