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Laura Boulton Film Collection: Micronesia 1976

Catalog Data

Creator:
Boulton, Laura musicologist  Search this
Physical description:
3,600 ft (1 hr 40 min) silent b&w video
Culture:
Micronesians  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Aerial shots of islands
Place:
Federated States of Micronesia
Palau
Oceania
Date:
1976
Notes:
Supplementary materials: 1,3,6
Summary:
Footage taken in the Micronesian atolls of Yap, Ulithi, and Palau. Documented are traditional dances, woodcarving, hammock, and fishnet weaving. Footage also includes panoramic shots of landscape and surrounding vegetation and aerial shots of the islands.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Dance--traditional  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Settlement--rural  Search this
Weaving--hammock weaving  Search this
Weaving--fishnet weaving  Search this
Carving--wood carving  Search this
Manufacture--flower wreaths  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Manufacture--construction of a boat  Search this
Yap  Search this
Ulith  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.9.30
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218884