[Palm Tree in Front of a Mexican Presbyterian Church]

Description:

Photograph of the side of a Mexican Presbyterian church. There are three long windows and a sign in Spanish that translates to read, "Mexican Presbyterian Church" on the side facing the front of the image. The yard surrounding the building and in the foreground is made up of dirt, and there is a large palm tree at the front. The front entrance of the building, which faces the left-hand side of the image, extends past the main front wall of the church, and has three steps leading up to the double doors. There are more windows at the front of the church, which extends into the background of the image. The front yard is decorated with several trimmed bushes and palm trees. There is writing on the front of the image that reads, "San Benito Wright" There is a handwritten note in Spanish on the back of the photograph that translates to read, "Memories of the Christian Endeavor, aug. 20, 1946". There is also a stamp on the back that reads, "Post Card Correspondence Address" along with a place for a stamp.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Cameron County - San Benito
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
Usage:
Total Uses: 30
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Cameron County - San Benito
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 20, 1946
Description:

Photograph of the side of a Mexican Presbyterian church. There are three long windows and a sign in Spanish that translates to read, "Mexican Presbyterian Church" on the side facing the front of the image. The yard surrounding the building and in the foreground is made up of dirt, and there is a large palm tree at the front. The front entrance of the building, which faces the left-hand side of the image, extends past the main front wall of the church, and has three steps leading up to the double doors. There are more windows at the front of the church, which extends into the background of the image. The front yard is decorated with several trimmed bushes and palm trees. There is writing on the front of the image that reads, "San Benito Wright" There is a handwritten note in Spanish on the back of the photograph that translates to read, "Memories of the Christian Endeavor, aug. 20, 1946". There is also a stamp on the back that reads, "Post Card Correspondence Address" along with a place for a stamp.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas-Mexican Presbytery | palm trees | entrances
Partner:
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ATPS_1994_090_0736
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth166077
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image