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  • Short Summary

    Footage of an American Indian settlement - a woman cooks bread in a primitive oven.

  • Description

    "Even more primitive are the Indians of the Southwest." L/S of a rocky landscape. Two children run down a hill towards the camera. M/S of children walking through a stream or lake which is close to some primitive housing carved into the rock face. Various shots of the settlement. "Facing the elements on every side."

    M/S of a young squaw walking towards the camera with a baby in a papoose strapped to her back. C/U of the young woman and her baby. She turns around for the camera. "Home-made bread from home-grown flour." M/S of the squaw kneading dough. She makes some small loaves and places them into a square dish. "One oven for the entire community." M/S of woman putting her bread into a primitive oven on the top of a hillside - she sweeps it out first. She then places a square brick against the opening of the oven. "The bakery - a free-for-all." M/S of woman taking trays of bread from the oven. She hands one tray to a friend.

    Red Indians, American Indians.

    Note: Intertitle has "Inkwell Studios" at the top and "Reelview" at the bottom.

    There is a note on the end leader "Blue tint, Lt (?) amber" - presumably tinting and toning instructions.

    Date unknown - no stock mark.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:09:00 / 01:06:14:00
    EP 292

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