Mexico 1939 Reel 2 of 6

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:57
Film ID F16-0012
Film Description Reel 2 of 6
Unedited travelogue
Mexico City


Patzcuaro. Mexico City.
Fountain water supply.
Fountain; porcelain seats.
Washing and drying clothing.
Volcanic lava bed from El Pedregal.
Cuicuilco, oldest known view on continent.
"Thousand-legged" bug.
Solidified lava showing wrinkles.
Ruin: mound, skull.
Snow covered mountain.
Lake Texcoco.
Valley ( Texcoco in distance).
Model of temple.
Unloading vegetables.
Street and market.
Cloth for shelter.
Boat pulled up on coral.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Mexico, Patzcuaro, Mexico City, Antiquities, Ruins
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