Footage includes fruit bats, dancing, and food customs of Tongan villagers.
- Creation Date
- circa 1926-1928
- Location Of Originals
This digital image is a surrogate of an item from the J. Edward Hoffmeister Papers (MSS 0231, Box 4, Folder 2).
- Physical Description
Black and white film, 16mm, 7" reels
Titles in film: University of Rochester - 'Flying Foxes' Huge Fruit Bats with wing spread of over 2 feet cling to sacred trees with heads down ; Tongan men dancing, dances last hours ; Views of a Tongan village ; Pigs are members of the family ; A Tongan diningroom - no forks or knives ; A Tongan schoolmaster and family
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- UC Regents
- Cite This Work
"Eua, Tonga, circa 1926-1928." J. Edward Hoffmeister Papers. MSS 0231. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.
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