[Fair ride operator]

Description:

Photograph of Mariano Silva, one of the many Hispanics that benefit from working as a ride operator during the Texas State Fair. The Texas State Fair, the largest of its type in the United States, runs during the month of October in Dallas, Texas.

Creator(s): Castillo, José L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: October 3, 2005
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
José L. Castillo Photograph Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 23
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Castillo, José L.

José L. Castillo, a correspondent for the international EFE News Service, donated his archive of photographs taken between July 2004 and July 2006 to the UNT Archives. The images depict protests and political events in the Latino community, including the march protesting immigration bill HR 4437 in April 2006 by more than 350,000 people; Hispanic community and political leaders; and festivals, Latino soccer leagues and other gatherings in the North Texas area. Featured subjects include Fort Worth Mayor Mike Moncrief; former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller, Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa; former LULAC President Hector Flores.

Date(s):
  • Digitized: March 12, 2007
  • Creation: October 3, 2005
  • Digitized: March 12, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 3, 2005
Description:

Photograph of Mariano Silva, one of the many Hispanics that benefit from working as a ride operator during the Texas State Fair. The Texas State Fair, the largest of its type in the United States, runs during the month of October in Dallas, Texas.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : col.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas State Fair
Added Title: community/tx_state_fair
Series Title: Texas State Fair
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
José L. Castillo Photograph Collection
Relation (Is Referenced By): Feria Estatal, FERIA ESTATAL 100305, ark:/67531/metapth91141
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 04 FERIA TEXAS
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth23997
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public