[Aerial View of Brownsville]


Photograph of an aerial view of downtown Brownsville, Texas. A river is visible to the right.

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

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Creator: Unknown. 196u.


This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2013 and one other and was provided by McAllen Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 816 times , with 19 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.


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Photograph of an aerial view of downtown Brownsville, Texas. A river is visible to the right.

Physical Description

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


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This photograph is part of the following collections of related materials.

Rescuing Texas History, 2013

The 2013 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together thousands of items that reflect the history and preserve the legacy of the Texas of the past. They include photographs, letters, and more.

The Wilbert Lee “Pappy” O’Daniel Photograph Collection

These photographs depict Pappy O'Daniel's various campaigns, his inauguration, hunting trips, and his family, as well a few of the Capitol and interior of the Governor’s Mansion.

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  • 196u

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 21, 2013, 5:47 a.m.

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[Aerial View of Brownsville], photograph, 196u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth354456/: accessed March 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting McAllen Public Library.