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1949 Sept. 14

Halpern, Joel Martin

Reindeer milk fermenting

Sweden - At the apex of a tipi-like structure hang reindeer intestines filled with milk that is fermenting in order to make cheese. These racks are also used to dry reindeer meat. An oil drum is nearby. Birch trees and a mountain are in the background. This photograph was taken when Joel M. Halpern accompanied Lutheran Pastor Lennart Wallmark (principal of the Sami folk high school ... more

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