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Rio: Traditional knowledge, sustainability and cultural identity on the Rio Grande - Rio Bravo, 2007

 File — Box: 2, CD: 24

Scope and Contents

Tracks: 1. Rancheros Tejanos, Texas ranchers, life and work on the ranch. 2. Tradiciones rancheras, ranch traditions, crafts and foodways. 3. Cajun shrimpers, life and work, in Brownsville, Texas. 4. Los Pinateros, pinata makers on the Border. 5. Matachines, Fiesta de San Lorenzo, Bernalillo, New Mexico.

Note: Focus on the traditional culture, environment and people living along the Rio Grande from New Mexico to South Texas. Produced by Enrique Lamadrid for UNM Maxwell Museum - El Rio Exhibition, 2006, by Chicano Hispano Mexicano Studies and the Smithsonian Center for Folklife ane Cultural Heritage. Videographer - Charlie Weber. Narration, music and photos.


  • 2007

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English Spanish

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 2 boxes (1.2 cu. ft.)

Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131