Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino » Selk´nam

Portrait of Selk´nam women, native Americans to Tierra del Fuego, CL. This tribe of indigenous people were wiped out by genocide w/settlement of their land by sheep ranches in the late & early c. The last Selk'nam tribe member died in 1974

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For seven thousand years, the Selk’nam, Yamana and Kawésqar people inhabited the forbidding archipelago of Southern Patagonia.

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Selk'nam indigenous people of Tierra Del Fuego, Chile. Photographed by Martin Gusinde, in