Wealth of French Equatorial Africa. (1930 - 1939)

Film-document №66254 1 part, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Director: Moreau Rene. Moris Rene

Reel №1

Equatorial Africa - Gabon and Volta.

Local residents and their homes.

European house - the residence council.

Agricultural Aboriginal life: farm, cow, cattle pasture, the cattle at the watering.


Sheep, geese, turkeys peck grains.

Pigs in the pasture.

stacking straw.

Residents in the field work, pollination, berry picking.

Wagon with hay.

Medical examination of the locals.

Monkey on a chain of eating and drinking, shows certain skills: Pounds the Mortar, sowing sieve smokes.

Gabon's forests.

logging. falling trees.

Purification of the barrel. workers roll the log.

Huge logs.

Trolleys carry the logs to the river.

Rollback logs into the river.

Rafting takes a few days.

Then - in the direction of European ports - Le Havre, Hamburg.

View from the river area

Key words

Africa, agriculture, natives, wild animals, domestic animals, forest, harbor