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Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (700 feet) silent color 16mm
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Caribbean
Cuba
Date:
ca 1953
Notes:
title from credits (published work)--archival collection
supplementary materials: publicity materials, books, photographs, sound recordings
Donated by Halla Linker Aguirre and California State University at Northridge, University Library in 2002
Summary:
Television broadcast created by Hal Linker with his wife, Halla, and son, David. Edited film was shot in Cuba and is the last episode in their series showing Cuba before Castro became Prime Minister. Linkers visit the eastern tip of the island where they film making rum, ice made from molasses, and San Juan Hill. Linkers also film the Fiesta of Santiago and are permitted to film the "Virgen de la Cobre" statue.
Cite as:
Courtesy of Halla Linker
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland 20746
Topic:
Cities and towns  Search this
Religious--Festivals  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.128
Restrictions & Rights:
OK:0 Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_374046