Assam India 1957 Reel 11 of 12

Category: Travelogue

Length: 07:26
Film ID F16-0478
Film Description Partially edited footage.


Assamese people.
Spinning girl. (cu).
Two hip looms.
Village scenes.
Straw shrine.
Hand embroidery work, wood carving.
Milling grain by hand
Smoking a pipe.
Straw shrine.
Adivasi (tribal) people in village. [Unidentified].
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Assam, Assamese people, India, Weaving, Adivasis
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