Cajun Musicians at the First Folklife Festival

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Cajun musicians stage an impromptu concert at the first Festival of American Folklife. The Louisiana entertainers were among the numerous ethnic performers at the festival on July 1-4, 1967.


  • Torch, The (Staff Magazine)
  • Festival of American Folklife


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Featured in the "Torch," July 1967

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 1, Folder: July 1967

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


July 1967

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  • Folk music
  • Music
  • Folk festivals
  • Musicians
  • Louisiana


  • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
  • Louisiana


  • Group, candid
  • Document

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Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White ; Size: 4.75w x 5.75h ; Type of Image: Group, Candid ; Medium: Document

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