[Mayor Henry A. Coffield receives an award]

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Mayor Henry Coffield receives an award from the City of Marfa. To the left of Henry Coffield is Mary Taylor, the former city secretary of Marfa. To the left of Mary Taylor is former City Attorney H. O. Metcalfe. Metcalfe is handing the plaque to Mayor Coffield.

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b&w, 8 1/8" x 10"

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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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Mayor Henry Coffield receives an award from the City of Marfa. To the left of Henry Coffield is Mary Taylor, the former city secretary of Marfa. To the left of Mary Taylor is former City Attorney H. O. Metcalfe. Metcalfe is handing the plaque to Mayor Coffield.

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b&w, 8 1/8" x 10"

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

These photographs document the local history of Marfa and the surrounding area, as well as local families and the ghost town of Shafter.

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[Mayor Henry A. Coffield receives an award], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39836/: accessed August 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.