British Guiana 1948 Reel 2 of 8

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:20
Film ID F16-0025
Film Description Reel 2 of 8
Unedited travelogue


Reel 2 of 8
Unedited travelogue

Field. Small boy bathing at well or over stream.
Building: arched facade.
Wooden frame building with square tower.
Narrow canal.
People. Large wooden vat with iron rings.
Wide canal, tree-lined avenue.
Scenes in town.
Twin stone towers, large sphere (?) on top.
Spoked wheel at a well (?).
Dragonflies in flight, [out of focus]
Scenes in town: tall wooden tower, possibly a light house;
flowering bush; train station (?); cart on road; telephone
booth. Oddly ropy trees.
Carved stone posts in a yard.
Black man wearing picket sign: "WE WANT. . "
Lumber yard.
Half-built wooden building.
Boats: one with straw-roofed cabin.
City scenes.
Child's toy car.
City scenes: "Chinese Association" building, "Police Headquarters."
Food for sale.
Wooden Women working in flooded field.
Birds and sea lions.
Fan-palm tree.
Fields with scattered buildings.
Barges, sailboats, canals. Many views of riverbank from passing boats.
Wooden house: thatched roof.
Paddle boats. Boat with tiller and crude sail.
More scenes along river.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Guyana