Many of the visual materials in this exhibition are from
photographers Estevan Oriol, Sal Rojas, and Jack Parsons; the
Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum in Chicago; and the Smithsonian's
National Museum of American History.
Photographs, video, and sound that document
the Chicago Car Show were produced on site and digitized by
Melissa Carrillo (Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives).
These materials are the property of the Smithsonian Center
Exhibit organizers thank the following people and organizations
for donating sound and music to this project: Pebo Rodriguez,
Thumprecords (Thumprecords copyright: music used for Lowrider
title rollover, L.A. Stories, and CarCulture); Sal Rojas, Digital
Aztlan (copyright Digital Aztlan: selections found in Stories,
CarCulture, and Mechanics); Levi Romero for poetry recordings
(copyright Levi Romero: selections found in New Mexico Stories,
the research section, and the curator’s essay); and The Taco
Shop Poets (copyright Taco Shop Poets: sound bites used for
main menu buttons and introductions to Stories and Mechanics).
Works of art featured in this exhibition are courtesy of
artists Gilbert "Magu" Lujan and Luis Tapia.
Copyright© Smithsonian Institution