The E.B. Hopkins Collection, no. 18 - Mardi Gras in Caracas (1927)

Video:


Date:
1927

Creator:
Hamon Arts Library - SMU



Archive/Collection:
Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, The E.B. Hopkins Collection

Source URL:
http://texasarchive.org/library/index.php/2015_00564



Description:
In this home movie from 1927, the Hopkins family attends a Mardi Gras celebration in Caracas, Venezuela. During the parade, costumed revelers toss streamers and beads from cars. Following the festivities, locals gather in the streets for a dance party.

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Location(s):
Calle La Linea, Caracas, Venezuela
Sound/Silent:
Silent

Archive:
Texas Archive of the Moving Image

Archive contact:
512-485-3073, Info@texasarchive.org

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