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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Natives dancing

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Shows men dancing with women looking on at the right. Women carry heavy loads on their backs with a strap over the forehead. As a consequence (?) they are small - hunched, pigeon toed and knock-kneed - but very strong. [Shantz travel journal, May 23, 1920]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19200523_38431_m
Created: 
1920-05-23
City: 
Meru
City Then: 
Meru
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Kenya
Country Then: 
Kenya
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No