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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 a hotel's dining room

Description: Postcard of a hotel Peñafiel's dining room with rows of tables, small chandeliers hanging from the ceiling and a mural on the far wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a formal dining room

Description: Postcard of an extravagant dining room with a table and 10 chairs sitting on a flowered rug. A chandelier hangs from the ceiling. Written in the corner is "Comedor de Gala"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Lola Berber

Description: Postcard of Lola Berber walking on a sidewalk carrying a bag next to shopping stores.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
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

[Photograph of Women on River Boat]

Description: Photograph of Marie Burkhaler, Harvest Queen and Vivian Osio plus an unknown woman sitting on a river boat called "Maria" while other boats pass by them. The man in the background is Hiram Parks. The photograph was taken at Xochimilco Lake in Mexico City.
Date: February 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Carlota Amalia's bathtub

Description: Postcard of Carlota Amalia's marble bathtub from inside Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City. Printed in corner is "Baño de Carlota"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a game room

Description: Postcard of a game room with a table, vase and paintings on the walls. Printed in corner is "Sala de Juego"
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 "Cola de Caballo" Waterfall]

Description: Postcard of a waterfall called Cola de Caballo, "Horse Tail," in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Printed in the corner is "Cola de Caballo, Monterey N.L. Mex."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of the Palacio de Bellas Artes

Description: Postcard of the Palacio de Bellas Artes, "Palace of Fine Arts," in Mexico City with many cars parked in front. Printed in corner is "Palacio de Bellas Artes Mexico"
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

Program card of María Antonieta Pons

Description: Program card for actress María Antonieta Pons. She is wearing an extravagant beaded costume. Autograph on card: Cariñosamente Ma Antonieta Pons
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

[Photograph of Women Standing on River Boat]

Description: Photograph of Marie Burkhaler, Harvest Queen, and Vivian Osio plus an unknown woman standing on a river boat called "Maria." The photo was taken on Xochimilco Lake in Mexico City.
Date: February 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre