[Mexican American housing in San Antonio, 1920s]

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Photograph of Mexican American houses in San Antonio, during the 1920s. Four small structures are visible, as well as three men and a young child. At the foreground is a large pile of branches and sticks.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 192u.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and one other and was provided by Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 799 times , with 23 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of Mexican American houses in San Antonio, during the 1920s. Four small structures are visible, as well as three men and a young child. At the foreground is a large pile of branches and sticks.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Notes

MSS0282.023 Mexican Immigrants to San Antonio, 1900

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Caption: "Mexican Houses San Antonio"

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HPLM_MSS282-b1-f23-02
  • Accession or Local Control No: MSS282-b01-f23-01
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth222149

Collections

This photograph is part of the following collections of related materials.

Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

These photographs depict Mexican American families, individuals, business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements within the scope of Texas history.

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  • 192u

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2017, 4:41 p.m.

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[Mexican American housing in San Antonio, 1920s], photograph, 192u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222149/: accessed July 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.