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Dates:
circa 1972
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item
Size:
1 Film reel (color sound print; 700 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2017.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Man directing unloading of boxes (boxes read: "Instituto Agropecuario nac. Mazatenago"). Men in pith helmets ride into bamboo forest on horses, then appear to consult with each other. Some harvesting. Aerials and ground-level landscapes; following man on riverboat to a bamboo logging camp with larger group of men, with shots of bamboo in situ and h...

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Dates:
circa 1965
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item
Size:
1 Film reel (color sound print; 650 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2017.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Chinese titles. Bulk of reel is men being bussed into bamboo forest and harvesting with machinery. At end: interior shots of a home, kitchen, family meal; exteriors of buildings; some factory (papermaking?) footage. Bamboo forest and men harvesting; factory scenes (exteriors and interiors) with women and men, including production of mats, birdcages...

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Dates:
circa 1950s-1970s
Size:
4 Film reels (1675 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2017.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Bamboo Harvesting films contain film footage of the propagation and harvesting of bamboo and manufacture of bamboo products.

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Dates:
circa 1951
Level:
item
Size:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent print; 125 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2017.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Man and woman working with bamboo inside and in courtyard. Includes close-ups of techniques and products in process, including a basket. In English (on can): "[Unedited] Gunga Din goes to Mazaenago[?] to propagate bamboo via clump division by dynamite & by single branch cuttings."

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Dates:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Film reel (color sound; 694 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film by Film Australia shows the arduous family work associated with a Thai rice harvest. Scenes of harvest activities are followed by a day of threshing and a community celebration which includes dancing and feasting. Legacy Keywords: Agricultural practices rice Thailand ; Threshing rice Thailand ; Ceremonies feasting Thailand ; Dancing ce...

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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1225
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History