The University of Texas at Austin
Mexican Songs:
Identifier: e_utfc_0920
Title: Mexican Songs: 'Cuán Pura y Hermosa'
Description: Danza, lyric theme; woman compared to flower he has plucked; cultured origins; 3 1/2 stanzas (incomplete). First line: 'Cuán pura y hermosa mi mano cortó una fresca rosa que el Señor formó...'
City: Brownsville
County: Cameron
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1954/07/28
Creator: Flores, Jesús (singer and guitarist)
Contributor: Paredes, Americo (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X6a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.