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Physical description:
1 film reel (1,296 feet) sound color 16mm reference
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1976
1974
Notes:
title from credits (published works)--study collection
Some film titles came with teacher instructional information found in film cans.
Collection of 252 educational film distribution prints was given to the HSFA by the Regional Educational Media Center (REMC 2), Michigan in 1994. REMC 2, located in Traverse City, provided media services to public and state recognized private and parochial schools in a 14 county region. Film prints were being phased out of the distribution library.
Summary:
Edited film follows archeologist and Mayan authority Eric Thompson's travels through Central America where he visits various archeological sites while illuminating the current theories on the delcine of the Mayan civilization. Produced and distributed by Time-Life.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Jungles  Search this
Archaeologists  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1994.21.246
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_385209