You limited your search to:

  Partner: Laredo Public Library
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2006
[International Bridge, Laredo, Texas and Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas]

[International Bridge, Laredo, Texas and Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Mexican Immigration and Customs officials at the International Bridge. A note on the front of the postcard says, "Puente y personal de la hovana y mieracion. Nuevo Laredo, Tamps."
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[International Bridge, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico]

[International Bridge, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico]

Date: June 27, 1936
Creator: unknown
Description: View of International Bridge, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico. There is a note written on the back of the postcard addressed to Mr. Fred C. Barron.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Main street in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas]

[Main street in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of Guerrero Avenue in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Storefronts line either side of the street and there are automobiles parked outside. Several pedestrians are visible on the sidewalks. This street leads to the International Bridge to Laredo, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[View of Custom House, Ciudad Juarez, Mexico]

[View of Custom House, Ciudad Juarez, Mexico]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: View of Custom House in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. The inscription says that many bombardments took place here.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Rio Grande Flood of 1954, Laredo, Texas]

[Rio Grande Flood of 1954, Laredo, Texas]

Date: July 1954
Creator: Yates, Frank
Description: Postcard of flood water completely covering the International Bridge between Nuevo Laredo, Mexico and Laredo, Texas. At the skyline is the Mexican Customs and Immigration building. The explanation on the back of the postcard states: "A new four-lane bride is replacing the completely inundated and partially destroyed bridge at Laredo, Texas, by the Rio Grande Flood of 1954. The Mexican Immigration and Customs building is shown in the background."
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Street car, Matamoros, Mexico]

[Street car, Matamoros, Mexico]

Date: August 14, 1911
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a streetcar drawn by a mule or donkey. The streetcar is being pulled along a track in the center of a street that is bordered by buildings. The picture shows Matamoros, Mexico across the border from Brownsville, Texas. There is a letter on the back of the postcard addressed to "Miss Maria Sanchy" from "E. M." that reads, "Ni la ausencia y la distancia, ni el tiempo de no [v]erte; por ningunas sircustancias he de dejar de quererte, yours for ever." (Loosely: "Neither the absence and the distance, nor the time since I have seen you; under no circumstances have I stopped loving you.")
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Main market building, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico]

[Main market building, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of the marketplace building in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Oxen Carts, Laredo, Texas]

[Oxen Carts, Laredo, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of men with loaded oxen carts in front of a pawn shop in Laredo, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Custom House building, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico]

[Custom House building, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico]

Date: 1935-07-28?
Creator: de la Peña, L. R.
Description: Postcard of the Custom House building in Nuevo Laredo. The back of the postcard includes a thank you note addressed to Capt. Elmer C. Croom from L. R. de la Peña.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[View of Laredo, Texas in the early 1900]

[View of Laredo, Texas in the early 1900]

Date: January 21, 1909
Creator: unknown
Description: View of Laredo, Texas in the early 1900. Looking Northwest from the top of the Federal Building. Postcard sent from Roberto in Laredo to Sra. Laura G. de Arriaga in Plazuela de Tepito, Mexico on January 21, 1909.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library