Filipino La.

Archive of Filipino Louisiana

Documentation of the history and culture of Filipino communities in Louisiana

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Unveiling of the Historical Mural at Filipino American History Month Symposium October 8, 2016, Xavier University, New Orleans, Louisiana. Speakers: Robert Romero, Consul, a.h.
Philippine Honorary Consulate – Louisiana; The Honorable Generoso D. G.…
"'There has to be Lechon': A Celebration in the Filipino Community" is a short ethnographic film focusing on a Filipino community that gathered occasionally to attend services and social events in Talisheek, Louisiana, the home of Pastor Lito who…
Presentation of the Philippine-Louisiana Historical Mural at Filipino American History Month Symposium October 8, 2016, Xavier University, New Orleans, Louisiana. Conclusion includes a short time-lapse video created by the Durian…
Durian Collective video showing the creation of the the Philippine-Louisiana Historical Mural. Dr. Almira Astudillo Gilles presented the mural to Philippine-Louisiana Historical Society at Filipino American History Month Symposium at Xavier…

St Malo Final Script Shipping and Order Letter.pdf
Approval of final text for the St. Malo historical maker by the State of Louisiana

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Republic of Philippines Consul Invitation (2).pdf
Flyer, invitation, and press release promoting the St. Malo Marker Unveiling.

PLHS officers and members involved in the program, list of Filipino descendants attending, and minutes of preparation meeting.

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Promotional materials for 2019 Independence day festivities in Lafitte, La. Includes a press release and a flyer.

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FAHM Event at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park in the French Quarter. The event included cooking demos by Kim Samaniego and a history exhibit by Dr. Randy Gonzales.

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Proclamation from St. Bernard Parish government declaring October 2021 Filipino American History Month.

Request for Citizenship Papers 1940 1.png
Letter written by Miguel Guillera, proprietor of the Philipino Colony Bar and Refreshment Co., to the US Navy regarding his citizenship status.

Elks Mardi Gras Entry.jpg
The application for the Filipino Community to enter the inaugural Elks Krewe of Orleanians Mardi Gras parade. Application submitted by Miguel Guillera as president of the New Orleans chapter of the Grand Lodge Cabelloros de Dimas Alang.

2018 Consulate Gen Appreciation PLHS.jpeg
Consulate General of the Philippines presented the Philippine- Louisiana Historical Society a certificate of appreciation for volunteering to help with Consular Outreach Services at the St. Maria Goretti Church. The event was attended by Filipinos in…


FAHM Gala 2022 Menu.pdf
Menu for FAHM Evening Gala on October 1, 2022


FAHM Flyer 2022.jpeg
Flyer to promote events for FAHM 2022.


FAHM Gala  Program.pdf
Program for October 1, 2022 FAHM Gala.

Bill Hyland Article St Malo.pdf
Article about St. Malo.


St Malo Gala.pdf
Promotion for two events sponsored by PLHS for FAHM 2023: blessing of bricks placed around St. Malo marker and evening gala.

Program to unveil the St. Malo historical marker in 2019

Clark Cheniere Marker unveiling ceremony at the Town of Jean Lafitte, June 30, 2013.
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