The Hispanic Population in Central Louisiana and Its Traditions Records, 2008

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2008 (Date created)
Creator and/or Contributor
William F. Manger (creator), Louisiana Folklife Program (creator)
Scope and Content Note
Materials include project photo log, bibliography, article, and interview summaries. Digital materials include all of these in addition to original photograph JPEGs.

Administrative/Biographical History Element
Project was carried out in 2008 by Bill Manger of Texas A&M University. During the course of research for the project, Manger interviewed Latino/a community leaders, restaurant owners, nursery owners, priests, and community members. Interview topics covered include employment in the agricultural industry and other venues, traditional foods, and religious practices. The resulting publication, "The Hispanic Population of Rural Central Louisiana and Their Traditions" is available at the Louisiana Folklife Program's New Populations Page.
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English (Languages)
Other Subject Headings
Foreign workers, Latin American--United States--Interviews. (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
Foreign workers, Latin American--Louisiana--Interviews. (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
Latin Americans--Louisiana--Ethnic identity. (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
Latin Americans--Louisiana--Social life and customs. (Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT))
Preferred Citation
Louisiana Folklife Program Project Files, Mss. 4730, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Related Entities:
William F. Manger (creator)
Louisiana Folklife Program (creator)