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Tape vt009, reel 59 -- Original footage (8mm)Table of Contents

This tape contains 8mm footage taken by Snow perhaps as early as 1960. Some of the footage may have been used in "One Fourth of Humanity".

tape/time event comment
09/00:00:31 copyright warning  
09/00:00:43 UMKC slate  
09/00:00:56 Edgar Snow reel 59 slate  
09/00:01:32 exercising and Chinese people entering building  
09/00:01:44 university?  
09/00:01:50 chicken farm (commune?)  
09/00:02:23 pigs  
09/00:02:41 buildings of above farm/commune  
09/00:02:50 cows  
09/00:03:10 street scene  
09/00:03:26 outside looking at church building  
09/00:03:42 children’s nursery  
09/00:03:47 inside a factory  
09/00:04:16 girl working in factory  
09/00:04:22 outside view of building (commune)  
09/00:04:32 children in school  
09/00:05:22 children dancing  
09/00:06:04 swimming pool -- swimmers  
09/00:06:35 train station  
09/00:06:52 workers working on train tracks  
09/00:07:19 view of trees; lumbermen chopping them down; lumberyard  
09/00:08:30 ES talking with Old Li, Willow Grove commune  
09/00:08:36 in factory  
09/00:08:50 building and landscape -- pagodas (a tourist area?)  
09/00:09:35 sunflowers and plants  
09/00:09:47 streets; entering a large building  
09/00:09:58 Chinese opera  
09/00:10:13 train  
09/00:10:18 street scene: people and hauling goods, buildings, a park or school entrance, park or school grounds  
09/00:11:40 woman in blue shirt  
09/00:11:55 building  
09/00:11:59 street scene, moving goods  
09/00:12:04 inside building, a factory? dark
09/00:12:25 building exterior  
09/00:12:32 ES interview with Old Li, Willow Grove commune  
09/00:12:48 ES in hard-hat visiting factory  
09/00:13:02 children dancing, exercising, school grounds  
09/00:13:45 Chinese entering building  
09/00:13:56 outdoor scene of people (workers)  
09/00:14:01 at factory  
09/00:14:08 street scene  
09/00:14:22 workers in factory related to 09/00:14:01
09/00:14:48 three Chinese people talking outside  
09/00:15:03 in a family’s home  
09/00:15:18 woman leading child outside; same family as above  
09/00:15:33 family eating in a restaurant; same family as above  
09/00:15:52 person reading a book  
09/00:16:05 scenes of city -- streets and buildings; people, vehicles  
09/00:17:04 train station  
09/00:17:48 runners in a race  
09/00:17:53 two men in front of a building  
09/00:18:12 girl in factory working -- an engine plant? also other people in factory  
09/00:19:29 building  
09/00:19:31 playground with children; family same family as 09/00:15:03
09/00:20:02 street scene  
09/00:20:21 alley -- street scenes  
09/00:20:34 ES walking across street  
09/00:20:46 people on street  
09/00:21:02 railroad construction  
09/00:21:20 end  
09/00:21:38 Ma Hai-de  
09/00:21:47 lake scene: Ma Haide with another person  
09/00:22:00 children  
09/00:22:06 Ma Hai-de’s wife  
09/00:22:14 Ma Hai-de with his son  
09/00:22:21 Ma Hai-de with his wife and son  
09/00:22:34 Chinese woman with child  
09/00:22:46 waterfront: boats in harbor  
09/00:23:09 Shanghai  
09/00:23:38 ES talking with man in Shanghai -- Chinese girls on-lookers  
09/00:24:15 harbor  
09/00:24:26 palm trees and buildings in Shanghai  
09/00:24:40 buildings, partly destroyed  
09/00:24:45 group of Chinese people talking  
09/00:25:11 building construction  
09/00:25:19 group of Chinese people talking continues 09/00:24:45
09/00:25:23 people hoeing, raking soil  
09/00:26:10 quartet group practicing outdoors  
