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 Decade: 1910-1919
[Hamilton Hotel, Laredo, Texas]

[Hamilton Hotel, Laredo, Texas]

Date: January 23, 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of Hamilton Hotel in before the top floors were added and before the cyclone of 1906 that destroyed the balconies. On the back of the postcard there is a letter addressed to Mrs. J. J. Duffy (Aunt Katie) from Alex discussing current news and relatives.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Water Vendors]

[Water Vendors]

Date: February 13, 1912
Creator: unknown
Description: Three water vendor carts in front of what appears to be a water tank. Water vendors were called barrileros or aguadores. Correspondence reads, "At Laredo, Going over into Mexico this afternoon, so if I fail to send you a card, the Insurrectos have got me." This card was written and mailed to Miss Mollie Chaney in Longview, Texas on February 13, 1913 in Laredo, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Wagon in front of store]

[Wagon in front of store]

Date: c. 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Wagon in front of L. Villegas store at the corner of Farragut St. and Flores Avenue
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[International Bridge between Laredo, Texas and Mexico]

[International Bridge between Laredo, Texas and Mexico]

Date: c. 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of several people standing near a vintage car at the International Bridge that connected Laredo, Texas, and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Oxen carts in front of a pawn shop]

[Oxen carts in front of a pawn shop]

Date: June 25, 1918
Creator: unknown
Description: Oxen carts in front of a pawn shop, Laredo, Texas. There is a letter on the back of the postcard addressed to Mr. Wilfred Hellser from "H. W."
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Army tents and mules at Fort McIntosh, Laredo, Texas]

[Army tents and mules at Fort McIntosh, Laredo, Texas]

Date: 1910~
Creator: unknown
Description: Army tents of the cavalry stationed at Fort McIntosh, Laredo, Texas
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Approach to North Bluff, Corpus Christi]

[Approach to North Bluff, Corpus Christi]

Date: 1918
Creator: unknown
Description: Stairway and winding lanes on approach from the bay in downtown Corpus Christi.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[City Drug Company building]

[City Drug Company building]

Date: 1911~
Creator: unknown
Description: Built in 1896 at the corner of Flores and Hidalgo Street in Laredo, Texas, site of the first City Drug Company. Event is the Washington's Birthday Celebration around 1911.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[International Bridge over the Rio Grande]

[International Bridge over the Rio Grande]

Date: March 3, 1917
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a bridge across a river, labeled, "International Bridge over the Rio Grande, Laredo, Texas." Several unknown buildings are visible on either end of the bridge. There is a letter on the back written 3/3/1917 that says, "Wanted to get across this bridge but on account of Typhus Epidemic on other side could not do so. Will cross at Brownsville. Wish you were along." (The epidemic mentioned was in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico.)
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
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