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  Partner: Marfa Public Library
 Resource Type: Artwork
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Portrait of Cheney

Portrait of Cheney

Date: unknown
Creator: Quick, Morion
Description: Charcoal drawing on paper of the African American man Granison Chaney, known as just "Chaney" from Marfa, Texas. He lived in Marfa from 1932-1972 and was well-loved. This portrait is a front view of Chaney wearing his cap and a shirt with his name on it.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Portrait of Chaney

Portrait of Chaney

Date: unknown
Creator: Quick, Morion
Description: Charcoal drawing on paper of the African American man Granison Chaney, known as just "Chaney" from Marfa, Texas. He lived in Marfa from 1932-1972 and was well-loved. This portrait is a profile view of Chaney wearing his cap.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Ethel Christian and Bernice Barfiels

Ethel Christian and Bernice Barfiels

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Ethel Christian and Bernice Barfield dressed up to go to Shreveport. They are wearing white dresses and hats. This photo was included in a research paper by Mike Shurley for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1968.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Drawing of Gus Bogel]

[Drawing of Gus Bogel]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This is a hand-drawn portrait of a young man in a suit and tie. It is labled "Gus Bogel."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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