09/00:26:25 village near water; agricultural activities -- ducks and their herders  
09/00:27:34 ES receiving bouquet at commune? -- large building with school children  
09/00:28:06 children performing -- singing, dancing  
09/00:28:58 ES with folks from above blowing horn with banner related to 09/00:28:06
09/00:29:28 building and grounds  
09/00:29:48 orchestra performance  
09/00:30:28 Tibetan woman singing and talking with other women  
09/00:31:23 ES with above women  
09/00:31:30 Man at heavy industry plant; shots of other workers  
09/00:32:03 men standing and talking  
09/00:32:10 ES interviewing these men  
09/00:32:24 at factory/plant  
09/00:32:33 street scene  
09/00:32:40 Tai chi  
09/00:32:49 reading street posters  
09/00:32:55 Tai chi in park  
09/00:33:10 girl  
09/00:33:15 Tai chi and other martial arts  
09/00:33:43 people on streets and children in park  
09/00:34:05 Tai chi in park  
09/00:34:24 painter (artist) in park  
09/00:34:38 church  
09/00:34:44 pastor of church  
09/00:34:49 people sitting and working -- food in baskets  
09/00:34:57 buildings (commune?)  
09/00:35:13 children playing  
09/00:35:26 buildings -- may be housing units  
09/00:35:48 river  
09/00:35:51 buildings -- housing blocks?  
09/00:36:17 children  
09/00:36:26 street scene, rear of housing blocks?  
09/00:36:40 Shanghai: harbor, boats and crews  
09/00:37:10 Shanghai: walking day schoolers  
09/00:37:16 Shanghai: boats and street activity  
09/00:37:41 window shopping  
09/00:37:46 street  
09/00:37:47 three Chinese men walking into building (Pastors?)  
09/00:38:05 church  
09/00:38:15 ES and pastors of church  
09/00:38:33 automated factory moving goods around  
09/00:39:06 ES smoking with workers at above factory  
09/00:39:16 ES watching machinery at above factory  
09/00:39:30 street scenes and buildings  
09/00:40:05 children in blue jackets  
09/00:40:10 street scenes  
09/00:40:28 vegetables in fields by buildings (garden plots)  
09/00:40:47 boys  
09/00:40:54 working in garden plots related to 09/00:40:28
09/00:41:03 building across river  
09/00:41:16 Beijing: ES with General (western or middle eastern) and Chinese man  
09/00:41:36 same place as above: guests walking and crowd  
09/00:41:52 Liu Shao-qi  
09/00:41:58 soldiers marching  
09/00:42:07 riding in car looking at crowds and at above processions and scenery  
09/00:44:21 parade in Tiananmen -- view of crowd  
09/00:47:40 end  
09/00:48:10 Summer Palace?  
09/00:48:29 boats in lake at Summer Palace  
09/00:49:00 street scenes of buildings in Beijing; people in streets  
09/00:49:56 people reading signs  
09/00:50:05 students  
09/00:50:15 people walking toward a building  
09/00:50:36 iron/steel factory  
09/00:50:41 in car driving down street  
09/00:50:54 dancers in folk costumes (minority group folk dancers?)  
09/00:51:31 buildings -- Beijing University?  
09/00:51:43 child  
09/00:51:52 train station in Beijing  
09/00:52:09 ES at train station with girls  
09/00:52:11 at station -- young girls and boys outside and inside train car  
09/00:52:38 train moving -- scenery as train leaves station  
09/00:52:51 park  
09/00:53:01 train station -- inside cars  
09/00:53:13 people walking  
09/00:53:26 Memorial of Workers/People’s Revolution?  
09/00:53:49 people rowing on lake  
09/00:53:50 two boys walking by lake  
09/00:54:16 lake view  
09/00:54:23 street scene  
09/00:54:30 from boat as it leaves bank on lake  
09/00:54:59 end  
09/00:56:36 end of tape slate  

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