Oral History

Robbins Barstow

An amateur filmmaker for over 70 years, Barstow shot a color home movie of his family’s 1956 California vacation that was added to the National Film Registry by the Librarian of Congress in 2008. Barstow was an active Democrat during the 1960 presidential election and saw Senator Kennedy at a Connecticut rally. Recorded January 25, 2010.

Mr. Barstow passed away on November 7, 2010.