Cuban beauty queen and 3 women in folkloric dresses
Justo A. Martí Photographic Collection, 1948-1985
A Cuban beauty queen, Mexican women in folkloric dress, and Puerto Rican dancer Polly Rogers (in straw hat) together, New York, NY. Beauty pageants were a common means of celebrating culture and forging relationships between immigrant groups.
April 8, 1959, Date accepted
CreatorJusto A. Martí
Photograph: b & w photographs
Women, Celebrations, Fashion
Justo A. Martí Photographic Collection, 1948-1985. Cuban beauty queen and 3 women in folkloric dresses: JAMa_b07_f02_0002. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Jun 2019.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library and Archives