Efraín Ronda (left) with cuatro
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006
The photograph depicts Efraín Ronda, an early researcher of the cuatro, a type of guitar with 10 metal strings and an early keyhole shape. The cuatro is considered to be Puerto Rican's national instrument, with an extensive history throughout Puerto Rican's musical landscape and cultural environment.
Photograph: b & w photographs
Individuals or Organizations MentionedEfraín Ronda
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Efraín Ronda (left) with cuatro: CaOr_b21_f17_0002. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 25 Sep 2020.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archives