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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Natives

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Group of chiefs. [Shantz travel journal, Mar. 3, 1920] Watusi men. From left to right, sons of Chief Binga: Kumpi, Vimya, Savivya, Bikama, and Ndagaswa, and four sons of Chief Mlinga. All are dressed in bark cloth, but the third, fifth, sixth, eight[h], and ninth have added a sheet of Americano (calico). They range from six to seven feet in height. Nyanza, Urundi. [caption in Shantz, Agricultural regions of Africa, Part III: Present and potential productivity of the land. Economic Geography, v. 18, no. 4 (Oct. 1942), p. 355]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19200303_37663_m
Created: 
1920-03-03
City: 
Nyanza
City Then: 
Nyanza
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Tanzania
Country Then: 
Tanganyika
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No