Cuban Show Lot in La Feria

Description:

Photograph of Carpe Cubana's show lot in La Feria, Texas. The ground is flooded with water and surrounded by trees and shrubs. Five men pose for the camera while standing in the flood water. Two tall poles extend from the center of the show lot, secured by heavy hires. A hand-written inscription reads "CUBAN SHOW. LOT LA FRIA TEX 5/29/29."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Cameron County - La Feria
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Witte Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
The Carpa Cubana Collection and the Sabino Gomez Photograph Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 23
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Cameron County - La Feria
Date
May 29, 1929
Description:

Photograph of Carpe Cubana's show lot in La Feria, Texas. The ground is flooded with water and surrounded by trees and shrubs. Five men pose for the camera while standing in the flood water. Two tall poles extend from the center of the show lot, secured by heavy hires. A hand-written inscription reads "CUBAN SHOW. LOT LA FRIA TEX 5/29/29."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Partner:
Witte Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Collection:
The Carpa Cubana Collection and the Sabino Gomez Photograph Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WTM_01-002-007
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth200970
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth200970
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image