Grade Range: 5-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 11/3/2008
This online exhibition invites you to look at the history of Puerto Rico through the eyes of the collector who captured the island's history from the 16th to the 20th centuries with the thousands of objects he collected. Students will gain a unique insight into a cultural tradition that continues to play an important role in the growing diversity of the United States.
Multimedia instruction, Museum education, Thematic approach
This is a miniature version of the barril de bomba, the kind of drum used in performances of the ...
religion, Puerto, culture, history, Catholicism, art, Rico, teodoro, Rican, world, Vidal,, Collection, Christianity, civilization, Catholic, geography
Learn about Puerto Rican Carnival with Ramon, who longs to masquerade along with the older boys, ...
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