Creator

David Baxter

Slide ID

CV-85-072

_pkUnique ID

CV85072

Slide Date

1-1-1985

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Island

Boa Vista

Province or Jurisdiction

CV85072

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. A small circle of local musicians are playing music to entertain guests as Boa Vista is a well known source of fine Cape Verdean musicians.

Keywords

Boa Vista, despedida, party, music, musicians

Notes

Notes by David Baxter

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License ( https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ ). For more information contact Digital Initiatives at James P. Adams Library, (401) 456-8380, Rhode Island College, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence, RI, 02903, digitalcommons@ric.edu.

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1

Folder

9

Keywords

Boa Vista, despedida, party, music, musicians

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