New Guinea 1957 Reel 42 of 44

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:40
Film ID F16-0146
Film Description Reel 42 of 44
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 146 1957: Reel 42: New Guinea. June 25-28. Silent/Color
Goroke. Minj. Nondugl. Chimbu.

People en-route to a sing-sing.
Sing-sing (at Minj). Bird of paradise feathers.
Facial decoration: man (cu).
Woman weaving. Shawl on head.
Splitting rocks using heat of a fire.
Mr. Kintner with children.
Pig on litter (Chimbu, en-route to Goroke).
People on road carrying parts of a pig.
Man, two women on road.
Man carrying bamboo comb.
Shells in woman's hair. People on road.
Yam. Cassowary bone.
Village views. People at roadside.
Woman using a comb.
Cassava on sago placed in a leaf for cooking
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Sing-sing, Papua New Guinea, Goroke, Minj, Nondugl, Chimbu, Weaving
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