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6 edition of Cajun Mardi Gras masks found in the catalog.

Cajun Mardi Gras masks

by Lindahl, Carl.

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana,
  • Basile.,
  • Mamou.,
  • Lousisiana,
  • Basile,
  • Mamou
    • Subjects:
    • Carnival masks -- Louisiana -- Basile.,
    • Carnival masks -- Louisiana -- Mamou.,
    • Carnival -- Lousisiana -- Basile.,
    • Carnival -- Louisiana -- Mamou.,
    • Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Basile -- Social life and customs.,
    • Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Mamou -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 96).

      StatementCarl Lindahl and Carolyn Ware.
      SeriesFolk art and artists series
      ContributionsWare, Carolyn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT1748.U52 L85 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL665752M
      ISBN 100878059687, 0878059695
      LC Control Number97011388

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      Feb 7, - New Orleans & Louisiana themed books, authors and illustrators. See more ideas about Childrens books, Books and New orleans louisiana pins. Some of the Mardi Gras revelers dance and play music outside of the American Legion Hall in Mamou before the start of the Mamou Courir de Mardi Gras on Tuesday, Feb. 28,

      Rolling Elvi Honor the King with New Parade | Mardi Gras New Orleans. Elvis Presley died 42 years ago this Friday and the Krewe of the Rolling Elvi will honor the King in the French Quarter on the anniversary of his death with a block procession starting at p.m. If you can dream up a Mardi Gras bead or mask, we probably have it. Below is an online sampling of our selection. Why don't you stop in and see it all? Visit the Mardi Gras section at our Bossier City store and catch a little Cajun spirit! Laissez les bon temps roullez! Beads | Masks. Tour buses are welcome. Come Enjoy Mardi Gras in the Ark-La Tex!


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