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  Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
 Decade: 1920-1929
 Collection: The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection
[Advertisement of a baseball game, Alamos versus Magnolia Park]
Baseball game to be played between "Alamos" (formerly Leones of Houston) vs. "Magnolia Park" on Sunday, March 29, 1931 at 3 p.m. at Magnolia Park, Houston, Texas. No entrance fee. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221921/
[Azteca Theater]
Photograph of people at the Azteca Theater. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222306/
[Bishop C.E. Bryne visits Our Lady of Guadalupe School]
Photograph of Bishop C.E. Brine of Galveston, Texas visiting Our Lady of Guadalupe School in Houston, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222106/
[Boys basketball team, Holding Institute, San Antonio, Texas]
Photograph of the Boys Basketball Team at the Holding Institute, San Antonio, Texas. Team for the years 1923-24. In the center, a player is holding a ball marked 1924. First row, left to right: Captain Ralph W. Emerson ; Lafitto Jesus Kawas ; Manuel Garcia ; Corrado Alvarado ; Hidalgo Ramos. Second row, left to right: Eloi Leal ; Roberto Goreno ; Solomon Masso ; Alfredo Barrero ; Fidelio Guerero. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222381/
[Cargo train going through the plains]
Photograph of a cargo train going through the plains. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222028/
[Catechism class of boys with priest]
Photograph of a catechism class of boys with a priest in 1928. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222247/
[Class photograph with Refugio Diaz Zapata]
Photograph of a large class, with Refugio Diaz Zapata, 23 years old, visible on the far left side. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222502/
[Communion at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and School]
Photograph of the communion at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and School. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222372/
[Contract for Statuary for Audelia Gabino's grave, 1929]
Contract for a monument for Francisco (Frank) Gabino's mother, Audelia, who died on December 29, 1928. Houston Monument Company was contracted to build a granite statue and base for $420. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221886/
[Coronation of Mexico Bello Queen]
Photograph of coronation ceremony of Mexico Bello Queen. Men, left to right: Dr. Luis Vensor ; Mario Lozano ; Jose Valdez ; Fernando Salas ; Mexican Consul Barrera ; Jose Buentello ; E.J. Garcia ; Dr. Angel Leyva ; Armando Morton ; Fernando Sepulveda. Women, left to right: Juanita Gutierrez ; Dolores Gutierrez ; Carmen Euerte ; Cynthia Garcia ; Queen Bertha Macias ; Miss Brett ; Elvira Luna ; Mimi Ypina ; Eloise Gonzalez. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222170/
[Delivery trucks in front of Crystal Cafe]
Photograph of four automobiles parked on the street outside of Crystal Cafe, on the 1800 block of Congress Avenue, Houston, Texas. The Crystal Cafe was run by Gus Gavriel. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222082/
[Film strip of Regeneracion]
16 mm film strip of Regeneration, 1928. Title text is "La Compañia Pautret presenta." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222586/
[Four female graduates of Our Lady of Guadalupe School]
Photograph of four female graduates of Our Lady of Guadalupe in 1929. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222272/
[Frank Gabino and employees on the 1800 Block of Congress]
Photograph of Mr. Francisco (Frank) Gabino, son and employees outside of the Alamo Furniture Store on the 1800 block of Congress Avenue, Houston, Texas. Line of delivery trucks in front of store. From left to right: Frank Gabino ; Frank Gabino, Jr. ; Anatoin Reyes ; Ignacio Rodriguez. The Crystal Cafe is visible at the far corner; it was run by Gus Gavriel. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222097/
[Frank Gabino and employees outside of Alamo Furniture Company shop]
Photograph of Mr. Francisco (Frank) Gabino, son and employees outside of the Alamo Furniture Store on the 1800 block of Congress Avenue, Houston, Texas. Line of delivery trucks in front of store. From left to right: Frank Gabino ; Frank Gabino, Jr. ; Anatoin Reyes ; Ignacio Rodriguez. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222081/
[Girls basketball team, Holding Institute, San Antonio, Texas]
Photograph of the girls basketball team, San Antonio Texas. In the center, a player is holding a basketball marked, "HH 24". Back row, from left to right: Juana Gomez ; Mary Dobbs ; Myrtie Jones, Captain ; Eula Hill ; Mary Nixon. Middle row, from left to right: Anita Alarcon ; Wilson ; Carmen Rodriguez ; Francisco Perez ; Ema Trevino. Front row, from left to right: Consuelo de Leon ; Noemi Cavazos ; Celia Osuna. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222382/
[Graduation photograph of Primitivo L. Niño]
Photograph of Primitivo L. Niño in his graduation cap and gown. Mr. Niño was a graduate of Rice Institute in 1928. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222150/
[Houston docks, 1922]
Photograph of the Houston docks from 1922. Men work on the deck of a ship. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222025/
[Jesus Murillo - "Our Hercules"]
Photograph of a self portrait of Jesus Murillo, captioned: "Our Hercules", with his face and body enlarged, holding a picture of "Downtown Houston" in his hands. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222370/
[Letter to Nicandro Medrano - 1926-09-29]
Letter to Nicandro Medrano, dated September 29, 1926, regarding a personal family matter and recent correspondence. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222308/
[Lopez Barber Shop, 1927]
Photograph of employees of the Lopez Barber Shop. Man on the far right is Deteris Lopez. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222065/
[Men on bridge in Old City Park, 1927]
Photograph of six men standing on the bridge in the Old City Park, Houston, Texas. Left to right: unidentified ; Manuel Breth ; Juan Reyes ; unidentified ; A. Castillo ; unidentified. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222142/
