301 North Lot No. 312- Garcia’s Tire Shop close-up

Description:

There are 3 views of the tire store. The top photograph shows the front of the store with hubcaps, inner tubes and tires displayed. Two signs include the words "selling out". The back view of the shop also shows discarded tires and inner tubes. The third photograph shows the store from the side. Two large signs take up most of the wall space. One says "Drink hippo size beverages" and the other says "Garcia's Tire Shop, selling out tires". The store is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Creation Date: 196u
Partner(s):
University of Texas at San Antonio
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 35
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 196u
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
From April 1968 to October 1968
Description:

There are 3 views of the tire store. The top photograph shows the front of the store with hubcaps, inner tubes and tires displayed. Two signs include the words "selling out". The back view of the shop also shows discarded tires and inner tubes. The third photograph shows the store from the side. Two large signs take up most of the wall space. One says "Drink hippo size beverages" and the other says "Garcia's Tire Shop, selling out tires". The store is located in an area that was redeveloped because of HemisFair '68.

Physical Description:

3 photographs : b&w ; 3 x 4 cm.

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Subject(s):
Source: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, San Antonio Fair, Inc., Records, 1962-1995 (bulk 1964-1968) MS 31
Partner:
University of Texas at San Antonio
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: txsau_ms00031_9205-011-009
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth66422
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Statement: http://www.lib.utsa.edu/SpecialCollections/services_copyright.html