National Geographic : 1913 Apr
Photo by L. T. Nelson "THE FATHER OF HIS COUNTRY" About 150 Indian men were measured and photographed in an effort to get accurate in formation regarding their physiognomy, and anatomy. Most of them were rather fright ened, but this one, who has been dubbed the "father of his country," was very much flat tered and highly pleased at having his picture taken (see text, pages 561, 562). Photo by L. T . Nelson QUICHUA GIRL: CUZCO The Cuzco Indian women rarely speak any thing but Quichua, the language of the Incas. Photo byL.T.Nelson A TYPICAL, OLD INDIAN WOMAN IN CUZCO An old Indian woman from the Cuzco mar ket-place quitedisgusted with the proceedings and wishing that her spinning had notbeen interrupted. Inher left hand she isholding her yarn andprimitive spindle.