[Newspaper clipping of La Gaceta Mexicana cover page]
Photograph of a La Gaceta Mexicana newspaper cover page from September 15, 1928. Text on clipping is: "La Gaceta Mexicana. Revista Ouincenal. Organo de la libreria Hispano Americano. Houston, Texas, Septiembre 15 de 1928, Num 14. Número Especial de Commemoración de la Independencia. 5c" texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222140/
[Our Lady of Guadalupe young parishioners]
Photograph of Our Lady of Guadalupe young parishioners in 1929. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222591/
[Photograph of actor Jose Areu in hat]
Portrait of actor Jose Areu, visible from the chest up. He is wearing a dark-colored shirt, a hat, and heavy make-up. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222365/
[Photograph of Apolo Six band]
Photograph of the members of the Apolo Six Band (left to right): Roberto Garcia, drummer ; Tony Rubio, saxophone ; Arnulfo Olivares, banjo or mandolin ; Prof. Jesus Gabino Gonzales, piano (from town of Pajocuanon, Michoocon) ; Elisco Vara, clarinet ; Tomas Aquilar, violin. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222092/
[Photograph of Jose Angel Medrano as a young boy]
Photograph of Jose Angel Medrano. He is a young boy, dressed in white, standing on a carpet and resting his hand on a chair. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222319/
[Photograph of three men as a gift for Juan C. Yllescas]
Photograph of three men, two sitting in a chair, and one standing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222525/
[Photograph of two men wearing suits and ties]
Photograph of two men dressed in suit and tie. New Year's Day greeting card. Printed on the card: "Gran circo Padron. Compañía Mexicana de Variedades, deseo a Ud. Un Feliz año. Benjamo, Gro. Enero 1 de 1922." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222514/
[Postcard portrait of Franco Jimenez]
Postcard featuring an image of Franco Jimenez taken in Fresno, California. Franco is sitting on a chair, dressed in a suit and bow tie. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222321/
[Rice Hotel, chefs and cooks]
Photograph of thirty-two men, cooks and chefs at the Rice Hotel, in Houston, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222078/
[Rice Hotel, chefs and cooks in kitchen]
Photograph of five men, chefs and cooks at the Rice Hotel in Houston, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222077/
[Sarabia Bookstore]
Photograph of the Sarabia Bookstore and two unidentified men. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222305/
[Scene from Regeneracion]
16 mm film strip of Regeneration, 1928. A man in a suit stands and sings. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222589/
[Scene from Regeneracion, four frames]
16 mm film strip of Regeneration, 1928. A man dressed in a tuxedo at right watches another man and woman dancing at left. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222588/
[Scene from Regeneracion, two frames]
16 mm film strip of Regeneration, 1928. Three men hold a woman dressed as a ballerina. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222587/
[Scordino Boot Shop, 1920]
Photograph of Scordino Boot Shop, circa 1920. From left to right: unknown ; unknown ; unknown ; unknown ; Victor Scordino ; Scordino's son ; Edmundo S. Moreno. Edmundo Moreno had his own shop in San Luis where he made military boots. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222154/
[Scordino Boot Shop, 1927]
Photograph of Scordino Boot Shop on 1700 Congress Avenue. From left to right: unknown ; unknown ; unknown ; Edmund S. Moreno ; Victor Scordino (owner of the shop) ; customer. Moreno lived in 2nd Ward during this time. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222153/
[Soccer team, all men]
Photograph of a soccer team from Houston, Texas, in 1927. Standing, from left to right: Santos Nieto ; Salvador Telles ; A. Navarro ; Augustine Castillo ; Benny Lee. Kneeling, from left to right: Jose Juarez ; Gaspar Castillo ; Cebero Ayala. Sitting, from left to right: Antonio Lopez ; Charley Farias ; F. Rodriguez. Nieto Park in Magnolia Park is named after Santos Nieto. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222143/
[South Pacific Soccer Team, late 1920s]
Photograph of a soccer team, South Pacific, during the late 1920s, probably 1927. Twenty-two men pictured. Most of the players were Houston residents originally from Mexico. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222147/
[Transcript from Estado de Coahuila de Zaragoza Escuela Preparatoria para Varones for Manuel Urbina]
Transcript for Manuel Urbina from the Estado de Coahuila de Zaragoza Escuela Preparatoria para Varones. Includes a breakdown of school year and courses taken. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222000/
[Two frames from Regeneracion]
16 mm film strip of Regeneration, 1928. A man in a suit is singing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222590/
[Wedding photograph of Hermenegildo and Raquel]
Photograph of a Mexican American couple. The bride is dressed in white with a long veil, and a beautiful head decoration. She is holding a bunch of white flowers. She is sitting on a chair and the groom is standing, dressed in a black suit. He is wearing gloves. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222522/
[Wedding photograph of Ignacio and Virginia Acosta]
Photograph of Ignacio and Virginia Acosta taken on August 5, 1923. The bride is dressed in white with a white head veil decorated with flowers. She holds a bunch of white flowers in her hand. The groom wears a suit with bow tie. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222317/
[Wedding portrait of Juan and Rosita Illescas]
Wedding photograph of Juan and Rosita Illescas. Juan is sitting on a chair dressed in a three-piece black suit and white bow tie. He is wearing white gloves on his right hand, and holding the gloves of his left hand. Rosita, holding white flowers, is dressed in white dress and white shoes. She is wearing a lacy head band, and a long veil, and is standing behind Juan. On the cover of the photograph is a engraving of a bride. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222528/
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