Peru 1950 Reel 3 of 9

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:38
Film ID F16-0044
Film Description Reel 3 of 9
Unedited travelogue


1950: Reel 3: Peru : June 26-29. Sacsayhuamán. Cuzco.

Sacsayhuamán fortress wall.
Indians carrying grain in stalks.
Cut stone walls.
Cuzco damaged buildings. (After the 1950 Cusco earthquake)
Temporary huts. [3 shots]
Ruined buildings.
Demolition of buildings.
More huts.
Narrow gauge locomotive and railroad station.
Indian with heavy load on back.
Street scene with open gutter on left.
Boy with mandolin.
Old Inca wall.
Ruined church dome.
Tile dome of church.
Indian sweeping street with broom in each hand.
Cactus fence.
Temporary home with Indian women spinning.
Weighing wood for fuel.
Decorated lamb and street scenes.
Indians with wool caps with ear-flaps. [2 cu]
Llamas with woman.
Market scene.
Pottery market.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Peru, Sacsayhuamán, Inca culture, Inca antiquities, Inca ruins
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