The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 72, July 1968 - April, 1969 Page: 452
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This Viejo (old one) was a curandero, a healer, whose natural pharmacy and
skill were both talent and heritage among the Mexicans of the Texas border
country. W. D. Smithers made this photo in the 192o's, noting that even then
the curandero was becoming extinct. From Photography Collections, Hu-
manities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin.
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Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 72, July 1968 - April, 1969, periodical, 1969; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117146/m1/286/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.