Filipino La.

Archive of Filipino Louisiana

Documentation of the history and culture of Filipino communities in Louisiana

Manila Village

Dublin Core


Manila Village


Collection of photographs and text related to Manila Village.

Collection Items

Brochures for Manila Village and Clark Cheniere Markers.
Two brochures that summarize the history of Manila Village. The brochures were developed for events to unveil the markers.

Child on Manila Bay Wharf (1941)
Estrella Maxima Melendez, daughter of Catalino Decena Melendez and Gertrude Marie L Melendez, on the wharf at Manila Bay.

Manila Village Remains (1987)
Remains of Manila Village in 1987. Photos taken on an excursion by Ruth Limjuco and company to visit the site.

Dedication of Manila Village Plaza and Clark Cheniere Markers
Dedication documentation includes the official program,
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