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[Photograph of a Dead Tree]

[Photograph of a Dead Tree]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph is focused on the remains of a dead tree, still standing, in a field of dry brush. To the left is shorter tree. In the background there is a small building to the left and a telephone pole; to the right, there are more trees and mountains. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Original prayer tree died from unknown causes."
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Bloys Campmeet Pageant

Bloys Campmeet Pageant

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a large group of people standing in a semi-circle under a tree. The people are all dressed up in fancy clothing or pioneer-style clothing. In the back, there are ten women and one man of various ages, but all relatively young, as well as five young children in the front. It appears to be nighttime. There are several handwritten notes on the back. The first notes give these names: "1. Jean Shannon," "4. Sue Johnson," "5. Chere Livingston," "6. Lois Burns," "10. Sargie Ruth Jones." Additionally, there are notes that say, "Re-enactment" and "Bloys Campmeet Pageant."
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[Bishop Family House]

[Bishop Family House]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a house situated on a lawn. In the foreground, there are low bushes and plants lining the yard which is grassy and has scattered plants throughout. The house is a single story with several windows and a patio with several posts and a low wall enclosing it. There is ivy covering the near corner of the house and several of the posts around the patio. In the background, there are several tall trees. There is a handwritten note on the back of the frame: "Made adobes. Bishop house where Audrey Minms lives now."
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Alice Bishop

Alice Bishop

Date: c. 1938-09
Creator: Fox Company
Description: This photograph shows a young woman sitting in a chair. She is wearing a flowered dress and glasses and has her hair pulled back. Behind her, there is a wall that appears to be made of brick that is partially covered in ivy and has a door to the right. The chair appears to be on a path bordering a bed of flowers and other plants. Some parts of the photograph are obscured by white light. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says "Alice Bishop." There is a printed border around the photograph.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Four generations of Cabezuelas]

[Four generations of Cabezuelas]

Date: January 1959
Creator: unknown
Description: January 1959 picture of Catalina Cabezuela, her daughter, her granddaughter, and her great-granddaughter (Melva Yvonne). The women are seated on a red couch. From left to right: Catalina Cabezuela, Catalina's daughter, Catalina's granddaughter, and Catalina's great-granddaughter.
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Josepha Castro

Josepha Castro

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of Josepha Castro. A description of this photo by Eddie Rivera reads," Mrs. Castro was born in Shafter, Texas. She was best known for her fine knitting. She knitted fine articles and sold them. It was her hobby. She sold them only to make enough money to buy more supplies. She is the aunt of the Ignacio Campos family. She was a very religious person. She also liked to help the people who could not afford to buy or have something. You might have called her 'The Salvation Army'."
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G.F. Crosson in front of Goat Ranch Ruins

G.F. Crosson in front of Goat Ranch Ruins

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of G.F. Crosson in front of what is left of his parents' first adobe home at Goat Ranch, northeast of Fort Davis, Texas. His parents were George and Lizzie Crosson. This photo was included in a research paper by Marion Quick for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1967.
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[Jesus Cabezuela at age 36]

[Jesus Cabezuela at age 36]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Jesus Cabezuela at 36-years of age.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Catalina Cabezuela with hoola hoop]

[Catalina Cabezuela with hoola hoop]

Date: October 1958
Creator: unknown
Description: 1958 picture of Catalina Cabezuela playing with a hoola hoop. Jesus Cabezuela is sitting to the left in a chair, reading.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Jesus Cabezuela and his family in a family photograph]

[Jesus Cabezuela and his family in a family photograph]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jesus Cabezuela and his family. Shown from left to right: The contributor's mother (age 8, standing), Jesus Cabezuela (sitting), Aurora Cabezuela (age 5 months, sitting), and the contributor's grandmother.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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