Category: Travelogue

Length: 10:48
Film ID F16-0517
Film Description Partially edited
Building adobe house
Urban life


Various scenes of Caracas, Venezuela, 1934 and construction of a basic house. Possibly filmed en-route to Los Llanos (the plains) of Venezuela, and fieldwork with the Pumé in 1934.
Video Category Travelogue
Topics Caracas, Venezuela, Fishing, Adobe, Farming, Urban life, Automobiles, Trolleys, Street cars
Contributor(s) Anthropologist: Vincenzo Petrullo | Camera: Arthur G. Rossi
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