1916 Scientific Expedition, Indigenous Peoples

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Sepia photograph showing a small boy from one of the indigenous tribes of British Guiana (now Guyana) sitting on the base and roots of a giant Mora tree.

Beebe published this image (Fig. 24) in "Tropical Wild Life in British Guiana: Zoological Contributions From the Tropical Research Station of the New York Zoological Society" with the caption, "Base and Roots of Giant Mora Tree."