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Postcard of a mural above an entryway

Description: A mural above an entryway to Hotel Peñafiel's dining room depicts indigenous Mexicans carrying flowers and vegetables off of their boats and onto the shore. There are buildings on land, one of which is named "Así Es La Vida" (That's Life)
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Maximilian's state coach

Description: Postcard of Emperor Maximilian's imperial state coach from within Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City. Printed on card is "No. 12 Carroza Imperial de Maximilano Maximilian's State Coach"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Chapultepec Castle and National Museum of History

Description: Postcard of Chapultepec Castle and National Museum of History from the vantage point of a pond surrounded by trees. Text in the lower-left corner says: "No. 1 Castillo Chapultepec y Museo Nal. De Historia, Chapultepec Castle & National Museum of History"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
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Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Carlota Amalia's bedroom

Description: Postcard of Carlota Amalia's bedroom, filled with tables, chairs and settees from within Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City. Printed on corner is "No. 13 Recamara de Carlota Amalia Carlota Amalia's Bedroom"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a reception hall

Description: Postcard of a mid 19th century reception hall. Printed in the corner is "No.16 Salon de Recepciones Reception Hall"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Portrait of reporter Jack Bowen

Description: Portrait of reporter Jack Bowen from FOX 25 News in Oklahoma City. Autograph on photo in red ink: To Scott-- From "<u>Jack</u>"!!
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Mariachi group

Description: A twelve piece mariachi group poses in their outfits while holding their instruments. The first row that is kneeling is all young boys, three with guitars and two with violins. The second row is two trumpet players, two guitarists and a violinist. Autograph on photo: "With better wishes, souvenir of Boy's Town. Rev. Carlos Alvarez"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Portrait of musician Juan Alvarado

Description: Portrait of Juan Alvarado holding a guitar while wearing a mariachi outfit and a blanket over his left shoulder. Autograph on photo: "To Marie... Juan"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

[Photograph of Woman in Fortin de Las Flores]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing in Fortin De Las Flores amidst various trees and plants. Next to her is a sign that reads: "Favor de no cortar las flores y frutas; Please do not cut the flowers and fruits."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Three people engaged in conversation

Description: Two men and a woman are engaged in conversation while standing in an unknown room. Behind the woman is a poster that says "Mexico Verac--" "Departamento de Turismo de la Sec--" Translation: "Department of Tourism of the--"
Date: 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre