University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

"Pennsylvania Looks Ahead" (1940)


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Film Id:F16-2089
Film Description:Filmed in 1940 at the bicentennial of the University of Pennsylvania, a look at the campus and its leaders of the day; continuing to the University Museum to the Morris Arboretum. Brief moments of archival footage inserted feature the Eckley B. Coxe Expedition dig at Meydum (or Meidum) in Egypt.
Also notable is projection of Eadweard Muybridge photographic motion experiments as film segments.
Video Category:Educational
Topics:University of Pennsylvania, History, College life, University Museum, Penn Museum, Sneferu, Meidum, Meydum, Egypt, Muybridge, Eadweard, United States
Tags: College life | Eadweard | Egypt | History | Meidum | Meydum | Muybridge, Eadweard | Penn Museum | Sneferu | United States | University Museum | University of Pennsylvania
Rights:All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.

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