Fox Point Video Archives Project Records, 1989-1990

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of six videocassettes, produced in 1989 and 1990, and an accompanying guide which lists the contents of each tape. The guide also contains brief written summaries of interviews with several residents who are not interviewed on tape.

The Fox Point Events tapes (videocassettes 1 and 2) contain footage of a Fourth of July parade, a practice fire department burn, a carnival at St. Eugene's Church, ice skaters, and Memorial Day celebrations.

The Fox Point Graphics tape (videocassette 3) consists of video recordings of still photographs. Included are images of buildings, including homes, schools, and houses of worship; trolleys; students and clergy; and residents.

The Fox Point Homes tape (videocassette 4) consists of recordings of various homes in Fox Point. Each home is shown from multiple vantage points.

The Fox Point Interviews tape (videocassette 5) consists of interviews with Del Lindbloom (Fox Point/Bayside School District); Nancy Konrad and Helen Gamble (daughters of Peter Stormonth, teacher and school superintent); Charlotte Teweles and Janet Krauskopf (describing Fox Point in the 1930s and 1940s); F.R. Dengel (former Fox Point Village President); and Edna Sievers (long-time Fox Point resident).

The Fox Point Locations tape (videocassette 6) consists of scenic footage, as well as footage of village hall, schools, places of worship, village services, parks, and businesses.