Trip to Africa, 1955–Dorothy Stebbins Bowles–home movies. Reel 30

Trip to Africa, 1955--Dorothy Stebbins Bowles--home movies. Reel 30


Video:

Identifier:
2747.0033
Collection:
Bowles, Dorothy Stebbins Collection
Date:
1955
Original Format:
16mm film
Color:
color
Sound:
silent
Duration:
210 ft
Can Description:
Steb and Chet trip to Africa, 1955;Victoria Falls;Lake Victoria;Tororo;Addis Ababa, Ethiopia;Lambarene;Kenya - game reserve, village near Nyeri;Ghana
Viewing Notes:
Waterfall (Victoria Falls). Long horned steer on the road walking toward the car. Footage from the window of a small plane. An African village (most of the footage is dark): Women dancing, Dorothy and an African woman. African city: street scenes. Large group of people walking down the road. Dark footage of children running (race). Ox carts with large loads of rugs. Three men in turbans on donkeys. Dark footage of a village: huts, field. Chet shaking a man's hand. Village: people milling around, Dorothy, villagers around a car. Savanna: Herd of impala running, group of cars, a male and female lion. Men and women dancing in a village, playing drums. Chet with a group of villagers. Africans on a beach. Dark shot of Dorothy walking around some very big trees. [End of Reel]
Subject(s):
,
Place(s):
Victoria Falls, Zambia;Kenya;Ghana;Tororo, Uganda;Addis Ababa, Ethiopia;Lambarene, Gabon
Rights:
This item may be available for reuse, please contact Northeast Historic Film for more information
Source:
http://oldfilm.org/collection/Detail/occurrences/45848

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