• Short Summary

    Footage of the Chilean dance known as 'The Quaker', the Andes, Chile.

  • Description

    The Andes, Chile.

    Full titles read: "FIESTA !"

    Good L/S's of Chilean's dancing the 'Quaker' a traditional courtship dance. A number of men and sit on rocks nearby and provide the dances with musical accompaniment on guitars. The commentator says that the dance originates from the first Spanish settlers.

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    Film ID:
    1186.06
    Media URN:
    40806
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:47:00 / 01:11:37:00
    Canister:
    PT 470

Comments (1)

  1. FeñaBP says

    The real name of Chilean's dancing is the 'Cueca'

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