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    Red Indians set up camp in England to perform at Billy Smart's Circus, Windsor in Berkshire.

    M/S Red Indian on horseback looking. L/S Wigwams. M/S Indian on horse looking, moves off. M/S Indian riding towards wigwams. L/S Approaching wigwams. M/S Approaching wigwam, raises hand in salute. C/U Indian, Buffalo Head, in wigwam doorway salutes back. C/U Indian dismounting. L/S Dismounting and walking towards wigwam. M/S Indians making up wigwam.

    M/S One Indian climbing ladder and being handed sticks to close material. C/U and M/S Putting sticks through wigwam. M/S Daughter "Blue Berries" stirring pot of food. C/U Squaw pan down to pot of food. C/U Indian boy "Rabbit Tail" whittling piece of wood. C/U Indians finish pegging wigwam and enter. M/S Inside wigwam Indians straightening poles. M/S Indians coming out of wigwam and going separate ways, camera follows White Eagle who takes wood to make bow. C/U Stringing bow. C/U "Blue Mountain" making snow shoes (2 shots). C/U Indian papoose "Seven Stars".

    M/S Indian pushing pole round tent (making flap). M/S Flap folding round top of tent. C/U Blue Mountain sewing head-dress. (3 shots). M/S Papooses dancing to tom-tom. C/U Papoose dancing. (2 shots). C/U White Eagle beating tom-tom. Witch-doctor doing "Chicken Dance". (2 shots). C/U Onlooker. M/S Witch-doctor stops dancing. M/S Inside wigwam Indians sit down. M/S Indians relaxing. M/S Fire in centre of tent, pan up to roof. M/S Smoke from top of wigwam.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:10:00 / 01:49:22:00
    NP 394
    Sort Number:
    NP 394
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    Temporary Workspaces: 13.6.2011 17:28 indians Circus GM 2013 - Great Outdoors Native Americans Native Americans Billy Smart\'s Circus
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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