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 Decade: 1960-1969
 Year: 1964
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Bloys Camp-Meeting

Bloys Camp-Meeting

Date: January 10, 1964
Creator: Webb, Evelyn Jeanette
Description: This report discusses the history of the Bloys Camp-Meeting from its founding by Brother Bloys up through the time that the report was written (1964) with the use of first-hand accounts. The report is handwritten in ink on lined notebook paper
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
The Brite's of Marfa, Texas

The Brite's of Marfa, Texas

Date: January 13, 1964
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a research paper written by Josephine Aguilor for an American History Class at Marfa High School on January 13, 1964. It contains biographical information about the Brite family, describing their home and their charitable acts in Marfa, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Camp Holland in 1966

Camp Holland in 1966

Date: 1964
Creator: unknown
Description: Here is a colored view of the Camp of what it looked like in 1964. The green part in the center of the three long buildings was a water fountain. This photo was included in a research paper by William Kim Thornsburg in an American History class at Marfa High School in 1966.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Cattle Brands of Texas

Cattle Brands of Texas

Date: May 4, 1964
Creator: White, Russell F.
Description: This is a research paper written by Russell F. White for an American History Class at Marfa High School on May 4, 1964. It covers the history of cattle branding and has many illustrations of brands in Texas that were used by ranches in Texas, including those of Indians and Mexicans.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Charley Bishop: "A Western Pioneer"

Charley Bishop: "A Western Pioneer"

Date: 1964
Creator: Bentley, Mary Helen
Description: This report is a brief biography of Charley Bishop, starting with his parents and describing his entire life.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Jesus Cabezuela and Catalina Cabezuela in El Paso]

[Jesus Cabezuela and Catalina Cabezuela in El Paso]

Date: 1964
Creator: unknown
Description: 1964 picture of Catalina Cabezuela and Jesus Cabezuela observing flowers in an El Paso yard. Catalina Cabezuela is standing in front of Jesus Cabezuela. They are both standing in front of a one-story brick home.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
M.D. Bryant with His Brothers and Sisters, 1964

M.D. Bryant with His Brothers and Sisters, 1964

Date: 1964
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of M.D. Bryant with his brothers and sisters prior to his trip to Russia in 1964. Front row L-R: May, Katie, Claudia. Back row, L-R: M.D., Edd, and Cherry.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Old Fort Davis

Old Fort Davis

Date: January 13, 1964
Creator: Sanchez, Mary Helen
Description: Research paper for a high school American History class at Marfa High School on January 12, 1964. It tells of the first explorers in the Big bend region of Texas during 1583 and the establishment of Fort Davis in 1853 Her paper describes the Indian attacks by the Apaches and the end of the military's use of it. Now it is open to the public.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
A Research Theme - The Old Borunda Cafe

A Research Theme - The Old Borunda Cafe

Date: 1964
Creator: Acosta, Elida
Description: Research paper written by Elida Acota for a history class at Marfa High School in 1964. It is a biography about Carolina Palomo Borunda.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Some Early Activities of Americans in the Big Bend Area of Texas

Some Early Activities of Americans in the Big Bend Area of Texas

Date: May 2, 1964
Creator: Barnett, Sammy
Description: This is a research paper written by Sammy Barnett for an American History Class at Marfa High School on May 2, 1964. It describes the early settlers in West Texas, how they arrived and the hardships they faced.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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