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 Resource Type: Photograph
 County: San Patricio County, TX
 Collection: Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
[Bus Parallel Parked in Front of a Church]

[Bus Parallel Parked in Front of a Church]

Date: March 29, 1947
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a bus parallel parked on a dirt road in front of a small wood-slatted church. The bus, which has curtains on the inside of the windows, has large lettering on the side that reads, "Missouri Pacific Trailways", "A Service Institution", and "National Trailways Bus System". The church, which is in the background behind the bus, spans the entire image. It has a tall belfry that is cut off at the top of the image. A covered parking area is visible on the far left-hand side of the image. There are several power lines and poles also visible in the background. There is a handwritten note on the back of the image that reads, "Taft, [Taken at convention, 3-23-1947?]".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Congregation Sitting in Church]

[Congregation Sitting in Church]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a large congregation standing in front of fold-up chairs and wooden benches in a church building. The crowd mostly consists of men, however also includes women and children. There are more people crowded at the back of the church than the front of the church, and there are several empty seats in the front. Windows line the three visible walls in the background. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Taft? Convención".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Crowd and a Parked Bus in Front of an Open Church Entrance]

[Crowd and a Parked Bus in Front of an Open Church Entrance]

Date: March 29, 1947
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a crowd of Hispanic church-goers standing in front of a church entrance. The crowd is made up of men, women, and children gathered into small, clustered groups. The church is a wood-slatted building with a row of windows on the right-hand side. It has a tall belfry that is attached to the open double-door entrance and cut off at the top edge of the image. A covered parking area is visible in the background on the far left-hand side of the image. There is a dirt road in the foreground with the back of a bus visible on the far left-hand side. There is a camera on a tripod also on the left in the foreground that is facing the church. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Taft - new blglg. [Taken at convention, 3-23-1947?]"
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Crowd in Front of an Open Church Entrance]

[Crowd in Front of an Open Church Entrance]

Date: March 29, 1947
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of Hispanic church-goers standing in a crowd in front of the entrance to their church. Most of the people in the group are facing the church, and there are a couple more smaller groups scattered throughout the image. The church building has a tall belfry that is connected to the double-door entrance and cut off at the top of the image. The building continues along the back right-hand side of the image, where there is another back entrance. There is a car parked in front of the church also on the far right-hand side. There is a camera attached to a tripod in the foreground across the dirt road from the church. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Taft, Texas 2nd Presby Church. [Taken at convention, 3-23-1947?]".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Front View of a Large Congregation Standing in Church Pews]

[Front View of a Large Congregation Standing in Church Pews]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a large congregation standing in the pews of a crowded church. The people are all facing forward, and some are looking down at the papers they are holding in their hands. The people in the crowd are all dressed formally in church attire. There are bright windows lining the two visible perpendicular walls in the background. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Taft? Convención".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Girls Standing in the Back of a Farm Truck]

[Girls Standing in the Back of a Farm Truck]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of Hispanic girls standing together in a group in the back of a large farm truck. The girls, who are all wearing sleeved, collared dresses, are all smiling at the camera. The truck, which spans the entire image, has a sign on the front that reads, "Cage's Taft, Texas". There is a large, two-story building with rows of windows on the left-hand side of the image behind the truck. There is a woman standing beside the truck on the right who is holding two boxes. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Pres-Mex. 5 de Mayo 1951".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Photograph of Two Children in Front of a Church Steeple]

[Photograph of Two Children in Front of a Church Steeple]

Date: June 1948
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two children playing in front of a church building. The two little boys are standing across the street from the church; one is riding a tricycle and the other is standing and facing him. The church has a tall, narrow steeple with a cross on top of the thin, pointed roof. The steeple is attached to the double-door entrance of the church, and there are two windows on either side. A sidewalk winds from the entrance to the back of the building. There is a telephone pole and electric wires that stretch across the image in front of the church building. There is a decorative border around the image, and a handwritten note on the back that reads, "Taft".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Six Hispanic Children Standing on the Side of a Porch]

[Six Hispanic Children Standing on the Side of a Porch]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of six young children standing together in a row at the edge of a raised porch. The porch is attached to a wood-slatted building with a large, framed window on the right-hand side of the image. Leaning against the building there is a young boy wearing a light collared shirt. Standing next to him on the right-hand side of the image is a slightly taller boy, three younger boys, and an older girl. All of the children are holding pieces of paper. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Sinton. 10/15/50 Beginnings of a new work in Sinton, operated by Pres. Mex. students"
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Three Hispanic Girls Visiting at a Grocery Store]

[Three Hispanic Girls Visiting at a Grocery Store]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three Hispanic girls standing together and visiting in front of a grocery store. The girls are all wearing printed bell dresses. One girl is standing across from the other two with her hands held above her head. The dark brick grocery store behind her has shrubs and bushes in front of it. There are also several slabs of glass bottles piled on top of each other. A small brick building is visible directly behind the store in the background. The window on the side of a lightly-colored wood building is cut off on the far left-hand side of the image. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads "Sinton - Pres-Mex. girls inviting children to attend S.S. in Sinton. 10/15/50"
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
[Three Hispanic Teenagers Standing in Front of a Building]

[Three Hispanic Teenagers Standing in Front of a Building]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two teenage Hispanic girls and a one teenage boy standing together in front of a building with two visible windows directly behind, which are opened. Both of the girls are smiling; one is wearing a collared white dress and the other is wearing a fluffy white blouse with light pencil skirt. The boy, who is standing in between the two girls and looking upward, is wearing a pinstripe suit and tie. The boy also has a ribbon pinned to his lapel. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Rev. Ed. Covention - sp. speaking work June 3.7-1940 Taft. Tex Bertha Acevedo, Mr. Fidel Rios, Aurora Rodriguez".
Contributing Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
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