Mardi Gras Indians (1987)
Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 1987-10-04
Subjects: MARDI GRAS INDIANS
- Masingale, Sonya Host
- Bannock, Larry Interviewee
This segment from the October 4, 1987, episode of the series “Folks” features Sonya Masingale’s interview with Larry Bannock, the chief of the Golden Star Hunters. He discusses: the tradition of the Mardi Gras Indians; their work in sewing their costumes; and his interaction with other chiefs.