Two women standing in front of the Kiosco in Matamoros

Description:

Two women in casual dress are standing in front of a tiled wall with a metal railing on top of it. In between them, on the wall, is a tiled sign that says:

"Fue construida siendo gobernador
del estado el Gral del Div.
Raul Garate L.

Presidente de la Junta de la Administracion Civil el Sr. Leonides Guerra

Lo proyecto y contruyo el
Arcto Enrique Leon de la Evsra 1948"

Translation:

"Was constructed while being governor. Raul Garate L.
President of the Civil Administration, Mr. Leonides Guerra.
Projected and built by architect Enrique Leon de Evsra 1948"

This is the Kiosco in the main Plaza de Armas in Matamoros.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): Mexico - Tamaulipas - Matamoros
Creation Date: 1956
Partner(s):
Rose Marine Theatre
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 116
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1956
  • Digitized: October 17, 2007
Coverage:
Place
Mexico - Tamaulipas - Matamoros
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Two women in casual dress are standing in front of a tiled wall with a metal railing on top of it. In between them, on the wall, is a tiled sign that says:

"Fue construida siendo gobernador
del estado el Gral del Div.
Raul Garate L.

Presidente de la Junta de la Administracion Civil el Sr. Leonides Guerra

Lo proyecto y contruyo el
Arcto Enrique Leon de la Evsra 1948"

Translation:

"Was constructed while being governor. Raul Garate L.
President of the Civil Administration, Mr. Leonides Guerra.
Projected and built by architect Enrique Leon de Evsra 1948"

This is the Kiosco in the main Plaza de Armas in Matamoros.

Note:

Written on back of photo:
Brownsville TX
1956
Marie + Espheranza

Physical Description:

1 photographic print : b&w ; 3.5 x 2.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Rose Marine Theatre
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0010
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth34839
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public