[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
American Flag. (Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico), Vol. 2, No. 137, Ed. 1, Wednesday, September 29, 1847

American Flag. (Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico), Vol. 2, No. 137, Ed. 1, Wednesday, September 29, 1847

Date: September 29, 1847
Creator: Fleeson & Palmer
Description: Weekly newspaper from the Brownsville, Texas/Matamoros, Mexico area that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
American Flag. (Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico), Vol. 2, No. 145, Ed. 1, Wednesday, October 27, 1847

American Flag. (Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico), Vol. 2, No. 145, Ed. 1, Wednesday, October 27, 1847

Date: October 27, 1847
Creator: Fleeson & Palmer
Description: Weekly newspaper from the Brownsville, Texas/Matamoros, Mexico area that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Two women standing in front of the Kiosco in Matamoros

Two women standing in front of the Kiosco in Matamoros

Date: 1956
Creator: unknown
Description: Two women in casual dress are standing in front of a tiled wall with a metal railing on top of it. In between them, on the wall, is a tiled sign that says: "Fue construida siendo gobernador del estado el Gral del Div. Raul Garate L. Presidente de la Junta de la Administracion Civil el Sr. Leonides Guerra Lo proyecto y contruyo el Arcto Enrique Leon de la Evsra 1948" Translation: "Was constructed while being governor. Raul Garate L. President of the Civil Administration, Mr. Leonides Guerra. Projected and built by architect Enrique Leon de Evsra 1948" This is the Kiosco in the main Plaza de Armas in Matamoros.
Contributing Partner: Rose Marine Theatre
Matamoros Reveille (Matamoros, Mexico), Vol. 1, No. 1, Ed. 1 Wednesday, June 24, 1846

Matamoros Reveille (Matamoros, Mexico), Vol. 1, No. 1, Ed. 1 Wednesday, June 24, 1846

Date: June 24, 1846
Creator: unknown
Description: Semi-weekly newspaper from Matamoros, Mexico that includes local, state and national news along with advertising. Includes one-page edition, La Diana de Matamoros in Spanish.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of Letter from B. M. Cutter to Stephen F. Austin, May 13, 1828]

[Transcript of Letter from B. M. Cutter to Stephen F. Austin, May 13, 1828]

Date: May 13, 1828
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from B. M. Cutter to Stephen F. Austin, in which Cutter inquires about the physical and legal status of a half league of land that he purchased from William S. Brown.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of Letter from Alexander Ybary to Stephen F. Austin, August 15, 1828]

[Transcript of Letter from Alexander Ybary to Stephen F. Austin, August 15, 1828]

Date: August 15, 1828
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Alexander Ybary to Stephen F. Austin, in which Ybary acknowledges receipt of Austin's petition and confirms his intention to forward it to the Mexican government on Austin's behalf.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of letter from Ortiz Monasterio, April 30, 1831]

[Transcript of letter from Ortiz Monasterio, April 30, 1831]

Date: April 30, 1831
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Ortiz Monasterio.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of letter from Martin Perfecto de Cos to the Internal States of the East, July 5, 1835]

[Transcript of letter from Martin Perfecto de Cos to the Internal States of the East, July 5, 1835]

Date: July 5, 1835
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Martin Perfecto de Cos to the Internal States of the East on behalf of President Miguel Barragán.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of a warrant issued by Martin Perfecto de Cos, August 8, 1835]

[Transcript of a warrant issued by Martin Perfecto de Cos, August 8, 1835]

Date: August 8, 1835
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a warrant issued by Martin Perfecto de Cos for the arrest of Lorenzo Zavala.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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