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Mateo S. Perez (1908-1995) seated with plants, undated

1993-199428 x 36 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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Summary:Photograph of Mateo S. Perez (September 19, 1908 - December 25, 1995) near a window surrounded by plants, undated. He was from San Mateo, Rizal, Philippines and arrived in Washington, D.C. in 1929. He was married to Consuelo Perez and had a daughter, Amelita (Perez) Mondonedo. An article with excerpts from an interview between Mateo Perez and Rita Cacas can be found on the Rita M. Cacas Foundation website here: http://rmcacas.foundation/1994-washington-post-article.html. This photograph may have been taken 1993-1994, during Rita Cacas's interview with Mr. Perez.
Creator:Cacas, Rita M.
Provider:Cacas, Rita M.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects: Perez, Mateo S., 1908-1995
Filipino Americans -- Men
Older people
Flower pots
ArchivesUM location:Rita M. Cacas Filipino American Community Archives
  • series 1
  • subseries 1
  • box 1
  • folder 2
  • item 5
  • accession 2015-162
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:Cacas, Rita
Collection:Digital Collections
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