U.S. Border Patrol Car Decorated for a Parade

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U.S. Border Patrol car decorated for a Fourth of July parade in Marfa, Texas in 1928. Men (L-R): Emmitt Turner and Dorn.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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This photograph 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 104 times . More information about this photograph 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

U.S. Border Patrol car decorated for a Fourth of July parade in Marfa, Texas in 1928. Men (L-R): Emmitt Turner and Dorn.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

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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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  • May 10, 2010, 2:51 p.m.

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  • March 6, 2017, 5:33 p.m.

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U.S. Border Patrol Car Decorated for a Parade, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth87540/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.