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 Resource Type: Postcard
 Decade: 1900-1909
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
[Main Street of Alpine]
Postcard of Main Street in Alpine, Texas, in 1909. The road is unpaved. There are several stores and horse-drawn vehicles along the road. Text below the photograph says, "Alpine, Texas. Published by The Palace Pharmacy." The card is addressed to Byron Avant in San Antonio, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88016/
Postcard of Jesus Abundio Cobos
Photographic postcard depicting two men, one which is Jesus Abundio Cobos in Alpine, Texas around 1900. One of the men is riding a donkey. Correspondence on the back is in Spanish. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39753/
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