Image depicting a Yaghan family in a canoe. The glass plate was probably purchased by Australian Anthropologist Sir Walter Baldwin Spencer while in Punta Arenas [Magallanes] in 1929. The image was taken by C. Veiga, a famous local photographer whose studio in Magallanes and images are well known in the region.

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Full size with some silvering of emulsion. Depicting family group in a canoe, Chile.

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