Rare footage offers 'moving' glimpse of Stratton-Porter

March 15, 2015 1:18 PM

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A home movie discovered in California is offering what's believed to be the first film footage of Indiana author and naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter.

Dave Fox, manager of the Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site near Rome City, told The News-Sentinel (http://bit.ly/19cl8fJ ) that descendants of the author found the 1-minute, 20-second film showing Stratton-Porter checking on construction of a fountain at her home on Santa Catalina Island in C...

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