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CALCHAQUI

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Originally appearing in Volume V04, Page 969 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CALCHAQUI, a tribe of South American Indians, now extinct, who formerly occupied northern Argentina. Stone and other remains prove them to have reached a high degree of civilization. They offered a vigorous resistance to the first Spanish colonists coming from Chile.
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