Austin Torres Fiesta de San Juan & Hispanic Day Parade Slide Collection
Austin Torres documented the Hispanic –Spanish- Day Parade (1958) and the Fiesta de San Juan (1959) by creating 80 slides of these two events celebrations in New York City. The Torres family members, Felipe N. (1953-1962) and Frank Torres (1962-1964), father and son respectively served to the New York State Assembly representing the South Bronx same district seat The family fully supported the Hispanic Day Parade of the Americas and the Fiesta de San Juan religious festivity devoted to Saint John the Baptist.
Gift of Austin Torres
Open to researchers without restrictions.
Copyright held by Centro.
- Creation: 1958-1959
0.05 Cubic Feet