Pakistan 1953 Reel 9 of 10


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Film Id:F16-0079
Film Description:Reel 9 of 10
Unedited travelogue
en route to Khyber Pass
en route to Swat


1953: Reel 9: Pakistan. Kohat. En route to Khyber Pass. En route to Swat.

Plowing with oxen.
Street scenes: hand-turned revolving drum contraption draws a crowd; food for sale.
Bow drill.
Stone fort or building within wall.
Buildings: small domes, arched windows, tower.
Ox-pulled sledge.
Possibly government building with domes, clocktower.
Conical hut (?) part of a ruin (?)
Cattle and goats feeding; loaded donkeys on plateau; mountains in background.
Old walls and building.
Street scenes: woven cot; preparing food; selling water (?) from canister on back; pottery for sale.
Carts and horses, traffic.
Dung for fuel.
Embroidering a collar (?).
Block-printing on cloth.
Working metal vessel over a fire.
Outdoor market scenes; note: people seated on cots, cart traffic.
Workers sanding furniture; frame with swinging cradle; sellers and craftsmen in open booths; traffic on the road.
Horizontal loom.
Reloading shotgun shells.
People carrying fodder; people on road.
Grass and mud hut; flat roof tops of stone houses.
Street scenes of people and goods.
Tools for dental extraction.
Man probing fire in portable stone "stove".
Countryside; riverside; note: raft of sticks on inflated goat skins (full of people) and children playing with goatskin float.
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Pakistan, Kohat, Khyber Pass, Swat area, Marketplaces
Tags: Khyber pass | Khyber Pass | Kohat | Marketplaces | Pakistan | Swat area
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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