[Protesters march with signs, banners, and U.S. flags]

Description:

The protesters march together, carrying U.S. flags, banners, and signs, some shielding themselves from the sun with umbrellas.

Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.

Creator(s): Castillo, José L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Farmers Branch
Creation Date: August 26, 2006
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
José L. Castillo Photograph Collection
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Past 30 days: 0
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Creator (Photographer):
Castillo, José L.

Jose L. Castillo is a news correspondent for the Spanish language EFE News Service, the fourth largest news wire in the world. A native of Peru, Mr. Castillo studied translation and interpretation at the Escuela de Traduccion e Interpretacion de Lima (ESIT) in the early 1990s before completing English studies at the University of Newcastle, England. He has worked for various newspapers -- as editor, columnist, reporter or media advisor -- in Georgia, Texas, Florida, New York, Illinois, and California, and Peru and is an award-winning journalist.

Date(s):
  • Creation: August 26, 2006
  • Digitized: March 12, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Farmers Branch
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 26, 2006
Description:

The protesters march together, carrying U.S. flags, banners, and signs, some shielding themselves from the sun with umbrellas.

Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.

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Digital image (JPEG)

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Keyword(s): Rallies | Demonstrations
Series Title: [Immigration march, Farmers Branch, Texas, 2006-08-26]
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
José L. Castillo Photograph Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PICT4751
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth23373
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public