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 Resource Type: Photograph
 County: Brewster County, TX
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
[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
CCC Camp

CCC Camp

Date: November 26, 1937
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp located in the Chisos Mountains taken on November 26, 1937. The company stationed at this camp was 1855, it was under the command of Lt. Wm. L. Hagman and Lt. Archie L. Murray, second in command.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Workers on Carrasco Ranch

Workers on Carrasco Ranch

Date: 1937
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of workers that were making a road to the house on the Carrasco Ranch in West Texas. The men are: Rijino Zubiate of Alpine, TX; Abel Delgadillo of Ojinaga; Agopito Zubiate of Pecos, Texas; Mike Montoyo of Alpine, Texas; Juan Young of Cloudcroft, Texas; and G.A. Glenn of El Paso.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
CCC Service Camp Employees

CCC Service Camp Employees

Date: January 23, 1934
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph description by Calistro Nunez Sr. in an interview on January 18, 1975 by Calistro Nunez, Jr., "This picture, taken in January 23, 1934, shows five federal employees standing in front of their barrack, These men worked in the CCC camps." The photo shows men standing on the steps outside the doorway.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Frank Martinez, Jr. and Carmen Martinez

Frank Martinez, Jr. and Carmen Martinez

Date: April 13, 1933
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Frank Martinez, Jr. with his second wife, Carmen Martinez on their wedding day, April 13,1933 in Terlingua, Texas. This photo was included in a research paper by Herlinda Espinoza for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1966.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
CCC Service Camp

CCC Service Camp

Date: 1933
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph description by Calistro Nunez Sr. in an interview on January 18, 1975 by Calistro Nunez, Jr., "This picture was taken in 1933, during the depression, when President Roosevelt held office. It shows a CCC Service Camp, which was formed so that the people could work. Their jobs were at making roads on the Chisos Mountain, where Big Bend is now located. The government paid the federal workers according to their duties and responsibilities under several different pay plans. They lived in these camps and were allowed to leave every fifteen days to go to the nearest town."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Cruz Cordova at Age 15

Cruz Cordova at Age 15

Date: 1929
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Cruz Cordova at the age of 15 in 1929 at Marathon, Texas. He became a carpenter, married Fita Cordova and had a daughter, Carol Cordova.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Arseno, Augustine, and Osmundo Campos

Arseno, Augustine, and Osmundo Campos

Date: 1926
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Arseno, Augustine III, and Osmundo Campos, sons of Augustine, Jr. and Carolina Campos in Terlingua in 1926. This photo was included in a research paper by Herlinda Espinoza for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1966.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Erasmo, Beatrize, Maria and Jesus Herrera

Erasmo, Beatrize, Maria and Jesus Herrera

Date: 1925
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Erasmo Herrera and his sister Beatrize Herrera in 1925 in Terlingua, Texas. The children are Maria and Jesus Herrera. This photo was included in a research paper by Herlinda Espinoza for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1966.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Automobiles in Circle]

[Automobiles in Circle]

Date: October 1924
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of dozens of automobiles arranged in a circle in a field during a rodeo in Alpine, Texas. In the circle are two men on horseback and one man on foot. The Sul Ross College building is visible in the background. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Rodeo Scene Alpine, Oct 1924."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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