[Abreu Troupe in Costume] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Abreu Troupe in Costume]


  • English


  • Content Description: Postcard depicting the Abreu Troupe in full costume. The troupe consists of three men, a young boy, and a woman, facing left and turning their heads toward the camera. The males in the group are all wearing the same costume consisting of a Spanish-style bolero jacket and pants decorated with light-colored trim and embroidery. Underneath the jacket each man wears a white collared shirt with a tie, sombrero, and black shoes. The woman wears a white blouse with a heavily-embroidered dark skirt. She wears her hair in two braided down her shoulders, tied with large ribbons, and large heavy necklaces around her neck.
  • Physical Description: 1 Postcard: b&w ; 10 x 15 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Circus -- Photographs.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Circus performers -- Photographs.
  • Named Person: Gomez, Sabino
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Name: The Carpa Cubana Collection and the Sabino Gomez Photograph Collection
    Code: CARPA
  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2011
    Code: SG11


  • Name: Witte Museum
    Code: WTM

Resource Type

  • Postcard


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: WTM_01-001-003
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth200961
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth200961


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Photoshop creationAppVersion: 5 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo