Jibito

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The Jibito are an indigenous people of Peru. They first met with the Franciscans in 1676 in the forest near the Huallaga River, in what is now Peru's Loreto Province. After their conversion, they settled in villages on the western bank of the river.

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Public Domain This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "article name needed". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. 

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