[Photograph of actor Jose Areu in hat]

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Portrait of actor Jose Areu, visible from the chest up. He is wearing a dark-colored shirt, a hat, and heavy make-up.

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

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Murillo Studio 1928.

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Portrait of actor Jose Areu, visible from the chest up. He is wearing a dark-colored shirt, a hat, and heavy make-up.

Physical Description

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

Notes

Caption: "Houston, Texas, Murillo Studio"

Caption from donor agreement in folder: "photo of actor Jose Areu with hat"

Written on photograph copy: "Between 1928- Jose Areos, they sang in a trio Vandeville, in studio at 507 1/2 Main in the "Bohemio" Studio"

MSS0282.053 Murillo and Family - Given by Tommy Rojas

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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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  • 1928

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • Feb. 28, 2017, 4:28 p.m.

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Murillo Studio. [Photograph of actor Jose Areu in hat], photograph, 1928; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222365/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.