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O. Louis Mazzatenta

Women carry baskets of huge loaves of bread on their heads as a part of celebrations during the Feast of the Holy Spirit in Ribeiras, Pico Island, Portugal. This photo appeared in a February 1976 story about the Azores, an archipelago of nine islands off the coast of Portugal.

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