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[Children at a Congregation]
Group of young girls standing at the pews of a church during a congregation. Some of the girls are looking at the camera, however many are looking in different directions. The girls are all dressed in light patterned dresses. There is a woman sitting and holding a young boy and another young girl. There are several adults standing at the pews in the background and reading from small bibles. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Robstown. Latin-American congregation meeting in 1st. Presby. Church".
[Church congregation]
Photograph of a congregation in church. There are men, women, and children in the congregation, and they are standing in the pews, singing. Some of them are holding hymnals.There are windows along the side of the room and doors at the back. According to accompanying information, the picture was taken in Corpus Christi, Texas.
[Church under construction]
Photograph of a church under construction. According to the information on the back, this is the First Mexican Church in Corpus Christi in 1924. Some of the walls have been built, but there is no roof yet. A man is standing on top of the wall, and there are building materials on the ground around the church. There is another building to the left.
[Class of children]
Photograph of a class of children sitting at tables. The children are facing the camera, and there are papers on two of the tables. A man is standing in the corner of the room to the left of a window. According to accompanying information, the photograph was taken in Corpus Christi, Texas. The following is written on the back "C. Ch. - D. S."
[Class of children]
Photograph of a class of children sitting at tables. The children are facing the camera, and there are papers on two of the tables. A man is standing in the corner of the room to the left of a window. According to accompanying information, the photograph was taken in Corpus Christi, Texas. The following is written on the back "C. Ch. - D. S."
[Class of children]
Photograph of a class of children sitting at tables. The children are facing the camera, and there are papers on two of the tables. A man is standing in the corner of the room to the left of a window. According to accompanying information, the photograph was taken in Corpus Christi, Texas. The following is written on the back "C. Ch. - D. S."
[Class of children]
Photograph of a class of young children working at tables. The children are sitting at two different tables, and some are looking at the camera. An adult is standing behind a little boy at the back table, in front of the window. According to accompanying information, the photograph was taken in Corpus Christi. The following is written on the back: "C. Ch - D. S."
[The congregation at Divino Salvador]
Photograph of the congregation at Divino Salvador. They are sitting in the pews of the church, and there are children sitting in small chairs in the aisle. The choir is at the front of the sanctuary. There are three windows behind them and a sign above that says "Bien Venidos." The pulpit is in front of the choir. A man is coming through the door on the left, and the congregation seems to be looking in his direction. The following information is written on the back: "At Presbytery Divino Salvador, c. c. Fall 1952."
[Convention at Divino Salvador]
Photograph of a church convention. The following information is written on the back: "Divino Salvador (Corpus Ch) 1952 Convention." There are four cars parked in front of the church, and a group of people are gathered under a tent to the left of the building. The church is white with a cross above the entrance.
[Convention at Divino Salvador]
Photograph of a convention at Divino Salvador in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1952. This information is written on the back of the photograph. There are four cars parked in front of the church, and a group of people is gathered under a tent to the left of the building. More people are talking by the car on the far left. The church is white with a cross above the entrance.
[Convention at Divino Salvador]
Photograph of a convention at Divino Salvador in Corpus Christi, Texas. There are two tents set up outside of the church, and people have gathered for the convention. There are tables and chairs under the tents where people are having refreshments. The church is a white building, there are houses are in the background. According to the information on the back, the convention took place in 1952, and the two women walking from the tent are identified as Mrs. Magdalena Denham and Mrs. M. L. Lopez, Jr.
[Couple and their Baby at a Presbyterian Congregation]
Photograph of a couple holding a young child and standing at the pews at a church congregation. Both of the people are facing toward the right-hand side of the image. Across the aisle from them on the right, more people are standing the same way and holding open bibles. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Robstown".
[El Divino Salvador]
Photograph of a congregation in front of El Divino Salvador. The church is a white building with an enclosed entry way. The congregation is gathered in front. The man standing with his back to the camera in the middle of the group has been identified with an arrow as J. C. Palacio. The following is written at the top of the photograph: "Enero 1950 El Divino Salvador E. D."
[Divino Salvador boy scouts]
Photograph of boy scouts and their leader at Divino Salvador in Corpus Christi, Texas. They are standing in two rows saluting. There are houses visible in the background.
