1951 Mexico

Category: Expedition & Excavation Footage

Length: 11:58

Film ID F16-0456
Film Description Unedited ethnographic footage
scenes of urban and rural life


Villagers in religious procession carrying saints in to church
Planting corn
Plowing with oxen
Herding sheep and goats
Dancing at a gathering
Playing a game
Marketplace in front of church, a religious procession emerges
People running
Near the bi-plane that the filmmaker is about to leave on
Aerial shots from the plane
Video Category Expedition & Excavation Footage
Film Creator J. Alden Mason
Topics Mexico, Catholic church, Farming, Dancing, Dance, Running, Runners
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.