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Jivaro Indian man and woman on jungle trail 1/2 mile south of airstrip at Sucua with more Jivaros dressed in Sunday best. Santiago-Zamora, Ecuador. 1950.

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1950

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Jivaro Indian man and woman on jungle trail 1/2 mile south of airstrip at Sucua with more Jivaros dressed in Sunday best. The Jivaros are the headhunters who kill with poisoned blowgun darts (curare) and then shrink the victim's head to the size of an orange. Santiago-Zamora, Ecuador. 1950.

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U.S. Geological Survey
Photographer :
Lewis, G. Edward

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name photoLibrary lge00096
number photoLibrary 22095
batch photoLibrary btch419
number_in_book photoLibrary 96

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