Xmas 1951 - Easter /52 - Susanne's Birthday June 13/52
Color 16mm home movie with no sound on cellulose acetate film stock, made by Tracy Robinson Love (1878-1961) in 1951-1952. It depicts the Love family's celebrations for Christmas in 1951 and Easter in 1952 and the birthday of Love's granddaughter, Susanne Hauk (later Miller), the daughter of Tracy's daughter Blanche Gertrude (Love) Hauk (1908-1986) and George Marvin Hauk, Jr. (1904-1979). It is approximately 400 ft. in length and has an approximate run-time of 11 minutes.
Tracy Robinson Love was the son of Minnie Ceclia Tucker Love (d. 1942) and Charles Love (d. 1907). Minnie was a physician who graduated from the Howard University Medical School in 1887. In 1897, she established the Babies Summer Hospital, a summer tent hospital for babies and toddlers,at 18th and Gaylord in Denver. It operated during the summers of 1897 and 1898 and was precursor of Children's Hospital, which opened in 1910. Tracy Robinson Love was also a physician.
Gift of Judy Rutterford, 1990.
The film box has handwritten inscriptions:
"Dr T R Love
227 - 16th St
Denver 2 Colorado"