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    Indias Toba, Tabacal (Jujuy), Argentina

    Tow Toba women at El Tabacal, Jujuy Province.  The Toba are also know as Kom people. They are having a harsh time from 1880. Tabacal is now known as Hipólito Yrigoyen, there was a factory there, the Toba were workers at the complex.

    I haven’t found reliable references for the picture or the postcard, some saying the was printed by R. Rosauer. Maybe is from the fisrt third of the 20th century.

    External links:

    Kom people

    Los indios toba (es)

    Jujuy

    Fotos viejas de la Plata (es)

    Documentary about the Toba (es)

     

     

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