[Divino Salvador boy scouts]
Photograph of the Divino Salvador boy scouts and two men in Corpus Christi, Texas. They are standing outside, and the corner of a building can be seen on the right. There are houses and a car in the background. Some of the scouts are wearing their hats and/or bandannas. The man in the suit to the left is holding a bible.
[Divino Salvador boy scouts]
Photograph of the Divino Salvador boy scouts and their leader in Corpus Christi, Texas. There are eight boys, most of them wearing at least part of the boy scout uniform. The group is looking at something on the ground, and some of them are kneeling on the ground. The leader is also kneeling and holding a hat. The corner of a building is visible on the right, and there are houses and a car in the background.
[Divino Salvador boy scouts]
Photograph of the Divino Salvador boy scouts and their leader in Corpus Christi, Texas. The group is kneeling on the ground posing for the camera, except for the boy on the far left. The corner of a building is visible on the right, and a car is in the background. The man on the right is wearing sunglasses and holding a hat.
[Divino Salvador Church]
Photograph of a group of women meeting in the Divino Salvador Church in Corpus Christi, Texas. The following information is written on the back: "Part of the group that met for an all-day bi-district meeting, Nov., 1950." One woman is standing next to a table at the front facing the other women who are sitting in the pews. There is also a woman sitting at the piano to the right.
[Divino Salvador Church]
Photograph of the Divino Salvador Church in Corpus Christi. It is dark outside, and there are people coming out of the church. The church is a white building with a cross above the entrance and trees around it. The following information is written on the back: "Corpus Christi Divino Salvador Church Presbytery meeting Fall 1953 [1952?]."
[Divino Salvador Kindergarten]
Photograph of the Divino Salvador Kindergarten class in Corpus Christi, Texas. The children are posing in front of a fence along with two women and a man who is kneeling on the front row. There is a field behind them, and there are houses in the background. The date on the back of the photograph is October 1950.
[Divino Salvador Kindergarten]
Photograph of the Divino Salvador Kindergarten class in Corpus Christi, Texas. The children are posing in front of a fence along with two women and a man who is kneeling on the front row. There is a field behind them, and there are houses in the background. The date on the back of the photograph is October 1950.
[Divino Salvador Kindergarten]
Photograph of a group of kindergartners at Divino Salvador in Corpus Christi, Texas. The children and two women, possibly teachers, are sitting in the pews. There are doors at the back of the room. The back dates the photograph to October 1950.
[Divino Salvador Kindergarten]
Photograph of the kindergarten class at Divino Salvador in Corpus Christi, Texas. The children and two women, possibly teachers, are sitting in the pews. A third woman and a man are standing at the back The back dates the photograph to 1950.
[Divino Salvador kindergartners going home]
Photograph of the children of the Divino Salvador kindergarten ready to go home for the day. This information is given on the back. The children are in a car that is parked in front of the church. A man is standing outside of the car facing away from the camera. The back dates the photograph to October 1950.
[Half of a Church on a Trailer]
Photograph of half of a church building on a trailer in a field in Corpus Christi, Texas. There are houses in the background. The following is written on the top of the photograph: "La primera mitad llegó a su destino. 2238 Belton st." "Mar. 1949 Studer S. A. Tex" is printed at the bottom.
[Iglesia Presbiteriana Mexicana in Corpus Christi]
Photograph of a congregation in front of the Iglesia Presbiteriana Mexicana in Corpus Christi, Texas. The church is a large building with stained glass windows. The congregation is standing on the sidewalk, and many of the children are sitting down in front. The name of the church is on the building twice, underneath the windows at the corner. The following is written on the photograph: "Iglesia de Corpus Christi 1947." The following is written on the back: "see: file folder J. G. Cavazos correspondence of 5/6/1947 G. W. Crofoot to Rev. J. G. Cavazos." There is no indication of whether or not these two men are actually in the photograph.
[Large Congregation Standing in Front of a Church]
Photograph of a large Hispanic congregation in front the entrance to a Presbyterian church. There are several young children standing together at the front of the group. The congregation spans from the far left-hand side of the image to past the edge of the right-hand side. There is a sidewalk leading up to the front doors of the church on the right, and a large focal window in the middle. The front of the church is made of jagged stone, and a wood-slatted section is visible on the left-hand side. There is a handwritten note on the back of the image that reads, "Robstown. Lat.-Am. congregation in front of 1st. Presby. Ch., J.G.M. Ramsey pastor (not in picture)".
