[Trucks used in Marfa during the 1920s and 1930s]

[Trucks used in Marfa during the 1920s and 1930s]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Group of four trucks used to transport goods around Marfa. These trucks were some of the first trucks in the Marfa transportation business. The four trucks are in a row in the center of the photograph. Three unknown people are also in the photograph. From left to right: On the first truck, a woman sits on a truck fender; a man stands to the right of the third truck; a man stands to the left of the fourth truck.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Cowboy Pulling a Steer

Cowboy Pulling a Steer

Date: unknown
Creator: Frank Reeves
Description: A cowboy on a horse drags a steer from its herd with a rope tired to the horse's saddle.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
Cowboys Tending to Horses

Cowboys Tending to Horses

Date: unknown
Creator: Frank Reeves
Description: Cowboys tend to their horses, securing their saddles and ropes.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
Insignias of the branches of the Army in service on the U.S.-Mexico border from 1916 into the early 1920s. Picture

Insignias of the branches of the Army in service on the U.S.-Mexico border from 1916 into the early 1920s. Picture

Date: 1961
Creator: Smithers, W. D. (Wilfred Dudley), 1895-1981.
Description: Sketches of insignia and brief summaries of activities of the branches of the U.S. Army in service on the U.S.-Mexico border from 1916 into the early 1920s. Includes protocol of hat cords.
Contributing Partner: Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)
[Jose Cenicero transports school children on two trucks for a picnic]

[Jose Cenicero transports school children on two trucks for a picnic]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Jose Ceniceros takes two trucks full of school children on a picnic. Approximately 45 individuals are in the photograph. Three men are standing the center of the photograph and in the far right corner three women and one man is standing. The remaining individuals are on the two trucks.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Altar of St. Mary's Catholic Church in the 1920s]

[Altar of St. Mary's Catholic Church in the 1920s]

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Close up of the altar in Marfa's St. Mary's Catholic Church in 1920s.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Altar of Sacred Heart Catholic Church]

[Altar of Sacred Heart Catholic Church]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Altar of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Men's Society of St. Joseph at St. Joseph's Day procession]

[Men's Society of St. Joseph at St. Joseph's Day procession]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: A parade of more than fifty men are marching in the Men's Society of St. Joseph's Day Procession outside St. Mary's Catholic Church rectory. The rectory is in the left corner of the photograph. Several older model cars from the early 20th century are also in the photograph.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[St. Mary's Catholic church before first renovations]

[St. Mary's Catholic church before first renovations]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Architecture of St. Mary's Catholic church before the 1920s renovations.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Emmett E.McCrary standing in sugar cane field]

[Emmett E.McCrary standing in sugar cane field]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: Browder, H. F.
Description: Black and white (faded)-Emmett E.McCrary standing in sugar cane field wearing white shirt, dark pants and a hat. Taken and collected by H.F.Browder, Shaw Studio, Denton, former County Agent, Denton County.
Contributing Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
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