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Kashmir, Taxila, Benares


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Film Id:F16-0520
Film Description:Unedited travelogue

Note that the lenticular portions have not been transferred to read as color footage.

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[Note that the footage is lenticular color, but not refiltered through a lenticular filter, hence it appears just as vertical stripes, as if scratched.]
Film is dated to early 1930s

A Sikh gentleman strolling with Kate Tode along a mountain road
En route to Kashmir through the Khyber Pass
A roaring river
Kate Tode with an American gentleman walking toward the camera
Boats with families on Dhal Lake in Kashmir
Homes on the banks
Shalimar Bagh (Shalimar Gardens, Srinagar)on a holiday or festive day, many Muslim families picnicking
Todes enjoying the gardens as well
Riding in a boat on Dhal Lake, focus on the textiles of the interior, pans up to other boats passing by.
Mountains of the Hindu Kush, a friend taking a nap
Man on a donkey riding toward camera
BENARES/VARANASI
Many shots of the ghats from a boat
Man on elephant announced by a large brass horn. Followed by a procession of camels.
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Arthur and Kate Tode (Kahop)
Topics:Tourism, Touring, Kashmir, Dhal Lake, Taxila, Benares, Varanasi
Tags: Benares | Dhal Lake | Kashmir | Taxila | Tourism | Varanasi
Rights:All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.


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