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[Band of children on Fiestas Patrias float]

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Photograph of a band of children on a Fiestas Patrias float, 1982. A sign on the float reads, "Ripley."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1982.

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

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Description

Photograph of a band of children on a Fiestas Patrias float, 1982. A sign on the float reads, "Ripley."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: [Fiestas Patrias parade contact sheet], HPLM_MSS282-b2-f08-06, ark:/67531/metapth222211
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth222215

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 for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

These images depict families, individuals, business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements. Among these are the 1928 Rice Institute graduation photo of Primitivo L. Nino; 1940s photos of the Rusk Settlement House for Mexican-American Immigrants; photos of workers and working conditions; students; educational; and church events.

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[Fiestas Patrias parade contact sheet] (Photograph)

[Fiestas Patrias parade contact sheet]

Contact sheet of the Fiestas Patrias parade in 1981 or 1982. Twenty-six images of floats and spectators.

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  • 1982

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • July 17, 2013, 9:42 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Band of children on Fiestas Patrias float], photograph, 1982; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222215/: accessed January 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.