Mexico 1934 (or 7): Reel 2

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:47
Film ID F16-0006
Film Description Reel 2 of 2
Unedited travelogue
(possibly not from 1934)


Canopied boats, gondoliers with poles. Canal: note thatched roof gazebo by canal.
Women and girls selling flowers. Bullfight in stadium; all
the details.
Canal. Whitewashed buildings along a road with high curb. Garden or park: Picturesque.
Poor housing: ramshackle tile-roofed house.
Flower. Donkey.
Pan of a town: houses, cathedral.
Pan of a cobble-stone street.
Courtyard: goods for sale. Steep street.
Thatch-roofed huts. Apparently one under construction,
Arched, columned veranda. Street scenes.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Mexico, Mexico City, Bullfighting, Bosque de Chapultepec, Lago menor, Chapultepec Park
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