[La Catrina and Friends]

Description

Photograph of La Catrina and friends at the Mexic-Arte Museum's annual Día de los Muertos celebration. La Catrina wears a feathered hat, lacy dress, and skeleton face makeup. Five young children stand with her.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.) November 2, 1991.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Mexic-Arte Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 76 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Mexic-Arte Museum

Since its inception in 1984, the Mexic-Arte Museum has been a pioneer institution in the museum field as one of the few Mexican and Mexican-American Art museums in the United States. The museum contributes to Latino cultural enrichment and works to improve the quality of life through innovative exhibitions and educational programming.

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Description

Photograph of La Catrina and friends at the Mexic-Arte Museum's annual Día de los Muertos celebration. La Catrina wears a feathered hat, lacy dress, and skeleton face makeup. Five young children stand with her.

Physical Description

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

Source

  • Día de los Muertos, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, Texas, November 1991

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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.

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  • November 2, 1991

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  • April 10, 2013, 5:42 a.m.

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  • 30.266798008, -97.742848501

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Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.). [La Catrina and Friends], photograph, November 2, 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth304060/: accessed April 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mexic-Arte Museum.