Creator

David Baxter

Slide ID

CV-85-068

_pkUnique ID

CV85068

Slide Date

1-1-1985

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Island

Boa Vista

Province or Jurisdiction

CV85068

Date

January 1985

Description

Pictured is a gathering in Cape Verde known as a "despedida" or farewell party. This particular one, on the island of Boa Vista, is held for those individuals leaving the island. Some local musicians are seen in the background, probably getting ready to provide entertainment as Boa Vista is well known source of fine Cape Verdean musicians.

Keywords

Boa Vista, despedida, party, music, musicians

Notes

Notes by David Baxter

Copyright

Rhode Island College

Box

1

Folder

9

Keywords

Boa Vista, despedida, party, music, musicians

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