Title ID 2730Collection ID321
Title[Xmas at Hazeldene. Picking Spring Flowers]
Date1928; 1929
CollectionNightingale Family
KeywordsDomestic Gardens Family Horticulture Leisure Time Activities Music Performing Arts Play Weather Winter
LocalIfield Crawley
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionPercy Nightingale
CameraFlorence Nightingale Payne (?)
ParticipantsAlbert Jones; Eleanor Grace Nightingale; Jan Nightingale (?); Moses Nightingale; Percy Nightingale; Ruth Nightingale; Margaret Payne
Format9.5mm Black & White Silent
Duration8 min. 40 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


Members of the Nightingale family gather in the snow-laden garden of the family home 'Hazeldene' - they build a snowman, have a snowball fight and play musical instruments. The film also contains footage from the following Spring of the Nightingale women picking wild primroses and daffodils.