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The Ortiz Family - Street Scenes and Attractions in Mexico City (1960)

Letty Carrasco

Silent | 1960

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  •  Scenes of Plaza Meyor, Mexico City 
  •  Murals of Mexico City 
  •  Scenes on Lake Xochimilco 
  •  Murals of Mexico City and Modern Architecture 
 
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These home movie captures scenes from a trip to Mexico City in 1960. Included are shots of the Plaza Meyor, Metropolitan Cathedral, and Diego Rivera murals. Also included are scenes of chalupa boats with vendors selling fruit, vegetables, and flowers on Lake Xochimilco.