[Contact sheet of Site of Orcoquisac and La Placita Market]

Description:

Contact sheet of images on a roll of film shot of Site of Orcoquisaz and La Placita Market in Houston, Texas, identified on the back with handwritten notes. The first row of images are of a grassy area edged by trees; the second and third rows of images include grassy areas, water and a lake, surrounded by trees. The fourth row includes images of water edged by trees, and two of men (identified as Kevin Ladd and Harry) standing in grassy areas; one of the men is holding an object and gesturing to his left. The fifth row includes two images of water surrounded by trees; the third image includes a building with a sign that says "La Placita Farmer's Market" with additional advertisements in English and Spanish, and a man is walking on the sidewalk next to the business. The final three images include storefronts of businesses that have signs in Spanish.

Creator(s): Kerek, T.
Location(s):
Creation Date: July 1987
Partner(s):
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 20
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 1987
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston
Place
United States - Texas - Chambers County - Wallisville
Place
United States - Texas - Chambers County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Contact sheet of images on a roll of film shot of Site of Orcoquisaz and La Placita Market in Houston, Texas, identified on the back with handwritten notes. The first row of images are of a grassy area edged by trees; the second and third rows of images include grassy areas, water and a lake, surrounded by trees. The fourth row includes images of water edged by trees, and two of men (identified as Kevin Ladd and Harry) standing in grassy areas; one of the men is holding an object and gesturing to his left. The fifth row includes two images of water surrounded by trees; the third image includes a building with a sign that says "La Placita Farmer's Market" with additional advertisements in English and Spanish, and a man is walking on the sidewalk next to the business. The final three images include storefronts of businesses that have signs in Spanish.

Note:

MSS0282.062 Site of Orcoquisac and La Placita Market, Bellaire

Note:

The notes on the back of the proof sheet identify the images as:
(first row) "looking back down to mission/church site -- mission to right-church to left," "between mission & church mission to left church to right," "between mission & church," and "mission site to left of [...]"
(second row) "Miller's lake looking from near the Presidio site", "Presidio site on rise," "water backed up from Miller's lake," "water backed up from Miller's lake," and "site of 1766 presidio"
(third row) "water backed up from Miller's lake," "road between mission & presidio," "presidio site on rise," and "two of Lake Miller Miller's Lake"
(fourth row) "Trinity River at overpass of Hi. 10," "Kevin Ladd," "Harry," and "water in hole from Miller's Lake"
(fifth row) "Trinity River under overpass of Hi. 10, " and "Southwest Houston"
(sixth row) "Southwest Houston"

Physical Description:

26 photographs : b&w ; 35 mm., on sheet 10 x 8 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Trinity River | Miller's Lake | contact sheets | Orcoquisac
Partner:
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection
Relation (References): [Camera misfire], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-06, ark:/67531/metapth222128
Relation (References): [Man pointing to site in forest at Orcoquisac], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-05, ark:/67531/metapth222129
Relation (References): [Forest clearing at Orcoquisac site], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-08, ark:/67531/metapth222130
Relation (References): [Forest surrounding Orcoquisac site], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-09, ark:/67531/metapth222131
Relation (References): [Site of 1766 Orcoquisac presidio compound], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-11, ark:/67531/metapth222133
Relation (References): [Miller's Lake and surrounding trees], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-12, ark:/67531/metapth222134
Relation (References): [Miller's Lake], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-13, ark:/67531/metapth222135
Relation (References): [Presidio site], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-14, ark:/67531/metapth222136
Relation (References): [View of Miller's Lake], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-15, ark:/67531/metapth222137
Relation (References): [Wooded area by Miller's Lake], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-16, ark:/67531/metapth222138
Relation (References): [Miller's Lake], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-17, ark:/67531/metapth222139
Relation (References): [Trees surrounding presidio site], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-18, ark:/67531/metapth222572
Relation (References): [Clearing between mission and presidio at Orcoquisac site], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-19, ark:/67531/metapth222573
Relation (References): [Edge of Miller's Lake], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-20, ark:/67531/metapth222574
Relation (References): [Trees around Miller's Lake], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-21, ark:/67531/metapth222575
Relation (References): [Photograph of a man standing in forest], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-22, ark:/67531/metapth222576
Relation (References): [Photograph of Kevin Ladd], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-23, ark:/67531/metapth222577
Relation (References): [View of Trinity River], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-26, ark:/67531/metapth222580
Relation (References): [Trinity River area], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-27, ark:/67531/metapth222581
Relation (References): [Trinity River], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-24, ark:/67531/metapth222578
Relation (References): [Trinity River mouth], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-25, ark:/67531/metapth222579
Relation (References): [La Placita Farmers Market], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-28, ark:/67531/metapth222582
Relation (References): [Aracely Express sign], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-29, ark:/67531/metapth222583
Relation (References): [La Pupusa Alegre restaurant], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-30, ark:/67531/metapth222584
Relation (References): [La Pupusa Alegre restaurant entrance], HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-31, ark:/67531/metapth222585
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HPLM_MSS282-b3-f20-05
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth222389
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image