Lorina Cruz

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Short paper about Lorina Cruz. It discusses her work done knitting sweaters, aprons, and hats and her marriage to Delfine Juarez. This paper was written by Frankie Quintanas for a history class at Marfa High School in 1968.

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1 p., 28 x 21.5 cm.

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Quintanas, Frankie 1968.

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Short paper about Lorina Cruz. It discusses her work done knitting sweaters, aprons, and hats and her marriage to Delfine Juarez. This paper was written by Frankie Quintanas for a history class at Marfa High School in 1968.

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1 p., 28 x 21.5 cm.

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

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Quintanas, Frankie. Lorina Cruz, text, 1968; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39402/: accessed September 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.