• Short Summary

    Navajo Indians move out of tourist track, but accept paleface doctors instead of witchdoctors.

  • Description

    USA: Arizona:
    Gen. view pretty scene of Window Rock. Air view of traffic. Gen. view tourist out of car & around Navajo Indians. CU tourist looking at Navajo Indian's work. Gen. view New Navajo Reservation..showing famous Ship Rock in b-g. Back view indians arriving at new land sign 'Roadless Area'. Head on view Indians arriving.. pretty cloud in b-g. Gen. view indians... showing squaw with papoose. Semi CU Indians. Gen. view new Hospital built for Indians. Shot Indians shaking hands with white doctors. Semi view woman leaving hogan (house). Gen. view deserted Indian hogan..where someone has died. Semi view Indian chiefs walking thru' operating theatre...performing corn scattering blessing. Gen. view taking x-ray pictures of indians foot. CU taking x-ray pictures of man's foot. Semi view Chee Dodge shaking hands with doctor & nurses.

    Ethnic Minorities; United States of America; Medicine and Health; Period Attitudes
    Background: Navajo Indians move out of tourist track, but accept paleface doctors instead of witchdoctors.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7FXRRNYZXG1SJ2LGPRHVDIGJM
    Media URN:
    VLVA7FXRRNYZXG1SJ2LGPRHVDIGJM
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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