[Couple Standing with a Tropico Cancer Sign]

Description:

Photograph of a couple standing behind a large sign that reads "Tropico Cancer". The smiling woman, who is standing on the right-hand side of the image, is wearing a collared shirt, skirt and glasses. The elderly man is wearing a white collared shirt, trousers, glasses, and is holding a straw hat. There are tall bushes visible behind the couple in the background. There is a handwritten note in marker underneath the image that reads, "330 miles before border- 9-6-37". There is another handwritten note on the back of the image that reads, "[R.D. Campbell]".

Creator(s): Unknown
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
Usage:
Total Uses: 32
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
September 6, 1937
Description:

Photograph of a couple standing behind a large sign that reads "Tropico Cancer". The smiling woman, who is standing on the right-hand side of the image, is wearing a collared shirt, skirt and glasses. The elderly man is wearing a white collared shirt, trousers, glasses, and is holding a straw hat. There are tall bushes visible behind the couple in the background. There is a handwritten note in marker underneath the image that reads, "330 miles before border- 9-6-37". There is another handwritten note on the back of the image that reads, "[R.D. Campbell]".

Physical Description:

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

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas-Mexican Presbytery | signs | couples | outdoors | portraits
Partner:
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ATPS_1994_090_0887
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth166228
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image