National Geographic : 1939 Nov
© National Geographic Society "HURRY, MOTHER, I WANT A LOOK, TOO" A Lapp wife inspects her country through the eye of the photographer's motion-picture camera. Women often don several tasseled silk shawls at once. The boy wears a deerskin jerkin. -o10 cm niH:e1 U1 yi1unn1e, mVUV1ctoLneWJ LIFE BELTS ARE STUFFED WITH BUOYANT REINDEER HAIR Each strand is a hollow, unsinkable tube. The fur isalso used tofill pillows, pads, and mattresses. Here aLapp woman picks soft, white throat hair ina pulka, or reindeer sled, resembling ashallow canoe.