The Biography of My Grandfather and My Grandmother

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This is a research paper written by Luiz Campos for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1966 about his grandparents. It describes a picture of them and gives a brief family history. Luiz's grandmother lived to be 112 years old!

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1 p., 28 x 21.5 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1966.

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The Marfa Public Library materials include photographs that document their local history. Images include photographs 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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This is a research paper written by Luiz Campos for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1966 about his grandparents. It describes a picture of them and gives a brief family history. Luiz's grandmother lived to be 112 years old!

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1 p., 28 x 21.5 cm.

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

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  • 1966

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The Biography of My Grandfather and My Grandmother, text, 1966; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39433/: accessed December 3, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.