[Church Building Under Construction]

Description:

Photograph of the side of a church building in the process of being built. The half-built structure, which spans the entire width of the image, is made of brick. The entire side of the building is lined with half-round windows. The structure does not yet have a roof, however there is a belfry tower built at the front of the building which faces the right-hand side of the image. The front of the building is covered with wood beams and rafters. There are piles of wood along the side of the building. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Benito, 1952 Mexican Church under construction (new building)".

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: 43
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Cameron County - San Benito
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1952  
Description:

Photograph of the side of a church building in the process of being built. The half-built structure, which spans the entire width of the image, is made of brick. The entire side of the building is lined with half-round windows. The structure does not yet have a roof, however there is a belfry tower built at the front of the building which faces the right-hand side of the image. The front of the building is covered with wood beams and rafters. There are piles of wood along the side of the building. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Benito, 1952 Mexican Church under construction (new building)".

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas-Mexican Presbytery | beams | rafters | windows
Partner:
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ATPS_1994_090_0741
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth166082
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image