The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Life in the raw in Africa : the dead honored

The body of a dead woman in the Congo is tied to a tree or post while the living dance to honor her.


21 x 17.7 cm

Tribune Company


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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (July 26, 1936), p. 8

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  • Chicago Tribune (Firm). Press Service


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