National Geographic : 1941 Feb
@ National Geographic Society Kodachrome by Lieutenant Dayton Seiler, U.S.N. Shy San Blas Women Dodge the Photographer Eloquent persuasion and gifts were necessary to prevail upon grownups to pose. Youngsters did not share theirfears. Homes are much alike. Roofs are thickly thatched with dried palm leaves. Small bamboo poles, laced together with vines, form the walls. Floors are ofhard-packed earth.