DU Special Collections

Los Manueles

Title:
Los Manueles
Creator:
None specified
Date:
1971 - 1971
Type:
Sound Recording
Format:
audio/mp3, audio/wav
Description:
Tome, New Mexico. "Los Manueles" is a New Year's custom of friends visiting neighbors and greeting them in song and poetry in the wee hours of the morning. Numerous persons named "Manuel" are mentioned. Includes talk about la gala, or tip, and el reenganche, or recruiting of farm workers. Quality: Good., Audiorecording from Cobos Collection. Catalog no. 23.7; Cobos no. 91.B.1,b