[Man in Indigenous Attire]
Description: Black and white view of man in traditional dress of the indigenous Huichol people of Mexico in front of the General Motors Pavilion. Photo by photographer, folklorist, and filmmaker Luis Marquez, who was invited by the Mexican government to participate in the 1940 season of the New York World's Fair.
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.); Locomotives; Pavilions; Railroad trains; Indigenous peoples; Transportation Zone
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