[Postcard of Pedro de Gante]

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Postcard of Fray Pedro de Gante, a Franciscan missionary from Belgium. Gante was also known as Fray Pieter van der Moere and Pedro de Mura.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 5.5 x 3.5 in.

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Tarjeta Postal Creation Date: Unknown.

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Postcard of Fray Pedro de Gante, a Franciscan missionary from Belgium. Gante was also known as Fray Pieter van der Moere and Pedro de Mura.

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 5.5 x 3.5 in.

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MSS0282.050 Luz Vara Collection

Caption: "Fray Pedro de Gante, Mexico 0-41 Osuna"

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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 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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Tarjeta Postal. [Postcard of Pedro de Gante], postcard, Date Unknown; [Mexico]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222354/: accessed December 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.