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Farewell dance in honor of the illustrious Brother Pedro R. Francisco and family, February 9, 1940

1940-02-930 x 50 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:Group photograph from a farewell dance in honor of the Illustrious Brother Pedro R. Francisco and family, given by the Gran Oriete (sp?) Filipino in the Caravan Hall on February 9, 1940. Caravan Hall was the site of the First World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon) in conjunction with the New York World's Fair ("The World of Tomorrow") in New York, July 2-4, 1939. For more information about the Gran Oriente, see Filipino Masons at http://filipinomasons.blogspot.com/2007/08/history-of-philippine-masonry.html. Clemente C. Cacas is in this picture.
Provider:Standard Flashlight BB, Inc.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New York
Place of origin – Settlement:New York City
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New York
Geographical subject – Settlement:New York City
Topical subjects:Celebrations
Evening gowns
Tuxedoes
Francisco, Pedro R.
Freemasons
ArchivesUM location:Rita M. Cacas Filipino American Community Archives
  • series 3
  • box 2
  • folder 2
  • item 30
  • accession 2015-162
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Copyright holder:Standard Flashligh BB, Inc., New York 36997
Collection:Digital Collections
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