[Moving a church]
Photograph of the old Woodlawn church building being moved. The building is in two pieces, and it is being hauled away by trucks. There are three workers in the picture, and one is standing on top of the building. The following is written at the top of the photograph: "El antiguo Woodlawn saliendo de camino por la carretera no. 9 con destino a 'Temple Eddiiton.' Salio en dos partes." "Mar. 1949 Studer S. A. Tex." is printed at the bottom.
[Moving a church]
Photograph of a church building being moved in Corpus Christi, Texas. The building is divided into two sections, and each is being pulled by a truck. There are several people in the photograph. The following is written on the photograph: "Con dificultad ____ entrando a su nueva propiedad, donde es hoy El Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church. 2238 Belton St. Corpus Christi, Texas." The following is printed at the bottom "Mar. 1949 Studer S. A. Tex."
[Moving a church]
Photograph of a church building being moved. The building has been divided for transportation, and this is one half. It is being pulled by a truck, and another truck is parked in front. There are two workers standing in front of the building. The following is typed on the photograph: "El Divino Salvador 1949- 2238 Belton St. Corpus Christi, Tex. Woodlawn Presbyterian Church 3757 Chell Rd. Corpus Christi, Tex. (ates que fuera El Divino Salvador). Templo Metiodista antes que fuera Woodlawn Presbyterian Church." "Mar. 1949 Studer S. A. Tex" is printed on the left side of the photograph.
[Photograph of a Group in Front of Iglesia Presbiteriana Mexicana]
Photograph of a group of people in front of Iglesia Presbiteriana Mexicana. The church is white with a tower and large pointed-arch windows and a tower. It is situated on a street corner. In the foreground is a palm tree on an opposing street corner.
[Photograph of a White Church]
Photograph of a white church. It is a long, single story building with a white cross mounted over its glass doors. Other buildings are visible in the distant background. In front of the church, two men stand looking at the building. To the side, a boy is sitting on the back of an automobile.
[Photograph of Children in a Classroom at El Divino Salvador Church]
Photograph of a kindergarten class at El Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas. The children are sitting a desks and a woman in skirt and sweater is standing behind them. The walls of the room are white. On a blackboard behind the children "El Divino Salvador Kindergarten April 1953" is written.
[Photograph of Children in Front of El Divino Salvador Church]
Photograph of a group of children on the steps of El Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas. The girls are wearing dresses and the boys are wearing collared shirts and pants. A woman is sitting to the right of the group and holding the American flag. A man is standing to their right. The church is white with wood siding. The group of children is described as people the kindergarten class.
[Photograph of Children on Steps of El Divino Salvador Church]
Photograph of a group of children, identified as the kindergarten class, on the front steps of El Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas. The girls are wearing dresses and the boys are wearing collared shirts and pants. A man in sunglasses is standing on the right and a woman holding an American flag is standing on the left. The church behind them is white with wood siding.
[Photograph of Children Playing Football]
Photograph of a group of children in a field playing with a football. A woman in a skirt and jacket is standing on the left and a man in collared shirt and slacks is standing on the right. Houses are visible in the distant background. The children are identified as the kindergarten class from El Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas.
[Photograph of Choir at El Divino Salvador]
Photograph of a choir at El Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas. The children standing in front are dressed in maroon robes with white bows and the adults standing in back are dressed in blue robes. Behind the choir is a white plank wall with a sign reading "Bien Venidos." In front of the choir are a few chairs, one with a stack of black binders sitting on top.
[Photograph of Congregation in Front of Presbyterian Church]
Photograph of the congregation of Iglesia Presbiteriana Mexicana in Corpus Christi, Texas, standing in front of the church. Children are standing in front and sitting on the street curb while adults stand behind them. The church behind the group is white with high, pointed-arch stained glass windows. The name of the church is high above the main door.
[Photograph of First Mexican Presbyterian Church]
Photograph of the exterior of First Mexican Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas. The church is white with a tower and high pointed-arch stained glass windows. Automobiles are parked on the street in front of the church.
[Photograph of First Mexican Presbyterian Church]
Photograph of First Mexican Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas. The church is white with a tower and high pointed-arch stained glass windows. "Iglesia Presbiteriana" is written high above the doorway on the tower. Automobiles are parked on the street in front.
