Thailand 1957 Reel 26 of 44

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:43
Film ID F16-0129
Film Description Reel 25 of 44
Unedited travelogue
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Siem Reap River
Mekong River
Bangkok, Thailand


Cat. Reel 129 1957: Reel 25: Phnom Penh. April 29-May 5. Siem Reap River; Mekong River; Bangkok, Thailand.
At fishing village on stilts; views of houses and boats.
View of plain from hill.
Phnom Penh; view of boat loading at dock.
Decorations on building.
People with carts on road.
Mekong River.
Mekong River.
Cotton drying in sun.
Vegetables going to market.
Meal of chicken and roast vegetables, [cu]
Boats on river.
Two people raising bucket and water with ropes.
Cooking; stirring food with wooden paddle.
Men working in river, [mws]
Process of noodle-paste making.
Elephant; last picture of Phnom Penh.
Junction of Mekong and Siem Reap Rivers.
Large wooden barrels in a row.
Moving water with home-made "derrick", [ws]
Elephant on road.
Going down river; boats on canal.
Woman bathing in river.
Market; store; general goods.
Machine irrigating crops on side of canal.
Man on pole; footbridge.
Fighting fish (blue fish won)[cu]
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Phnom Penh, Mekong River, Siem Reap River, Bangkok, Thailand
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