[Children and nuns in a truck]

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Photograph of children and three nuns in a truck in the 1930s. Frances Rodriguez and Petra Ruiz can be seen in the truck bed ; Rosa Auila on the ground.

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

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Creator: Unknown. 193u.

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Description

Photograph of children and three nuns in a truck in the 1930s. Frances Rodriguez and Petra Ruiz can be seen in the truck bed ; Rosa Auila on the ground.

Physical Description

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

Notes

MSS0282.044 Maria Casiano Collection / Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and School

Written on back of photograph: "They did their instruction for 10 years with kids. Photo taken near old church/rectory. Circa in 1930s (probably 1933). Catechist[s] L to R (1) Frances Rodriguez--in truck bed, (2) Rosa Auila (on ground), (3) Petra Ruiz--in truck bed."

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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 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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  • 193u

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2017, 5:09 p.m.

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[Children and nuns in a truck], photograph, 193u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222252/: accessed May 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.