[Four Men at La Mota Ranch]

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Photograph of four men at La Mota Ranch in Casa Piedra, Texas. The second man from the left is Homer Colquitt and the man on the right is Felisiano Chavez. They are standing in front of a brick building. To the left is a wagon. The photograph is the property of Ventura Herrera.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm.

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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 687 times , with 10 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Marfa Public Library

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Description

Photograph of four men at La Mota Ranch in Casa Piedra, Texas. The second man from the left is Homer Colquitt and the man on the right is Felisiano Chavez. They are standing in front of a brick building. To the left is a wagon. The photograph is the property of Ventura Herrera.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm.

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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, 5:02 p.m.

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[Four Men at La Mota Ranch], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88031/: accessed April 26, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.