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Stamp Stories: Celia Cruz

By National Postal Museum / postalmuseum.si.edu

Just for Kids!

Learn about the inspirational life of Celia Cruz, an Afro-Cuban singer whose talent and charisma helped to popularize salsa music in the United States. Educators from the National Postal Museum and the National Museum of African American History and Culture take a look at Celia’s life and the energetic music that defined it through Smithsonian museum objects, a bilingual children’s book, and postage stamps.

Aprenda sobre la vida inspiradora de Celia Cruz, una cantante afrocubana cuyo talento y carisma ayudó a popularizar la musica salsa en los Estados Unidos. Los educadores del Museo Nacional de Correos y el Museo Nacional de Historia y Cultura Afroamericana exploran la vida de Celia y la música enérgica que la definió, utilizando objetos del Museo Smithsonian, un libro infantil bilingüe y sellos postales.

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