India 1959 Reel 8 of 31

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:49
Film ID F16-0156
Film Description


Reel 8 of 31
Unedited travelogue
en route to South India and tribal areas

Cat. Reel 156 1959: Agra. Gwalior En-route to tribal areas.

Fight between mongoose and snake (former always wins) (Agra) Tapestry: very old
Weaving a large pile rug.
Extracting oil from seeds (badly underexposed).
Taj Mahal (Agra).
Grinding grain. Cooking.
Thick walled hut. Village.
Baby in sling-cradle, baby's mother.
Moghul palace (ws).
Pontoon bridge over river.
Woman at well.
Village. Tank.
Brick kiln.
Gwalior palace.
Old fortresses: several.
Making bread.
Making papier mache.
Stone work.
Ruins of palace.
Oxen in corral.
Woman and child in shelter.
Slabs of stone (possibly for grinding).
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Agra, Gwalior, Snake charming, Mongoose, Cobra, Taj Mahal, Gwalior Palace, Rug weaving