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Amateur film footage, Milwaukee-Downer College Hat Hunt

 Digital Record
Identifier: ARC2016-152


  • circa 1939

Summary Note

This amateur film documents events related to Hat Hunt at Milwaukee-Downer College. Includes scenes of searching for the hat, digging in Downer Woods, and students parading and posing. It is likely that the class engaged in the Hat Hunt are from the class of 1943.

Rights Statement Note

It is unlikely this film was made for distribution. Being unpublished, it is protected for 70 years after the death of the creator. For anonymous works, the date is 120 years from the date of creation. This film is most likely still protected by copyright.

Publisher Note

Publisher: Lawrence University

Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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