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"Mexico [trip]" 1936 Reel 2 of 4

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Film Id:F16-0008
Film Description:Reel 2 of 4
Unedited travelogue
Likely taken by W. Kitner en route to his first trip to Mexico, stopping at a Caribbean island, possibly a former Dutch colony.


Surf; tidal caves
Windmill; distant shots.
Oxen pulling wagon load of sticks or cane.
Laborers in fields harvesting cane (?).
Flowers; shore scenes.
House. People in small boats.
Market scene from elevated viewpoint.
Boats; mountains, [very light]
Low boats of various styles.
Buildings along streets; some houses, some two-storey with a veranda on each storey.
Countryside; sea. [wide pans]
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Watson Kintner
Topics:Windows, Marketplaces, Tourism,
Tags: Caribbean Sea | Marketplaces | Ocean travel | Ocean voyages | Tourism
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