[Scordino Boot Shop, 1920]

Description

Photograph of Scordino Boot Shop, circa 1920. From left to right: unknown ; unknown ; unknown ; unknown ; Victor Scordino ; Scordino's son ; Edmundo S. Moreno. Edmundo Moreno had his own shop in San Luis where he made military boots.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1920.

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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 16 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of Scordino Boot Shop, circa 1920. From left to right: unknown ; unknown ; unknown ; unknown ; Victor Scordino ; Scordino's son ; Edmundo S. Moreno. Edmundo Moreno had his own shop in San Luis where he made military boots.

Physical Description

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

Notes

MSS0282.027 Edmundo S. Moreno Photographs

Note attached to photograph: "Scordino Boot Shop, circa 1920, late. [From left to right:] 5. Victor Scordino ; 6. Scordino (son) ; 7. Edmundo S. Moreno. Moreno had his own shop in San Luis ... made military boots in Mexico. He designed them here."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HPLM_MSS282-b1-f27-02
  • Accession or Local Control No: MSS0282-b01-f27-02R
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth222154

Collections

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Burnet County Historical Commission, Anne & Mike Stewart Collection, Danish Heritage Preservation Society, Gillespie County Historical Society, Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library, Institute of Texan Cultures, Mexic-Arte Museum, Museum of the Big Bend, Museum of the Gulf Coast, Nesbitt Memorial Library, Panola College, Price Johnson Family Collection, San Antonio Public Library, Tarleton State University, University of Texas at San Antonio, and the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Funding for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

The Houston Public Library's Mexican American Family and Photo Collection reflects a wide range of families and individuals through photographs and documents that capture business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements. Some examples include: the 1928 Rice Institute graduation photo of Primitivo L. Nino; 1940s photographs of the Rusk Settlement House for Mexican-American Immigrants; photographs of workers and working conditions, students, educational, and church events.

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  • 1920

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • July 1, 2013, 3:30 p.m.

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  • 29.7586004091, -95.35470355

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[Scordino Boot Shop, 1920], photograph, 1920; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222154/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.