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 County: Brewster County, TX
 Decade: 1960-1969
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
[Entertainment on the Ranch]

[Entertainment on the Ranch]

Date: c. 1967
Creator: unknown
Description: Paper describing how workers on the ranches entertained themselves by staging plays and eating together.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Jesus Abundio Cobos

Jesus Abundio Cobos

Date: 1966
Creator: unknown
Description: Paper written by Robert Blanco for a history class at Marfa High School in 1966. It is about Jesus Abundio Cobos, a man who lived in Alpine, Texas. Jesus made a living fencing ranches, making dams for ranchers, and hauling supplies from the railroad to the Shafter mines. His wife was Martina Franco and they had 10 sons and 4 daughters.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Museum display of Jumanos tribe life at Big Bend]

[Museum display of Jumanos tribe life at Big Bend]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a photograph of a Big Bend museum display. Clockwise from far left corner: Picture of Indian standing; small map of Texas with Jumanos paths outlined; picture of Jumanos Indian on horseback; picture of Indians on horseback; tall leather moccasins; knife and woven knife pouch; horse saddle; picture of people sitting and on horseback. A small display of a bow and arrows are in the far left side of the photograph.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
People at La Fiesta de San Juan in Terlingua

People at La Fiesta de San Juan in Terlingua

Date: 1967
Creator: Acosta, Saul
Description: Two pages describing a photograph with a group of people going to La Fiesta de San Juan in Terlingua. Some of them were relatives of Saul Acosta.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library