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Film Id:F16-0518
Film Description:Unedited ethnographic footage
Tourists
Easter festival
Atitlan
Santiago
Chichicastenango (?)
village life

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Guatemala. Film producer unknown, possibly by John M. Dimick, or Aubrey S. Trik, late 1940s or early 1950s.

Santiago
Tourists
Easter festival: Elaborate procession and reenactment with costumes of Roman soldiers and others.
Lake Atitlan
Loading pigs on to a boat.
Santiago
Weaving
People carrying large loads up hills.
Maya costumes for another festivity, including children as el tigre
Market places
Huehuetenango
Zaculeu, a Maya archaeological site. The dig was originally organized by the United Fruit Company, and carried out by John M.Dimick and others.
Video Category:Travelogue
Contributor: Film producer unknown, possibly by John M. Dimick, or Aubrey S. Trik
Topics:Guatemala, Tourists, Easter festival, Lake Atitlan, Santiago, Huehuetenango, Village life, Textiles, Marketplaces, Antiquities, Maya antiquities, Maya people, K'iche' people, Quiché people
Tags: K'iche' people | Easter festival | Guatemala | Huehuetenango | Lake Atitlan | Maya antiquities | Qiche people | Textiles
Rights:All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.


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