Ecuador 1949 Reel 2 of 10

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:51
Film ID F16-0033
Film Description Reel 2 of 10
Unedited travelogue

Monument on side of hill.
Women carrying load of laundry.
Washed-out culvert on side of road.
Paintings on side walls on house, [mws]
Street scenes.
Woman carrying two large empty drums on back near public square in Quito.
Carrying table.
Meat markets.
Shaving ice--note: woolen garments.
Crabs tied together
Unloading freight car by hand.
Street scenes.
Woman with chickens in bag.
On way to Otavalo; erosion of mountains.
Fair at Otavalo, 35 miles NE of Quito.
Festive costumes.
Cleaning street.
Close-up of Indian women.
Farming tools.
Wood bowl.
Festival dancing at Otavalo fair.
Otavalo man with blackened face drinking liquor
Carding wool.
Women with stiff felt hats and rings on all fingers.
Playing a kind of bowling game; note: pig tails on men.
Market scenes.
Carrying wood for fuel.
Market scene in Otavalo.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Ecuador, Otavalo, Quito, Dancing, Marketplaces, Textiles, Otavalo people
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