Old Maps of Southern Patagonia

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Gusinde complete map

Gusinde map detail

complete map

detail of southern region

Distribution of Indian Groups in the Southern Channels
Martin Gusinde, c1920
Martin Gusinde was a Silesian-born priest and ethnologist who studied the natives of Tierra del Fuego during the years 1918-1924, when they were fast on the road to extinction. The groups whose distribution appears on this map are (modern names in parentheses): alacaluf (qawasqar), yagan (yamana) and ona (selknam).

Old Maps of Southern Patagonia