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 County: Presidio County, TX
 Decade: 1960-1969
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
[Additional ruins of Presidio structure]

[Additional ruins of Presidio structure]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of ruins in Big Bend desert. Several wood support beams of varying lengths support the wall structure. A stone marker near the photograph's left quadrant describes the structure.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Adobes

Adobes

Date: December 2, 1968
Creator: Cobos, Sammy
Description: Research paper written by Sammy Cobos about the construction of adobe buildings. Several examples of adobe buildings from Marfa and Ruidosa are explained. This paper was written for an American History class at Marfa High School.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Airplanes

Airplanes

Date: 1968
Creator: Orozco, Cecilia
Description: Research paper written by Cecilia Orozco about the 1st Aero Squadron, the first aviation unit used in active field service in the history of the United States Army. With the paper are two letters from Stacy C. Hinkle, which were used to write the paper. This paper was written for a history class at Marfa High School.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[American and Texas flags]

[American and Texas flags]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a picture of two flags on a flagpole. The top flag is the American flag. The bottom flag is the Texas state flag.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
American History Project

American History Project

Date: c. 1967
Creator: Vasquez, Olga
Description: This is a paper describing the people who lived in Casa Piedra (otherwise known as La Punta del Agua).
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Anne Jordan Childers

Anne Jordan Childers

Date: December 21, 1967
Creator: Browne, Joe
Description: This is a paper describing Anne Jordan Childers
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Barren Big Bend desert landscape]

[Barren Big Bend desert landscape]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a photograph of a barren Big Bend crater. Several edges of the crater contain sparse tufts of grasslands. There is a mountain range in the far distance.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Barren landscape with small mountains in Big Bend]

[Barren landscape with small mountains in Big Bend]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of grassy, barren Big Bend landscape. Mountains are in the far distance.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Ben Leaton and Juana Pedraza]

[Ben Leaton and Juana Pedraza]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: Picture of Ben Leaton and Juana Pedraza. Leaton is standing to the right of Juana, who is seated, and has his hand on her arm.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Big Bend cave painting]

[Big Bend cave painting]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a photograph of a Big Bend cave painting. A picture of a cave buffalo is in the upper left quadrant of the photograph. A small picture of a buffalo is in the upper right quadrant of the photograph. A picture of a caveman is prominent in the lower left corner of the photograph.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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