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[Mafikeng Mayor, Mario Salas, and Mayor Ed Garza]

Description: Photograph of Mafikeng, South Africa, mayor shaking hands with soon to be mayor of San Antonio, Texas, Ed Garza. Between them, wearing glasses, is councilman, educator, and civil rights leader Mario Marcel Salas. Additional politicians are in attendance in the back near chairs and desks.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario, Edwina, and Angela Salas Inside Booth During Martin Luther King March]

Description: Photograph of booths during a Martin Luther King March in San Antonio, Texas. The principal booth is that of Mario Salas, who is running for county commissioner. Mr. Salas stands underneath it wearing a green windbreaker. Edwina Salas, his wife, stands to the left while Angela Salas, a young girl in a vest and white shirt, stands to the right. Many other people are in attendance at other booths.
Date: January 2002
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Marcel Salas Card Advertising Election Bid]

Description: Flyer for Mario Marcel Salas created during his election bid for county commissioner precinct 4. The front page shows a family portrait of himself, wife (Edwina Salas), and his two daughters. The back of the card lists his background, platform, and some of his accomplishments.
Date: 2002
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Marcel Salas Voting Promotional Flyer]

Description: Flyer for Mario Marcel Salas created during his election bid for county commissioner precinct 4. The card shows a family portrait of Mr. Marcel with his wife, Edwina Salas, and two daughters. Printed text on the bottom discloses religious affiliation and political viewpoints.
Date: 2002
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas and Politicians During Election Night]

Description: Photograph of several politicians standing for a group picture during election night at Vicente Fox's headquarters. From left to right, they have been identified as Edwina Salas, councilman Mario Marcel Salas of San Antonio, former Texas governor Ann Richards, councilman Raul Prado, and Arizona congressman Edward L. Pastor.
Date: 2000
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas Booth During Martin Luther King March]

Description: Photograph of booths during a January rally in San Antonio, Texas. The principal booth is that of Mario Salas, who is running for county commissioner. Mr. Salas stands underneath it wearing a green windbreaker. Edwina Salas, his wife, stands to the left while Angela Salas, a young girl in a vest and white shirt, stands to the right.
Date: January 2002
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas Campaigning at Claude Black Community Center]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas at the Claude Black Community Center during his bid for election as county commissioner. He wears formal attire, standing near a table where an elderly African-American woman sits. Other women are seen in the back at similar tables.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas in Front of Historic Carver Cultural Center]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio civil rights leader and politician, standing in front of the Carver Community Cultural Center. It is a tall brick structure built modestly with rectangular windows. Mr. Salas stands across the street, just in front of a couple of vehicles, in formal attire.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas in Front of SBC Center Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio civil rights leader and politician, standing in front of the SBC Center - an indoor arena on the east side of San Antonio - under construction. He stands a long distance away on the parking lot wearing formal attire.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas Leading Walk During Martin Luther King March]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio politician and civil rights leader, leading a walk during a Martin Luther King March. He wears a shirt advertising the event, a windbreaker, and holds a walkie-talkie on his left hand. A row of people are holding a large banner in the back.
Date: January 2002
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas Outdoors with Buffalo Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio civil rights leader and politician, standing outdoors with several men in the traditional regalia of Buffalo Soldiers, inactive all-black regiments of the U.S. Army that fought during several American wars. A street sign can be seen above them identifying their location somewhere on E. Houston Street.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas Smiling with Edwina]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio civil rights leader and politician, with a woman, presumably his wife, identified as Edwina Salas. Mr. Salas smiles in the direction of Edwina. They both wear formal attire.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas Speaking at Black Business Expo Award Banquet]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio civil rights leader and politician, speaking at an award banquet hosted by the Black Business Expo of San Antonio. He wears formal attire and stands just behind a microphone and podium. A banner has been hanged in the back with event information.
Date: 2001~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Mario Salas with Mayor Ed Garza and James Howard]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio civil rights leader and politician, standing outdoors with then Mayor Ed Garza and San Antonio Independent School District board member James Howard (far right). They wear formal attire and stand in front of a small brick and text construction marking a location.
Date: 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Salas Family Indoors with Election Sign]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio politician and civil rights leader, standing with his family and a woman between two table booths. A sign advertising his election bid is on the floor just in front of them.
Date: 2002~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Salas Family Inside Booth During Martin Luther King March]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio politician and civil rights leader, inside a booth during a Martin Luther King March. He is joined by his wife, Edwina Salas, on the left, and Angela Salas, on the right.
Date: January 2002
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio