|Object Name||File, Document|
|Scope & Content||
One folder with two paper flags and a handwritten note with detailed information on each flag. Includes the Portuguese flag and the Azorean flag. The note appears to be written by the donor and is one page.
Biography of Manuel DeAlmo Rocha (1900-1989) by John Burkam Ferris. Mr Rocha came to Little Compton from the Azores at the age of 19. After working on farms and various trades he purchased the 50 acre Holly Meadows farm on Willow Avenue in 1945. He Rocha farmed the land until 1959. File also contains a photo of Mr. Rocha taken about 1985.
Little Compton Portuguese immigrated from the Azores starting in the late 19th century.
|Category||8: Communication Artifact|
|Extent of Description||
one legal size folder
|Source||Frances Sylvia Gracia|
Manuel DeAlmo Rocha