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Lupe Aviles and Señora Castillo at a jamaica in East Los Angeles, California
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SeÔøΩora Castillo (with the guitar) and Lupe Aviles (photo donor's mother and previous married name Rivera) are at a church fiesta called a jamaica (Spanish word for hibiscus) that was held at the Santa Maria Center (C.Y.O., Catholic Youth Organization) in the Belvedere area of East Los Angeles. SeÔøΩora Castillo was a singer and Lupe used to sing along. The picture is framed by an oval shape cut out with red and blue borders and small red flowers around it. This image was provided by Ofelia Esparza for inclusion in the Foto East LA collection.
Original measurements: 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. black-and-white photograph
California Preservation Service (CAPS)
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Festivals--California--East Los Angeles
Guitarists--California--East Los Angeles
Mothers--California--East Los Angeles
Musicians--California--East Los Angeles
Singers--California--East Los Angeles
Women--California--East Los Angeles
Aviles, Guadalupe Salazar
E. 1st Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
East Los Angeles (Calif.)
LA County Library
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