The Films of Anna B. Harris 1949-1958

Event details

  • Wednesday | August 16, 2017
  • 6:00 pm
  • 3967 Main St, Manchester Center, VT 05255

Join us for a presentation by Karan Sheldon, co-founder of Northeast Historic Film, on August 16, at 6pm in the event barn at the Inn at Manchester. Karan will show selections from the 37 reels of film taken by Anna B. Harris in Manchester between 1949 and 1958. The films provided a unique view of life in Manchester and the Mountains from intimate moments at home to Big Bromley and Snow Valley ski areas as well as meeting passengers at the train station in Manchester Depot. Anna spent 40 years in Manchester as a resident, renting from the local tailor Fred Nicklewhite and working for D.C. “Ducky” Corkran, owner of the Orvis Company Her good friends Nate and Harriet Boone will participate in the discussion following. Free and open to the public. . For more information email at info@manchesterhistoricalsocietyVT.org or call 802-549-4582