National Geographic : 1930 Oct
-,. ... .. v' -- ~ ' . ... . .J liNatural-Lolor hrotograps byJoseph f.Rock TIBETAN WOMEN ENJOY A FREEDOM UNUSUAL TO THEIR SEX IN ASIA Although untouched by the trend of modern times, they do not live the secluded life decreed for so manyoftheir sisters oftheFar East. They take an active part in trade and business, are strong, intelligent and often masterful enough to be the actual heads oftheir families. These women, from Draya (left) and Chwanpien, are in festive attire.