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Plano de los Dos Laredos

Plano de los Dos Laredos

Date: January 1881
Creator: Laroche, E. R.
Description: Plat of the 'two Laredos' (Laredo, Texas and New Laredo, Mexico) from January 1881. The map appears to be a cadastral map with numbered (and lettered) lots in both cities, likely showing ownership. Some streets are labeled as well as Fort McIntosh (noted as a "U.S. Military Reservation") in Laredo and the Campo de Marte in Nuevo Laredo.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[International bridge, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico]

[International bridge, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico]

Date: July 11, 1913
Creator: Kneip, Eugene
Description: Scene of the International Bridge from the Nuevo Laredo side of the Rio Grande river. There is a letter on the back of the postcard addressed to Josie from Eugene Kneip discussing his plans.
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
[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
[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
[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 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