[Bullfight at Tampico Mexico]

[Bullfight at Tampico Mexico]

Date: 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Bullfight at Tampico, Mexico. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Contributing Partner: Palestine 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
[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
[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
[Map of northeastern Tamaulipas].

[Map of northeastern Tamaulipas].

Date: [Between 1885 and 1905]
Creator: unknown
Description: Map shows towns, villages, railroads, and physical features between the Rio Bravo [Rio Grande] and the Rio San Fernando in the Northeastern portion of Tamaulipas; names of landowners. Includes references. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library