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 Decade: 1960-1969
 Collection: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
[Wide angle view of Presidio ruins]

[Wide angle view of Presidio ruins]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of ruins in Big Bend desert. Wide angle. A dead bush is in the center of the photograph.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Windmill and ruins in Big Bend]

[Windmill and ruins in Big Bend]

Date: [1969]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a windmill on top of a small fort in Big Bend. Various sparse bushes surround it. A rocky hillside is to the right of the fort.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Women Cooking at the Old Borunda Cafe

Women Cooking at the Old Borunda Cafe

Date: 1962
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Carolina Borunda Humphries working in the kitchen at the Old Borunda Cafe in 1962. She was preparing a meal for a party of 15 using their wood-burning and gas stoves.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Wooden Cross]

[Wooden Cross]

Date: c. 1968
Creator: Wilson, John
Description: This cross is wooden and a generic shape except that the base widens to 4 cm from 1 cm at the top. One side has a dark line in the natural pattern of the wood. The accompanying card has a printed note, "This cross hand carved of oak from the original cowboy's hitching post or mens prayer tree, Bloy's Cowboy Camp Meeting" and has a handwritten note on the back: "8-18-68. Carved by John Wilson, Pyote, Texas 79777."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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