[Paso del Puente, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas]

[Paso del Puente, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Juncture of Guerrero Avenue and the International Bridge in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas. The street is lined with stores. There are people and cars along the street and sidewalk.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
Tamaulipas.

Tamaulipas.

Date: 1884
Creator: Garcia Cubas, Antonio
Description: Map shows late nineteenth century state boundaries, railroads, major roads, mines, cities, villages, and haciendas. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,200,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[A Bullfighting Ring in Mexico]

[A Bullfighting Ring in Mexico]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Black and white photograph of a bullfight in a Mexican bullfight ring. Three individuals, dressed in traditional matador attire, are closing in on a bull. The matador closest to the bull is holding a sheet; the bull's head is in mid-thrust toward the sheet. The other two matadors stand close by. The stadium stands are filled with a crowd of spectators. Several advertisements in Spanish line the wall of the ring. The shadow of the opposite wall is cast on the ground.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[William Blackshear and Paul Macman in Tampico, Mexico]

[William Blackshear and Paul Macman in Tampico, Mexico]

Date: 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: (back of photo) William S. Blackshear (white trousers) and Paul Macman in Tampico Mexico 1920 - Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Contributing Partner: Palestine 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
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
[Tampico Mexico]

[Tampico Mexico]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo taken at Tampico Mexico. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
Atascador

Atascador

Date: 1911~
Creator: Atascador Land Company
Description: Pamphlet advertising real estate and agri-business in an "All American Colony in Mexico" called Atascador. Land was offered at $12.50 - 25 per acre.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Engines at Tampico Terminal]

[Engines at Tampico Terminal]

Date: March 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: The Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico engine terminal of the National Railroad of Mexico in March 1920. At this time Mallet (Articulated) type 2-6-6-2 steam locomotives frequently headed passenger trains on the Monterrey - Tampico Line. This was one of the earliest divisions on the National Railways where Mallet (Articulated) type locomotives went into service.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
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