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State Archives of Florida
Jose Orta carving wood santos figurines- Miami, Florida
Series 1577, Folk Art Slide-Tape Set; Box 15, Folder 8
Orta came from Puerto Rico in 1979. He carves santos (Catholic saints) and is called a santeros, which is someone who carves religious figurines.
Subject - Person
Chicago Manual of Style
Nusz, Nancy, Collector. Jose Orta carving wood santos figurines- Miami, Florida. 1985. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/106970>, accessed 3 July 2022.
Nusz, Nancy, Collector. Jose Orta carving wood santos figurines- Miami, Florida. 1985. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/106970>
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(State Archives of Florida/Nusz)