[Photograph of Man at Desk]
Photograph of a man sitting at a desk. He is wearing pants, shirt, and tie and is being photograph through a doorway. On the desk are books and photographs and on the wall behind the desk a calendar is hung. The place is identified as El Divino Salvador Presbyterian Church in Corpus Christi, Texas.
[Photograph of Mr. Leos and Mr. Scrivner]
Photograph of J. L. Leos (left) and W. A. Scrivner standing outdoors. Mr. Leos is described as a candidate for a unknown position. The men are both wearing suits and ties and are standing on a lawn in front of an automobile and a house.
[Photograph of Mr. Leos on Beach]
Photograph of J.L. Leos on a beach in Port Aransas. He is dressed in suit, tie, and sunglasses. In the background, children are playing in the water.
[Photograph of Mr. Leos on Ferry]
Photograph of J.L. Leos on a ferry. He is dressed in suit, tie, and sunglasses and is standing next to a car. The coast and a body of water is visible in the background. Leos is described as a candidate for an unknown position.
[Photograph of Reverend Alberto Luna and Wife Exiting House]
Photograph of Reverend Alberto Luna and his wife exiting a house. Rev. Luna is dressed in slacks, collared shirt, and tie while Mrs. Luna is wearing a long, tan dress coat. The house behind them is white with wood siding and is described as being a manse. In front of the couple is a chain link fence surrounding the lawn. A large palm tree is in the left foreground.
[Portrait of unknown people at Divino Salvador]
Portrait of unknown people at Divino Salvador in Corpus Christi, Texas. There are eight young men and women posing for the camera, and other people are seated behind them. The girls are all wearing dresses, and the boys are wearing slacks and button down shirts. The following is written on the back of the photograph: "C. C. Divino Salvador B. Y. F."
[Teenagers at a church convention]
Photograph of five teenagers, three girls and two boys, at a convention at Divino Salvador in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1952. The date and location are identified on the back. They are standing between two cars, and on of the girls is standing in the open door of the white car on the left. There are trees and houses in the background.
[Texas Mexican Presbytery]
Photograph of the members of the Texas Mexican Presbytery. According to the information on the back, the gathering took place at El Divino Salvador Church in Corpus Christi, Texas in September of 1952. The men are posing in the church. There is a railing in front of them and a wall behind with a sign that says "Bien Venidos." Accompanying information identifies the following men by the numbers written on the photograph: 1. Rev. Jesse Leos, 2. Rev. J. F. Rojos, 3. Rev. Juan Cavacos, 4. Rev. R. D. Campbell, 5. Rev. Samuel Ramirez, 6. Rev. Ben Armendariz, 7. Rev. C. C. Acevedo, 8. Muñoz, 9. Rev. Isaac Olivares, 10. Jose Martinez, 11. Juan Veja, 12. Rev. Jose Martinez, 13. Manuel Garcia, 14. Isaac Morales, 15. Arcadio, 16. Rev. Francisco Rugerio, 17. Rev. Guadalupe Armendaril, 18. Rev. Jose De La Luz Guerrero, 19. Rev. Luis Hernandez, 20.Rev. J. B. Franco, 21. Pascual Guzman, 22. Rev. Juan DaLucios, 23. Rev. A. L. Sedden, 24. Issequias Pimentel, 26. Rev. Alberto Luna, 28. Manuel Quintania, 30. Rev. G. M. Valenzuela, 31. Rev. Diego Vera, 32. Esequil Caseres, 34. Rev. Bernarndino Del Pozo, 36. Rev. Ismaiel Maldonado.
[Three Young Men Standing in Front of a Window Outside]
Photograph of three young Hispanic men standing outside in front of a stone building. The men are all smiling at the camera and wearing suits; one is holding a stack of papers. There is a large half-round window behind the men, and the building is lined with a small garden. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Robstown 2 Tex-Mex boys, Roberto Fernández, 1 Kingsville boy help in Mexican congregation".
[Two Women Dressed for Church]
Photograph of two ladies standing together and smiling at the camera. The women are wearing long dresses, decorative hats, and high heels. They are facing toward the right-hand side of the image. There us a two-story building lined with windows visible in the background. The image is surrounded by a decorative border, and there is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads, "Two loyal friends of the Mexican work. Mrs. W.W. Downing, Mrs. Stella Campbell of Corpus Christi".