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India 1955 Reel 23 of 24


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Film Id:F16-0103
Film Description:Reel 23 of 24
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 103 1955: Reel 23: India. September 14-16. Jaipur, Agra.

Several views of [Banjara] camp.
Jain temple
Several views of abandoned city (Note hammer - head made of metal ring)
Taj Mahal, Agra, several views
Forcing rice paste through hole, over wood fire.
Birds on plain. (ws) (over-exposed).
Grinding stones.
Oxen drawings barrow. Man in field.
(Return to Jaipur)
Two on a trotting camel.
Large herd of cows on the march.
Parrots in trees.
Several groups of colorful women walking in the road.
Lady and a slingshot.
Statue for message.
Trained monkey.
Ganesh pol of Amer fort.
Amer fort [Amber fort and palace] - stone work, tiling, inlay with various colors, large room
and decorated ceiling.
Several stained glassv windows showing colored light.
Decorated half-dome.
Fort on hill.
Woman pounding fiber, using large awkward wooden hammer.
Musical instruments (sitars).
Cattle on the march.
Street scenes-pigeons, city gate.
Jantar Mantar, an astronomy sculpture garden.
Astronomical instruments.
Several carts.
Cow hobbled, (mws).
City Palace of Jaipur.
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Agra, Jaipur, Jantar Mantar, Amer Fort, Amber fort, Taj Mahal, City life
Tags: Agra | Amber Fort | Amber fort | Amer Fort | City life | Jaipur | Jantar Mantar | Taj Mahal
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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