[Helen Moore with a young girl in Mexico in 1910]

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Helen Moore holds two round objects, possibly melons, at shoulder height. At her feet is a dog or a goat lying on the ground, being patted by a young girl, approximately 10 years old. Mrs. Moore is standing in a dirt clearing with a large building of some sort down below and behind her. Trees and scrub are visible. A small metal burner of some sort is in the far right of the picture, resting on the ground.

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1 photographic print : b&w ; 3.75 x 3.75 in.

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Creator: Unknown. 1910.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2006 and was provided by Moore Memorial Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 147 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Helen Moore holds two round objects, possibly melons, at shoulder height. At her feet is a dog or a goat lying on the ground, being patted by a young girl, approximately 10 years old. Mrs. Moore is standing in a dirt clearing with a large building of some sort down below and behind her. Trees and scrub are visible. A small metal burner of some sort is in the far right of the picture, resting on the ground.

Physical Description

1 photographic print : b&w ; 3.75 x 3.75 in.

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The dress and hair style of Helen Moore is the same as that in the picture Moore81-018-19 which is dated 1910 on the back of the photograph. That photograph also gives the location as Taviche, Mexico.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

Rescuing Texas History is a project that aims to digitize at-risk photographs, maps, artwork, and more. Funding was provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

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  • 1910

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  • July 20, 2006, 8:29 a.m.

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  • Nov. 4, 2008, 11:47 a.m.

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[Helen Moore with a young girl in Mexico in 1910], photograph, 1910; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth15290/: accessed October 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Moore Memorial Public Library.