16mm Color Film - Inca, Santa Rosa, and Guatemala Street Scenes, circa 1939-1942

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 3

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains 3 16mm color films and 64 slides depicting scenes from Mexico and Guatemala circa 1940, created by William Fisher. The entire collection has been digitized.

The films are available digitally, in DVD format, and in original 16mm format. The 16mm films are stored offsite in cold storage.


  • circa 1939-1942

Conditions Governing Access

This collection may be viewed only in the reading room of Special Collections in the Jean and Alexander Heard Library. Collections should be requested 2-3 days prior to visiting in order to facilitate easier access. For questions or to request a collection, contact specialcollections@vanderbilt.edu.

Conditions Governing Use

This film has been digitized and is available for viewing in the Special Collections Reading Room.


From the Collection: .02 Linear Feet (2 folders. Original films on shelf in cold storage)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Existence and Location of Originals

Original 16mm film is stored offsite in cold storage.

Repository Details

Part of the Vanderbilt University Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Library
1101 19th Ave. S.
Nashville TN 37212 United States


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