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  • Short Summary

    Native American tribal chiefs meet for powwow at Fort Bliss, Texas.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "All the Big Chiefs of the Red Indian tribes meet for a great Pow-Wow".

    Fort Bliss, Texas, United States of America (USA).

    M/S of Native Americans (Indians) in full war dress riding on horseback around field. They are followed by more Indians on foot, in the background is grand stand with sign reading - Buffalo Park - above it. Various M/Ss of Indian children performing a traditional dance. Panning M/S of line of Native Americans in traditional tribal clothing and head-dresses, all attending large powwow.

    Note: nitrate neg transferred showing signs of decomposition - image is poor quality in places. A safety print exists. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    402.25
    Media URN:
    19357
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:03:00 / 01:30:57:00
    Canister:
    G 844

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