North India footage (Untitled) : 1930

Category: Travelogue

Length: 18:57
Film ID F16-0729
Film Description Edited travelogue footage
with narrative titles
(this film is on the reel backwards and appears to be missing a lot of footage)

Cannons which fired on civilians during the first Indian uprising
Bara Imambara Mosque [Asfi Mosque, a Shia mosque].
Benares (Varanasi)
Ghats as seen from river
Crowd waiting at Varanasi train station are notably mixed Hindu and Muslim and Sikh
Despite titles, no footage of Calcutta [Kolkata]
A trip up to Darjeeling on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway
Views from the hilltop station
Views of the Himalayas
Marketplace of Darjeeling with Lepcha people of Sikkim, Tibetans, Nepalese,Sherpas, and others
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Arthur and Kate Tode (Kahop)
Topics Lucknow, India, Varanasi, Benares, Darjeeling, Ganges River, Marketplaces
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