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Catalog Number 1992.0072.04
Object Name Videotape
Scope & Content Beta format Video tape titled on label, "Huntsville Promo", 13 minutes, OMM catalog # IHL-105-212. Title in video is "The Huntsville Story: 'Hands of Service'", a promotional video for the 1987 capital campaign of the Huntsville, AL Corps. The first 3:30 of the video features general Salvation Army history and background with still and moving images of William Booth and early Salvationists. The remaining time features scenes of Salvation Army social services, worship service, buildings, shelter, youth activities, community center, Girl Guards, timbrel brigade, Adventure Corps, Home League, Men's Fellowship Club, ceramics class, welfare center beds, meals, and counselling, food pantry, rehabilitation center, thrift store, League of Mercy, Christmas program, and Angel Tree. Brief interviews with Major William Whittle, corps officer, and William C. Green, Jr., Advisory Board chairman and executive of the Huntsville Times newspaper are includeded.
Catalog type Archive
Physical characteristics Beta video cassette, requires Sony Beta video player for viewing
Dates of Creation 1987
Title The Huntsville Story: "Hands of Service"
Language of Material English
People Whittle, William
Green, Jr., William C.
Search Terms Advisory Organizations
Subjects Promotional materials
Fund raising
Social welfare organizations
Youth organizations
Religious groups
Level of description Item