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This is a paper describing the people who lived in Casa Piedra (otherwise known as La Punta del Agua).

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7 p., 23cm

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Vasquez, Olga 1967~.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert and was provided by Marfa Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 112 times . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Marfa Public Library

Marfa gained a public library in 1947 with the current building donated in 1973. Through the help of organizations such as the Friends of the Marfa Library, the Library has been able to continue to provide residents with access to materials, programs, and city history.

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Description

This is a paper describing the people who lived in Casa Piedra (otherwise known as La Punta del Agua).

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7 p., 23cm

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

These photographs document the local history of Marfa and the surrounding area. They include images of many families, including the Crosson, Contrera, Cordova, Chavarria, Campos, Cline, Love, Vasquez, Porter, Jordan, and Rivera families. Also featured are photos of the ghost town of Shafter, and pictures of the set for the movie "Giant."

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  • 1967~

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  • Aug. 29, 2008, 8:50 p.m.

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  • March 28, 2017, 11:45 p.m.

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Vasquez, Olga. American History Project, book, 1967~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39427/: accessed April 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.