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Crescencia Natividad, Cook at the Brite Ranch

Description:

Photograph of Crescencia Natividad in 1936. She was the cook at the Brite Ranch during the bandit raid of 1917. She could not read or write but could cook with the best of them. She cooked at the ranch for Van Neil, Oscar & Tommy Wells. She also cooked in Marfa, Texas for Mrs. Brite. In this photo she stands outside the house at the ranch.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: 1936
Partner(s):
Marfa Public Library
Collection(s):
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Usage:
Total Uses: 71
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1936
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of Crescencia Natividad in 1936. She was the cook at the Brite Ranch during the bandit raid of 1917. She could not read or write but could cook with the best of them. She cooked at the ranch for Van Neil, Oscar & Tommy Wells. She also cooked in Marfa, Texas for Mrs. Brite. In this photo she stands outside the house at the ranch.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print: b&w; 3 x 4 1/2 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Brite Ranch | house
Partner:
Marfa Public Library
Collection:
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1964.08.54
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth87355
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
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