[Parade Celebrating Día de los Muertos]

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Photograph of a man carrying a decorated red pinata shaped like a horse. The man, who is wearing a sombrero tied around his neck, is walking in a dark street and looking toward the lefthand side of the image. Buildings and parade participants are visible in the background.

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1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

Creation Information

Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.) November 2, 2002.

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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 a man carrying a decorated red pinata shaped like a horse. The man, who is wearing a sombrero tied around his neck, is walking in a dark street and looking toward the lefthand side of the image. Buildings and parade participants are visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

Source

  • Día de los Muertos, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, Texas, November 2002

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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.

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  • November 2, 2002

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Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.). [Parade Celebrating Día de los Muertos], photograph, November 2, 2002; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth304684/: accessed November 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mexic-Arte Museum.