Visual display of the Young girls in a Black Lahu (Lahu Na) village pose for a photograph in Houa Khong Province

Young girls in a Black Lahu (Lahu Na) village pose for a photograph in Houa Khong Province

  • January 1973
  • The USAID Ban Houei Sai staff along with Royal Lao Government rural development field workers jointly trekked from Muang Meung (PC 5292, LS-93) to Na Kong (PC 2860) in Houa Khong Province, a distance of 42 kilometers over a three-day period, on a road and agriculture survey. Lahu and Yao (Iu Mien) villages were visited along the way. Here, several young girls in the Black Lahu (Lahu Na) village of Chao Sing (PC 4074) pose for a photograph. The girl most visible wears a silver neck ring that is flat and elliptical, plus a flower-shaped silver disc over the front of her blouse as decoration.

Details

Photographer
Sage, William
Date
  • January 1973
Collections
Description of Original
  • Black and white photograph
Subjects
Location of Original
  • Arizona State University Library. Rare Books and Manuscripts : MSS-281 14.9.8
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