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Basket making

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Caudell, Diania. Interview, 2022-10-27

Identifier: SC027-022
Scope and Contents

Interview with Diania Caudell focused on her Native American ancestry as well as her past occupation as an accountant. Also included is her implementation of Native American education in the San Juan Capistrano School District and how her back injury led her to become a basket weaver.

The end of the interview's transcript contains a glossary and a poem written by Caudell in 2003 in the Luiseño language, with English translation.

Dates: 2022-10-27

Estrada, Roberta, 2022-11-03

Identifier: SC027-031
Scope and Contents Roberta Estrada is a Luiseño woman from the San Luis Rey Mission Band tribe. She grew up in Vista, CA and was educated throughout the North County school districts. She attended college, earning both Spanish and General Education degrees. She taught ESL in the San Marcos Unified District for thirty-two years. After retirement, she became more involved in the Indigenous community and learned basketry. She accompanies her cousin, Diania Caudell, on school group presentations and teaches...
Dates: 2022-11-03