National Geographic : 1945 Sep
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byW. Robert Moore With White Sails Set, Homeward-bound Outrigger Canoes Put Out from the Main Village atAilinglapalap These Marshallese live on another island in the atoll. They came to Airek to bring their handicraft and to purchase supplies during the visit ofU.S.military government officers. For security, the islanders now are allowed to sail their craft inside atoll lagoons,but not inthe open sea.