[Church Building Under Construction] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Church Building Under Construction]


  • English


  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm.
  • Content Description: Photograph of the side of a church building in the process of being built. The half-built structure, which spans the entire width of the image, is made of brick. The entire side of the building is lined with half-round windows. The structure does not yet have a roof, however there is a belfry tower built at the front of the building which faces the right-hand side of the image. The front of the building is covered with wood beams and rafters. There are piles of wood along the side of the building. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "San Benito, 1952 Mexican Church under construction (new building)".


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  • Keyword: Texas-Mexican Presbytery
  • Keyword: beams
  • Keyword: rafters
  • Keyword: windows

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Coverage Date: 1952
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Cameron County - San Benito
  • Time Period: mod-tim


  • Name: Texas Cultures Online
    Code: TCO
  • Name: Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
    Code: TEXMEX


  • Name: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
    Code: ATPS

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: ATPS_1994_090_0741
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth166082