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Creator:
Holmes, Burton travel-lecturer  Search this
Physical description:
787 ft (14 min) silent b&w video
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Asia
Date:
ca 1919
Notes:
Supplementary materials: Holmes, Burton. "The Burton Holmes Lectures." 10 vols. Battle Creek: Little-Preston Company, Ltd., 1901; Holmes, Burton. "The World is Mine: An Autobiography." Culver City: Murray and Gee, 1953; Caldwell, Genoa, ed. "The Man Who Photographed the World: Burton Holmes Travelogues, 1892-1938." New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1977.
Summary:
Edited film of an elite Siamese household includes the serving of a meal, dancing, chewing of betel, and Siamese dress.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Local number:
HSFA 1990.7.5
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218714