National Geographic : 1913 Oct
Photo from George Kennan A CAUCASIAN IALCONER Among the many customs of the past which still survive in the highlands of Daghestan is that of falconry. Falcons and hawks are care fully trained for the chase and are used in hunting birds and small game animals. Photo from George Kennan A CAVALRYMAN As might be expected from a war like race, many of the Daghestan highlanders have taken service in the Russian army. Photo from George Kennan AN ARMENIAN Among the many racial types found intheCau casus theArmenians arewell represented. They live on thesouthern side oftherange, mainly inthe valleys ofthe foothills, andareseldom found inthe higher parts ofthemountains.