The Loonanon Fiesta Casilac Celebration in America

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Title

The Loonanon Fiesta Casilac Celebration in America

Description

Group photograph of the 1952 Loonanon Fiesta Casilac Celebration in America. The reunion barbecue took place at Waller Park in Santa Maria, California. The Loonanon organization was developed to bring friends and family from Loon together once a year during Labor Day weekend. Linda Mathiesen (b. 1955) is a second generation Filipina American. Her father, Fabian Malino Vallejo, was one of the original members of the Loonanon organization. He was an agricultural worker. He passed away in 1988, and his children found this picture.

Coverage

Santa Maria, California
Waller Park

Date

September 6, 1952

Contributor

Linda Mathiesen

Subject

Filipino Americans

Format

Black and white photograph

Type

Still image

Identifier

USA-CA-09022012-C004-001

Files

Citation

“The Loonanon Fiesta Casilac Celebration in America,” The Re/Collecting Project , accessed September 22, 2017, http://reco.calpoly.edu/items/show/1755.

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