[Inauguration of Club Mexico, 1933]

Description:

Photograph of the inauguration of Club Mexico at the M & M Building on April 16, 1933. Professor Adolfo Martinez is seated in the center. Left side: Jose Lopez - director seated with his group, Tipica Groupo de Senoritios. Right side - seated (left to right): Ignacio Mexcado, saxophone ; Rudy Rubio, clarinet ; Jose Rivas, trombone ; Jose Castro, trumphet ; Prof. Jesus Gavino Gonzales, cello. Right side - standing (left to right): Pomposo Macha ; Miguel Rivas, violin ; Gertrudis Gabino Gonzales, piano ; Jose Torres, violin ; Tomas Aguilar, violin. On the left is a large group of young women in matching dresses and hats, each holding a banjo, mandolin or guitar.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: April 16, 1933
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: 19
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 16, 1933
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Photograph of the inauguration of Club Mexico at the M & M Building on April 16, 1933. Professor Adolfo Martinez is seated in the center. Left side: Jose Lopez - director seated with his group, Tipica Groupo de Senoritios. Right side - seated (left to right): Ignacio Mexcado, saxophone ; Rudy Rubio, clarinet ; Jose Rivas, trombone ; Jose Castro, trumphet ; Prof. Jesus Gavino Gonzales, cello. Right side - standing (left to right): Pomposo Macha ; Miguel Rivas, violin ; Gertrudis Gabino Gonzales, piano ; Jose Torres, violin ; Tomas Aguilar, violin. On the left is a large group of young women in matching dresses and hats, each holding a banjo, mandolin or guitar.

Note:

MSS0282.021 Gabino Family Photographs

Note:

Caption: "Club Mexico, April 16, 1933"

Note:

Note attached to photograph: "This was the Inauguration of Club Mexico at the M & M Bldg. 4/16/33. Professor Adolfo Martinez seated in center. Left side: Jose Lopez - director seated with his group, Tipica Groupo de Senoritios de Magnolia Park. Right side - seated: 1. Ignacio Mexcado, saxophone. 2. Rudy Rubio, clarinette. 3. Jose Rivas, trombone. 4. Jose Castro, trumphet. Prof. Jesus Gavino Gonzales, cello. Standing: 1. Pomposo Macha - . 2. Miguel Rivas, violin. 3. Gertrudis Gabino Gonzales, piano. 4. Jose Torres, violin. 5. Tomas Aguilar, violin."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Keyword(s): Club Mexico | clubs | Magnolia Park
Partner:
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HPLM_MSS282-b1-f21-17
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth222093
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image