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Creator:
Kendon, Adam ethnographer  Search this
Physical description:
1,200 ft (25 min) sound b&w video
Culture:
Enga (New Guinea people)  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Oceania
Papua New Guinea
Enga Province
Date:
1975
Notes:
Supplementary materials: 3
Summary:
Full film record of the Enga, a sedentary subsistence horticulturalist group of the Enga Province found west of Mount Hagen in Papua New Guinea. Footage includes scenes of people coming together to help thatch a house. Afterwards they sit around a fire, cooking sweet potatoes and talking.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
House--house thatching  Search this
Food--cooking sweet potatoes over an open fire  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1984.7.8
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219086