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 Decade: 1960-1969
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
[Jesus Cabezuela and wife in anniversary photo taken in Juarez, Mexico]

[Jesus Cabezuela and wife in anniversary photo taken in Juarez, Mexico]

Date: 1962
Creator: unknown
Description: 1962 photograph of Jesus Cabezuela and his wife on their 50th wedding anniversary. From left to right: Contributor's mother (seated), and Jesus Cabezuela (standing).
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
[Capote Falls]

[Capote Falls]

Date: c. 1965
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of Capote Falls, near Marfa. A small waterfall is cascading between two large cliffs. The tops of a few trees can been seen at the bottom left and right corners of the photograph.
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
[Vasquez family reunion in 1963]

[Vasquez family reunion in 1963]

Date: 1963
Creator: unknown
Description: Vasquez family reunion in 1963. From left to right: Lillian Best, Lucia Carter, Elizabeth Acre, Margarita Minjares, Victorina Vasquez, Otilia Dunaway, Lillian Acre, Enrique Vasquez, Roger Carter, Natividad Vasquez Jr., Migue Nieto, Conrado Vasquez Sr., Delfa Spencer, Don Dunaway, Oscar Spencer, Ginny Spencer. Three male children are standing in front of the adults. From left to right: Hugh Acre, Oscar Spencer Jr., and David Spencer.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Two men with two horses in front of the Saint George building]

[Two men with two horses in front of the Saint George building]

Date: December 21, 1967
Creator: unknown
Description: Two men are in front of the Saint George building. One man is standing in the center of the picture, between two horses, and he has a rope in his hands. The second man is to the right of the first man. He is sitting on the other horse.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Most Reverend Mariano S. Garriga in 1961]

[Most Reverend Mariano S. Garriga in 1961]

Date: May 8, 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic card depicting the Most Reverend Mariano S. Garriga, Bishop of Corpus Christi. Printed on the back, "In Remembrance of the Golden Socerdotal Jubilee and Silver Episcopal Jubilee of The Most Reverend Mariano S. Garriga, D.D. LL.D.; Bishop of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, Texas; May 8, 1961; Ordained: July 2, 1911; Consecrated: September 21, 1936; Pray for Me!"
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Picture of desert landscape]

[Picture of desert landscape]

Date: 1969
Creator: Edwards, Nancy
Description: Photograph of a rocky desert landscape with a mountain ridge (part of the Chinati Mountain range) in Presidio County, Texas. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "The Big Bend is composed of the counties of Presidio, Brewster, and Jeff Davis" (p. 1).
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Picture of Big Bend desert landscape]

[Picture of Big Bend desert landscape]

Date: 1969
Creator: Edwards, Nancy
Description: Photograph of mountain peaks outside of Alpine, Texas, which are part of the Davis Mountain range. A desert landscape and a grove of trees are visible in the foreground. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "This is a land which has fought against those who have tried to make it home since its creation" (p. 1).
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Close up of Big Bend area landscape]

[Close up of Big Bend area landscape]

Date: 1969
Creator: Edwards, Nancy
Description: Photograph of a rocky mountain ( part of the Davis Mountain range) behind a line of trees in the Big Bend area of Jeff Davis County, Texas. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "[According to an] Indian legend [...] After the heavens, the earth, and the living creatures had been shaped, the Great Spirit had a great accumulation of rocks and stony material left over. Even the Evil Spirit refused the pile, and so it became the mighty Big Bend of Texas" (p. 1).
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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