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"The Polynesians of Kapingamarangi" Reel 1.


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Film Id:F16-2027
Film Description:Produced Film
Bernice P Bishop Museum Expeditions of 1947 and 1950
Sponsored by Pacific Science Board National Research Council & the United States Navy

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Polynesians of Kapingamarangi Reel 1.
Filmed in Kapingamarangi, an atoll in the state of Pohnpei of the Federated States of Micronesia.
The film depicts many of the traditional daily activities of Kapingamarangi, without reflecting 20th century influences, other than footage of women looking through a camera lens.
Video Category:Produced Film
Film Creator:Dr. Ward Goodenough, Ethnographer and Producer
Contributor: Carroll J. Lathrop, Photographer | Kenneth P. Emory, Photographer,
Topics:Kapingamarangi, Micronesia, Island life, Fishing
Tags: Fishing | Island life | Kapingamarangi | Micronesia
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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