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India 1959 Reel 17 of 31


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Film Id:F16-0166
Film Description:Reel 17 of 31
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 166 1959: Reel 17: India.
Nellore. Gudur. Madras. Tanjore.

Sorting and cutting mica at mica mine.
Fishing in mud using bare hands. (underexposed).
Cutting and shaping mica. (Gudur).
Raising water using beam and fulcrum: note use of feet.
Evaporating sea water for salt.
Old temple ruins.
Large crowd on steps of ruined temple.
Making rope,
Selling fruit.
Fishing with a net.
Small fish in dish.
Temple on a hill.
People bathing in river (mws).
Holy men.
Golden temple. Temples.
Stone quarry.
People in carts on road.
Many temples.
Metalsmith. (Tanjore).
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Nellore, Gudur, Madras, Tanjore, Salt extraction, Fishing, Rope making, Hindu temples
Tags: Fishing | Gudur | Hindu temples | Madras | Nellore | Rope making | Salt extraction | Tanjore
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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