Ramón Martínez, Santería practitioner

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Material Information

Title:
Ramón Martínez, Santería practitioner
Physical Description:
1 photograph : b & w. ; 21 x 26 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
Mack, Bob ( Photographer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Caribbean Area   ( lcsh )
Santería   ( lcsh )
Religious articles -- 1970-1980   ( lctgm )
Martinez, Ramon   ( local )
Orisha religion   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage:
Miami, Florida

Notes

Abstract:
Shows Martínez dressed in white sitting on a living room floor with cowrie shells, a doll and a mask head. Original caption: Ramon Martinez and his tools for Santeria consultation.
General Note:
Photo date stamped on back: September 18, 1978.
Biographical:
The Afro-Cuban Orisha religion is sometimes referred to as Santeria. Martinez, pictured here, is probably an Orisha priest. See <http://historymiamiarchives.org/online-exhibits/orisha/english/orisha-e-1.htm> for an illustrated description of Orisha.
Preferred Citation:
Cite as Miami News Collection, HistoryMiami, 1995-277-3183.

Record Information

Source Institution:
HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida)
Holding Location:
HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida)
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier:
local - 1995-277-3183
System ID:
AA00015766:00001