[Alfonso Ramos Band plays for a wedding reception at the San Jose Community Center]

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Photograph of the Alfonso Ramos Band playing at the San Jose Community Center in South Austin. The band includes saxophone, drums, bongo drum, trombone, and trumpet. A man in tan suit is singing or talking into the microphone as other band members talk or wait. Five little girls, some wearing white dresses, and two little boys sit on the edge of the stage and watch the dancers. Women, wearing foral bridesmaid dresses, dance with men in suits.

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Penzenstadler, Joan 1970~.

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  • Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

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Photograph of the Alfonso Ramos Band playing at the San Jose Community Center in South Austin. The band includes saxophone, drums, bongo drum, trombone, and trumpet. A man in tan suit is singing or talking into the microphone as other band members talk or wait. Five little girls, some wearing white dresses, and two little boys sit on the edge of the stage and watch the dancers. Women, wearing foral bridesmaid dresses, dance with men in suits.

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Austin History Center General Collection Photographs

The Austin History Center at the Austin Public Library presents images from General Collection Photographs (also called the Austin Files) that depict the city of Austin, Texas from the 1830s to the 1970s. The photographs include a wide range of subjects, from images of the Texas State Capitol and Barton Springs, to aerial views, cityscapes, and much more.

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  • 1970~

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  • Oct. 27, 2010, 7:34 p.m.

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  • Aug. 31, 2016, 10:51 a.m.

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Penzenstadler, Joan. [Alfonso Ramos Band plays for a wedding reception at the San Jose Community Center], photograph, 1970~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125005/: accessed September 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.