Human Studies Film Archives

Guide to the Robert Von Kaupp film of the Festival of the Battle of Puebla, 1968

Summary

Collection ID:
HSFA.1989.04
Creators:
Von Kaupp, Robert, 1925-2012
Dates:
1968
Languages:
No linguistic content; Not applicable
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Physical Description:
1 Film reel
16 minutes
color silent; 506 feet
16mm
Repository:

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents
Footage taken of the annual festival reenactment of the Battle of Puebla which takes place in Huejotzingo, Mexico. Footage concentrates on masks and costumes.
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Administration

Custodial History
Previously titled "Robert Kaupp's Footage of the Festival of the Battle of Puebla 1968."
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Robert Von Kaupp in 1989.

Using the Collection

Conditions Governing Use
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Preferred Citation
Robert Von Kaupp film of the Festival of the Battle of Puebla, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information

Local Number

Local Number
HSFA 1989.4.1


Keywords

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
North America Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mexico Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
silent films Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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