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A valley in Birethanti
by Freeman, Margery. A valley in Birethanti Birethanti bazaar, seen from a nearby mountaintop, lies at the foot of a mountain by a cascading river. Mountain pathways meander along the riverside past the bazaar. To the [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
A village on a hillside, terraced fields and white clouds
by Freeman, Margery. A village on a hillside, terraced fields and white cloudsA village on a hillside, terraced fields and white clouds Terraced rice fields cascade down the mountains around a group of houses in the [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Burros in Nepal
by Freeman, Margery. Burros in Nepal Burros carrying goods down pathways once used as routes for the salt trade that crossed the mountains into Tibet. Today, the people who live in these mountains use salt imported from [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Close-up of slate roof
by Freeman, Margery. Close-up of slate roofClose-up of slate roofSlates are laid for roofs on two houses. In the mountain regions of Nepal stones are abundant and used for siding and roofing houses as well as paving [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Dhaulagiri Mountain seen from Naudanda, Nepal
by Freeman, Margery. Dhaulagiri Mountain seen from Naudanda, Nepal Green cascading terraces stand in the foreground in Naudanda, Nepal. Houses and patches of forest are scattered around the mountainsides. In the [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Drying fibers
by Freeman, Margery. Drying fibersIn Tirkhedhunga, Nepal, a woman spreads hemp fibers on the floor to dry. Sun hemp is grown for fibers and the fibers are used for making ropes, weaving baskets, and many other [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Houses in Naudanda, Nepal
by Freeman, Margery. Houses in Naudanda, Nepal Houses in Naudanda — a village in Kaski District in the Gandaki Zone of northern-central Nepal. Naudanda straddles a mountaintop in the Himalayas and lies along one of the [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Kaagbeni village
by Freeman, Margery. Kaagbeni villageKaagbeni village is located in an arid valley. In this picture buckwheat can be seen growing in terraced fields and houses with mud-covered roofs.Kaagbeni is in the trans-Himalayan [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Locals watching view from Chandrakot in western Nepal
by Freeman, Margery. Locals watching view from Chandrakot in western NepalSix people view the landscape from a resting place at Chandrakot, a village en route from Naudanda to Birethanti, Nepal. The landscape includes [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Mountain village in Nepal
by Freeman, Margery. Mountain village in NepalA village on top of a a mountain in Nepal, surrounded by cascading terraces of rice fields. The structures in the photo are roofed with stone tiles and painted with [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Nepal mountain landscape
by Freeman, Margery. Nepal mountain landscape View from a mountaintop in Chandrakot, a village en route from Naudanda to Birethanti, Nepal. Stone steps marking a path can be seen in the bottom left in the foreground. In [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Stone steps
by Freeman, Margery. Stone steps A stones step path winds around the side of a mountain in Nepal. This trail is part of the historical salt trade route that crosses the mountains into Tibet. Although salt is no longer [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Terraced fields of Naudanda, Nepal
by Freeman, Margery. Terraced fields of Naudanda, NepalTerraced fields of Naudanda, Nepal Terraced fields in Naudanda, a village in Kaski District in the Gandaki Zone of northern-central Nepal. While this mountain [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Terraced fields surrounding a village in western mountain, Nepal
by Freeman, Margery. Terraced fields surrounding a village in western mountain, NepalTerraced fields surrounding a village in western mountain, NepalA valley in the high altitude of the trans-Himalayan region in Nepal. [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
View along the trek from Tirkedhunga to Ulleri
by Freeman, Margery. View along the trek from Tirkedhunga to UlleriView along the trek from Tirkedhunga to UlleriA view of along the trail between the villages of Tirkedhunga and Ulleri in the Annapurna region of Nepal. [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
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