Line of fierce looking nearly nude Wahgi natives standing behind monthly wages of lage snail shells given by govt. man in return for labor at Central Highlands livestock station.


  • Date: 1949-02
  • Location: Papua New Guinea
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Currency, Finance, Central Highlands, Sections, People And Customs, New Guinea, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Eliot Elisofon
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_702670
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.
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